The Greater Pensacola Scholarship Program provides academic year scholarship support to students from Escambia County, FL. Students who have received this scholarship in the past MUST re-apply for consideration.
Candidates for this scholarship are expected to be involved in school and community leadership and have exhibited qualities of high character and integrity.
For award consideration, applicants must submit the following documentation by the application deadline. For details on how to submit, please go to the instruction section of the application.
Completed Student Application that includes the following:
1. Most recent unofficial transcript (if a college freshman please use final high school transcript);
2. Personal Statement of educational and career goals; and
3. Letter of reference from a faculty or other community member familiar with the students' performance.
Verification of student enrollment will be obtained upon confirmation of final candidacy of the scholarship. All awards will be made for the 2020-2021 academic year. Awards will disbursed in January 2021.
Please Note the Following Guidelines on "How to Invite Reference/Recommender?"
One letter of recommendation is required for a complete application. The recommender must not be related to you. The recommendation form must be submitted before or by the deadline.
In order to give your recommender the maximum amount of time to submit his/her recommendation, you should enter all information for your recommender (name and e-mail) as early as possible. This Application System will remind you to "Invite References" until your recommender has been invited. This generates an e-mail to your recommender notifying him/her of your application and request for his/her recommendation. For assistance with reference, please see the attached supporting document to the right.
If you have any questions during the application process, please email Kenya Gray.