RESOURCE ROOM 1-238, in Student Services: Mon.-Thu. from 7:45a – 5:00p
Join the Remind! Group: @mhs1-238 (or text class code to 81010)
- Parent and Family Financial Aid Night Presentation, click HERE.
- Links to helpful videos that explain steps of the FAFSA.
- FAFSA “Data Keeper” page to help keep track of your FSA ID and FAFSA information, click HERE.
- Florida Financial Aid (Bright Futures) on back page.
- Looking for college specific scholarship opportunities? Check out our College News Page – we share anything the colleges send to us there!
Select by MONTH applications are DUE for a full list of available local scholarships. Links to online applications are included. Paper copies of applications and additional information available in the Resource Room 1-238 in Student Services.
NEW SCHOLARSHIPS! Check lists now!!
- FEBRUARY Scholarships – updated 1/25/20
- MARCH Scholarships – updated 1/25/20
- APRIL Scholarships – updated 1/25/20
- MAY Scholarships – updated 1/25/20
- Copies of paper applications available in Resource Room.
- Searchable table showing all local scholarships available at bottom of page
Volunteer Scholarships & Internship Programs
Federal & State Financial Aid
Florida Scholarship and Grant Programs
***This opens October 1st of your SENIOR Year for you to apply. We will work with the students for registration, please DO NOT register early, it will cause issues with your student profile.***
You can check your Bright Futures eligibility progress throughout your 9th-12th grade years HERE. You will need to know your Social Security # as this is how the FLDOE links your records to the award. If we do not have your SS# on file, you will need to provide a copy to your guidance counselor so your students records can be updated.
FAFSA (Free Application for Financial Student Aid)
***Applications are available October 1st of your SENIOR Year for you to apply. Applications completed before OCT 1st are not for the correct year.***
Video Tutorial on the 7 Easy Steps to the FAFSA – click HERE!
Do you receive free or reduced lunch? If so, you may qualify for:
If you qualify for the free and reduced lunch program, you are also eligible for ACT, SAT and college application fee waivers.
Scholarship & Funding Sites
Florida Trend’s NEXT Magazine (Prizes, Tips, Tools, Information)
ESA Foundation (Various Florida Scholarships)
SCHOLARSHIP SEARCH SITES
Create profiles at these free search sites to find the perfect scholarships for you!
Scholly (small monthly fee)
Are you a JUNIOR? There are scholarships that YOU can apply for!
Click HERE to search!
For applications, assistance with submissions or questions, please see:
LOCAL SCHOLARSHIPS - searchable tableScholarship applications and additional information are available in the Resource Room 1-238, in Student Services.
***Refer to application for COMPLETE list of qualifications and submission requirements.***
|1/31||PHADA Scholarship Program||$5,000 - $7,000||Must reside in a PHADA member agency throughout senior year; Minimum 3.0 GPA.
Online Application and Information
|2/1||The Jackie Robinson Foundation - Scholarship||Amount Varies||Minority students planning to attend a 4-yr institution, minimum SAT combined 1,000 or ACT 21.
Online Only Application
|2/1||Will McLean Foundation Scholarship||$3,000||Must have skills and interests that are musically or technically oriented and related to Florida Folk Music, History or Folklore.|
|2/14||Lions Club District 35 O Youth Exchange Scholarship||$1,000||Essay, max 350 words
|2/27||MHS Class of '64 Scholarship||$500||Minimum 3.0 GPA
|2/27||MHS Class of '64 - Technical Trade Scholarship||$500||Minimum 2.0 GPA; must enroll in a technical trade program in 2020
|2/28||Beta Delta Lambda Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity||$1,000||Male students only, Minimum 3.0 GPA, TYPED application.
|2/29||Regions Bank - Regions Riding Forward Scholarship||$5,000||Online Only Application|
|3/2||Clarence and Grace Waterson Scholarship||Amount Varies||Minimum 2.0 GPA, financial need
Online Only Application
|3/2||D.B.S.R. Automotive Scholarship||$1,000||Minimum 2.0 GPA, education field must be related to the automotive industry|
|3/27||Buc Pride Never Dies - Vince Carter's Embassy of Hope Foundation||$1,500||Exclusive to MHS, Minimum 3.0 GPA, Minimum 2yrs involved with basketball, volleyball or band, must be accepted to a 2yr or 4yr college/university|
|3/27||Believing In Your Dreams - Vince Carter's Embassy of Hope Foundation||$1,500||Minimum 3.0 GPA, Minimum 2yrs involved with basketball, volleyball or band|
|3/27||Historical Society of Central Florida - John Young History Maker Scholarship||$2,500||Online Only Application|
|3/31||American Legion Riders Chapter 267 Scholarship||$1,000||Student should be a child of an active duty military member, military veteran or a member of the ROTC program|
|4/1||Port Orange Community Trust||Amount Varies||Must be a Port Orange resident, minimum 3.2 GPA, documented community service|
|4/1||The @HBCUALUM Scholarship||$500||Plan to enroll in an HBCU, Minimum 3.0 GPA
Online Only Application
|4/1||VASA Educational Scholarship||$500||For students pursuing teaching career|
|4/10||Darcy Akers Scholarship Fund, Inc.||4yr renewable, Amount Varies||Must be in the top 15% of class by rank, Online Application and Information|
|4/30||Schyler E. Howard - Boys or Girls Track Scholarship||$250||Minimum 3.0 GPA, Senior member of MHS Track Team|
|4/30||Wyndsor M. Howard - Girls Soccer Scholarship||$250||Minimum 3.0 GPA, Female Senior member of the MHS Soccer Team|
|5/1||Daytona State College Principal Award||$500||Minimum 2.0 GPA, enrolling in DSC within one year of graduation|
|5/4||American Muslim Alliance of Florida - Scholarship Opportunity||$500 and $1,000||Minimum 3.0 GPA, open to students of all faith and race who will be attending college full time|
|Ongoing||DSC: S-STAR (STEM) Scholarship||$2,750.00 per semester||Minimum 3.0 GPA