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Senior Scholarship Boot Camp

Attention Class of 2024! This is your chance to get assistance locating and writing scholarship applications. Each year our community awards thousands of dollars in scholarships to seniors for a variety of reasons. You can't receive college scholarship money if you do not complete an application!

Scholarship Boot Camp Information:

  • Where: Media Center at New Smyrna Beach High School
  • When: January 18, 2024
  • Time: 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
  • Students who wish to participate must register in the Counseling Office.
  • Please contact Ms. Raquel Heath, Counseling Director, if you have any questions.

NEW SMYRNA BEACH HIGH SCHOOL SENIOR SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIES for 2023-2024

Please note that scholarship opportunities will be updated daily!

Below is a list of local scholarship opportunities for the 2023-2024 school year. Please note that the scholarships offered are only for New Smyrna Beach High School Seniors.

Please read the requirements carefully and provide all the requested information.  Students are encouraged to apply as early as possible. Please continue to visit our website to check on any additional scholarship opportunities as they become available. The application submission deadline is March 8, 2024.  Please note that some scholarships have special deadline dates.

Scholarship Boot Camp – Get a jump on applying for local scholarships by attending the Boot Camp on Thursday, January 18, 2024 in the Media Center. Get help completing the application and writing your essay. Be sure to bring a flash drive, a rough draft of your essay and a copy of the Scholarship Booklet, with the scholarships highlighted, that you want to apply for.

Do not forget to sign-up for your Senior Scholarship Boot Camp session in the Counseling Office.

SCHOLARSHIPS WITH A DIFFERENT DEADLINE AND/OR SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION

City of New Smyrna Beach Juneteenth Scholarship Due Date May 1, 2024

https://www.cityofnsb.com/1441/Juneteenth-scholarship

GuidanceCounselorJuneteenthScholarshipForm.pdf

ScholarshipChecklist.pdf

JuneteenthScholarshipFlyer.jpg

2024 "Believing in Your Dreams" Scholarship Application Deadline is Friday, March 22, 2024, Must have played in Basketball, Volleyball and/or been an active member of High School Band for at least two years.

Please stop by the Counseling Office and Pick up the application from Mrs. Heath

2024 Lions Clubs District 35-0 Youth Exchange Scholarship Deadline is February 9, 2024

YESTF APPLICATION FORM 2024.pdf

AAUW Scholarship Deadline is February 28, 2024

AAUWScholarship.pdf

Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. Beta Delta Lambda Chapter Special Application Deadline is Thursday February 29, 2024

BDLScholarshipPacket2023-2024.pdf

ANNA LOU LUZNAR MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION

AnnaLouLuznarMemorialScholarship-2024Application.pdf

BAM MICROSOFT SCHOLARSHIP - DEADLINE IS MARCH 15, 2024

https://app.goingmerry.com/scholarships/bam-microsoft-scholarship/15099

CAPS APPLICATION Deadline is March 8, 2024

NSBCAPSScholarshipApplication2024.odt

David Bigman Memorial Scholarship Deadline is March 25, 2024

DavidBigmanMemorialScholarshipcriteria002.pdf

Daytona Beach Alumnae Chapter Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. Deadline is March 31, 2024

DBACScholarshipChecklist2024.pdf

2024 Scholarships | DaytonaBeachDeltas

Daytona Beach Street Rod Automotive Scholarship Deadline is March 8, 2024

DaytonaBeachStreetRodAutomotiveScholarship.pdf

Edgewater Alliance Church Higher Education Scholarship Application

2023-2024EACHigherEdScholarship.pdf

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY SCHOLARSHIP - DEADLINE IS MARCH 31, 2024

https://bold.org/scholarships/equal-opportunity-scholarship/

Florida Sheriffs Association Scholarships Deadline is February 28, 2024

https://www.flsheriffs.org/law-enforcement-programs/our-programs/student-scholarships

LOCKHEED MARTIN SCHOLARSHIPS

https://lockheedmartin.com/vocational

https://lockheedmartin.com/en-us/who-we-are/communities/stem-education/lm-scholarship-program.html

Matt Buth Foundation Scholarship Deadline is March 31, 2024

MBF-Scholarship-Application-Rec-4-2023.pdf

MILDRED E. SMALL AND ROBERT D. TOYE SCHOLARSHIP TRUST APPLICATION DEADLINE MARCH 25, 2024

MildredESmallandRobertDToyeScholarship.pdf

MLK 2024 Scholarship Application Deadline is December 8, 2023

MLK 2024 Scholarship application packet22.doc

NHBW VOLUSIA COUNTY CHAPTER SCHOLARSHIP FOR HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS 2024 - DEADLINE IS APRIL 1, 2024

