PATHWAY TO SUCCESS SCHOLARSHIP

Before you submit, have you reviewed the Application Instructions?

Prior to submitting your application​, read the info below to ensure all materials meet our application standards. Applications that don't follow the below guidelines will not be considered.

Application Instructions

High School Transcript

Transcripts can be requested from the main office at your high school.

Pathways for Success Scholarship Application

Download our editable PDF here.

FAFSA Statement Report

The Free Application for Federal Student Aid, FAFSA, is an online form that determines your eligibility for financial aid. Please submit your FAFSA And upload your full Student Aid Report.

Proof of Florida Financial Aid Application

The FFAA application allows students to apply to the State Scholarship & Grant Programs, including Bright Futures, Florida Farmworker Student Scholarship, and the José Martí Scholarship Challenge Grant.

Copy of ONE college application essay.

College essay prompt must be included in the attachment.

Proof of Application to TWO or more independent scholarships.
This is to show you are taking personal initiative to help fund and support your education. Your high school guidance counselor will be able to direct you toward many scholarship sources.  You can also search online on sites like scholarships.com or College Board.


If you have applied for a scholarship that requires you to submit hard copy materials rather than an online application, you may submit an email from your school counselor confirming that you applied as your Proof of Application.

Teacher Recommendation
Please speak with your teacher ahead of time to confirm that she/he is willing to do this. All recommendations must come from a teacher, not a guidance counselor, and must be sent from an official school email. We will email them a letter about our foundation, asking for their recommendation.

Resume of Activities

For this application, we require that you use our college-level resume template. This is to make sure we receive the same information from all students. Review our Resume Rules and Guidance resource for help getting started.

 

*Resume template must be opened and edited on a desktop.

Personal Statement

What challenges have you faced in pursuing a college education and how will a college education change your life?

(250-600 words)

Ready to submit?

Please submit all application requirements to Amy Barber at abarber@atkinsef.org.

By submitting your application via email,  you acknowledge that you have read and understood the information regarding the Pathway to Success Scholarship. You confirm that you meet the eligibility criteria and, if selected, commit to meeting the expectations of recipients.