There are many scholarships for Gainesville students. If you are searching for scholarships for a particular high school located in Gainesville, please select the appropriate school from the list below. The scholarship database contains scholarships for Gainesville students in the following categories:

Gainesville High School Scholarships
Gainesville College Scholarships
Gainesville University Scholarships


"No Essay" Nitro Scholarship

Deadline: Mar 31, 2023
To be eligible for the "No Essay" Nitro Scholarship you must be:A) A student who is currently enrolled as a high school senior or in an accredited college or university located within the United States;B) A parent who currently has a child enrolled in an accredited college or university located within the United States;C) A parent who currently has a...

Be Bold Scholarship

Deadline: Apr 01, 2023
The "Be Bold" Scholarship is a no-essay scholarship that will be awarded to the applicant with the boldest profile. It takes less than 2 minutes to apply.To us, boldest does not mean "best", or "most accomplished". Being bold means being:A) EarnestB) DeterminedC) MovingThe scholarship will be awarded to the student whose profile is most bold, according to these characteristics.Furthermore, the...

ScholarshipOwl No Essay Scholarship

Deadline: Mar 29, 2023
ScholarshipOwl is your source of relief from the dreaded application process. We put students on the fast-track to success by providing direct access to the scholarships they need the most. Take the hassle out of financial aid and maximize your chance at a free ride in college. No matter how much funding you need for school, we have the opportunities...

Niche 2K No Essay College Scholarship

Deadline: Mar 31, 2023
Niche is the market leader in connecting colleges and schools with students and families. With in-depth profiles on every school and college in America, over 140 million reviews and ratings, and powerful search and data tools, Niche helps millions of students and families find and enroll in the right school for them. Who Can ApplyAll high school and college students, as...

SP Scholarship

Deadline: Mar 31, 2023
The SP College Scholarship program was created to help students win scholarships without the hassle of filling out paper applications and writing dozens of essays.To be eligible for the Scholarship you must be:A) At least 13 years old and enrolled or will enroll in a college or university in the US.B) A legal resident of the U.S. or Puerto Rico.Thus...

10 Words or Less Scholarship

Deadline: Apr 15, 2023
Scholarship Eligibility:A) Anyone who is between the ages of 14-25 who will be attending school in the Fall of 2023.B) This scholarship is provided by In order to apply for our scholarship follow these instructions:1. Go to and place a comment on any post you see answering the question:In 10 words or less, tell us why you deserve...

For School Specific Scholarships, select one of the schools below:
Abraham Lincoln Middle School
Eastside High School
Florida Siatech At Gainesville, Inc.
Fort Clarke Middle School
FW Buchholz High School
Gainesville High School
Hoggetowne Middle School
Horizon Center. Alternative School
Howard W. Bishop Middle School
Kanapaha Middle School
PK Yonge Developmental Research School
Professional Academy Magnet At Loften High School
Westwood Middle School

The city of Gainesville is the largest city in the county of Alachua, within the state of Florida, United States. In addition, the city serves as the county seat, along with being the principal city of the Gainesville, Florida Metropolitan Area or likewise called MSA. During the year 2010, the Census recorded the population as being around 124,300. Gainesville is home to the University of Florida, the 6th largest campus within the nation as well as Santa Fe College.

The city of Gainesville was incorporated in the year 1869. The city was named to honor General Edmund Pendleton who was a famous commander in the Second Seminole War. The city prospered and flourished in the latter part of the 19th Century due to its success of the phosphate and citrus industries. The central location of Gainesville City likewise allowed it to become a main target of the railroad industry.

Because of the boll weevil infestation in the beginning of the 20th Century saw a devastating effect on the cotton crops. The University of Florida was constructed during the year 1906, helping to build a stable economy in the region in the depression. The university has continued to bring success to the region even in the latter part of the century. Currently, Gainesville is recognized for its various cultural venues, historic districts, world class medical facilities and the newly restored city buildings.

The areas largest employers comprise the city government, the Shands Healthcare System and the University of Florida. The top jobs sectors in Gainesville comprise: education, retail, professional, scientific and technical services, healthcare, accommodation and construction services and food services. Also, agriculture is among the region's main industries.

The Gainesville Technology Enterprise Center helps local technology companies expand their business. The center works to create high paying jobs and improve the local economy by being involved in various endeavors.

Thomas Center is considered to be the central hub of Gainesville. It is the location for many art exhibits, galleries and musical programs. The Center is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. It contains meeting rooms, local history exhibits, performance space, the nearby grace and Sidney Knight's Children's Theatre and the surrounding Thomas Center Gardens. There are other cultural facilities within the city of Gainesville like for example the Hippodrome State Theatre, the Curtis M. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts, the Florida Museum of Natural History, the Harn Museum Art, the Gainesville Community Playhouse, the Civic Media Center, the Olustee Battlefield State Historic Site and the Acrosstown Repertory Theatre.

The University of Florida enhances Gainesville's numerous opportunities for cultural lifestyles. The School of Art and Art History, the School of Theatre and Dance and the School of Music are all under the umbrella of the Florida College of Fine Arts, together with various other programs. The University Galleries and the Center for World Art and Digital Worlds are other establishments on site.