April Scholarships


Deadline Name Eligbility Amount
 April 19 Sons of Italy Scholarship Award Process 2018:
Initial Qualifying Factor: Scholarship may be provided for any St. Johns County
high school student with a demonstrable Italian-American heritage (of any
proportion) and will be judged utilizing the following general criteria. Applicants must
currently reside in St. Johns County and plan to be in a program of study in the fall
of 2018 at an accredited institution of higher education. This includes a four-year
college or university, a two- year community college, or a vocational/technical
1. Additional Criteria:
a. Candidates will be judged based on academic achievement (minimum
3.0 in high school).
b. Recipient must be currently enrolled full-time in St. Johns County.
c. Partial preference for this scholarship is provided to students whose
parents do not have a baccalaureate degree.
d. Applicants must be of good character, and have contributed to
community, church, school, or home/family in some active
demonstrated way.
e. This scholarship criterion has a need-based, partial preference
component for a degree seeking, St. Johns County Florida resident.
Applicants with demonstrated financial need (expected family income
based on FAFSA) will also be given some consideration.
f. High school undergraduate students who demonstrate substantial
financial need, and are accepted in postsecondary educational
institutions and whose parents have not earned a baccalaureate or
higher degree, should clearly so state.
2. If there are no qualifying St. Johns County students applying, the scholarship
may be awarded to an out of St Johns County, Florida student.
3. Instructions:
a. Complete the attached application form.
b. Enclose an official high school transcript.
c. Provide two letters of recommendation from your high school
counselor and/or teachers.
d. Provide news clippings or other evidence of your activities and
participation in community support.
4. In order to be eligible for the current year, all applications and supporting
documents must be submitted to:Please see the following for information about this local scholarship:SONS OF ITALY award process 2018 REV ASONS OF ITALY scholarship applicationREV C
 April 6  Florida First Coast Coalition of Labor Union Women Eighth Annual Scholarship Award

 The CLUW scholarship is a one time scholarship for 500.00 given to a graduating hish school senior


Please see attached for more information.

Florida First Coast labor union info

 April 7  AFSA National Scholarship Essay Grant

AFSA National Scholarship Essay Grant

The AFSA National Scholarship Essay Contest is sponsored by the American Fire Sprinkler Association. Multiple awards are distributed each year.

 April 2 St Johns County Horse Council


The St Johns County Horse Council Scholarship is awarded to outstanding youth in NE Florida pursuing higher education in a college or university. The St Johns County Horse Council Scholarship is awarded to the sons and daughters of SJCHC members or to an individual SJCHC member in good standing.


1) Applicant must be a current member of the St Johns County Horse Council in good standing, either as an Individual or as part of a Family membership.

2) Applicant must be majoring in a field of study preparing them for a career in the equine industry.

3) Applicant must have demonstrated a record of activity in the equine industry prior to college application.

4) Scholarship may also be used for Graduate School or Vet School.


ST JOHNS COUNTY HORSE COUNCIL Scholarship application 2018