Florida Technical College will be awarding the Healthcare Heroes Scholarship to eligible students enrolling in any of our Allied Health programs. Depending on the program of study, qualifying recipients will be awarded up to the following maximum amounts:
- Diploma program – $1,800
- Associate’s degree program – $3,600
- Bachelor’s degree program – $7,200
This amount may be prorated if incoming transfer credits were applied. Additionally, a student may not be awarded more than one (1) scholarship durizng the program of study.
To qualify for the Healthcare Heroes Scholarship, a student must meet the following criteria:
- Be Enrolled in one of our Allied Health Programs
- Must remain continuously enrolled in that Diploma, Associate, or Bachelor’s degree program until completion
- Maintain a satisfactory academic progress.
- Be current on all financial obligations to FTC
FTC will evaluate and determine whether a student continues to qualify for the Healthcare Heroes Scholarship at the end of each term. A qualified student will receive the Healthcare Heroes Scholarship in the form of a retroactive disbursement of $600.00 per term up to the maximum amount awarded, not to exceed the amount of tuition and fees that was to be financed by debt and charged to the student for the applicable program, after first applying any other financial assistance. FTC will not issue refunds to a student as a result of receiving the Healthcare Heroes Scholarship. Rather, the Healthcare Heroes Scholarship will be proportionately reduced to avoid a resulting credit balance.
Completed applications must be submitted to the Financial Aid Department prior to the start of the program. Awards will be made on a first come, first served basis and will be based on applying and meeting all qualifying criteria. For award year 2019-20 the institution has allocated a total budget of $75,000.00.
*National University College (NUC) is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104 (267) 284-5000. NUC’s National University College – IBC Institute (NUC-IBC), Florida Technical College (FTC), The Digital Animation & Visual Effects School (The DAVE School) are included in this accreditation. The Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE) is a regional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation.
Scholarships Available for those who qualify. Financial Aid is available for those who qualify. Program availability varies by location.