Technical/Vocational Scholarships

The Horne & Moon Social raises funds each year to help adults change their lives through vocational training at Manatee Technical School.

The Horne & Moon Social raises funds each year to help adults change their lives through vocational training at Manatee Technical School.

Application Deadline: Rolling [Scholarship Application] | Funds are distributed directly to Manatee Technical College

Baden Family Scholarship Fund
Provides scholarships for residents of Manatee County to pursue vocational training and education. Selection is based on financial need, motivation to obtain credentials necessary to advance in a career track, commitment to improve one’s life and that of one’s family, previous academic achievement and community involvement.

Rotary Club of Lakewood Ranch MTI East Scholarship Fund
Created by the Rotary Club of Lakewood Ranch to provide scholarships for residents of Manatee County to pursue training in vocational areas of study at the MTI East Campus. Selection is based on academic achievement, financial need, community involvement, educational activities and career objectives.

Rotary Club of Lakewood Ranch Scholarship Fund
The Rotary Club of Lakewood Ranch created this additional scholarship to provide scholarships for residents of Manatee or Sarasota County to pursue training in vocational and educational areas of study. Applicants must be accepted into an accredited vocational, 2 year or 4 year educational institution. Selection is based on academic achievement, financial need, community involvement, educational activities and career objectives. Preference is given to students working on or participating in programs sponsored by the Rotary Club of Lakewood Ranch.

Stan Stephens Scholarship Fund
Provides scholarships for residents of Manatee County to pursue vocational training. Scholarship recipients are chosen based on financial need, community involvement, educational activities and career objectives.

Vanderpool Scholarship Fund
Provides scholarships for residents of Manatee County to pursue vocational training in medical and health related fields with direct patient care. Scholarship recipients are chosen based on academic achievement, financial need, community involvement, educational activities and career objectives.

Lloyd Williams Scholarship Fund
Created by members of the Home Builders Association of Manatee to honor Lloyd Williams to provide scholarships for residents of Manatee County to pursue education or vocational training in the area of building construction and the building trades and be accepted to an accredited vocational, 2 or 4 year educational institution.

A.C.M.E. — (Academic Crossroads Memorial Endowment) Scholarship Fund
Provides scholarships for U.S. citizens legally residing in Manatee County whose educational prospects may be at risk due to tragic circumstances so they may pursue their academic degree and/or technical/vocational training.

Lewis K. Cooksey Educational Fund
Provides scholarships for students to attend college, graduate school or technical/vocational/industrial school. Selection is based on basis of character, financial need, and evident scholarship. This scholarship is renewable based on fund availability and providing the applicant maintains a 2.5 grade point average.