Community Foundation for Brevard Scholarship Program


  • The Community Foundation for Brevard Scholarship awards are made possible by revenue generated from
    The Community Scholarship Fund and will be awarded to college attendees who graduated from a Brevard
    County high school.
  • Established in 2018 by a visionary anonymous donor, the endowed Community Scholarship Fund provides
    financial aid for deserving Brevard County residents pursuing post-secondary education, with priority for
    students who will be the first in their families to earn a bachelor’s degree.
  • Upon completion of the first year, scholarship recipients may apply for a second year scholarship.
  • Both the amount and number of scholarships will be recommended by a review committee with final
    approval by the Foundation’s Board of Directors.

To qualify for the Community Foundation for Brevard
Scholarship Fund, you must meet the following criteria:

  • This scholarship may be used at any accredited college or university.
  • Scholarship is to be used for tuition, books, lab fees and/or campus-based room and board.
  • Priority will be given to students who are first in their families to earn a bachelor’s degree.
  • The applicant must have completed at least ONE year of college with a GPA equivalent average
  • of “B” or higher.
  • • The applicant must demonstrate a need for financial assistance.
  • • Eligibility for this scholarship is based upon residency and preference will be given for those who
    attended a Brevard County high school or who have lived in Brevard for more than a year.
  • • The applicant must attach three letters of recommendation. Recommendations may not be
    submitted by family members.
  • • It is understood that all scholarship checks will be paid directly to the institution of learning in
    which the recipient is enrolled.
    Required Essay: Typed, single spaced, 12-pt font
    Describe where you see yourself in the next 5 (or 10) years. Please include both your
    career and personal aspirations, and how you plan on serving the community.

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