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Main Office:
9100 South Dadeland Blvd.
Suite 1600
Miami, Florida 33156
(305) 423-8710
Application Guidelines
Applications due by February 28, 2023

The purpose of Friends of 440 Scholarship Fund is to aid dependents or descendants of workers who were injured or killed in the course and scope of their employment and who received benefits under the Florida Workers' Compensation Law. In addition, dependents of individuals who primarily work in the operation and/or administration of this same law are eligible to receive scholarships.

Scholarships are intended to assist students who meet this criteria and lack the economic ability to continue education beyond high school or to further their college education.

Student Requirements

  • Grade Point Average:
    • High school seniors must have a 2.7 GPA to apply.
    • College applicants must have a 3.0 GPA to apply.
    • All scholarship recipients must maintain a cumulative 3.0 GPA and have at least 12 credit hours per semester to remain eligible for funds.
  • The scholarship is not available for graduate studies.
  • Applicants must not be related directly or indirectly to any member of the Board of Directors

Notice of Non-Discriminatory Policy

Friends of 440 Scholarship Fund, Inc. does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, nationality, or ethnic origin.

Lori Markowitz Salzman email
Managing Director 
Friends of 440 Scholarship Fund, Inc.
9100 South Dadeland Blvd. Suite 1800
Miami, Florida 33156
(305) 423-8710 office
(305) 962-4044 cell
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The 2023-2024 application cycle is now open.  Applications must be received via email or postmarked US Mail, by February 28th, 2023.

If you have any questions, you may reach us at or call (305) 423-8710.

Click here to begin application in fill-in format.  Remember to save your completed document.  Click here to download application in pdf format.

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Lori Markowitz Salzman
Managing Director
(305) 423-8710 office
(305) 962-4044 cell

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