Financial Aid

  • Financial aid may be available if you qualify.  Please contact Kim Simpson at ksimpson@polk.edu or 863.669.4917 to set up an appointment to discuss your financial aid options.

Scholarships

GUADELOUPE – Environmental Science Program

Deadline: August 1, 2017. Partial scholarships available towards the Polk State College Guadeloupe Environmental Science study abroad program, November 2017.

SCHOLARSHIP DESCRIPTION: (9) Award recipients will receive scholarships for the science study abroad program to the Guadeloupe, November 16 – 25, 2017. Recipients must take BSC1311C, EVR1001C, or OCE2001C with the study abroad program and have it count towards their degree. Award values range from $500 – $1400 depending on financial need. Passport fee, course tuition and spending money is not included.

  • Take one of these courses, EVR1000C, BSC1311C or OCE2001C with the study abroad program.
  • Academic standing of 2.0 or higher.
  • Participant must write a 300-500 word essay  regarding why they wish to receive the scholarship and how this trip will benefit their life and career.
  • Fill out both forms attached below & essay and send to ksimpson@polk.edu or drop off at LTB1267 by August 1, 2017.

Education Abroad FA Needs Form – Guadeloupe

Guadeloupe Scholarship Application

Please contact ksimpson@polk.edu for any additional information and/or questions.