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Florida State Financial Aid

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You can use your Florida state-funded aid at Florida Southern College!

Florida offers an array of state-funded assistance programs for residents who attend college in their home state. The Florida scholarship monies that you have accumulated are available for use with any type of accredited institution your student scholar wishes to attend.

Florida Bright Futures Scholarship Program

The Florida Bright Futures Scholarship Program establishes lottery-funded scholarships to reward Florida high school graduates for high academic achievement.

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Qualifying students can receive up to $6,752 a year to go to Florida Southern College!

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Florida Prepaid Tuition Plans

Florida Prepaid Tuition Plans may also be used at Florida Southern College.

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All State of Florida Aid Programs

Florida Southern students are eligible for the following Florida Department of Education financial assistance programs.

Effective Access to Student Education (EASE)

Formerly called the Florida Resident Access Grant (FRAG), the EASE grant provides support from the Florida Department of Education to students who are Florida residents attending private, non-profit colleges and universities within the state.

$2,841 per year

Florida Bright Futures Scholarship Program

The Florida Bright Futures Scholarship Program establishes lottery-funded scholarships to reward Florida high school graduates for high academic achievement.

To be eligible, students must meet the criteria established by the state of Florida, including minimum GPA, test score and community service hours.

Up to $7,352 per year

Florida Prepaid Tuition Plan

Florida Prepaid Tuition Plans may be used at Florida Southern College. The plans may be used during any academic semester, including summer terms.

The school will bill Florida Prepaid directly each semester for the tuition and fees covered by your plan. Payment is issued by Florida Prepaid directly to the school.

Florida Student Assistance Grant (FSAG)

The Florida Student Assistance Grant (FSAG) Program is a need-based grant program available to degree-seeking, resident, undergraduate students who demonstrate substantial financial need and are Florida residents.

Funds may be limited and it’s important to complete your FAFSA early to receive full consideration.

Minority Teacher Education Scholars

The Minority Teacher Education Scholars (MTES) program is a collaborative performance-based scholarship program for African-American, Hispanic-American, Asian-American, and Native American students administered by the Florida Fund for Minority Teachers, Inc. (FFMT).

Scholarships for Children and Spouses of Deceased or Disabled Veterans

The Scholarships for Children and Spouses of Deceased or Disabled Veterans (CSDDV) provides an award to dependent children or unremarried spouses of qualified Florida veterans.