• Scholarship Opportunities

    Please scroll through entire list and view month and year of due date so you don't miss opportunities! Keep checking for updates as scholarships are updated frequently!

    NOTE: As scholarships open up for new school year, they will come off "expired" status and new due date will be added!

    Last column will indicate whether you apply online or pick up an application from Mrs. Barrineau in the Guidance office.  Paper applications will have to be completed and mailed in by due date.

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Tallahassee Chapter of "The LINKS" The LINKS, Inc. (LINKS Beautillion) This scholarship is for: African American, Male, High School Seniors. Not older than 19 years. Minimum of 2.5 Unweighted GPA. Committed to academics, community service and/or leadership activities. Several opportunities for scholarships! Godby students have gotten scholarships every year! 11/20/20 - Absolute Deadline!!! Complete recommendation form at https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1cOrWAb2G7Z5fTlVw5W5rQFkhbDOWKy13D0K14NTVbBA/viewform?ts=5f752857&edit_requested=true

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The College Board Opportunity Scholarships Program Turn Your Efforts into Scholarships! The more effort you put in, the more opportunities you have to earn a scholarship. Complete 5 of the 6 actions ( Build, Practice, Strengthen, Complete & Apply) and you will earn a chance at a $40,000 scholarship. Class of 2021 will NOT need to qualify for the (Improve Your Score) scholarship to be eligible for the $40,000. scholarship. Monthly drawings to students who complete each action. See website for information! 11/2020 & 12/2020 - October, November, and December there will be be 200 "Complete the FAFSA" scholarships awarded!! Check website for multiple opportunities and deadlines. https://opportunity.collegeboard.org/

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The Bookoo Scholarship The scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and current college students attending an accredited college or university. Essay required. See the website for information and to apply. 12/01/2020 https://www.bookoo.com/scholarships

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University of Miami - George W. Jenkins Scholarship Graduating seniors who have submitted all admission requirements to the University of Miami and have filed FAFSA application by Nov. 1st. Must have a minimum of 3.75 GPA and have a significant financial need. For more information, see the website. 12/01/2020 miami.edu/jenkins

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Comcast Leaders and Achievers Scholarship Program High School Seniors. Minimum GPA of 3.0 and demonstrate financial need. Reside in a community served by Comcast, eligibility determined by zip code. For more information and to apply go to the website. 12/01/2020 learnmore.scholarsapply.org

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FAFSA - Free Application for Federal Student Aid The 2021-2022 Free Application for Federal Student Aid, or FAFSA, is available. This application allows you to see your eligibility for multiple forms of financial aid. To prepare for completing the FAFSA, note the opening day, use the correct website, gather the right materials and know what to expect during and after you submit your FAFSA. Go ahead NOW, start creating your account and filling out the information so you're ready to file on 12/1/20 or shortly after. 12/01/2020 APPLICATION OPENS!! Deadline - 06/30/21. APPLY EARLY!!! APPLY EARLY!!! FAFSA.gov - make sure you access this official website!

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Florida Bright Futures Scholarships Merit based: Florida Academic Scholars (3.5 GPA, ACT 29, SAT 1290; 100 Hours Community Service. Florida Medallion Scholars (3.0 GPA, ACT 26, SAT 1170, 75 Hours Community Service). Application Window Opens December 1st. 12/01/2020 Application Opens!!! Deadline: 08/31/2021. https://www.floridastudentfinancialaid.org

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Hispanic Heritage Youth Awards For High School Seniors of Hispanic heritage who have a minimum unweighted GPA of 3.0. Must enroll at an accredited higher education institution in 2021-2022 and be a U.S. permanent resident, U.S. citizen, or qualify under DACA. 12/06/2020 www.HispanicHeritage.org

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Burger King Scholar Program - Minimum 2.5 GPA. - High school seniors with a passion for community service. 12/15/2020 http://bkmclamorefoundation.org

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Talquin Electric Youth Tour Scholarship For Juniors ONLY! Applicants must have a close relative who is a Talquin Member in order to compete and must currently be a high school Junior in the Talquin service area. Information and how to apply has been sent through the Junior Email list-serve. 12/18/2020 Please see the Junior emails for the application and submit application by email attachment to: youthtour@talquinelectric.com

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We the Students Essay Contest Scholarship - Bill of Rights Institute Graduating Seniors! Each 500-800 word essay submission must adhere to the topics and should fully answer the question and all sub-parts. Submit electronically. For complete information and to submit essay go to: billofrightsinstitute.org. 12/2020 - Scholarship window opens. Deadline - 04/15/2021 billofrightsinstitute.org

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United States Marine Corps Naval Reserve Officers Training Corps (NROTC) Full four year scholarship worth $180,000.00. Become a U. S. Marine Officer. Complete high school and be accepted into an NROTC Unit which are located at over 150 of the nation’s leading universities and colleges. Must be US citizen, for more information and to schedule physical fitness test contact: Sergeant Bianco (850) 294-3201 12/31/2020 https://www.nrotc.navy.mil/

