Most grants and loans simply require you to complete the FAFSA, the Free Application for Federal Student Aid. The FAFSA is used to determine your financial need and can qualify you for need-based loans and grants. Seniors can apply for Federal Aid using the FAFSA after December 1st of their senior year at http://www.studentaid.ed.gov. You will need your previous year tax information. Please see the FAFSA tab on the CHS Guidance page for more information.
Florida Bright Futures
Students may apply beginning October 1 of their Senior year at https://www.floridastudentfinancialaidsg.org/SAPHome/SAPHome?url=home
Please see the Creekside Guidance Bright Futures page for more information regarding eligibility and policies.
Scholarships for St. Johns River State College
If you plan to attend SJRSC you may be eligible for a scholarship!
More information here: SJRSC Scholarships or call 386.312.4100
If you have any questions, contact the Foundation at [email protected] or (386) 312-4100.
Collier-Blocker Scholarships at SJRSC
The Collier-Blocker Scholarship is awarded to 12 minority students each year for Postsecondary Adult Vocational or Associate Degree level only (the scholarship will not cover Bachelor’s level coursework). This scholarship covers full tuition, books, and fees, with stipends for commuting or room and board expenses. http://www.sjrstate.edu/collierblocker.html
Deadline June 1
Scholarships for Career/ Technical Training
The Get There! Scholarship covers up to one year at First Coast Technical College (FCTC).
Click here for more information: FCTC Get There Program
Click here for the application: FCTC Get There Deadline June 1
Local, State, and National Scholarships
The following scholarships are local scholarships. They are organized by their deadline month.
Scholarships for Military Families
Scholarship Search Engines
Quest Bridge Scholarships
Quest Bridge – FOR JUNIORS –The QuestBridge College Prep Scholarship gives outstanding low-income high school juniors an early advantage in college admissions. College Prep Scholars are uniquely prepared to gain admission and full scholarships at top tier colleges through QuestBridge. The majority of College Prep Scholars are selected as Finalists for the QuestBridge National College Match program (see below) – Application opens in August and specific deadlines apply each month after. For more information and application , see website below. Applicants must be Juniors who plan to apply for college in the Fall of their Senior year. Students must be US citizens or permanent residents, high school students who show academic achievement, financial need, and personal circumstances.
Quest Bridge- FOR Seniors– The Quest Bridge National College Match is designed to high school seniors who have shown outstanding academic ability despite economic challenges. College Match Scholarship Recipients are granted admission to one of QuestBridge’s partner colleges with a full, four-year scholarship worth over $200,000 each.
www.questbridge.org. Deadline- Sept 27th annually