NHBWVolusiaCountyChapterScholarshipLetter20241.pdf

Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc Omicron Omicron Chapter 2024 Scholarship - Deadline May 3, 2024

OmegaPsiPhiFraternityIncOmicronOmicronChapter2024Scholarship.pdf

OVERCOMING ADVERSITY - JACK TERRY MEMORIAL SCHOLARHSIP - DEADLINE FEB. 29, 2024

https://bold.org/scholarships/overcoming-adversity-jack-terry-memorial-scholarship/

PAT MILLER VOLUNTEER SCHOLARSHIP AWARD 2024- DEADLINE IS EXTENDED TO APRIL 1, 2024

PAT_MILLER_VOLUNTEER_SCHOLARSHIP_AWARD2024.pdf

PEABODY AUDITORIUM FOUNDATION SCHOLRSHIP - DEADLINE IS MARCH 29, 2024

PeabodyFoundation2024ScholarshipApplication.pdf

Pilot Club of Halifax Scholarship - Deadline May 15, 2024

PilotScholarshipApplication2024.pdf

Rotary Club of Daytona Beach Scholarships - Deadline Noon on Friday, April 12, 2024

RotaryInteractScholarshipApplication2024.pdf

RotaryCommunityScholarship2024.pdf

RotaryJSaxtonLloydScholarship20241.pdf

SAE INTERNATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP

Scholarships - Participate - SAE International - Participate with SAE - SAE Engineering Scholarships

SAMSULA WOMAN'S CLUB SCHOLARSHIP

SamsulaWomansClub2024ScholarshipApplication.pdf

SCORENAVIGATOR FINANCIAL LITERACY SCHOLARSHIP

https://bold.org/scholarships/scorenavigator-financial-literacy-scholarship/

SELF-HELP CREDIT UNION 2024 SCHOLARSHIP - DEADLINE SUNDAY, MARCH 31, 2024

SHCU 2024 Scholarship

SouthEast Vocational Education Resources Scholarship Application Deadline is March 8, 2024

SEVER Standard Scholarship Application.pdf

SMYRNA SURFARI CLUB SCHOLARSHIP - DEADLINE IS MARCH 31, 2024

2024-SmyrnaSurfariScholarshipApplication_.docx

THE HAGAN SCHOLARSHIP

https://haganscholarships.org/

THE LINKS, INC. DAYTONA BEACH CHAPTER SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION - DEADLINE IS APRIL 4, 2024

PLEASE EMAIL SCHOLARSHIP TO THE EMAIL BELOW

TheLinksIncDaytonaBeachChapterScholarshipApplication.pdf

DBLinks.Scholarship@gmail.com

THE ORMOND BEACH CHAMBER OF COMMERCE ROB RIDDER SCHOLARSHIP - DEADLINE APRIL 4, 2024

OBCCRobRidderScholarshipApplication2024docx.pdf

OBCCRobRidderScholarshipGuidelines2024.pdf

Volusia CEC Transition Scholarship - Deadline is April 1, 2024

2023-2024TransitionScholarshipApplication-VolusiaCEC.doc

Scholarships

AdventHealth NSB Foundation - Charles & Elaine Falls Meyer Nursing Scholarship

1.  Packet must be 1 complete PDF file, call 386-424-5015 if instructions needed.

2.  Standard Application

3.  GPA Required

4.  Good citizenship

5.  Short essay

6.  SAT or ACT Score

7.  Student must be pursuing a nursing degree

8.  Show financial need

9.  Email completed application to the attention of:  AdventHealth NSB Foundation – Charles & Elaine Falls Meyer Nursing Scholarship to renee.andrus@adventhealth.com

AdventHealth NSB Health Education Scholarship

1.  Completed Standard Application

2. GPA Required

3.  Must have SAT or ACT Score

4.  Good Citizenship

5.  Financial Need

6.  Short essay on what prompted Health Field interest

7.  Student pursuing Health Field Degree

8.  Packet must be 1 complete PDF File

9.  Email completed application to the attention of:  AdventHealth NSB Health Education Scholarship to Georgia.foster@adventhealth.com

Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Beta Delta Lambda Chapter Scholarship

1.  Completed Special Application located on NSB High Schools website under Scholarships – Deadline is February 29, 2024.

