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The Scholarship Source

The Manatee Education Foundation is pleased to provide a directory of available scholarships provided by local service clubs, foundations, schools, businesses and organizations. You may browse the directory list below or use the search feature to review.


List of Available Scholarships:

Name of Organization: Alpha Phi Alpha Foundation of Manatee
Deadline: 04/20/2018
Area of Study: Various
Eligibility: Open to African American and Hispanic males residing in Manatee County or Sarasota; must attend a high school in either Manatee or Sarasota county; must be enrolling in a two- or four-year college for the fall 2018 semester; include resume and photo with application. Submit a well developed essay of not more than 3 pages answering these questions: What are your short- and long-range goals? How will your course of study facilitate reaching these goals? How will your plans provide for impacting social issues in a positive way? Describe your achievements to date: success at school, service to your community. State your financial need, including: how the scholarship will impact financing your education and personal circumstances limiting your ability to completely finance your education. Submit forms completed by high school counselor and a teacher.
Number of Awards: Varies
Award: Varies
Contact Information: Visit your high school guidance counselor's office for forms and full instructions for submitting your completed application packet to: alpha Phi Alpha Foundation of Manatee, Inc., 7282 55th Ave/ East PMB 188, Bradenton FL 34203.

Name of Organization: American Legion Auxiliary
Deadline: 03/01/2018
Area of Study: General
Eligibility: Seniors who are a direct descendent of a veteran who is a member in good standing of the American Legion; or a deceased US veteran who would have been eligible for membership in The American Legion.
Number of Awards: Various
Award: Range from $500 to $2,500
Contact Information: Click on Programs & Services tab, then select Scholarships. Additional scholarship opportunities are listed.

Name of Organization: American Road & Transportation Builders Association Foundation
Deadline: 04/06/2018
Area of Study: General
Eligibility: The 2018 Lanford Family Highway Worker Memorial Scholarship Program provides post-high school financial assistance to the children of highway workers killed or permanently disabled on the job. Scholarships have a value of up to $5,000 per year. Applications must be postmarked by April, 6, 2018, , and sent to Eileen Houlihan, Scholarship Program Manager, at ARTBA, 1219 28th St, N.W., Washington, DC 2007. If you have questions, please email Eileen at Click the link below to access the online scholarship application.
Number of Awards: No limit
Award: $5,000 per year
Contact Information:

Name of Organization: Anna Maria Island Chamber Scholarship
Deadline: 04/30/2018
Area of Study: Various
Eligibility: The Anna Maria Island Chamber of Commerce is again offering four (4) $1,000.00 scholarships to four (4) Manatee County graduating seniors seeking Business degrees. Please download the application below. We are accepting applications through April 30, 2017. The recipients will be notified by phone in mid-May. The scholarship awards will be presented at our May Business Card Exchange in May 2018. We ask you to be present to receive your scholarship.
Number of Awards: 4
Award: (4) $1,000 Awards
Contact Information:

Name of Organization: Association for the Study of African American Life and History
Deadline: 02/15/2018
Area of Study: Various
Eligibility: Must be a graduating African American high school student who has been admitted to and registered in an accredited college or university; must possess a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale; must have demonstrated leadership abilities through participation in community service, extracurricular or other activities; must submit a recent photo, along with a copy of high school transcript, financial aid forms and all other supporting documents; must provide three (3) letters of recommendation from non-family members with at least one from your school (letters must include addresses and telephone numbers of persons providing the reference). Your complete application will include a typed essay answering questions listed by the Association (available at your school guidance counselor's office).
Number of Awards: Varies
Award: Varies
Contact Information: Obtain full instructions and forms from your high school guidance counselor's office or request from

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