Take Stock in Children (TSIC) is a powerful and proven life-changing program that provides hope and the promise of a better future for Florida’s students. It is designed to impact the major elements of a young child’s life: family, school and community, beginning as early as the sixth grade.
The Take Stock in Children College Scholarship & Mentor Program includes:
- A tuition-only Florida Prepaid College Scholarship for two or four years at a public state college in Florida. (Length of scholarship determined prior to contract signing.)
- A mentor who will meet the student at school, with cooperation from the school and parents/guardians, to provide motivation and support.
- A College Success Coach to support the student's educational achievements.
- College and career advising and workshops.
Students in Grades 6 - 9 who are financially qualified (see full application packet for details) and are passing standardized testing, with excellent attendance and behavior, are invited to apply.
In addition to the complete application packet, you will need at least one letter of recommendation and a completed Guidance Counselor Data Sheet from their school Guidance Counselor.
Completed Applications must be received by October 1, 2018.
Please read the Application Guidelines before completing the application!