2.  Current high school transcripts. (Please highlight academic courses and test scores for Junior and Senior years.)

3.  Biographical essay (100 words/full page minimum typed).

4.  Two letters of recommendation that includes comments about community service, civic engagement and citizenship.

Completed applications must be pos marked no later than Thursday, February 29, 2024.  Please forward all application materials to the following address:  Beta Delta Lambda Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha, APA Scholarship Committee, P.O. Box 9443, Daytona Beach, FL  32120

Alliance of Christian Women of the Minerva Civic Center

1.  Standard Application

2.  GPA 3.0 and above

3.  SAT and ACT Scores

4.  Financial need strongly considered

5.  Good Citizenship

6.  Student issued transcript

7.  Essay of 500 Words – Topic:  What random acts of kindness could you do to make this world a better place?

8.  Mail completed application via first class mail to:  Jacqueline Stratton, 1213 Enterprise Ave., New Smyrna Beach, FL  32168

Aguiar Scholarship for Pops and Mom

1.  Completed Standard Application

2.  GPA Required

3.  Must have SAT or ACT Score

4.  Financial need

5.  Applied for financial aid

6.  Short essay of what this would mean to you

7.  Email completed application to the attention of:  Gilly Aguiar to gillyaguiar44@gmail.com

Alpha Delta Kappa Sorority Scholarship

1.  Standard NSBHS Application

2.  Minimum 2.5 GPA

3.  Must have SAT and/or ACT score

4.  Identify financial need

5.  List community volunteerism & identify community service hours

6.  List school leadership roles & positions

7.  List school/community clubs

8.  Short essay including:  “How will this scholarship assist you?”

9.  Mail completed application packet via first class mail to:  Linda Cuthbert, 1810 Red Rock Rd., New Smyrna Beach, FL  32168

American Legion Auxiliary Unit 285, Edgewater, FL

1.  Standard Application

2.  GPA Required

3.  SAT or ACT Score

4.  Financial Need

5.  Good Citizenship

6.  Student issued transcript

7.  Short Essay – Prompt:  Please explain how your experience volunteering and participating in community service has shaped your perspective on humanity.  Elaborate on how these experiences have influenced your future ambitions and career choice.  Describe how volunteer, community service or extra-curricular activities have shaped who you are today and what it has taught you.  May also include future educational plans and career goals. (250-500 words)

8.  Mail completed application via first class mail to:  Bettye Jo Mackiewicz – Scholarship App 2024, C/O American Legion 4497, S. Hwy 1, Edgewater, FL  32141

American Legions Son Post 17

1.  Standard Application

2.  GPA Required

3.  Financial Need

4.  Good Citizenship

5.  Short Essay

6.  Student Interest

7.  Are Parents a Veteran

8.  Mail completed application via first class mail to:  American Legion Sons Post 17, 619 Canal St., New Smyrna Beach, FL  32168

Anglers Yacht Club Scholarship

1.  Standard Application

2.  GPA Required

3.  SAT/ACT must be listed

4.  Financial need considered

5.  Citizenship/School Participation

6.  Student issued transcript

7.  Essay must be submitted

8.  Preference given to students who will return to give back to local community

9.  Email completed application, to the attention of:  AYC Scholarship to:  ANGLERSSCHOLARSHIPFUND@gmail.com

Anna Lou Luznar Memorial Scholarship

1.  Submit completed Anna Lou Luznar Memorial Scholarship on the NSB Website

2.  Letter of recommendation from a community leader

3.  Letter of recommendation from a teacher

4.  Letter of acceptance to any institute of higher learning

5.  Essay about your community service

6.  Email completed application, to the attention of:  Scholarship Chairman to:  samsulawomansclub@aol.com or Mail completed application via first class mail to:  Samsula Woman’s Club, P.O. Box 1635, New Smyrna Beach, FL  32170

Annual Melissa Bassett Memorial Scholarship

1.  Standard Application

2.  GPA

3.  Financial Need

4.  Transcript

5.  Short Essay

6.  Career Interest

7.  Family Masonic connection if any

8.  Email completed application, to the attention of:  Bryan Bassett to bryanbassett4@gmail.com

Annual NSB Garden Club Scholarship

1.  Standard Application

2.  GPA of 3.0 or higher

3.  ACT or SAT Scores

4.  Essay on how student will benefit from our scholarship

5.  Transcript

6.  Two professional references

7.  Major will be in environmental, biological or marine science only

8.  Email completed application to the attention of:  NSB Garden Club Scholarship to ksmirish@gmail.com

Atlantic Center for the Arts Volunteer League

1. Completed Standard Application

2.  Art related future career (i.e. visual arts, performing arts, art education and etc.)

3.  Portfolio of art work or video attached to application or PDF file

4.  Scholarship payable to college or university – non renewable

5.  Mail completed application via first class mail to:  Marilyn McTaggart, 322 Citrus Open Drive, New Smyrna Beach, Florida 32168

