News

Gym Court

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 …

Strive for Five: Polk State Volleyball’s Fundraising Initiative Read More »

Scholarships

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 …

Educational Talent Search Students Receive Polk State Scholarships Read More »

GiveWell

Givewell Awards $6000 to Polk State College Foundation to Aid Students Through COVID-19

Polk State College Foundation was awarded a grant from the George W. Jenkins Fund within the GiveWell Community Foundation to aid students in navigating the challenges of transitioning to a new learning environment due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The $6,000 from the 2021 Impact Polk Grant was allocated to the “Nipping Emergency Situations and Technology …

Givewell Awards $6000 to Polk State College Foundation to Aid Students Through COVID-19 Read More »

Polk State College

Miracle Toyota Establishes Endowed Scholarship at Polk State College in Honor of Black History Month

Miracle Toyota has established an endowed scholarship fund to provide support for Black students at Polk State College. The Haines City dealership and Polk County’s largest-serving higher education institution are announcing this partnership in honor of Black History Month and to provide support in the form of scholarships through the Polk State College Foundation. “Polk …

Miracle Toyota Establishes Endowed Scholarship at Polk State College in Honor of Black History Month Read More »

Scroll to Top