The Gamma Rho Zeta Chapter of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. in partnership with The Five Pearls of Excellence, Incorporated Scholarship Award, is available to public high or vocational school graduating seniors in Manatee and Sarasota Counties with financial need planning to enter college in the Fall of 2022.
- The applicant’s overall unweighted grade point average (GPA) must be 2.8 or above.
- Financial need
- The scholarship application must be completed online via https://forms.gle/i1bcJYbd1ZSZsXUe8 and students will need a gmail account to complete the digital version.
- Completed applications must be submitted on or before the deadline to be considered for review. Official transcripts must be postmarked by January 16, 2022.
- The scholarship applicant must attend an interview and college readiness workshop if selected to move forward to be considered for candidacy.
- The scholarship recipient will be expected to attend an Annual Award Ceremony at the end of the academic year of their application.
- Proof of enrollment and college or university acceptance must be received prior to fund distribution.
- The scholarship will be awarded directly to the college or university the applicant will be attending in the following Fall or Spring Semester after applying and can be used to cover tuition, textbooks, and any other appropriate university fees.