Scholarships for High School Seniors in Tampa Bay 

Sunshine Opportunity Scholarships

The Sunshine Opportunity Scholarships are worth up to $20,000 over four years of undergraduate studies at a public university in Florida. Up to 10 scholarships are awarded annually.

The scholarships are intended to help high-achieving students with financial need. Applicants must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher, must have overcome significant obstacles in life and must attend public or private high schools in these counties in the Tampa Bay area of Florida: Pinellas, Hillsborough, Pasco.

To maintain the scholarship, undergraduates must be enrolled full-time and remain in good academic standing.

Application period: December 1 to March 1.

On-line application - Click here to apply.


2019 Sunshine Opportunity Scholarship winners, left to right: Kara Spears, Grace Michalk, Adrian Luksza, Brandon Roberts, Nicholas Tennant, Tri Tran, Eva Gay, Quynh Nhu Nguyen. Not pictured: Anna Thodhori, Tori Roberts.