Application Guidelines

  • Applications due by February 28, 2024

    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.

Apply Now

The 2024-2025 application cycle is now open

Applications must be received via email or postmarked US Mail, by February 28th, 2024.

If you have any questions, you may reach us using the contact details below.

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