In 1883, Stetson University emerged from the DeLand Academy as a university on Central Florida’s frontier. As Florida grew, so did Stetson – standing strong in character and steadfast in its purpose to educate a growing American student population. Many highly talented students get Bright Future Scholarships at Stetson University.
The Florida Bright Futures Scholarship Program establishes lottery-funded scholarships to reward Florida high school graduates for high academic achievement. Stetson accepts the following Florida Bright Futures Scholarship Program awards:
Florida Academic Scholars
Florida Medallion Scholars
These figures are based on the cost per credit hour for four-year universities and are from the 2018-2019 academic year.
The student’s cumulative GPA must meet the following minimum levels:
Further, Florida Academic Scholars recipients with a cumulative GPA between 2.75 and 2.99 can be renewed as Florida Medallion Scholars level.