Bethune Beach Property Owners Senior Student Achievement Award

1.  Complete Standard Application with your full name, e-mail e-mail, phone number and everything listed below. Due by Friday, March 15, 2024

2.  Resident of Bethune Beach

3.  Must be a graduating senior from High Schol in the current year

4.  Have at least 3.0 unweighted grade point average

5.  Plan to continue their education the next year at an accredited institution of higher learning

6.  Please include a list of any extracurricular activities that you were involved with in your time in High School.  Please note if you held any leadership positions within those activities or organizations.

7.  Please provide a list of any community activities/service that you were involved with in your time in High School.

8.  Work Experience

9.  Email completed application to the attention of Bethune Beach to kathimars@att.net

Board of Realtors New Smyrna Beach

1.  Completed Standard Application

2.  Homeownership Essay

3.  Email completed application to the attention of:  Scholarship Application to accounting@nsbboard.com or mail completed application via first class mail to:  Nicole Hagood, 725 W Canal St., New Smyrna Beach, FL  32168

Bob Quigley Memorial Lions Scholarship

1.  Standard Application

2.  Need GPA

3.  High School Transcript

4.  SAT or ACT Scores

5.  Financial need, explained in short essay along with career choice and why chosen

6.  Mail completed application via first class mail to:  Norman Orel, 10 Fairgreen Ave., New Smyrna Beach, FL  32168

CAPS - Community and Alumni Providing Scholarships

1.  NSB CAPS Scholarship Application

2.  Two 300 word essays to be included with the application

3.  Graduating senior at NSBHS

4.  Seeking a college education or vocational/trade or first responder training

5.  Financial need

6.  Community Participation

7.  Academic Success

8.  GPA Required

9.  Mail completed application via first class mail to:  NSB CAPS, P.O. Box 1808, New Smyrna Beach, FL  32170

CCUMC Halcomb Memorial Scholarship

1.  Active IEP

2.  Completed Standard Application

3.  Email completed application to the attention of:  Pamela Anderson to panderson83@cfl.rr.com or Mail completed application via first class mail to:  Scholarship Committee, 201 S. Peninsula, New Smyrna Beach, FL  32169

CCUMC Howell & Vera Ray Memorial AVID Scholarship

1.  Enrolled in AVID

2.  Completed Standard Application

3.  Email completed application to the attention of:  Pamela Anderson to panderson83@cfl.rr.com or Mail completed application via first class mail to:  Scholarship Committee, 201 S. Peninsula, New Smyrna Beach, FL  32169

CCUMC Howell & Vera Ray Memorial Cudas Unhooked Scholarship

1.  Actively participating in Cudas Unhooked

2.  Completed Standard Application

3.  Email completed application to the attention of:  Pamela Anderson to panderson83@cfl.rr.com or Mail completed application via first class mail to:  Scholarship Committee, 201 S. Peninsula, New Smyrna Beach, FL  32169

Chisholm High School alumni Association Deadline April 1, 2024

1.  Student must submit a completed application

2.  Student must be enrolled in a College/University Fall 2024

3.  GPA Required 3.0

4.  Student must submit SAT/ACT Scores

5.  Student must attach a Personal Statement/Essay

6.  Student must be a Legacy of Chisholm High School

7.  Student must meet the submission deadline specified on the application

8.  Mail completed application via first class mail to:  Chisholm High School Alumni Association, Post Office Box 2612, New Smyrna Beach, FL  32170

City of Edgewater Local School Scholarship

1.  Submit completed standard application along with 2 letters of recommendation, one personal & on academic

2.  Student must be a resident of Edgewater, Florida

3.  Enrolled in a public or accredited private school within Volusia County

4.  Demonstrate 20 hours of community service locally

5.  Submit a 500 word essay to include experience with required community service hours, future education goals and subsequent career plans

