St. Petersburg

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

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Sallie Mae "No Essay" Scholarship

Deadline: Dec 31, 2023
The $2,000 Sallie Mae Scholarship is only open to legal residents of the 50 United States, the District of Columbia and any US Territory age 17 or older at the time of entry, and who meet one (1) of the four (4) following eligibility requirements at the time of entry:A parent who currently has a child enrolled in an accredited...

Be Bold Scholarship

Deadline: Jan 01, 2024
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...

Niche $50,000 Scholarship

Deadline: Dec 14, 2023
Covering the cost of college expenses for four years without writing a single essay? Sounds too good to be true.It isn't with Niche. We are giving one student $50,000 (our biggest scholarship yet) to help pay for tuition, living expenses, books, and other educational expenses.Who Can ApplyAll high school and college students, as well as anyone looking to attend college...

Big Future Scholarship

Deadline: Dec 31, 2023
The Scholarship Program is open to seniors in high school who meet the eligibility requirements. If you are an eligible student, by completing a college planning step using your College Board account, you will automatically earn a chance to win a $500 scholarship and an additional chance to win a $40,000 scholarship.There are no essay, minimum GPA, test score, or...

CollegeXpress Scholarship

Deadline: Dec 31, 2023
Since 1995, our mission has been to help connect students with the right schools for them. Carnegie Dartlet, the organization that houses CollegeXpress, is an educational publisher and higher education marketing agency. Every year, thousands of students across the United States and around the world discover their colleges using our websites, magazines, and services.  This scholarship has an intake period...

Appily Easy Money Scholarship

Deadline: Dec 31, 2023
The Appily scholarship application is fast and easy.Scholarship Eligibility: This scholarship is open to high school sophomores, juniors, and first semester senior students for all majors and schools. We will judge this scholarship based on other criteria such as volunteer work, extracurricular activities, special circumstances, etc.About the sponsors of the scholarship (EAB and Appily):EAB is the market leader in helping colleges...

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The city of St. Petersburg, Florida is situated within the Tampa Bay Area. This well-known holiday resort area serves a big population of roughly 245,314, making St. Petersburg the 4th most heavily populated city in the whole state. St. Petersburg is situated within the County of Pinellas, wherein Clearwater serves the county seat. However, county services are available through county offices within the city of St. Petersburg. There are 2.7 million inhabitants in the Metropolitan Statistical Area.

The founders of the city were John C. Williams and Peter Demens, who purchased the land during the year 1876. Mr. Demens helped to bring the railroad to the area during the year 1888. St. Petersburg became a city officially in the year 1892, with a population of 300 people.

The city of St. Petersburg enjoys a tropical weather condition and a fantastic location on Tampa Bay. The annual calendar of the city is full of outdoor activities. Over 1,000 thousand outdoor events are held here on an annual basis, most happening along the preserved downtown waterfront area. Activities comprise the Cajun/Zydeco Crawfish Festival, American Stage in the Park, the Art Arbor Nature Crafts Festival, Earth Day's Green Thumb Festival, and a lo more. The art and music is practically constant as the parks and streets of the city fill with people. St. Petersburg is likewise the site of the Honda Grand Prix of St. Petersburg, an Indycar series car race.

The downtown Central Business District in the city of St. Petersburg has numerous high rise structures like for instance the Bank of America Tower. Restaurants can be located on Central Avenue and the adjacent Beach Drive. Several bars, lounges and clubs could be found around and along Central Avenue with the type of entertainment to suit whatever taste. The State Theatre and Jannus Landing are two popular concert places. The St. Petersburg Times newspaper has its head office within the Central Business District.

The Central Business District has a lot of fine theatres and galleries. The Mahaffey Theater complex has a glass-enclosed atrium overlooking the city's waterfront. The multi-use facility, The Coliseum, has the finest ballroom within the south. There are some well-known art collections: Chihuly Collection presented by the Morean Arts Center, Salvador Dali Museum, Museum of Fine Arts, the Florida International Museum, and the Holocaust Museum. Dozens of other cultural places and galleries could be found downtown and on the border.