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 due:  April 1, 2021

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 2021 scholarships are due by April 1, 2021. Click the link below to access a PDF of the 2021 application.

Rays Barry Jones Scholarship

Barry Jones Scholarship

Applications due:  TBA

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. 2021 applications will be available soon. More information, including instructions and qualifications, will be included in the application documentation. Completed applications and required materials must be returned to Manatee Education Foundation.

—  Available Soon: 2021 Barry Jones Memorial Scholarship Application  —