Our Opportunities

This is a comprehensive list of all scholarships awarded by the Gulf Coast State College Foundation.

Deadline: This is the date by which you should complete the General Application, any Supplemental Applications, or any individual scholarship applications to receive consideration.

Award: The amount stated is for general information purposes and not a guarantee of what you may receive if awarded. Actual award amounts can vary based on recipient eligibility, available funds, and other factors.

Actions: Upon completion of the General Application and any Supplemental Applications, you will be automatched with scholarships for which you meet the criteria. These scholarships indicated “None” under “Action” and require no additional information from you for consideration. A limited number of scholarships indicate “Apply” under “Action” and required individual applications for consideration. A list of these scholarships can be found by viewing Recommended Opportunities from the Opportunities tab.

Starting a General Application, or any Supplemental Application grants the GCSC Foundation the unrestricted right and permission to gather your student information from Gulf Coast State College that is deemed confidential by reason of the Family and Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974 for the sole lawful purpose of scholarship selection, awarding, and monitoring. By processing your application, the Foundation will consider such information confidential and will use all commercially reasonable efforts to protect your record in accordance with FERPA.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
TBD Dan Smith Scholarship
This is an auto match opportunity and qualified applicants only have to complete the Foundation’s general scholarship application in order to be...
This is an auto match opportunity and qualified applicants only have to...
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  • Award: TBD
TBD Daniel Monroe and Alice Flora Williams Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Applicants must first complete the Foundation’s general scholarship application and then complete a separate application to qualify. Preference...
Applicants must first complete the Foundation’s general scholarship...
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  • Award: TBD
$1,400 Daniel S. Minkey Memorial Scholarship
The Daniel S. Minkey Memorial Scholarship is awarded to enrolled students at Gulf Coast State College. Selection will be determined by the Minkey...
The Daniel S. Minkey Memorial Scholarship is awarded to enrolled...
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  • Award: $1,400
$1,400 Danielle Cazenave Memorial Scholarship
The Danielle Cazenave Memorial Scholarship is awarded to enrolled students at Gulf Coast State College. Selection is determined by the GCSC...
The Danielle Cazenave Memorial Scholarship is awarded to enrolled...
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  • Award: $1,400
$1,400 Danny Somers / Sonny Person Scholarship
Thanks to a generous support from AMVET Carl J. Luksic Post 2298, the Danny Somers/Sonny Person Scholarship is pleased to offer education...
Thanks to a generous support from AMVET Carl J. Luksic Post 2298, the...
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  • Award: $1,400
$1,400 David B. Hurst D.M.D MD Nursing Scholarship
The David B. Hurst D.M.D., M.D. Nursing Scholarship is awarded to enrolled students at Gulf Coast State College. Selection is determined by the...
The David B. Hurst D.M.D., M.D. Nursing Scholarship is awarded to...
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  • Award: $1,400
TBD Dee Mary and Ross Hinton Memorial Scholarship
This is an auto match opportunity and qualified applicants only have to complete the Foundation’s general scholarship application in order to be...
This is an auto match opportunity and qualified applicants only have to...
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  • Award: TBD
TBD Dempsey J. and Luverne H. Barron Scholarship
This is an auto match opportunity and qualified applicants only have to complete the Foundation’s general scholarship application in order to be...
This is an auto match opportunity and qualified applicants only have to...
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  • Award: TBD
$1,400 Dennis C. Rich Optimist Scholarship
Thanks to a generous endowment from the Optimist Club of the Beaches, the Dennis C. Rich Optimist Scholarship is pleased to offer education...
Thanks to a generous endowment from the Optimist Club of the Beaches,...
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  • Award: $1,400
$1,400 Dental Society of Bay County Scholarship
The Dental Society of Bay County is awarded to enrolled students at Gulf Coast State College. Selection is determined by the GCSC dental faculty...
The Dental Society of Bay County is awarded to enrolled students at Gulf...
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  • Award: $1,400
TBD Donna Fenn Lindner Nursing Endowed Scholarship
This is an auto match opportunity and qualified applicants only have to complete the Foundation’s general scholarship application in order to be...
This is an auto match opportunity and qualified applicants only have to...
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  • Award: TBD
TBD Douglas and Honorine Brown Scholarship
This is an auto match opportunity and qualified applicants only have to complete the Foundation’s general scholarship application in order to be...
This is an auto match opportunity and qualified applicants only have to...
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  • Award: TBD
TBD Dr. and Mrs. Charles Voorhis III Scholarship
This is an auto match opportunity and qualified applicants only have to complete the Foundation’s general scholarship application in order to be...
This is an auto match opportunity and qualified applicants only have to...
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  • Award: TBD
$1,400 Dr. and Mrs. Richard E. Morley Incentive Award Scholarship