6.  Financial need

7.  Possible interview with the Scholarship Committee

8.  Email completed application, to the attention of:  Edgewater Local School Scholarship to:  Parks@cityofedgewater.org

Coach Joe McKinney Scholarship

1.  Completed Standard Application - Required

2.  Cross Country and/or Track for 2 consecutive complete seasons - Required

3.  SAT or ACT Scores – Required

4.  Short Essay Response (Topic:  Greatest lesson learned from cross country or track) – required

5. Standard Application Essay (Please state what this specific scholarship would mean to you and why)

6.  2 Letters of Recommendation – Required

7.  GPA – Required

8.  Email completed application, to the attention of:  Coach Joe McKinney Scholarship emailed to:  cudasxc@gmail.com

Cudas Soccer Boosters (Boys)

1.  Standard Application

2.  GPA

3.  SAT/ACT Test Score

4.  Student issued transcript

5.  Two years as a varsity player with one of the years being senior year

6.  Email completed application, to the attention of:  Nicole McDonald to ntmcdona@volusia.k12.fl.us

Daniel Alan Garrity Memorial Scholarship

1.  Standard Application

2.  GPA of 3.0 or greater

3.  Financial Need

4.  Essay – How will this scholarship help you?

5.  Student Employed

6.  Extracurricular Activities (government, club, athletics, etc.)

7.  Volunteer activities

8.  Accepted to FL University or College

9.  Email completed application to the attention of:  DAG Scholarship to mickeysmoore@gmail.com

Daytona Beach Gator Club Academic Scholarship

1.  Standard Application (Online)

2.  GPA and SAT/ACT score required

3.  Committed to attend the University of Florida for the Academic Year of 2024-2025

4.  Student Issued Transcript

5.  Required:  Short Prompt Letter/Essay

6.  Residence in Volusia County

7.  Email completed application to the attention of:  Daytona Beach Gator Club Attn:  Megan E. Johnson to president@dbgators.com

Dru Synal Memorial Scholarship, Community Unitarian Universalist Church

1.  Standard Application

2.  Must have/had involvement with Cuda Unhooked

3.  Submit a 500 word essay Why you should receive the scholarship

4.  Financial need

5.  Transcripts

6.  At least 2 letters of recommendations

7.  Mail completed application via first class mail to:  Cherie McCarthy, 1828 Royal Palm Dr., Edgewater, FL  32132

Edgewater Alliance Church Higher Education Scholarship

1.  Edgewater Alliance Church Scholarship Application located on NSB Website

2.  Personal essay

3.  Transcripts

4.  Teacher Recommendation

5.  Email completed application, to the attention of:  EAC Higher Education Scholarship to:  jsavage@edgewateralliance.org

Edgewater Rotary Scholarship

1.  Standard Application filled out and signed

2.  GPA of at least a 2.0

3.  SAT Score

4.  Financial Need

5.  Essay Response

6.  Student’s Major

7.  Email completed application to the attention of:  Edgewater Rotary Scholarship to tmharnag@volusia.k12.fl.us

Environmental Agriculture Award - Miami Corp.

1.  Standard Application

2.  Enrolled in Agriculture Academy

3.  Involved in Environmental Sciences

4.  Volunteers in Community

5.  Positively interacts in Community

6.  Good Standing in Academy

7.  Economic Need

8.  Email completed application to the attention of: D. Marsicano to dmarsica@volusia.k12.fl.us

Epic Flight Academy Aircraft Mechanic Scholarship

1.  Completed Application

2.  High School Senior

3.  Letter of Recommendation from two teachers

4.  Short essay explaining why you would like to be an aircraft mechanic

5.  Email the completed application, to the attention of:  Epic Flight Academy Aircraft Mechanic Scholarship and emailed to:  tanya@epicflightacademy.com

Forever Manatee Deadline April 5, 2024

1.  Student should have attended Indian River Elementary

2.  Student should have done volunteer work at Indian River Elementary

3.  Standard Application completed

4.  Complete an essay to let us know what this scholarship means to you

5.  Email completed application to the attention of:  Forever Manatee Scholarship to mshalcom@volusia.k12.fl.us

Forever Manatee PTA Scholarship

1.  Standard Application completed

2.  Must have graduated 5th grade from Indian River Elementary

3.  Must be attending a post-secondary school.  Any level of study after high school including Colleges, Universities and Trade Schools.  Institutions can be public or private, for-profit or nonprofit and offer a variety of programs.

