Tech Scholarships in Florida

Right at this very moment, there are millions of unfilled jobs waiting for qualified people to fill them. Unfortunately, as we're not graduating nearly enough students in Florida with the qualifications they need to step into these jobs, they're still sitting open. While these jobs don't exclusively fall in the technology field, many of them do. Getting a technology degree in Florida can be a ticket to success, with lots of potential for high paying, secure careers after graduation, even in an unstable economy. There are millions of Americans who wish they had that same opportunity, a tech degree can protect you from the uncertainty and despair they've been suffering since the economy began to tank in 2008.

Technology majors from Florida tend to start their careers with much higher starting salaries than those in many other fields. Technology salaries, even after just a Bachelor's degree, are on par with salaries for people with much more education. While this, of course, depends on what area of the world the job is in and what the job entails, a career in technology is a very smart move for those who have the interest and the aptitude.  Even if you don't see yourself working in a technology company, nearly every major corporation and business above a certain size has their own department or departments devoted to technology.

While there's no such thing as a Bachelor's of Technology degree in Florida, the field encompasses a variety of fields of study. Tech majors might work with computer hardware, computer software, mobile devices or other electronics. Some tech majors might specialize in something as niche as internet security or creating databases. We can't spin around without seeing how technology has infiltrated our lives, and the ways we use technology have grown and expanded incredibly, even in just the past five years.

If a tech degree from Florida appeals to you, but you don't know how you'll possibly afford it, you'll be comforted to know that there are many grants and scholarships available to students who want to go into the STEM (science, technology, engineering and medicine) fields. Students loans are also less risky for STEM majors than others, simply because of the number of well-paying jobs waiting for recent grads.

Browse Tech Scholarships in Florida:

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Name Amount
$500 CollegeMapper Scholarship - No Essay $500
Sponsored: The $500 CollegeMapper Scholarship is open to all students currently enrolled in high school and plan to attend a college or University in the U.S. AND to students who are already enrolled in college and are looking to transfer schools. Refer a friend for more chances to win.
McDonnell Douglas Scholarship Varies
This scholarship is awarded to those applicants who have maintained a minimum 3.0 GPA while attending BCC as a full time student. The applicant must also be a resident of Brevard, and major ...
Northrup-Grumman Scholarship $300
Awarded to students who have acieved a 3.2 GPA or higher. The applicant must be a full time student (12 hours or more), and reside in Brevard. Further, the applicant must major in Science or ...
The Reuter Scholarship Fund $750-$2500
The Community Foundation of Palm Beach & Martin County administers this scholarship to assist Palm Beach and Martin County high school students in continuing their education beyond high ...