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Applications due April 1 for Uncommon Friends Foundation Scholarships
10 Different Higher Education Scholarships Available to Students and Adults
Qualifications require that nominees reside in Lee, Charlotte, Collier, Glades, or Hendry Counties, need financial assistance, excel in school and/or their personal lives, and possess high quality character traits. Scholarships vary in application requirements, duration and financial amounts, while some are for specific schools such as Florida Gulf Coast University, Technical College, and PACE Center for Girls of Lee County.
Winners will be announced in May and will be honored at the Uncommon Friends Foundation's Uncommon Evening on Thursday, November 2.
UFF 2017 Scholarship Award Categories
· Berne Davis Future Teacher Scholarship for a student seeking a degree in education
· Technical College Scholarship for two terms
· Special Recognition Scholarship
· Hilliard Scholarships for seniors in Glades and Hendry Counties to attend FGCU
· Florida Prepaid College Foundation for freshmen and sophomores to attend a state college
· NEW! Health Sciences Scholarship for a student seeking a degree in health
· Lee County Bar Association Scholarship for a student seeking a law degree
· Single Parent Scholarship for to help a student who has overcome obstacles
· Veteran's Scholarship for a deserving veteran
· PACE Center for Girls of Lee County Scholarship
The Uncommon Friends Foundation is a nonprofit organization established in 1993 and dedicated to lifelong character building among today's youth and business leaders. It promotes character education in schools, ethics in the workplace, and preservation of the historic Burroughs Home & Gardens and James Newton Archives. For more information, visit http://UncommonFriends.org or call (239) 337-9503.
Uncommon Friends Foundation