We are so glad that you are attending State College of Florida. The scholarship application window is from January 1st – May 29th. If you have not applied for a scholarship, you may still complete the online application. Students who have completed the application before the deadline will receive priority awarding.

If you have any questions, Please Call 941-752-5390 or e-mail herberm@scf.edu.

You must fill out a scholarship application every year.

Applying For A Scholarship Is As Easy As 1, 2, 3…..

Step #1 – Click Here – Apply to attend State College of Florida

• Already a student or have applied to the College? Skip to step #2
• A few days after you apply, you will receive an email with your
SCF Connect username and password.
• You will use that username and password for Step #2.

Step #2 – Click Here – Apply for an SCF Foundation Scholarship

• Use your username and password to complete scholarship general
application and scholarships that are recommended for you.
• System will match you to over 100+ scholarships based on your answers.

Step #3 – Click Here – Complete the FASFA Form

• You may apply to the College and for a SCF Foundation Scholarship before
your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is complete.
• You do not have to qualify for Federal Financial Aid funding in order to be
considered for a scholarship, but information obtained from FAFSA is used to
make decisions for scholarship awarded by the SCF Foundation.
• You do not have to complete a FAFSA form to qualify for merit based

If you have any questions, please contact:

Allison Nash

The Foundation operates from offices in Bradenton and Venice, Florida on the campuses of The State College of Florida. Our professional staff is available to work with you and your tax advisor to help you meet your philanthropic goals.

For more information on the mission of the Foundation or to learn how you may get involved, we invite you to visit us by phone, in person or via this web site.

Please feel free to contact
Cassandra Holmes,
Executive Director,
The State College of Florida Foundation, Inc.,
P.O. Box 1849,
Bradenton, FL 34206

941-752-5390 or 941-752-5654