The Dr. and Mrs. Richard E. Morley Incentive Award Scholarship is awarded to enrolled students at Gulf Coast State College in honor of former GCSC...
The Dr. and Mrs. Richard E. Morley Incentive Award Scholarship is...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,400
TBD Dr. and Mrs. Ted Wilson Scholarship
This is an auto match opportunity and qualified applicants only have to complete the Foundation’s general scholarship application in order to be...
This is an auto match opportunity and qualified applicants only have to...
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  • Award: TBD
TBD Dr. Curtis Williams Scholarship
This is an auto match opportunity and qualified applicants only have to complete the Foundation’s general scholarship application in order to be...
This is an auto match opportunity and qualified applicants only have to...
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  • Award: TBD
TBD Dr. Robert L McSpadden Director Emeritus Endowed Memorial Scholarship
Sponsored by a gift from Mr. and Mrs. William C. Cramer, Jr. This is an auto match opportunity and qualified applicants only have to complete the...
Sponsored by a gift from Mr. and Mrs. William C. Cramer, Jr. This is an...
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  • Award: TBD
TBD Dr. Robert McSpadden 2015 Dream Makers Scholarship
Sponsored by a gift from Joe and Saundra Ciccarelli. This is an auto match opportunity and qualified applicants only have to complete the...
Sponsored by a gift from Joe and Saundra Ciccarelli. This is an auto...
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  • Award: TBD
Varies Dr. Saundra Ciccarelli Culinary Program Scholarship Award
The Dr. Saundra Ciccarelli Culinary Program Scholarship Award to enrolled students at Gulf Coast State College. Selection will be determined by...
The Dr. Saundra Ciccarelli Culinary Program Scholarship Award to...
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  • Award: Varies
$1,400 Dr. Sue Cochran - Cedar Grove Elementary School Scholarship
The Dr. Sue Cochran ? Cedar Grove Elementary School Scholarship is awarded to enrolled students at Gulf Coast State College. Selection will be...
The Dr. Sue Cochran ? Cedar Grove Elementary School Scholarship is...
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  • Award: $1,400
TBD Drs. Mutaz and Amal Tabbaa Scholarship
This is an auto match opportunity and qualified applicants only have to complete the Foundation’s general scholarship application in order to be...
This is an auto match opportunity and qualified applicants only have to...
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  • Award: TBD
TBD Drs. Rao and Reddy Scholarship
This is an auto match opportunity and qualified applicants only have to complete the Foundation’s general scholarship application in order to be...
This is an auto match opportunity and qualified applicants only have to...
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  • Award: TBD
Varies Duesenberg Foundation Veterinary Scholarship
Sponsored by the Duesenberg Foundation. All students who are attending or planning to attend Gulf Coast State College are invited to apply....
Sponsored by the Duesenberg Foundation. All students who are attending...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Durden Emergncy Student Scholarship Award
Thanks to a generous contribution from the former GCSC Trustee, Ms. Karen Durden, the Durden Emergency Student Scholarship Award is pleased to...
Thanks to a generous contribution from the former GCSC Trustee, Ms....
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  • Award: Varies
TBD Durden Foundation Scholarship
Sponsored by a gift from the Durden Foundation. This is an auto match opportunity and qualified applicants only have to complete the Foundation’s...
Sponsored by a gift from the Durden Foundation. This is an auto match...
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  • Award: TBD
TBD E.A. Gardner Memorial Scholarship
This is an auto match opportunity and qualified applicants only have to complete the Foundation’s general scholarship application in order to be...
This is an auto match opportunity and qualified applicants only have to...
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  • Award: TBD
TBD Earl and Karen Durden/50th Anniversary Scholarship
This is an auto match opportunity and qualified applicants only have to complete the Foundation’s general scholarship application in order to be...
This is an auto match opportunity and qualified applicants only have to...
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  • Award: TBD
TBD Earl Cochran Scholarship
This is an auto match opportunity and qualified applicants only have to complete the Foundation’s general scholarship application in order to be...
This is an auto match opportunity and qualified applicants only have to...
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  • Award: TBD
TBD Earl E. Bailey Scholarship
This is an auto match opportunity and qualified applicants only have to complete the Foundation’s general scholarship application in order to be...
This is an auto match opportunity and qualified applicants only have to...
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  • Award: TBD
TBD Earl Hutto Foundation Scholarship
Sponsored by a gift from the Earl Hutto Foundation. This is an auto match opportunity and qualified applicants only have to complete the...
Sponsored by a gift from the Earl Hutto Foundation. This is an auto...
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  • Award: TBD
TBD Earle R. Thompson Jr. Memorial Scholarship
Sponsored by a gift from the Thompson family. This is an auto match opportunity and qualified applicants only have to complete the Foundation’s...
Sponsored by a gift from the Thompson family. This is an auto match...
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  • Award: TBD
TBD Edward K. Roberts Scholarship Award
Sponsored by a gift from the Community Foundation of Sarasota Florida and the Edward K. Roberts Community College Fund. Applicants must first...
Sponsored by a gift from the Community Foundation of Sarasota Florida...
