Florida P.E.O. Scholarship
Florida Philanthropic Educational Organization
Award: $2,500
Deadline: January 15, 2022

The Florida P.E.O. Scholarship was established in 1994 to provide financial assistance
for tuition and fees to qualified women who will be pursuing undergraduate study at a
Florida college or university.

● Florida resident who is a citizen or permanent legal resident of the U.S.
● Accepted for admission for first year of full-time post-secondary (collegiate) study at
an accredited Florida college or university (private or public).
● Dual enrolled high school students are eligible.
● Pursuing a course of study leading to associate’s or bachelor’s degree.
● Sponsored by a Florida chapter of the P.E.O. Sisterhood.
● Meets requirements of scholarship, character, leadership, and financial need.
● Has high scholastic standing as measured by GPA of 3.0 or greater, class rank
and standardized test scores.

● Awards of up to $2,500.00 for tuition, books and course-related fees. Award amounts
based upon number of applicants and funds available each year.
● May be renewed for second year of full time study (24 hours in an academic year)
pending submission of a completed renewal application, minimum 3.0 cumulative
collegiate GPA, and sponsoring chapter recommendation.

● Applicants must be sponsored by a Florida chapter of the P.E.O. Sisterhood.
● For information about finding a local chapter to consider sponsoring an applicant for
the scholarship, send email query to: FLPEOS@gmail.com
● Applications must be provided by a member of P.E.O.
● Student applications are due to the sponsoring Florida chapter by January 15th.

Florida P.E.O. Scholarship Flyer


Important Information

What high schools does this scholarship apply to? All
Number of Available Awards: Varies
Intended Major:
Scholarship Criteria: Gender
Scholarship Location: Local
Minimum GPA: 3.0
Minimum PSAT Score:
Minimum SAT Score:
Minimum ACT Score:
Minimum PLAN:
Is the scholarship renewable? Yes
How to Renew: May be renewed a 2nd year if renewability requirements met
Is an essay required? No
Are service hours required? No

Organization Information

Margaret Ryan

Additional Information

Gender: Female
Ethnic Background:
National Origin:
Student Groups:
Residency: Florida
Grades: 12th
Class Rank: