|FTBA Scholarship Application|
This form is to apply for a Florida Transportation Builder’s Association (FTBA) Scholarship. The FTBA scholarships are available to any Florida resident that is a graduating high school senior from a Florida high school in 2020 whose parent, or legal guardian is a member or is employed by a firm who is a member of the Florida Transportation Builders’ Association.
Scholarships are granted in varying amounts, annually for a period up to four (4) years, so long as the applicant is making satisfactory progress in his or her field of study. Verification of satisfactory progress is required from the school annually.
Curriculum requirements are only that you attend an accredited college or university. There are no geographic limitations on your school of choice, but you must be a Florida resident. Scholarship applications will be evaluated on (a) your application (b) school transcript and ACT or SAT scores, and (c) letters of recommendation. Incomplete applications or those submitted after the application deadline will not be considered. Deadline for submission is March 11, 2020.
Please note, the application must include two letters of recommendation from someone other than a family member. You must also submit a copy of your high school transcript with the online application and your guidance counselor must sign the transcripts. Your transcript does not have to be a certified copy since it is being submitted electronically, but it must be signed. All items must be submitted via the document upload section at the time this form is completed. Once your application has been received by FTBA, you will receive a confirmation email. If you do not receive an email please contact Stacy Heidel (firstname.lastname@example.org) or call 850-942-1404 and verify your application was received. Should you have any questions concerning the completion of the application or the review process, please do not hesitate to contact Stacy for assistance.
Checklist of what must be included with your application for it to be considered:
Scholastic Essay (300 – 500 words)
Please submit an original essay selecting one of the following topics and upload the essay as a word document with your application.
1. Describe a significant experience and how it changed you (or your life).
2. What has been your greatest accomplishment?
3. Walk outside your front door—what would you change?
4. Describe something you have done that had a positive effect on someone?