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OppU Achievers Scholarship Seniors with a 3.0 GPA or higher! Scholarship decisions are based solely on an applicant's essay response. Scholarship winners are selected four times a year. To apply, please go to the website. 12/31/2020 - Four opportunities to apply: September 30, 2020, December 31, 2020, March 31, 2021 and June 30, 2021. opploans.com/scholarship

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Taco Bell Live Mas' Scholarship The Live Más Scholarship is not based on your grades, no essays, no test scores, no right or wrong answers. We’re looking for the next generation of innovators, creators and dreamers who want to make a difference in the world. Submit a video (2 minutes or less in length) that tells us the story of your life’s passion. It could be a short film, animation or just a simple testimonial. This is not about how well you can make a film – we just want you to show us your passion. 2021 - 01/24/2021 https://www.tacobellfoundation.org/live-mas-scholarship/

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Johnson Scholarship Foundation This is a need-based scholarship program for degree-seeking students with disabilities attending state universities in Florida. Applicants must meet specified requirements, including completion of the Free Application for Federal Student Aid for consideration of this competitive grant. 2021 - 02/2021 - Application Opens! www.johnsonscholarship.org For application go directly to: www.jsfbz

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Centennial Scholarship - sponsored by Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Female, high school senior at Title I School (Godby High School). Minimum 3.0 GPA and demonstrate financial need. Community service is a plus as well as personal integrity and excellence academic achievement. 2021 - 01/ 2021 - Information will be posted! www.zpbnef1975.org/online-application-requirements--procedures.html

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GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Application NOW OPEN!!! High School Seniors who demonstrate leadership, drive, integrity and citizenship. Minimum 3.0 GPA and plan to enroll full-time at a four-year college or university. For more information and to apply go to the website. 2021 - 01/05/2021 www.reaganfoundation.org

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Ron Brown Scholar Program This scholarship is for African American high school seniors who excel academically, show exceptional leadership potential and make an impact in their communities through service to others. For more information and application, go to the website. 2021 - 01/09/2021 www.ronbrown.org

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The Florida Elks C. Valentine Bates Memorial HOPE Scholarship The Florida Elks Van Duren Scholarship The Elks HOPE Scholarship: Maintained 2.3 GPA, extra consideration given to students who have shouldered responsibilities such as working during high school to help support siblings or family. See website for complete information on both scholarships. 2021 - 01/10/2021 - Deadline for C. Valentine Bates Memorial HOPE Scholarship. 01/15/2021 - Deadline for the Van Duren Scholarship. floridaelks.org

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The Coolidge Scholarship OPEN ONLY TO Juniors, 11th grade students! Open to High School JUNIORS ONLY!! Full ride scholarship, can be used at any accredited American university. Coolidge Scholars are selected primarily on academic excellence and an interest in public policy. For more information and to apply, please see website. 2021 - 01/20/2021 https://coolidgescholars.org

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Davis-Putter Scholarship This is a need based scholarship for students active in movements for social and economic justice. Letters of recommendation and transcript required. The application should be completed and submitted online. For the application link, instructions and FAQs please go to the website. 2021 - 01/2021 Application Opens! http://www.davisputter.org/apply/apply-for-scholarships/

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Lockheed Martin Vocational Scholarship High School Seniors who are pursuing a degree or vocational-technical certificate at a vocational-technical school, trade school or two-year community college. Scholarship recipients are selected based on: Academic record, demonstrated leadership and participation in school and community activities. Work experience. Statement of career and educational goals and aspirations. An online recommendation. 2021 - 01/2021 Application Opens! Deadline: 03/12/2021. https://learnmore.scholarsapply.org/lmvocational/

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Bank of America Student Leaders Program Open to Juniors and Seniors. Must be able to participate in a week-long Student Leaders Summit in Washington, DC (Summer 2021). (All expenses paid. This week will be part of your 8-week experience). For complete information, see the website. 2021 - 01/29/2021 www.bankofamerica.com/studentleaders

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The HEAR Your Future Scholarship For students that are directly impacted by hearing loss (i.e. yourself, parent, sibling, etc.). Must have a 3.0 GPA or higher, be a U. S. Citizen and no criminal record. Submit 250-500 word essay. Applications must be received by U.S. Mail - SEE MS. BARRINEAU IN GUIDANCE FOR COPY OF APPLICATION. 2021 - 01/29/2021. https://www.hearfoundation.org/scholarship/apply-now/

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DeBoles-Johnson Foundation Scholarship Graduating senior with a minimum 2.0 GPA and completed 100 hours of community service. For more information and to apply, go to the website. 2021 - 01/31/2021 https://www.djfoundationinc.org/djf-scholarship
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