The http://www.floridastudentfinancialaid.org/SSFAD/bfFlorida Bright Futures Scholarship Program, funded by the state of Florida, provides scholarships based on high school academic achievement. The program has different award levels, each with its own eligibility criteria and award amounts. Awards are per credit hour. *check back later for updates on scholarship availability.
University of Florida
Office for Student Financial Affairs
ATTN: Transient Coordinator
P.O. Box 114025
Gainesville, FL 32611-4025
Go to http://www.sfa.ufl.edu/help
Students must submit a completed Florida Financial Aid Application during their last year in high school (after December 1 and prior to graduation). For the 2018-19 academic year,
The Florida Academic Scholars will receive an award amount equal to 100% of tuition and applicable fees. This includes Summer funding. Applicable fees include: activity and service fee, health fee, athletic fee, financial aid fee, capital improvement fee, campus access/transportation fee, technology fee and tuition differential fee. Florida Academic Scholars will receive an additional amount of $300 per semester (fall and spring only) for college-related expenses. Additional information can be found http://www.sfa.ufl.edu/news/2018-19-bright-futures-awards/here.
Florida Medallion Scholars will receive 75% of tuition and applicable fees in Fall and Spring. Applicable fees include: activity and service fee, health fee, athletic fee, financial aid fee, capital improvement fee, campus access/transportation fee, technology fee and tuition differential fee. Florida Medallion Scholar recipients will be eligible to receive summer awards starting Summer 2019. Florida Medallion Scholar awards will not receive the $300 educational expense stipend.
The Academic Top Scholars Award is $44 per credit hour.