Attn: Yushika Florence
501 NE 8th Street
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33304
If awarded the HANDY Book Scholarship, the student will be awarded $500 for the first semester of attendance. The monies can only be used to purchase books and supplies available for purchase in the respective school’s bookstore. The scholarship will then be awarded as follows for subsequent terms based on the following criteria:
Note: the maximum award for the academic year is $1,000. The scholarship will not be awarded during the summer semester.
Please read and follow the instructions carefully prior to submitting your application. If you chose not to upload your supporting documents online, please make sure that you include the HANDY Scholarship Check List when you mail your documents. All applicants will be notified by August 1st if they are to be awarded the scholarship.
Please only complete the following section if you are currently enrolled in college...
Positions held in gainful employment (include part-time and/or summer jobs):
The element of financial need is one of the determining factors used by the scholarship selection committee. It is important that you provide accurate information about your financial need. All information, financial or otherwise, will be kept in the strictest confidence.
Please indicate below any sources of income you will have during the 2017-2018 academic year.
Please indicate below all expenses that you will incur during the 2017-2018 academic year. Your school’s website/catalog should help you locate these expenses.
You must answer a total of 3 essays. Essay questions #1 and #2 are mandatory. You may choose which topic to write about from the provided options for your third essay. All of your essays should each be between 500-650 words each.
This is the final section of your application. This is an agreement between you and the HANDY Scholarship program for final consideration of scholarship funds. Please read each statement below carefully, as receiving a scholarship will require some obligations on your part.
By signing in the space below, you are certifying that all information that you provided is correct and that you are the person completing this application. When you press the submit button, you will receive an e-mail confirmation that your application has been received. Please print the application for your records.