Eligibility requirements to receive the Duval/Nassau County Chapter Financial Assistance $1000 Scholarship. Applications must be postmarked by June 30, 2019, as late applications will not be reviewed.
Applicants who desire to attend Bethune-Cookman University must provide the following documents to confirm:
Must be a 2019 High School Graduating Senior.
Must reside in Duval or Nassau County.
Must have taken either the SAT or ACT with a score of at least 1100/17 respectively.
Must have achieved a minimum grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.
Must submit a copy of the Letter of Acceptance from Bethune-Cookman University.
Must submit a copy of the FAFSA (Financial Aid Application for Student Assistance) letter of determination based on need.
Must submit a letter from an organization verifying community/volunteer service.
Must submit unopened letter with the copy of your official transcript with school seal.
Must submit two (2) letters of recommendations from either of the following: teacher, pastor, high school principal, counselor, B-CU alumnus, community leader or your employer.
Must submit a 2 page essay (12 pt. font) on one of the following topics:
“Why Is Accomplishing A College Education Important to You?”
“Why Is Bethune–Cookman University Your Educational Choice?”
Mail Completed Applications To:
Duval/Nassau County Chapter of Bethune-Cookman University National Alumni Association Attention: Scholarship Committee
P. O. Box 41291
Jacksonville, Florida 32203