Dates & Deadlines

The Foundation will call for applications for its general and endowed, and high school scholarship opportunities once a year. The current scholarship application period is December 1st to March 15th. There are some exceptions especially concerning grant funded scholarships.

  • October and November – Time to apply to Gulf Coast State College and for Financial Aid
  • December 1 – Foundation scholarship application period opens for next academic year
  • January – Spring classes begin
  • March 15 – Foundation scholarship application period closes
  • March 16 – April 15 – Application scoring and rankings
  • April 16 – April 30 – Scholarship recipient selection
  • May, June and July – Scholarship awarding and offers extended
  • July and August – Scholarship awards are transferred to the Financial Aid Office
  • August – Fall classes begin