The Hilliard Scholarships

The Hilliard Scholarships Nomination

Several Hilliard Scholarships are awarded to high school seniors in Glades and Hendry Counties who will be attending Florida Gulf Coast University. The $2,000 awarded each student is to be used toward tuition. Nominees should have financial need, the potential to succeed in school, and demonstrate the following personal traits: a spirit of adventure, a sense of purpose, a commitment to unending personal improvement, and a desire to help others.

  • Tuition $Fees $Books $Supplies$ 

Please email as attachments (to scholarships@uncommonfriends.org) the following items after you submit the form (include your name, the scholarship being applied for, and the nominee’s name in the subject line):

  1. Letter on organization’s letterhead explaining how the nominee meets the criteria
  2. Nominee’s essay explaining need and future goals
  3. Digital photograph of the nominee
  4. Letter from additional individual or sponsoring organization