Florida Scholarships

James Cothran KD3NI Scholarship

This scholarship is sponsored by The American Radio Relay League (ARRL), a noncommercial organisation of radio amateurs which operates within five pillars: Public Service, Advocacy, Education, Technology, and Membership.

Mahindra USA Women in Ag Scholarship

This scholarship is provided by the National Future Farmers of American Organization for females wishing to pursue an academic career in agriculture. In a field where there are statistically less women than men, the FFA organization wishes to help women to succeed in this field.

MetLife Foundation Scholarship

Funded by the Norfolk Southern Foundation through the National FFA Foundation, this scholarship provides financial assistance to students who aim to pursue a four-year degree.

NACE Eastern Area Scholarship

This scholarship is sponsored by National Association of Corrosion Engineers (NACE), an international foundation which committed to resolving the corrosion epidemic by investing in scholarships, training, and workforce development.

Davin Joseph’s Dream Team Scholarship

Do you want to be part of a dream team? This scholarship is provided by the Davin Joseph Foundation for graduated athletes and artists of specific Florida high schools to achieve success in their educational careers.

Hispanic Heritage Youth Awards

This scholarship is given by the Hispanic Heritage Foundation and it's sponsors. The Youth awards program is meant to help the leaders of today so that they can make an impact on America's future.

Barnes Scholarship

The Tampa Bay Times Fund administers this scholarship to high achieving students who have overcome significant obstacles in their lives.

Remember Your End Goal:

The career you’re seeking can determine what scholarships you may qualify for and the likelihood of securing a job after graduating. To help you understand what opportunities are out there we have done the research to find exactly what field is hiring, and how much they are willing to pay in order to fill that position.

 

Unique To Florida

Top Three Positions Based Off Of Hiring

Job Title: Landscaping and groundskeeping workers Maids and housekeeping cleaners First-line supervisors/managers of construction trades and extraction workers
Salary: $20410 $17031 $50112
# of Open Positions: 75590 66160 50880
Competition*: 1.6 1.5 1.7

 


Top Six Positions Based Off Of Salary

Job Title: Family and general practitioners Construction managers Chiropractors
Salary: $152178 $84250 $76134
# of Open Positions: 10620 17350 1600
Competition*: 2.2 1.6 1.7
Job Title: Health diagnosing and treating practitioners First-line supervisors/managers of fire fighting and prevention workers Personal financial advisors
Salary: $69955 $64374 $63333
# of Open Positions: 4940 2340 240
Competition*: 2.3 1.5 1.4

*Competition: = This row tells us which jobs are more common in Arizona, relative to the state population, compared to their popularity in every other US states. A Local Popularity Index of 1.0 matches the average across all US states; higher and lower percentages indicate the job is proportionally more or less popular here.

Florida Nationwide Stats

Top Three Positions Based Off Of Hiring

Job Title: Retail salespersons Cashiers Office clerks, general
Salary: $24704 $16745 $22020
# of Open Positions: 268750 188860 188700
Competition*: 1.1 1 1.2

 

Top Six Positions Based Off Of Salary

Job Title: Chief executives Lawyers Securities, commodities, and financial services sales agents
Salary: $144174 $97883 $94052
# of Open Positions: 18270 35650 16060
Competition*: 1.1 1.2 1.2
Job Title: General and operations managers Financial managers Construction managers
Salary: $92852 $86245 $84250
# of Open Positions: 54720 16930 17350
Competition*: 0.6 0.6 1.6

*Competition: = Unlike the Unique To Florida table above, which shows where jobs in Florida are unusually common compared to other states, the Florida Nationwide Stats table lists jobs which are the most common in raw numbers in the state.