AFC Scholarship – $150 Award

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Applicant must be a AFC member or dependent of a member.
  • Applicant must have a college level GPA of at least 2.5. Entering freshmen must have a high school GPA of 2.5.
  • Applicant must provide proof of enrollment.
  • Applicant must submit a complete scholarship application within the first 30 days of the term for which the scholarship is being requested.

Additional eligibility for Dependents

  • The Membership Status Questionnaire must be completed by the AFC member.
  • The Dependent must be enrolled at least half-time (6 credit hours or 240 clock hours per term).
  • The Dependent must be pursuing a post-secondary degree or certificate program at an accredited institution.

Selection Process:

  • The Recipient will be chosen by the AFC Scholarship Committee.
  • Scholarship applications from members will receive priority over those from dependents.
  • Recipients must submit final semester grades in order to be eligible for future awards.

AFC Foundation Scholarship – $500 Award

Minimum SFSC Foundation Requirements:

  • The applicant must file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
  • The applicant must be a U.S. citizen or eligible non-citizen.
  • The applicant must be a SFSC student enrolled in SFSC at least half-time (6 credit hours or 240 clock hours per term).
  • Submit a complete scholarship application. The Applicant who submits an application with information omitted will not be considered for a scholarship.
  • The applicant must have a college GPA of at least 2.75 and meet the minimum criteria established by the SFSC Foundation.

Additional AFC Requirements:

  • Applicants for the AFC Foundation Scholarship must complete the same application process as listed above for the $150 scholarship.
  • The Applicant must have completed at least 6 credit hours or 240 clock hours per term at SFSC prior to the AFC Foundation Scholarship.
  • The Recipient will be chosen by the AFC Scholarship Committee who will then make a recommendation to the SFSC Scholarship Committee.

Application Information:

  • The AFC Foundation Scholarship is only awarded once a year.
  • Applications are due in accordance with Financial Aid guidelines and the SFSC Foundation requirements.
  • Applicants may reapply for this scholarship if un-awarded.
  • Recipients can only be awarded this scholarship once in a lifetime.