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Foundation Scholarships

The SPC Foundation provides hundreds of scholarships to SPC students. Funds are provided by private gifts from generous individuals, community groups and businesses.


You can apply for St. Petersburg College Foundation Scholarships at any time throughout the year. Awards are applied to specific semesters depending on when you apply:

  • Spring 2017 - Applications will be accepted Aug. 15 through Sept. 28, 2016. All materials, including application and letter of recommendation, must be submitted by 5 p.m. Sept. 28, 2016 to be eligible for Spring 2017 consideration.
  • Study Abroad Application Deadline- Applications for the 2016-2017 Study Abroad Scholarships will be acceptedf rom Aug. 15 through Nov. 1, 2016 at 5 p.m.


Scholarship Qualifications

Not all Foundation Scholarships are based on financial need. Students are also awarded scholarships for academic achievement in specific areas of study and community involvement. When you complete the Foundation Scholarship Application, our system will automatically match you with qualifying scholarships.

Steps to Apply

  1. Apply to SPC
    You will need an SPC student email address to complete Foundation Scholarship Application.
  2. Apply for Foundation Scholarships
    A completed application packet includes the online scholarship application, answers to the essay questions and one letter of recommendation (submitted online by 5 p.m., Sept. 28, 2016). The FAFSA is optional but highly recommended.

Foundation scholarship committees determine eligibility and award amounts. Applicants will be notified by mail if you are selected or not selected to receive a Foundation scholarship.

Need help?

If you need help, please contact Cat Roberts, Scholarship Specialist, 727-341-3312.