All Opportunities

The Spring 2020 application will open on August 19, 2019 and close on September 25, 2019. If your application has already been submitted for the 2019-20 academic year and includes a completed Letter of Recommendation, please be sure “Spring 2020” has been selected on the first question of the application. You may make updates and changes to your application at any time.

If you submitted an application for the Fall 2018, Spring 2019, or Summer 2019 term(s), please be advised that you will need to log in and fill out the new application for the 2019-2020 academic year beginning April 1, 2019 to ensure that you are considered for all of the scholarships for which you qualify. You may make updates and changes to your application at any time.

Scholarship applicants are notified via email regarding the outcome of their application.

St. Petersburg College is committed to equal access/equal opportunity in its programs, activities, and employment. For additional information visit www.spcollege.edu/eaeo.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Varies F.E. Lykes Foundation Music Scholarship Fund
The F.E. Lykes Foundation Music Scholarship provides financial assistance to Music majors attending St. Petersburg College enrolled in music...
The F.E. Lykes Foundation Music Scholarship provides financial...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Father Harry G. Williams Memorial Scholarship Fund
Established in memory of Father Harry Williams, beloved husband of former SPC Program Director Trudy Williams, this scholarship is for students...
Established in memory of Father Harry Williams, beloved husband of...
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  • Award: Varies
$1,000/ year ($500/term) Fernandez-Zalupski Scholarship
This scholarship was established to provide assistance to First Generation students pursing a credential at SPC. Recipients of this scholarship...
This scholarship was established to provide assistance to First...
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  • Award: $1,000/ year ($500/term)
$1,000 per year ($500 per term) FGCU/SPC Distance Learning Partnership for Scholarships
The purpose of the FGCU/SPC Distance Learning Partnership for Scholarships is to provide financial assistance for Department of Corrections...
The purpose of the FGCU/SPC Distance Learning Partnership for...
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  • Award: $1,000 per year ($500 per term)
Varies Fleur De Lis Stannard Endowed Nursing Scholarship Fund
Established by William A. and Jane Stannard Emerson of St Pete College Classes 1941 and 1942 respectively to honor Jane’s mother Fleur de Lis...
Established by William A. and Jane Stannard Emerson of St Pete College...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Flora Sam Britton Scholarship for SPC Women Athletics
Established by Flora Sam Britton through her will, this scholarship is available to students demonstrating athletic achievement in women’s...
Established by Flora Sam Britton through her will, this scholarship is...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Florence C. Weigle Scholarship Fund
This scholarship provides financial assistance to SPC students, full or part-time, in any field at any campus. Recipients must acknowledge the...
This scholarship provides financial assistance to SPC students, full or...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Florence Coles Ballenger Endowed Scholarship Fund
Established in 1999 from the estate of longtime educator, volunteer and friend of SPC, Florence Coles Ballenger, this scholarship provides...
Established in 1999 from the estate of longtime educator, volunteer and...
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  • Award: Varies
$1,400 ($700/term) Florida Association of Insurance Agents "Good Works" Scholarship Fund
This scholarship was established by the Good Works Fund of the Florida Association of Insurance Agents to support SPC students enrolled in the...
This scholarship was established by the Good Works Fund of the Florida...
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  • Award: $1,400 ($700/term)
Varies Florida Blue Nursing Scholarship Fund
This scholarship provides financial assistance to nursing students at St. Petersburg College from low socio-economic backgrounds. Recipients must...
This scholarship provides financial assistance to nursing students at...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Florida Institute of CPAs (FICPA) - Suncoast Chapter Scholarship Fund
Scholarship available to full or part-time accounting students at any campus of SPC. Recipients must acknowledge the award in order to ensure...
Scholarship available to full or part-time accounting students at any...
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  • Award: Varies
$1,250 Annually ($500/Fall, $500/Spring, $250/Summer) Fostering Achievement Scholarship Fund
These scholarships have been established to provide financial assistance to St. Petersburg College students who have aged out of the foster care...
These scholarships have been established to provide financial assistance...
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  • Award: $1,250 Annually ($500/Fall, $500/Spring, $250/Summer)
4,000 Foundation Partners Group Scholarship
This scholarship has been created to financially assist St. Petersburg College students who are enrolled or enrolling in the Funeral Services...
This scholarship has been created to financially assist St. Petersburg...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: 4,000
Varies Freddie Walton, Jr. Scholarship Fund
The Freddie Walton, Jr., Memorial was established by his teacher, Don Davis at SPC. Freddie was destined for high success and a marvelous career in...
The Freddie Walton, Jr., Memorial was established by his teacher, Don...
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  • Award: Varies
$2,000 academic year ($1,000/term) Gabe Cazares Memorial Scholarship Fund
This scholarship was established by the Intercultural Advocacy Institute and the Hispanic Leadership Council to honor the memory of Gabe Cazares,...
