Three new sponsors add additional scholarships to Uncommon Friends Foundation’s scholarship program
Application deadline is April 1, 2019
FORT MYERS, Fla. (February 11, 2019) – Three new sponsors have added additional scholarships to the Uncommon Friends Foundation’s growing list of available 2019-2020 school year student scholarships. The deadline for nominations is April 1, 2019. Home-Tech, the Cape Coral Kiwanis Club, and Waste Pro all stepped in with an additional $5,500 in new scholarships.
Nominees must reside in Lee, Charlotte, Collier, Glades, or Hendry Counties, need financial assistance, excel in school and/or their personal lives, and possess high quality character traits. Visit http://uncommonfriends.org/scholarships/opportunities/ for scholarship application forms and specific requirements of each scholarship. Completed applications and/or any questions should be directed to [email protected].
NEW! Home-Tech Trade School Scholarship ($2,500) – for any age student to help defray the costs of tuition, books and supplies to attend a technical or trade school.
NEW! Cape Coral Kiwanis Club Scholarship ($2,500) – $1,250 will be awarded to each of two students of any age to help defray tuition, books and supplies costs at any educational institution.
NEW! Waste Pro Scholarship ($1,000) – for any age student to help defray the cost of tuition, books and supplies to attend a college or other post-secondary educational institution.
The Uncommon Friends Foundation is a nonprofit organization established in 1993 and dedicated to lifelong character building among today’s youth and business leaders. It promotes character education in schools, ethics in the workplace, and preservation of the historic Burroughs Home & Gardens and James Newton Archives. For more scholarship information, visit http://uncommonfriends.org/ or email [email protected].