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 third consecutive year that NFCC was selected to receive this gift. Edward K. Roberts Scholarships will be available for application starting this summer through fall 2013.
Scholarship 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 student seeking an Associate in Arts degree, Associate in Science degree or a vocational certificate.
In the past, the Edward K. Roberts Scholarship has granted 96 students aid 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.
For more information about the Edward K. Scholarship at NFCC contact the NFCC Foundation office at 850-973-9414 or firstname.lastname@example.org.