MADISON, FL – North
Florida Community College has been awarded $40,000 from the Edward K. Roberts
Fund of The Community Foundation of Sarasota County, Inc. to help NFCC students
with their tuition needs through the Edward K. Roberts Scholarship account.
This is the fourth consecutive year that NFCC was selected to receive this
gift. Edward K. Roberts Scholarships will be available starting Summer 2015
and/or Fall 2015.
assistance will be given to students who may not qualify for other financial
aid. Students applying for the Edward K.
Roberts Scholarship must have graduated high school or earned a GED with a 3.0 GPA. Students must be enrolled at NFCC and
planning to register as full-time or part-time student seeking an Associate in
Arts degree, Associate in Science degree or a Career/Technical certificate.
Preference will be given to part-time students who may not qualify for other
the past four years, the Edward K. Roberts Scholarship has granted 125 students
assistance towards tuition expenses.
Many thanks to the Community Foundation of Sarasota County and a special
recognition to Mr. Edward K. Roberts for the role each has played in the lives
of many NFCC students.
more information about the Edward K. Scholarship at NFCC contact the NFCC
Foundation office at 850-973-9414 or firstname.lastname@example.org.