IB Guidance: BSMC, Tampa Bay Chapter Scholarship – deadline April 30

The Buffalo Soldiers Motorcycle Club of Florida, Inc., (BSMC, Tampa Bay Chapter) announces
its “Ready Forward College Scholarship” program for high school seniors.  Four (4) $500.00 scholarships will be awarded to two male and two female students based on their academic achievement, community service and other criteria.

All applications must be completed and postmarked by midnight on April 30, 2019.


IB Guidance: Gulf Beach Masonic Lodge Scholarship – deadline April 1

Ernest J. Freeman Jr. Memorial Scholarship

The Gulf Beach Masonic Lodge No. 291 is offering a $2,000 scholarship. This scholarship will be awarded to a graduating senior from either Boca Ciega, Dixie Hollins, Gibbs, Lakewood, Largo, Northeast, Pinellas Park, Osceola, St. Petersburg or Seminole High Schools

The scholarship application closes on Monday April 1st 2019 at 8:00 pm Eastern Time. All applicants will be notified by April 15th of the results.


IB Guidance – Foot Locker Scholar Athletes – deadline 12/14

The Foot Locker Scholar Athletes program awards $20,000 to 20 high school, college-bound seniors across the nation for being exemplary leaders on their sports teams, in their classrooms, and in their communities. The college scholarship, sponsored by the Foot Locker Foundation, is intended to help phenomenal student-athletes pursue their dreams of attending and excelling at a four-year college/university.

Applications are due on December 14, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. EST.


IB Guidance – A New Feature on The Advocate

A new feature has been added to The Advocate:  IB Guidance notices and announcements provided by Mrs. La’Tina Johnson, IB Guidance Counselor.  Because many of these announcements are timely and affect all four grades–not just seniors–, you might start seeing more frequent Advocate snippets in your mailbox to keep you better informed.

The headline of each post will be tagged to identify which are from IB guidance, and the title will indicate if a post pertains to a subset of students.  If a deadline exists, it will be mentioned in the title.  Also, “IB Guidance” is a new menu item to make it easier to find and browse all of these posts at once. (more…)