This scholarship was established by the Intercultural Advocacy Institute...
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  • Award: $2,000 academic year ($1,000/term)
$1,000 per year ($500 per term) Gail Kasson Memorial Scholarship Fund
The Gail Kasson Memorial Scholarship, established by the Central Pinellas Rotary Club, will enhance educational opportunities for Nursing students...
The Gail Kasson Memorial Scholarship, established by the Central...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000 per year ($500 per term)
$500 per year General Dynamics Scholarship Fund
This scholarship provides assistance to minority students with demonstrated financial need, with preference given to engineering students. ...
This scholarship provides assistance to minority students with...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500 per year
$300 per term Genevieve E. Groszko Memorial Nursing Scholarship Fund
Established in memory of Genevieve Groszko to assist nursing students with demonstrated financial need who are full or part-time and attending any...
Established in memory of Genevieve Groszko to assist nursing students...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $300 per term
Varies Gerald Ramsberger Memorial Scholarship Fund (Sponsored by the Class of 1980)
Established by the Gibbs High School Class of 1980 in memory of long-time SPC instructor, Gerald Ramsberger. Recipients must be graduating seniors...
Established by the Gibbs High School Class of 1980 in memory of...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Geraldine C. Turner Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to assist AA and AS degree seeking students at the St. Petersburg College Gibbs and Clearwater campuses. Student...
The purpose of this scholarship is to assist AA and AS degree seeking...
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  • Award: Varies
$500 per year Gibbs Junior College Alumni Association Scholarship Fund
This scholarship was established by the Gibbs Junior College Alumni Association. Provides assistance to full-time students at the Gibbs Campus of...
This scholarship was established by the Gibbs Junior College Alumni...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500 per year
Varies Golden Fund
Recipients of Golden Fund scholarships must be graduates of an accredited veterinary technology program with a minimum 3.3 GPA. Candidates must...
Recipients of Golden Fund scholarships must be graduates of an...
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  • Award: Varies
$500 GTE Financial - Building Leaders Through Education Scholarship
The GTE Financial – Building Leaders Through Education Scholarship has been created to provide financial assistance to students attending St....
The GTE Financial – Building Leaders Through Education Scholarship has...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500
Varies Gulfport Optimist Club Scholarship Fund
An applicant must be a resident of Gulfport for the last 2 years and a graduating high school senior or current SPC student who graduated from high...
An applicant must be a resident of Gulfport for the last 2 years and a...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies H. J. Free Nursing Scholarship Fund
Established to provide assistance to nursing students with demonstrated financial need at St. Petersburg College. Recipients must acknowledge the...
Established to provide assistance to nursing students with demonstrated...
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  • Award: Varies
$500 per term H. Scott Belcher Endowed Scholarship
Established by SPC graduates, Charles E. and Eileen H. Belcher, to honor their son. This scholarship will provide financial assistance to needy...
Established by SPC graduates, Charles E. and Eileen H. Belcher, to honor...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500 per term
$500 per year Harlan and Margaret G. Gregory Scholarship Fund
Established by the then Chairman of the SPC Board of Trustees, Mr. Thomas Gregory, in honor of his parents. Scholarship is for a full-time Gibbs...
Established by the then Chairman of the SPC Board of Trustees, Mr....
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500 per year
Varies Harry & Odessa Tevis Scholarship Fund
This scholarship provides assistance to students at SPC with demonstrated financial need. Recipients must acknowledge the award in order to ensure...
This scholarship provides assistance to students at SPC with...
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  • Award: Varies
$2,000 per year ($1,000 per term) Hayward Foundation Scholarship Fund
Available to SPC nursing students with financial need. Recipient must express the intent of remaining in Pinellas County for at least two years...
Available to SPC nursing students with financial need. Recipient must...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $2,000 per year ($1,000 per term)
Varies Hazel Marie Martyn Endowed Memorial Scholarship Fund
This scholarship was established to provide financial assistance to a student studying vocal music. Applicants must be studying at the St Pete...
This scholarship was established to provide financial assistance to a...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Healthcare Scholarship Fund
This fund is to provide financial assistance to students pursuing careers in the health and allied fields. Recipients must acknowledge the award...
This fund is to provide financial assistance to students pursuing...
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  • Award: Varies
$1,000 per year ($500 per term) Helen & Mildred Goldman Sign Language Interpreter Scholarship Fund
Established by Barbara Carroll to honor the memory of two sisters: her mother, Helen, who was deaf, and her Aunt Mildred and the lifetime bond they...
Established by Barbara Carroll to honor the memory of two sisters: her...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000 per year ($500 per term)
$2,500 per year ($1,250 per term) Helen K. Leslie Scholarship Fund
Established by past SPC Foundation Board chairman, business owner, and 2003 SPC Honorary degree recipient, Helen K. Leslie. Scholarships recipients...
