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Ivan F. and Ina C. LeGore Scholarship
Education Foundation of Sarasota County
Award: up to $2,500
Deadline: April 15, 2024
Description:

The Legore scholarship will award a scholarship up to $2,500 (renewable, up to $10,000) to two Sarasota County high school seniors who have participated in one or more annual performances with the Sailor Circus Academy (Red or Gold Troupe). Funds are payable only to accredited colleges or universities in the United States and may be used for expenses including tuition, fees, room and board.

Requirements:
1. Sarasota County high school senior
2. Must have participated in one or more annual performances with the Sailor Circus Academy (Red or Gold Troupe)
3. Plan to enroll in an accredited 4-year college or university
4. Begin postsecondary school in the 2024-2025 academic year
5. Complete an online application and essays
6. Submit an unofficial high school transcript
7. Demonstrate financial need
8. Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and provide the Student Aid Index (SAI) report*
9. Renewable for up to four years ($10,000 maximum) providing the recipient is making satisfactory academic progress. Renewal will be based on an annual submission of a one-page letter describing the student’s year in college and an official college transcript demonstrating at
least a C+ average or better each year.

*Note due to recent FAFSA changes your Student Aid Index (SAI) Report may be delayed. If you are still waiting for your report, you will need to calculate your SAI utilizing this estimator. The online scholarship application will allow you to submit proof of FAFSA completion via your email confirmation from FAFSA and by providing your estimated SAI. You may be asked to submit your SAI report once released from FAFSA.

Application deadline is Monday, April 15th, 2024.  Applicants will be notified of award decisions by May 2024.

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Important Information

What high schools does this scholarship apply to? All
Number of Available Awards: 2
Intended Major:
Scholarship Criteria: Need-based, participation in one or more annual performances with the Sailor Circus Academy (Red or Gold Troupe)
Scholarship Location: Local
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Is the scholarship renewable? Yes
How to Renew: Annual essay and demonstrating at least a C+ average or better each year
Is an essay required? Yes
Are service hours required? No

Organization Information

Heather Ferrigno
hferrigno@edfoundationsrq.org
(941) 927-0965

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Grades: 12th
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Talents: Participation in one or more annual performances with the Sailor Circus Academy (Red or Gold Troupe)
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