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SEPTEMBER 2018

2018-2019 I AM MDC Day Scholarship
  • Deadline: September 06, 2018
  • Website: View Information
  • Scholarship Amount: Up to $1,000
  • Description:

    Each year on Sept. 6, I AM MDC Day recognizes and celebrates the life-changing impact Miami Dade College has made on students and our community since our founding in 1960. We use this occasion to raise essential funds to support students and programs of MDC, which includes the I AM MDC Scholarship.

2018-2019 Miami Bayside Foundation Scholarship
  • Deadline: September 14, 2018
  • Document: View Document
  • Scholarship Amount: Up to $2,000
  • Description:

    Scholarship for City of Miami residents with an interest in business, leadership, and/or entrepreneurship.

JULY 2018

Florida Peanut Producers Association Scholarship
  • Deadline: July 01, 2018
  • Document: View Document
  • Scholarship Amount: $1,200
  • Description:

    The Florida Peanut Producers Association is pleased to announce the opening of their 2018 Scholarship Award Program, effective April 1, 2018. Two $1,200 scholarships will be awarded to deserving high school seniors and/or college students.

Awards

  • Board of Trustees Award
    Awarded to students who are graduating with an A.A. and planning on transferring to a four-year university.
  • Bright Futures
    A lottery-funded scholarship program that rewards students for their academic achievement.
  • American Dream
    An MDC award that covers the in-state portion of tuition for two years of courses for all Miami Dade high school graduates who qualify.

ONGOING

UNCF Scholarships
  • Deadline: Ongoing
  • Website: View Information
  • Scholarship Amount: Varies
  • Description: Welcome to the UNCF scholarships, programs, internships, and fellowships website. UNCF manages various scholarship programs and each program has its own eligibility criteria, open/close dates and required documentation. To apply for a UNCF scholarship, you must apply through the on-line application process. As many of the UNCF scholarships require that the scholarship recipient applies for Federal Student Aid, it is recommended that applicants complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
Miami Bayside Foundation/Commissioner Willy Gort Scholarship
  • Deadline: Ongoing
  • Document: View Document
  • Scholarship Amount: Varies
  • Description: The scholarship is independently managed by the Miami Bayside Foundation (MBF) who receives processes, and evaluates applications. All information and academic records submitted in the application process are kept in strict confidence and retained by the Miami Bayside Foundation.
Walmart Associate Scholarships
  • Deadline: Ongoing
  • Website: View Information
  • Scholarship Amount: Varies
  • Description: The Walmart Foundation offers scholarship programs that benefit qualified Walmart associates and their high school senior dependents.
Publix Tuition Reimbursement
  • Deadline: Ongoing
  • Website: View Information
  • Scholarship Amount: Up to $3,200 per year; 4 year maximum
  • Description: Our tuition reimbursement program not only covers traditional graduate and undergraduate degree-seeking students in appropriate areas of study, it also covers some individual courses, online programs, and technical training. Publix does not limit participation to full-time associates. Any associate with six months of continuous service who works an average of 10 hours a week is eligible to participate with his or her manager's approval.
Braman Family Completion Scholarship
  • Deadline: CLOSED
  • Document: View Document
  • Scholarship Amount: $1,000
Southern Scholarship Foundation