Boyd--Wilbur H. (Bur) Boyd Scholarship

To be eligible, a student must:

Be a resident of Manatee County for three years at the time of the application.
Be considered a U.S. citizen, not a permanent resident alien.
Be between the ages of 15 and 25 at the time of application.
Be enrolled in an AA, BS, or BAS degree program, pursuing a business curriculum.
Have earned and maintained a minimum cumulative 2.0 grade point average.
Complete the FASFA form and demonstrate financial need.
Be considered a Florida resident for tuition purposes.
Be enrolled full-time (9+ hours for health science programs and 12+ semester hours for non-health science programs).
Include a statement demonstrating a commitment to helping the community and others, and outlining participation and service in spiritual faith.
Include a letter of reference from a prior teacher or spiritual leader (i.e.: pastor, priest, rabbi, etc.). Donor’s preference is for the recipient to be of Christian or Jewish faith.
Participate in an online donor meeting or in-person scholarship luncheon on November 2nd, 2022.
Submit a thank you letter to the selection committee within one week of receiving scholarship offer.

Award
$1,500/ year for full time
Deadline
04/17/2022
Supplemental Questions
  1. Please write a statement demonstrating your commitment to helping the community and others, and outlining your participation and service in spiritual faith.
  2. Upload a letter of reference from a prior teacher or spiritual leader (i.e.: pastor, priest, rabbi, etc.).