$30,000
Avg. Amount Awarded
339
Days
October 21 2019
Application Deadline
4
Awarded last year
Yes
Renewable
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Description

The Barnes Scholarships were established in 1999 to help college-bound teens who are high academic achievers, who have overcome significant obstacles in their lives and who have financial need. Each of the four winners is eligible to receive up to $15,000 per year for four years to attend any nationally accredited non-profit college or university. The scholarship may be used to pay for expenses related to the cost of college attendance. The students must be enrolled full-time and remain in good academic standing to continue to receive the scholarship. High school seniors from these Florida counties are eligible to apply: Hernando, Pasco, Pinellas, Hillsborough. Application period: August 1 to October 21. On-line applications only.

Amount Details

$1,000
Low Amount Awarded
$15,000
High Amount Awarded
$120,000
Total Amount Awarded

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be an undergraduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university or a four-year college
  • CheckmarkMinimum 3.0 GPA
  • CheckmarkMust be at least 17 years old
  • CheckmarkMust not be older than 19 years old
  • CheckmarkCitizenship requirements: US
  • CheckmarkRestricted to single students
  • CheckmarkMust currently be a high school student
  • CheckmarkMust study full-time
  • CheckmarkRestricted to residents of Florida

How to Apply

What you'll need:

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Contact Ms. Nancy Waclawek
Scholarship Administrator
tbtschls@gmail.com
Address PO Box 1121
490 First Avenue South
St. Petersburg, FL 33731-1121