Established by past SPC Foundation Board chairman, business owner, and...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $2,500 per year ($1,250 per term)
$500 per year Helen Ormsby Day '29 Scholarship in Education
This scholarship was established in tribute to Helen Ormsby Day, a member of SPC’s first graduating class in 1929, and a very successful teacher in...
This scholarship was established in tribute to Helen Ormsby Day, a...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500 per year
Varies Helios Education Foundation First Generation Scholarship Fund
Provides financial support for tuition, books and fees to students in good standing at St. Petersburg College who meet the eligibility requirements...
Provides financial support for tuition, books and fees to students in...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Henry Ohrns and Mary Hume Ohrns Scholarship Fund
Established by a trust agreement to provide funds for scholarships to St. Petersburg College students. Recipients must have a demonstrated...
Established by a trust agreement to provide funds for scholarships to...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Hillsborough Animal Health Foundation Veterinary Technician Scholarship Fund
Established for veterinary technician students who are residents of Hillsborough County enrolled as traditional or distance learning students....
Established for veterinary technician students who are residents of...
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  • Award: Varies
$750 per year Honorable William C. Cramer Memorial Scholarship Fund
Recipients of The Honorable William C. Cramer Memorial Scholarship must be graduates of a Pinellas County high school and be enrolled as a...
Recipients of The Honorable William C. Cramer Memorial Scholarship must...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $750 per year
Varies Hospitality & Tourism Management Scholarship Fund
Established by funds raised by the Pinellas County Hotel/Motel Association, this scholarship aids Hospitality & Tourism students with tuition for...
Established by funds raised by the Pinellas County Hotel/Motel...
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  • Award: Varies
up to $1,500 Hugh J. Panton Memorial Endowed Scholarship
The Hugh J. Panton Memorial Endowed Scholarship was established by Hanger, Inc., in honor of the memory of Hugh J. Panton, and the legacy left by...
The Hugh J. Panton Memorial Endowed Scholarship was established by...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: up to $1,500
Varies I Am 4 Arts U Can B 2 Scholarship Fund
Established by Diane Nelson and friends of the arts to provide assistance to students with demonstrated financial need, a 3.0 GPA and a commitment...
Established by Diane Nelson and friends of the arts to provide...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Indian Rocks Beach Civic Association Scholarship Fund
This scholarship is available to full or part-time SPC students who reside full-time in Indian Rocks Beach. Students must have a minimum GPA of...
This scholarship is available to full or part-time SPC students who...
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  • Award: Varies
$2,400 per year ($1,200 per term) Information Technology (IT) Security Scholarship Fund
The Information Technology (IT) Security Scholarship provides financial assistance for students enrolled in the Information Technology (IT)...
The Information Technology (IT) Security Scholarship provides financial...
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  • Award: $2,400 per year ($1,200 per term)
Varies Irene and Ben Yager Endowed Scholarship in Nursing
The purpose of this scholarship is to provide financial assistance for St. Petersburg College students. The student must be able to demonstrate...
The purpose of this scholarship is to provide financial assistance for...
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  • Award: Varies
$1,000 ($500/term) J. Kokolakis Contracting Scholarship
The J. Kokolakis Contracting Scholarship has been created to provide financial assistance to St. Petersburg College students who have a minimum GPA...
The J. Kokolakis Contracting Scholarship has been created to provide...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000 ($500/term)
Varies Jackaline Dunlap Scholarship Fund
The Jackaline Dunlap Scholarship provides financial assistance for students in the College of Education. Recipients must acknowledge the award in...
The Jackaline Dunlap Scholarship provides financial assistance for...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Jackie Seslar Memorial Scholarship Fund
Established by Deborah Seslar Boyle in tribute to the memory of her beloved mother, Jackie Seslar, this scholarship provides assistance for...
Established by Deborah Seslar Boyle in tribute to the memory of her...
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  • Award: Varies
$2,000 per year ($1,000 per term) James E. Mortensen Scholarship for Under Represented Groups in the College of Education
Applicants must be pursuing a degree in education and be “under represented” as defined by the St. Petersburg College of Education. Applicants may...
Applicants must be pursuing a degree in education and be “under...
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  • Award: $2,000 per year ($1,000 per term)
$4,000 per year ($2,000 per term) James E. Thompson, MD and Jane B. Thompson, RN Nursing Scholarship Fund
Given by their children in honor of parents, James and Jane Thompson, for SPC nursing students who have two years of prior healthcare experience....
Given by their children in honor of parents, James and Jane Thompson,...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $4,000 per year ($2,000 per term)
Varies James V. and Antoinette Ambrose Scholarship Fund
This scholarship is available to Pinellas County residents who are enrolled either full or part-time at St. Petersburg College. Recipients must...
This scholarship is available to Pinellas County residents who are...
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  • Award: Varies