Scholarship Application Opens
The Polk State College Foundation’s application for scholarships for the 2022-2023 Academic Year will be open from 8 a.m. February 1 through 5 p.m. February 28.
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Working together with individuals, organizations, and businesses in our community, we are able to help many students transform their lives through the power of a higher education and philanthropy.
Strive for Five: Polk State Volleyball’s Fundraising Initiative
The Polk State College Foundation and the Athletics Department have partnered together to build a fundraising initiative to support each athletic team and their athletes. “Strive for Five” provides the opportunity for each player to reach out to five or more potential donors in the community who are interested in supporting the Polk State Athletic …
Educational Talent Search Students Receive Polk State Scholarships
Five incoming freshmen who participated in Polk State’s Educational Talent Search Program – some since middle school – have received scholarships from the Polk State Foundation to attend College this upcoming academic year. Polk State’s Educational Talent Search (ETS) is a free, comprehensive intervention program designed for students from middle school through high school in economically …
Polk State Graduate Trades Public Relations for the Sky
As a teenager and young adult, Tyler Koonce had two passions – sports and aviation. He began his professional career in the former and plans on finishing it working in the latter. After 15 years in public relations, Koonce has completed his Associate in Science for Professional Pilot Science at Polk State College in May. …