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2018 Scholarship


Dr. Elinor Crawford Girl Scout College Scholarship Fund 

Since 1989, the Girl Scouts of Gulfcoast Florida, Inc. Board of Directors has awarded college scholarships to nearly 250 graduating high school senior Girl Scouts! Girl Scouting offers opportunities for girls to excel in skills, leadership, and citizenship. The Board of Directors established the college scholarship fund to recognize young women for their achievements and academic successes, as well as to encourage them to continue their education

The guidelines providing eligibility criteria for the 2019 award year and the application for the Dr. Elinor Crawford College Scholarship Fund of Girl Scouts of Gulfcoast Florida, Inc. are available on the council website. The completed application, including required attachments and letters of recommendation, must be received at the council headquarters in Sarasota by February 27, 2019.

Scholarship recipients will be honored at the Young Women of Distinction Awards Ceremony on May 19, 2019.  For assistance, contact Marie Graziosi at or 941-921-5358 ext. 338/800-232-4475.


View photos from the 2018 Young Women of Distinction Awards Ceremony HERE.