Ruth Keeling Hemmingway History Scholarship

This scholarship was established by the Florida State Society Colonial Dames XVll Century to honor a past president of the organization. This $1.000.00 scholarships is awarded annually to full time college junior or senior who is majoring in history and fulfills the requirements as set forth in the scholarships guidelines.


  • Forms are obtained by College Guidance Office
  • Must have minimum 3.0GPA and have carried a minimum of 12 credit hours their last quarter/semester
  • Students must be a Junior or Senior majoring in History
  • Full-time student in Florida Four year, accredited college or University and a U.S Citizen
  • Scholarship check is directly sent to the college or University for the students expenses. No funds are sent directly to the student
  • Two letters of recommendation must accompany the Application. Letters must be from a teacher, minister, business person, or employer
  • All requested transcripts, essays, resume and recommendations must be sent together by the deadline
  • The winner will be announced in May and notified

For more information contact,, or 813-839-8056