Scholarship

Scholarship opportunity for students interested in an accounting/business degree. Please see Mrs.Pelfrey in the media center for scholarship opportunities.

Please report each scholarship offer you have received whether you plan to attend the college or not. We recognize all scholarship offers based on your academic performance, athletic or artistic ability, membership in clubs, and ROTC and U. S. Service Academy appointments. Do not report offers of financial aid such as grants or loans based on family income. Do not report Bright Futures Scholarships. Attach a photocopy of the award notice if you have one. We wish to recognize all students earning awards at our Senior Awards Program on May 25th. FWBHS wants to include all scholarship offers in a report which is compiled for the school district.

Scholarship Information

If your business or organization sponsors a scholarship, please contact Ms. April Pelfrey at 833-3300 with the information. Please include the requirements for application, eligibility, amount of the scholarship and the due date. Application information or forms may be emailed to april.pelfrey@okaloosaschools.com

Career Connection Center

Students are invited to meet with College Representatives.

Help Wanted

Information for Okaloosa County School District vendor approved job postings are on a bulletin board outside room 403 near the bus ramp.

Scholarship Opportunities

Scholarship opportunities are available for all high school students. They are listed by due date. New ones are highlighted in blue.

Please submit a request for a transcript from Ms. April Pelfrey at least three days prior to the due date.  Scroll down for additional scholarship applications. 

 Various Scholarships Updated Dec 1, 2022 

Vincent Camarda Scholarship Due by 12-15-2022

Ge Reagan Foundation Scholarships Deadline Jan 5, 2023

US JCI Senate Foundation Scholarship Deadline January 13, 2023

Dylan Sido Scholarship for Tech Entrepreneurs Deadline January 15, 2023

 https://cnafreetraining.com/about-us/cna-free-training-scholarship/ Deadline April 2, 2023

Samuel Bride Scholarship for Future Dr. $1000 scholarship Deadline April 15, 2023

Military Scholarships - Application Information

Resources for Military Families-Organizations and resources may be found at https://couponfollow.com/research/discounts-for-military-families

Multiple Scholarships for Minorities, Hispanics, and Undocumented Students - Application Information

Scholarship for Dreamers

Registration for Bright Futures Scholarships

Seniors may begin registering for a Bright Futures Scholarship October 1, 2021.

Even if you do not plan to attend college next year or in Florida, please register!

All seniors who think they may qualify for a Bright Futures Scholarship must register with the Florida Office of Student Financial Assistance before graduation. Students should register before March 15 in order to be considered for other state scholarships that are offered though this state program. See below for any Federal aid.

To apply the student must log on to the state website. Look on the top blue bar. Click on Apply Here. It is the third bar from the left.  

  • Select Initial State Student Application  

  • Read all steps and then click Proceed to Application

  • Complete application and submit (this takes only about 10 minutes) 

Registration for Federal Grants or Loans (FAFSA)

To apply for Federal grants and loans or for eligibility determination for need-based scholarships given by colleges, students should go to FAFSA and complete the FAFSA application with their parents beginning October 1, 2021.