We are so glad that you are attending State College of Florida. The Scholarship application deadline for Fall 2016 & Spring 2017 has passed, but the application will remain open until all funds are awarded. Students who submitted their applications before the deadline will have priority. The essay should be approximately 500 words and can be copy/pasted from Microsoft Word. Incomplete applications will not be submitted for review. Please fill the application out completely.

Applying for a scholarship is as easy as 1, 2, 3.....

Step #1 - Apply to attend State College of Florida

          • Already a student or have applied to the College? Skp to step #2
          • A few days after you apply, you will receive an email with your
            SCF Connect username and password.
          • You will use that username and password for Step #2.

Step #2 - Apply for an SCF Foundation Scholarship
          • Use your username and password to complete scholarship general
            application and scholarships that are recommended for you.
          • System will match you to over 100+ scholarships based on your answers.
          • You can make updates and revisions to your application after it has been
            submitted until March 20, 2016.

Step #3 - Complete the FASFA Form
           • You may apply to the College and for a SCF Foundation Scholarship before
              your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is complete.
          • You do not have to qualify for Federal Financial Aid funding in order to be
            considered for a scholarship, but information obtained from FAFSA is used to
            make decisions for scholarship awarded by the SCF Foundation.
          • You do not have to complete a FAFSA form to qualify for merit based

If you have any questions, please email Allison Nash at nasha@scf.edu for further information.

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For more information about the Foundation scholarship program, contact

Allison Nash
Scholarship Coordinator
State College of Florida Foundation, Inc.
P.O. Box 1849,
Bradenton, FL 34206
Fax: 941-753-0853