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Hollis Fellows in Education

Making a difference has its rewards

As parents of a Florida Southern graduate, Mark and Lynn Hollis established the Hollis Fellows in Education Program to provide scholarships to education majors who plan to pursue teaching careers after completing a bachelor's and master's degree.

Apply Now for the hollis fellows scholarship

Applications have two possible deadline dates. The priority application date is November 15, and applications are due no later than January 3.

To be eligible for the Hollis Scholarship, individual candidates:

  • Must be graduating from a Florida high school in the top 30% of their graduating class
  • Must have a minimum 25 ACT or a 1220 SAT superscore
  • Must have a minimum cumulative high school GPA of 3.0
  • Must major in Education at FSC
  • Must teach for three years in the Florida public school system after graduating from the FSC Master of Education (M.Ed.) program.

Scholarships are awarded to two first-year students annually and are renewable each year for those who maintain a minimum 3.0 GPA and continue as an Education major.

Applications have two possible deadline dates. The priority application date is November 15th and the regular application deadline is January 3rd.

Finalists will be invited to interview virtually with our esteemed faculty and staff.

Questions? Contact

Shari Poonegar Brown

Admissions Counselor
863.680.3753