Thinking About Education Beyond High School?
You Probably Have a lot of Questions:
  • How does the application process work?
  • What sort of school is right for me?
  • What should I be doing now?

With planning, preparation, and the right information, college is possible for everyone!  The Foundation offers free Scholarship, College and Career Counseling for Osceola County juniors and seniors starting in September of each school year.     




The Valencia Foundation has many Scholarship Opportunites, and you can find them HERE.
Young Arts Scholarship - deadline October 14th - no grace period

YoungArts is committed to bringing arts awareness into the classroom and working with high school and studio teachers to encourage their students apply to YoungArts.  YoungArts provides several resources to educators to assist with these goals, including:

In-School Presentations, Skype and/or conference call sessions are available for you and your students to learn about YoungArts, the competition, and winner benefits.  Please contact Allison Ball, Director of Education at or (800) 970-2787, extension 1702 to arrange a session.

Disbursement Forms

Did you receive a scholarship from the Education Foundation for the 2016-2017 year?  Then you must fill out a Disbursement Form so we can send your scholarship funds to your college or university.  Click below to read the instructions, and then click the link to download your Disbursement Form.

Information for Parents

If your son or daughter needs help planning for college, our scholarship counseling can help you with the following:

  • Grants and Scholarships
  • Scholarship Scams
  • Financial Aid
  • Federal Work Study Programs
Savings Plans
  • 529 Plan is an investment plan operated by the state and designed to help families pay for future college costs.
  • – Get college savings every day. When you shop at thousands of participating companies using the credit or debit card you’ve registered with Upromise, you get up to 10% of your spending back for college automatically.
  • Florida Prepaid College Program is a savings program designed to lock in the cost of college at today’s prices