Leading and Learning
Scholarships and Financial Aid


Scholarship Database

The Pasco County Schools Scholarship Database provides information on various scholarship offerings. Many of the scholarships are offered locally, giving Pasco County students the benefit of more opportunities. The database is continually updated with new scholarships, so check back often.


Florida Bright Futures

The Florida Bright Futures Scholarship Program has helped more than 725,000 Florida students attend a postsecondary institution. Bright Futures awards include: Florida Academic Scholars award (FAS), Florida Medallion Scholars award (FMS), Florida Gold Seal CAPE Scholars award (GSC), and the Florida Gold Seal Vocational Scholars award (GSV).

Check out the Bright Futures "Step Into Your Future" brochure for step-by-step guidance to prepare for Florida Bright Futures scholarships.


Important Note: 

Florida Department of Education Emergency Order 2021-EO-02

  • Provides two types of compassion and grace to 20-21 high school seniors who are on track, but have yet to earn a Bright Futures Florida Academic Scholars, Florida Medallion Scholars, Florida Gold Seal Vocational Scholars or Florida Gold Seal CAPE Scholars award:
    • Extends deadlines to earn qualifying test scores to December 1, 2021 (ACT, SAT and PERT for Florida Gold Seal Vocational Scholars); and
    • Forgives volunteer hour requirements for students who intended to complete the service hours prior to graduation, but through no fault of their own had a lack of access to volunteer opportunities.
    • For more information visit this website and contact your School Counselor or Career Specialist.

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