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  • Award: TBD
TBD Elbert and Gwynneth Dukate Memorial Scholarship
This is an auto match opportunity and qualified applicants only have to complete the Foundation’s general scholarship application in order to be...
This is an auto match opportunity and qualified applicants only have to...
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  • Award: TBD
TBD Ellis Fowhand Endowed Scholarship
This is an auto match opportunity and qualified applicants only have to complete the Foundation’s general scholarship application in order to be...
This is an auto match opportunity and qualified applicants only have to...
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  • Award: TBD
$1,400 Eloise Minton Endowed Scholarship
The Eloise Minton Memorial Scholarship is awarded to enrolled students at Gulf Coast State College. Selection is determined by the GCSC dental...
The Eloise Minton Memorial Scholarship is awarded to enrolled students...
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  • Award: $1,400
$1,400 Emerald Coast Bank/The Gents Inc. Scholarship
Thanks to a generous endowment from the Gents, Inc, the Emerald Coast Bank/The Gents, Inc. Scholarship is pleased to offer education opportunities...
Thanks to a generous endowment from the Gents, Inc, the Emerald Coast...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,400
Up to $1,500.00 / Yr. Emerald Coast Hospice/Stan Coston Scholarship Award
This is an auto match opportunity and qualified applicants only have to complete the Foundation’s general scholarship application in order to be...
This is an auto match opportunity and qualified applicants only have to...
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  • Award: Up to $1,500.00 / Yr.
$1,400 Emily B. Butler/Butler Family Scholarship
Thanks to a generous endowment from former GCSC Trustee, Denise Butler and her husband, Cliff, the Emily B. Butler/Butler Family Endowed...
Thanks to a generous endowment from former GCSC Trustee, Denise Butler...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,400
TBD Employees of BellSouth Scholarship
Sponsored by a gift from the BellSouth Employees. This is an auto match opportunity and qualified applicants only have to complete the Foundation’s...
Sponsored by a gift from the BellSouth Employees. This is an auto match...
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  • Award: TBD
TBD Ernest W. Dehm Lt. Col. USAF (Ret) Memorial Scholarship
This is an auto match opportunity and qualified applicants only have to complete the Foundation’s general scholarship application in order to be...
This is an auto match opportunity and qualified applicants only have to...
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  • Award: TBD
TBD Ernestine K. Seay Memorial Scholarship
This is an auto match opportunity and qualified applicants only have to complete the Foundation’s general scholarship application in order to be...
This is an auto match opportunity and qualified applicants only have to...
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  • Award: TBD
TBD Estelle Harris Griffin Memorial Scholarship
This is an auto match opportunity and qualified applicants only have to complete the Foundation’s general scholarship application in order to be...
This is an auto match opportunity and qualified applicants only have to...
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  • Award: TBD
TBD Ethics in Business Scholarship - Benjamin
This is an auto match opportunity and qualified applicants only have to complete the Foundation’s general scholarship application in order to be...
This is an auto match opportunity and qualified applicants only have to...
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  • Award: TBD
TBD Ethics in Business Scholarship - Brown
This is an auto match opportunity and qualified applicants only have to complete the Foundation’s general scholarship application in order to be...
This is an auto match opportunity and qualified applicants only have to...
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  • Award: TBD
TBD Ethics in Business Scholarship - Maxwell
This is an auto match opportunity and qualified applicants only have to complete the Foundation’s general scholarship application in order to be...
This is an auto match opportunity and qualified applicants only have to...
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  • Award: TBD
TBD Eugene A. Roberts and Jack Bridges Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Applicants must first complete the Foundation’s general scholarship application and then complete a separate application to qualify. Preference...
Applicants must first complete the Foundation’s general scholarship...
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  • Award: TBD
TBD Euna Martin Norton and Harry Thomas Norton Jr. Scholarship
This is an auto match opportunity and qualified applicants only have to complete the Foundation’s general scholarship application in order to be...
This is an auto match opportunity and qualified applicants only have to...
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  • Award: TBD
TBD Eva C. Walker Memorial Scholarship
This is an auto match opportunity and qualified applicants only have to complete the Foundation’s general scholarship application in order to be...
This is an auto match opportunity and qualified applicants only have to...
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  • Award: TBD
TBD Fern Arnold Memorial Scholarship
Sponsored by a gift from the Fern Arnold family. This is an auto match opportunity and qualified applicants only have to complete the Foundation’s...
Sponsored by a gift from the Fern Arnold family. This is an auto match...
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  • Award: TBD
TBD Ferne McCoy-Brent Memorial Future Teachers Scholarship
This is an auto match opportunity and qualified applicants only have to complete the Foundation’s general scholarship application in order to be...
This is an auto match opportunity and qualified applicants only have to...
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  • Award: TBD