Student Services

Dual Enrolled "Stay and Complete" Scholarship

State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota (SCF) has created the SCF Dual Enrolled “Stay and Complete” Scholarship to provide funding options for dual enrolled students to complete their AA Degree at SCF. 

Eligibility requirements are as follows:

  • Must be dual enrolled at SCF within Manatee, Sarasota or Charlotte counties.
  • Must file a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at
  • Have a 3.25 or higher GPA in college level courses.
  • Be enrolled in valid degree program and taking courses required toward degree.
  • Must have 24 credits or fewer remaining to complete degree at SCF.
  • Must be enrolled in minimum of 6 credits per semester and be applicable toward degree/program of study.
  • Must meet with graduation specialist and must complete degree with SCF. 
  • Must complete application and sign declaration of intent to complete degree with SCF.
  • Award amounts will be for full academic year (Fall/Spring). Student must meet eligibility requirements in order to receive Spring semester award. 
  • Must apply by deadline.

Scholarship Committee will review applications week of August 8, 2016 to determine if all eligibility requirements are met.  Award notices for 2016-17 academic year (Fall/Spring) will be sent out via email and will be displayed on SCF Connect by August 12, 2016.  Awards will be based on academic performance and application.  If selected, student will receive scholarship amount equal to in-state tuition for total credits registered for Fall and Spring semesters (if applicable).  Total award amount for year will not exceed 24 in-state credits.

Scholarship Application

Deadline to apply for 2016-2017 award was August 5, 2016. Submit questions and inquiries to

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