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Scholarships

Girl Scouts of the USA has compiled a list of universities/colleges, foundations, and Girl Scout councils that offer scholarships, awards, and grants to Girl Scouts. Girl Scout experiences enhance ANY scholarship application with leadership and community service, so remember to include your Girl Scout activities in ALL scholarship applications you submit. 

Kiwanis Club of Gainesville Spain Award (Gold Award Girl Scouts)

Are you a graduating Girl Scout?  If you are, please consider applying for the Kiwanis Club of Gainesville Spain Award.  Applicants must:

  • Either be an entering freshman or an undergraduate at UF or Santa Fe Community College in good standing
  • Have earned the Girl Scout Gold Award
  • Be a resident of the Gateway Council area.

The award is for $1000.00 per year and can be renewed each year until graduation from your undergraduate program.

For information and the application form please contact Scholarship Chair, Sheila Dickison at  doctord@ufl.edu. Deadline to apply is July 15.

Girl Scout Kiwanis Spain Scholarship

Did you have a distinguished career as a Girl Scout in the Gateway Council area of Florida? If so, please consider applying for the Kiwanis Club of Gainesville Spain Scholarship ($ 1000.00 a year for up to four years). In addition to making the case that you exemplify the G.I.R.L qualities (be a go-getter, innovator, risk-taker, leader), applicants must be either an entering freshman or an undergraduate at Santa Fe College or the University of Florida in good standing in their undergraduate program.

For information and the application form please contact Scholarship Chair, Sheila Dickison at doctord@ufl.edu Deadline is August 15.

Community Foundation of Northeast Florida

FOR GOLD AWARD GIRL SCOUTS: Byon B. Morris Scholarship

Information for 2022 scholarship application coming soon. 

Dorothea B. Shaw Scholarship

Information for 2022 scholarship application coming soon. 

Sam & Lydia Payne Scholarship

Information for 2022 scholarship application coming soon.