Ms. Trisha Scheuerman » Scholarships / Financial Aid

RESOURCE ROOM 1-238, in Student Services: Mon.-Thu. from 7:45a – 5:00p

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  • 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!

LOCAL SCHOLARSHIPS

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

Click HERE!

Federal & State Financial Aid

Florida Scholarship and Grant Programs

INFORMATION HERE!

***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.

Click here for Bright Futures FAS-FMS Eligibility Requirements


FAFSA (Free Application for Financial Student Aid)

INFORMATION and APPLY HERE! 

***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:

STEP UP FOR STUDENTS INCOME BASED SCHOLARSHIP

If you qualify for the free and reduced lunch program, you are also eligible for ACT, SAT and college application fee waivers.

FREE OR REDUCED LUNCH APPLICATION

Scholarship & Funding Sites

STATE SCHOLARSHIPS

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!

Big Future

Cappex

Chegg

CollegeScholarships.org

CollegeBoard

eCampusTours

FastWeb

Free-4U

Niche

SallieMae

Scholarships.com

Scholarship Monkey

Scholly (small monthly fee)

StudentScholarships.org

TFS Scholarships

Unigo.com

 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: 

Ms. Trisha Scheuerman

Student Services and Parent Liaison Student Services
Phone Extension: x54348
Categories: Clerical Staff

LOCAL SCHOLARSHIPS - searchable table

Scholarship 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.***
DUE DATESCHOLARSHIPAMOUNTNOTES
1/31PHADA Scholarship Program$5,000 - $7,000Must reside in a PHADA member agency throughout senior year; Minimum 3.0 GPA.
Online Application and Information
2/1The Jackie Robinson Foundation - ScholarshipAmount VariesMinority students planning to attend a 4-yr institution, minimum SAT combined 1,000 or ACT 21.
Online Only Application
2/1Will McLean Foundation Scholarship$3,000Must have skills and interests that are musically or technically oriented and related to Florida Folk Music, History or Folklore.
2/14Lions Club District 35 O Youth Exchange Scholarship$1,000Essay, max 350 words
Download Application
2/27MHS Class of '64 Scholarship$500Minimum 3.0 GPA
Mainland Exclusive
2/27MHS Class of '64 - Technical Trade Scholarship$500Minimum 2.0 GPA; must enroll in a technical trade program in 2020
Mainland Exclusive
2/28Beta Delta Lambda Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity$1,000Male students only, Minimum 3.0 GPA, TYPED application.
Download Application
2/29Regions Bank - Regions Riding Forward Scholarship$5,000Online Only Application
3/2Clarence and Grace Waterson ScholarshipAmount VariesMinimum 2.0 GPA, financial need
Online Only Application
3/2D.B.S.R. Automotive Scholarship$1,000Minimum 2.0 GPA, education field must be related to the automotive industry
3/27Buc Pride Never Dies - Vince Carter's Embassy of Hope Foundation$1,500Exclusive to MHS, Minimum 3.0 GPA, Minimum 2yrs involved with basketball, volleyball or band, must be accepted to a 2yr or 4yr college/university
3/27Believing In Your Dreams - Vince Carter's Embassy of Hope Foundation$1,500Minimum 3.0 GPA, Minimum 2yrs involved with basketball, volleyball or band
3/27Historical Society of Central Florida - John Young History Maker Scholarship$2,500Online Only Application
3/31American Legion Riders Chapter 267 Scholarship$1,000Student should be a child of an active duty military member, military veteran or a member of the ROTC program
4/1Port Orange Community Trust Amount VariesMust be a Port Orange resident, minimum 3.2 GPA, documented community service
4/1The @HBCUALUM Scholarship$500Plan to enroll in an HBCU, Minimum 3.0 GPA
Online Only Application
4/1VASA Educational Scholarship$500For students pursuing teaching career
4/10Darcy Akers Scholarship Fund, Inc.4yr renewable, Amount VariesMust be in the top 15% of class by rank, Online Application and Information
4/30Schyler E. Howard - Boys or Girls Track Scholarship$250Minimum 3.0 GPA, Senior member of MHS Track Team
4/30Wyndsor M. Howard - Girls Soccer Scholarship$250Minimum 3.0 GPA, Female Senior member of the MHS Soccer Team
5/1Daytona State College Principal Award$500Minimum 2.0 GPA, enrolling in DSC within one year of graduation
5/4American Muslim Alliance of Florida - Scholarship Opportunity$500 and $1,000Minimum 3.0 GPA, open to students of all faith and race who will be attending college full time
OngoingDSC: S-STAR (STEM) Scholarship$2,750.00 per semesterMinimum 3.0 GPA
Online Application