The Education Foundation’s goal is to assist students in need by eliminating barriers whenever possible.
The 2023-24 Scholarships are are not open at this time.
Below you will find some available opportunities. A more comprehensive list is posted on the FCTC.edu website by clicking HERE.
Scholarships with Open or Revolving Deadlines
All FCTC students
- Horatio Alger Association Career and Technical Scholarship $2,500
Career & Technical Scholarships are awarded to students who have faced and overcome great obstacles in their lives and wish to pursue a career or technical education at an accredited non-profit post-secondary institution in the United States. The CTE application generally opens each spring for students entering in the fall. For eligibility criteria and the application, visit https://scholars.horatioalger.org/about-our-scholarship-programs/technical/
For Students Living in St. Johns County
- Joey Robison Scholarship for Non-Traditional Students
This scholarship was named in memory of the son of Linda Robison, former governor of District Three, Altrusa International. Mrs. Robison is an avid supporter of higher education and believes Altrusa must give a hand up to individuals with not only educational needs but also a desire to change and improve the condition of their lives. This scholarship generally has a January deadline and is awarded to St. Johns County residents who have been out of high school for six or more years. Click here for an application.
For Agriculture Students
- Beaches Go Green of Jacksonville Beach provides high school seniors and college students $2,500 scholarships. For details and to apply, visit www.beachesgogreen.org
For Current Members or Alumni of the St. Augustine Players Boys & Girls Club
- COMING SOON…Through the generosity of Leadership St. Johns Class of 2022, scholarships up to $1,500 are available to current members or alumni of the St. Augustine Players Boys & Girls Club who are seeking financial assistance to pursue a career at First Coast Technical College. Click here for the APPLICATION and FLYER.
For Fire, Paramedic, EMT Students
- Future Firefighters
Check Scholarships – FutureFirefighters.org for application deadlines. Click Future Firefighters Scholarships February 2020 – FutureFirefighters.org to see our FCTC student Matthew Hartman’s story.
For Welding Students
- American Welding Society
Scholarships : Foundation : American Welding Society (aws.org) Fall 2021-22 Applications are open with a March 1 deadline.