STUDENT                         AMOUNT          SCHOOL           GENT SPONSOR

1. Sydney Gledden ---------- $2000 ----------- Lake Weir ---------- Mike Hardy

2. Micah Forsythe ------------$1000-per yr. - Leesburg -----------Mike Napier

Pollard Boykin Memorial Scholarship

3. Johnnethan Goins --------$2000 ----------Wildwood ------ Harold Williams

4. Nate Mikell ------------------$2000 -----------Wildwood ------Harold Williams

5. Kelly Campos ---------------$2000 ------------Wildwood -------Harold Williams

6. Landen Carter --------------$2000 ------------Villages --------------Otis Lane

7. Shania Delpino-Little ----$2000 -----------Villages ------------Otis Lane

8. Jahanna Rose D'Estrella $2000 ------------ Villages --------------Otis Lane

9. Kamari Littles ---------------$1000 -------------Lorraine Robinson

Florida Ladies of Distinction Scholarship 

2021-2022 Renewal Scholarship Winners - Kids Central Grant = $10,000

1. Esteban Ventura ----$2000 Junior (Health Science) Marion Tech. College

2. Martinis McDuffie --$2000 Junior (Art Education) University of Florida

3. Ambria Wright ------$2000 Junior (Business). Florida A&M University

4. Paloma Telfort ------$2000 Sophomore (Molecular Bio.) Univ of South Fla.

5. Andrew Jenkins -------$2000 Freshman (Psychology) Univ of Central Fla.

                                           OUR SCHOLARSHIP INITIATIVE

To promote continuing education we offer a scholarship of $1000.00-$3,000.00 to a high school senior from the surrounding Lake, Sumter and Marion county communities.  The money is paid directly to the student. The process includes completing an application and a short essay about the student's career aspirations.

To apply for one of our Scholarships, students must submit a completed application. Additionally, applicants must meet or exceed the following criteria.

  • Student is a graduating high school senior with at least a 2.50 GPA
  • Student plans to enroll in a higher education endeavor (2 or 4 year college, trade, or business school)
  • Student attends one of the target high schools: i.e Lake Weir HS, Leesburg HS, Wildwood Middle HS, The Villages Charter HS

Scholarship Initiatives Q and A

Please consider DONATING to the Scholarship Fund. Your donations are tax-deductible.



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