Lake-Sumter Community College

Other Scholarships

Additional Scholarship Information


The Newsome Melton $1500 Student Leadership Scholarship

Eligible students must meet these criteria:
  • 3.0 GPA;
  • History of leadership at school or in the community;
  • Enrolled in or accepted to an accredited college or university;
  • Complete essay on one of the topics listed below;
  • Submit unofficial transcript;
  • Submit resume documenting leadership experience, training, and accomplishments; and

Apply here:

Southern Scholarship Foundation
Applications are accepted year round
Priority deadlines:
​​​Fall: April 1st, Spring: October 31st

  • Must be planning to attend one of the four major universities in Florida: Florida A & M University, Florida Gulf Coast University, Florida State University, and University of Florida
  • Must have a 3.0 GPA or better
  • Must demonstrate financial need
  • Must demonstrate high motivation
  • Must be willing to share household duties and responsibilities in a cooperative spirit


The Hill & Ponton Veteran's Scholarship 

Our scholarship is specifically for veterans of the US Armed Forces. Hill and Ponton law fi​rm helps disabled veterans get the medical and disability benefits they are entitled to. We know how important the transition from military to civilian life is and education is one of our greatest tools in helping them make this transition successfully. 

 General information:
Short description: The Hill & Ponton Veteran's Scholarship awards four merit based $1000 scholarships to veterans of the U.S. Armed Forces. 

  • Four $1,000 scholarships
  • Two scholarships will be awarded in the fall, two in the spring
  • Application Deadlines: May 1st and November 1st
  • Awards will be announced June 15th and December 15th 

Scholarship Websites Links For The State Universities:

Scholarship Information on the Internet

 NOTE: Never Pay for a scholarship search or for the Federal Student Aid Application!

LSSC is an equal access / equal opportunity institution