4.  Email completed application, to the attention of:  Jim Woods emailed to:  jimvivo1@gmail.com

Friends of the Edgewater Public Library, Inc

1.  Standard Application

2.  Student must be a resident of Edgewater, FL

3.  SAT and/or ACT Score

4.  Copy of high school transcripts

5.  Short essay about your plans

6.  Consideration for home-schooled students

7.  Tech schools or any advanced education, in addition to Universities and Colleges

8.  Mail completed application via first class mail to:  Edgewater Public Library, Attn:  Scholarship Committee, 103 Indian River Blvd., Edgewater, FL  32132

GIRLS SOCCER SCHOLARSHIP

1.  Standard Application

2.  GPA Required

3.  Must have SAT or ACT Score

4.  Student issued transcript

5.  Two years as a varsity player with one of the years being senior year

6.  Short Essay:  What path do you plan to pursue after graduation?  How would receiving this scholarship help you achieve this goal?

7.  Two letters of recommendation from a teacher, mentor or employer

8.  Mail completed application via first class mail to:  Amy Horth, 133 Mangrove Estate Circle, New Smyrna Beach, FL  32168

Kiwanis of South East Volusia, Key Club Scholarship

1.  Completed Standard Application

2.  Essay no greater than 500 words to include:  1) Future goals, plans and career idea; 2) role that Key Club has played in your high school experience; 3) brief description of personal and family background including any challenges to overcome or continuing; 4) why are you a deserving candidate.

3.  Active Senior Key Club Member

4.  Resident of NSB, Edgewater, Oak Hill or Unincorp.

5.  Letters of reference from at least one teacher and another adult with knowledge of applicant

6.  Mail completed application via first class mail to:  Bruce Henry, 101 Louise Ave., New Smyrna Beach, FL  32168

Lawrence Kirk Scholarship

1.  Completed Standard Application

2.  3.0 GPA

3.  Financial Need

4.  Community Service Hours

5.  Extra-Curricular Activities

6.  Essay stating how this scholarship will help you realize your goals

7.  Hand deliver completed application packet to Mrs. Harnage in the Main Office 1-102

Little Theatre of New Smyrna Beach Scholarship

1.  Complete Standard Application

2.  3.0 or higher GPA and include SAT or ACT Scores

3.  Must include an essay of at least 500 words

4.  Must include a copy of high school transcripts

5.  Must include two letters of recommendation

6.  Must be active in Theatre Arts, Music Performance or Dance, preferably at the Little Theatre

7.  Must intend to major/minor in the performing arts

8.  Must have been accepted to a college

9.  Email completed application, to the attention of:  Linda McGrath to info@nsbplayers.org

Lonnie Griffin Agriculture Scholarship

1.  Completed Standard Application

2.  Must have intentions to pursue an Agricultural Career

3.  Must have been enrolled in the Agriculture program during High School

4.  Email completed application, to the attention of:  Lonnie Griffin Scholarship Agriculture to eaharper3@gmail.com or Mail completed application via first class mail to:  Elizabeth Harper, 1791 Rendy Road, New Smyrna Beach, FL  32168

Lonnie Griffin Business Scholarship

1.  Completed Standard Application

2.  Must have intentions to pursue a career involving business skills

3.  Email completed application, to the attention of:  Lonnie Griffin Scholarship Business to eaharper3@gmail.com or Mail completed application via first class mail to:  Elizabeth Harper, 1791 Rendy Road, New Smyrna Beach, FL  32168

Marvin Harvey Memorial Scholarship

1.  Minimum of two consecutive years as a member of the boys or girls golf team at NSB High

2.  Grape point average of 3.0 or higher

3.  Detailed essay – the impact Marvin Harvey had on youth golf around New Smyrna Beach, what role has the game of golf played in your life and how do you plan to promote the game of golf

4.  Possible interview, this will be upon request

5.  Two letters of recommendation from individual not related

6.  Include documented community service hours in application

7.  Email completed application, to the attention of:  Brian Perry to bdperry@volusia.k12.fl.us

Mary S. Harrell Black Heritage Museum Scholarship

1.  Standard Application

2.  2024 Graduating Senior

3.  African American

4.  New Smyrna Beach, Edgewater, Oak Hill

5.  Email completed application, to the attention of:  Ann Harrell emailed to:  blackheritagemuseum@gmail.com

Medical Academy

1.  Completed Standard Application

2.  Medical Academy all 4 years

3.  3.0 GPA or higher

4.  Email completed application, to the attention of Lindsay Posick to:  leposick@volusia.k12.fl.us

Mildred E. Small and Robert D. Toye Scholarship

1.  Special Application which is located on the website

2.  Financial need

3.  Maintain a minimum 3.0 GPA

4.  Engineering (preferred) or another sciences major

5.  Attend a four year accredited Florida University

6.  May ask for transcript

7.  Covers books, tuition, housing and food plans 

8.  Disbursement will be made as direct payments or reimbursements up to $7,500.00 per a year

9.  Email completed application, to the attention of:  Toye Trust to Brewerpa1@aol.com and to SCBconsult@aol.com or mail completed application via first class mail to:  Michael L. Brewer, 500 Canal Street, New Smyrna Beach, FL  32168

