Apply for a Florida SouthWestern State College Scholarship

Florida SouthWestern State College offers a variety of scholarships based on need, merit, and other criteria.

  • Applicants must apply for admission to Florida SouthWestern State College and have a Florida SouthWestern State College student I.D. number to complete and submit the scholarship application.
    • Complete only one scholarship application annually to be considered for all Florida SouthWestern State College Scholarships.
  • In addition to the scholarship application, students are encouraged to submit the 2014-2015 FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid). The application can be found online at and is required to be considered for need-based scholarships, as well as Federal aid.  The information contained in the FAFSA will not affect your eligibility for merit-based scholarships.
  • The 2014-2015 Florida SouthWestern State College Scholarship application is now available for submission.
  • Eligibility requires a student be enrolled in a minimum of 6 credit hours/semester; a minimum GPA of 2.0 for need-based scholarships; and a minimum GPA of 3.0 for merit-based scholarships.
  • Students should check their FSW Portal for scholarship awards.  If a scholarship requires a thank you note, the student will receive an email notification of the award and the directive to submit a thank you note to the FSW Foundation.  Recipients of certain scholarships require attendance at meetings/luncheons.
  • Applicants will not receive a notice if they are not awarded a scholarship.
  • Submitting an application does not guarantee receiving a scholarship due to limited availability of funds.