The Propeller Club of Port Canaveral gives one or more scholarships annually to a graduating senior from ANY Brevard County High School. The student must be accepted and entering into a maritime related post-secondary program such as a maritime academy, marine sciences program, or maritime technical training school in order to qualify.
Brevard Schools Foundation administers the scholarship application and award process. An application may be downloaded from the Foundation web site. The scholarship is published in the List of Scholarships the Foundation administers each year. The Foundation establishes the deadline each year which is usually in March. Students should talk to their school counselors for more information or help with the application. Candidates graduating from private High Schools may apply directly through the Propeller Club. Please contact the club for more information.
Applicants must reside in Brevard County, and be a permanent Florida Resident. Applicants must be accepted into an accredited institution in a program related to maritime industry, including a Federal or State Maritime Academy and must have at least a 2.75 GPA. Please submit 3 letters of reference with the application.
Anyone wishing to donate to the Scholarship Fund please contact the club or may donate directly to the Brevard Schools Foundation which is a 501(c)(3) organization. The donation should be earmarked for the Propeller Club of Port Canaveral Scholarship Fund and please let the club know of any donation made directly to BSF for the fund.
Congratulations to our Scholarship Recipients
Ramey Lacey - Satellite Beach High School - U.S. Merchant Marine Academy
Michael Martin - Merritt Island High School - U.S. Merchant Marine Academy
Malaina Myers - Satellite Beach High School - Marine Biology Major
Michael Argyroudis - Cocoa Beach High School - Universal Technical Institute, Orlando, FL
- Cocoa Beach High School - U.S. Merchant Marine Academy
Brittany McDougal - Titusville High School- UCF - Marine Biology Major
Jonathon Diard - Eau Gallie High School - Universal Technical Institute, Orlando, FL
Matthew Watson - Cocoa Beach High School - U.S. Merchant Marine Academy
- Edgewood Jr./Sr. High School - U.S. Merchant Marine Academy
Chris Bergau - Melbourne Central Catholic - Massachusetts Maritime Academy
Matthew Spinazzola - Melbourne High School