Minorca Community Scholarship

1.  Completed standard application

2.  15 hours of community service

3.  An essay about your community service and what you learned from it

4.  GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale

5.  Letter of recommendation from a teacher or community leader

6.  Must be used for College or Trade School

7.  Email completed application, to the attention of:  Leslie Greany & Kim Bachelor to LGreany@gmail.com

Patricia & John Dowling Memorial Scholarship

1.  Completed Standard Application

2.  Letter of recommendation from HS teacher, administrator or guidance counselor

3.  Letter of recommendation from 2 community members

4.  Letter of acceptance to college, university or tech school

5.  Financial need

6.  Minimum 3.0 GPA

7.  Personal essay-minimum of 3 paragraphs that includes accomplishments, experiences, future plans and what reading means to you, both challenges and accomplishments

8.  Complete minimum of 50 volunteer hours and provide documentation

9.  Mail completed application via first class mail to:  Deborah Samuels, Friends of the NSB Library, 1001 S. Dixie Freeway, NSB, FL  32168

Reel Film Foundation, Creative Career Scholarship

1.  Special Application on Google Form can be found on www.reelfilmfoundation.org website

2.  Short responses on Google form as directed

3.  Students declaring one of the following majors (will be verified):  Film, TV/RADIO/FILM, Broadcasting, Theatre Arts, photography, design, architecture, Creative Writing, Preference is given to filmmakers, then writers.

4.  The Foundation reserves the right not to give a scholarship if an appropriate candidate is not identified.

5.  Example of creative work in writing, photography, filmmaking, design, all includable on the Google Form

6.  Thoughtful answers to our questions.

7.  Students are to email the completed application, to the attention of:  Electronic Submission to the following link only:  Link will be made available on the site:  www.reelfilmfoundation.org

Rocket Alumni Scholarship

1.  Standard Application

2.  Former Read-Pattillo Elementary Student

3.  GPA 2.5 or Higher

4.  Community Service Hours

5.  Essay 500 words or less

6.  Email completed application, to the attention of:  Rocket Alumni Scholarship Application to:  sianders@volusia.k12.fl.us or mail completed application via first class mail to:  Samantha Anderson, 400 6th Street, New Smyrna Beach, FL  32168

Rotary Club of New Smyrna Beach College/University Scholarship

1.  Complete standard application signed

2.  Complete 300 to 500 word essay on a need in your community related to one of Rotary’s seven areas of focus and propose a solution using a budget of $10,000.  Areas of focus are Peace and Conflict Prevention/Resolution, Disease Prevention and Treatment; Water and Sanitation; Maternal and Child Health; Basic Education and Literacy; Economic and Community Development.

3.  Financial Need

4.  GPA 2.5 +

5.  Attending a College/University

6.  Two letters of reference – one from a high school staff member speaking to student’s leadership and citizenship.

7.  Email completed application, to the attention of:  Scholarship Chair to:  rotarynewsmyrna@gmail.com

Rotary Club of New Smyrna Beach Gerald D. Kruhm Service Above Self Scholarship

1.  Complete standard application signed

2.  Complete 300 to 500 word essay on a need in your community related to one of Rotary’s seven areas of focus and propose a solution using a budget of $10,000.  Areas of focus are Peace and Conflict Prevention/Resolution, Disease Prevention and Treatment; Water and Sanitation; Maternal and Child Health; Basic Education and Literacy; Economic and Community Development.

3.  Financial Need

4.  GPA 2.5 +

5.  Attending Stetson University

6.  Two letters of reference – one from a high school staff member speaking to student’s leadership and citizenship.

7.  Email completed application, to the attention of:  Scholarship Chair to:  rotarynewsmyrna@gmail.com

Rotary Club of New Smyrna Beach Mitchell J. Cole Trade School/Career Certificate Scholarship

1.  Complete standard application signed

2.  Complete 300 to 500 word essay on a need in your community related to one of Rotary’s seven areas of focus and propose a solution using a budget of $10,000.  Areas of focus are Peace and Conflict Prevention/Resolution, Disease Prevention and Treatment; Water and Sanitation; Maternal and Child Health; Basic Education and Literacy; Economic and Community Development.

