Linda J. Jellison and Craig T. Wedge Scholarship
Education Foundation of Sarasota County
Award: $5,000
Deadline: March 31, 2021

One scholarship in the amount of $5,000 will be awarded to a Sarasota Military Academy senior pursuing a STEM related major at an accredited college or university in 2021.

This is a renewable scholarship (up to four years) and will be awarded on the basis of the following criteria:

  • Must be a Sarasota Military Academy senior
  • Preference will be given to young women
  • Online application and essay
  • At least a 3.0 cumulative GPA
  • SAT and/or ACT scores
  • Enrolling in an accredited school, college or university in 2021
  • Pursuing a STEM related major in engineering (or pre-engineering), computer science, math, one of the physical sciences or another similar technical field
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Renewal will be based on submission of a one-page letter describing your first year in college in your related STEM field and an official transcript
  • Finalists will be invited to a Zoom interview with scholarship benefactors

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Important Information

What high schools does this scholarship apply to? Sarasota Military Academy
Number of Available Awards: 1
Intended Major: STEM
Scholarship Criteria: Merit-based, STEM major, preference for females
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: Meet annual renewal requirements
Is an essay required? Yes
Are service hours required? No

Organization Information

Heather Ferrigno
(941) 927-0965
1960 Landings Blvd. #120
Sarasota, FL

Additional Information

Gender: Preference given to females but males welcome to apply
Ethnic Background:
National Origin:
Student Groups:
Grades: 12th
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