Fort Myers Beach Community Foundation is accepting scholarship applications for the 2012-13 academic year. The number and amount of each scholarship will be at the discretion of the Foundation Board, up to a maximum of $1,000 per student.
Applications are available on the Fort Myers Beach Community Foundation website at www.fmbeachfoundation.org/ under the Scholarship Program tab, or from a Community Foundation member.
Applicant's must be a recommended by a member of the Fort Myers Beach Community Foundation and must be planning to enter an accredited institution or trade school.
Scholarships are awarded based on applicant involvement in community service, school, work and leadership activities and academic achievement. A committee of Community Foundation members will judge all applications.
Eligible students must complete the scholarship application form and submit all the requested certifying documentation including a certified copy of the most current high school cumulative grade transcript.
Applications will be accepted through March 15 (postmark deadline) and should be sent to: Fort Myers Beach Community Foundation Scholarship Program, PO Box 2834, Fort Myers Beach, Florida 33931.
Fort Myers Beach Community Foundation is a 501 ( c) 3 charitable foundation dedicated to working cooperatively to improve the quality of life in Fort Myers Beach and surrounding communities.