Building Philanthropy for a Better Florida

Beyond Traditional Scholarships

Publication date: 
December, 2017
Helios Education Foundation
Florida Philanthropic Network
Florida College Access Network

This policy brief examines creative scholarship models that meet the needs of underserved students, often by moving beyond monetary aid in the direction of wrap-around student supports. While continuing to provide financial relief for income-qualified students, a number of these programs couple academic supports along with financial assistance in order to address non-monetary needs that often impede completion.

Related Organizations: 
Helios Education Foundation