Students & Families

MEF Students & Families

Opportunities for Our Students and Families

It is the priority of the Manatee Education Foundation to improve the quality of education for each student in Manatee County. We strive to fund grants and programs that offer innovative learning to our students. Below is a list of events and opportunities including links for additional information:

Suncoast Credit Union Scholars

Suncoast Credit Union
Scholars Scholarships

Applications are due by:  March 1, 2019

Scholarship available through
Manatee Education Foundation

The Suncoast Credit Union awards three (3) $2,000 Suncoast Credit Union Scholars scholarships to high school seniors in Manatee County through the Manatee Education Foundation. Applications for 2019 scholarships due by March 1, 2019. Click the link below to access a PDF of the 2019 application.

Rays Barry Jones Scholarship

Barry Jones Memorial Scholarship

Applications: Currently closed

Made possible by the Rays Baseball Foundation

Presented by Manatee Education Foundation

The $2,500 Barry Jones Memorial Scholarship is open to graduating seniors from a Manatee County public high school. The application period for 2018 has passed. Application forms for 2019 will be posted when they become available. Thank you.