3.  Financial Need

4.  GPA 2.5 +

5.  Attending Trade School or Career Certificate Program

6.  Two letters of reference – one from a high school staff member speaking to student’s leadership and citizenship.

7.  Email completed application, to the attention of:  Scholarship Chair to:  rotarynewsmyrna@gmail.com

Samsula Woman's Club Scholarship

1.  Completed Samsula Woman’s Club Scholarship Application located on the NSB Website

2.  Two letters of recommendation from current teachers

3.  Brief essay explaining your goals and lessons learned (see special application)

4.  Must be a for student of Samsula Elementary of Samsula Academy or related to a member of the Samsula Woman’s Club

5.  Email completed application, to the attention of:  Scholarship Chairman to samsulawomansclub@aol.com or Maill completed application via first class mail to:  Samsula Woman’s Club, P.O. Box 1635, New Smyrna Beach, FL  32170

Settle-Wilder Funeral Home and Cremation Service NSB High School Scholarship

1.  Standard Application

2.  GPA of 2.0 or better

3.  Financial need – Must have applied for financial aid or proof of need

4.  Good Citizenship – Demonstrated community service

5.  Possible Interview

6.  Short essay stating interest in a career in Human Services and how the student can benefit from receiving this scholarship

7.  Email completed application to the attention of:  Roy Coons/Scholarship to:  settlewilder@gmail.com

Sharon J. Sanford Art Scholarship

1.  Completed Standard Application

2.  Major in art-related subject

3.  GPA Standing

4.  Two letter of references

5.  Essay

6.  Examples of Work

7.  Mail completed application via first class mail to:  Jeannine Sanford, 425 Longfellow St., Vandergrift, PA 15690

Smyrna Surfari Club

1.  Special Application on the NSB Website under Scholarships due March 31, 2024

2.  Attach a recent photograph of yourself (surfing or non-surfing)

3.  Attach High School Transcripts

4.  Attach letters of reference from two teachers

5.  Application must be signed by student and student’s parent

6.  Please submit all items the application is asking for

7.  Email completed application, to the attention of:  Smyrna Surfari Club Scholarship Application Attached to:  info@smyrnasurfariclub.org

Smyrna Yacht Club - DSC Applicants Only

1.  Standard Application with official transcript

2.  Essay stating what the scholarship means to you

3.  Detail career interest and intended studies

4.  Leadership position in school activities/organizations

5.  Involvement in community organizations

6.  Two Letters of recommendation:  NSBHS Faculty and NSB Community or Work Supervisor

7.  Interview with SYC Scholarship Committee

8.  Note:  Our scholarship are renewable each year for qualified recipients

9.  Email completed application to Hilary Reilly at reillyhil@gmail.com

SouthEast Vocational Education Resources

1.  Completed SEVER Application which is on the website, please attach your transcript, 2 letters of recommendations and a personal statement about what this scholarship would mean to you and why – max. 300 words.

2.  Attend a meet and greet with the SEVER Board

3.  Minimum 2.5 GPA

4.  Pursuing education or career in vocational field

5.  Email the completed application, to the attention of:  NSBHS Scholarship to southeastver@gmail.com

Volusia CEC Transition Scholarship 

1.  Special Application on the NSB Website – Deadline for submission is April 1, 2024

2.  Applicant must be a high school Volusia County Senior student with a 2.5 GPA

3.  Applicant must be receiving special education support services

4.  Applicant must be in pursuit of continuing education or work experience

5.  Applicant must be interviewed by an ESE Transition specialist, job coach, teacher/case manager or administrator

6.  Submit the completed application form to Dr. Kadie Mullins via email at:  kjmullin@volusia.k12.fl.us

Westside Community Partners

1.  Completed Standard Application

2.  GPA Required

3.  Financial Need

4.  Good Citizenship

5.  Short essay response

6.  Mail completed application via first class mail to:  Dr. Lionel Long, P.O. Box 1421, New Smyrna Beach, FL  32170

Westside Retirees of New Smyrna

1.  Standard Application

2.  2.5 GPA or better required

3.  SAT or ACT Scores

4.  Must be a graduate from NSB High School

5.  Short Essay

6.  Financial Need

7.  Mail completed application via first class mail to:  Katherine Zow, 203 Howard Avenue, New Smyrna Beach, FL  32168