ORLANDO, Fla. – Sept. 18, 2015 – Do you know a student interested in a real estate career? Then you’ll want to find out more about the Florida Real Estate Commission (FREC) Education and Research Scholarships. But get ready: The online application process opens Sept. 21, 2015, and ends Nov. 2 at noon.
Who can apply: Students must be a Florida resident and be attending an accredited Florida college or university. Eligible students must be officially enrolled in and pursuing a degree in real estate, or a degree with a concentration in real estate studies. Degrees can be at the undergraduate or graduate level.
How much are the scholarships? The Florida Real Estate Commission (FREC) Education and Research Scholarships offer scholarship funding in the amount of $1,500 for undergraduates and $2,500 for graduate students.
Where to apply: Find the application online at https://floridarealestatecommission.fluidreview.com. All applications must be submitted through the website only. The website also has FAQs.
When to apply: Students can fill out the online applications beginning Monday, Sept. 21, 2015, until noon on Monday, Nov. 2. It is in your best interest to apply early.
Other criteria: Undergraduate students must maintain an overall “C” grade average (2.0 on a 4.0 scale) or higher. Graduate students must maintain an overall “B” grade average (3.0 on a 4.0 scale) or higher. School transcripts must be provided.
Remember, the online application process for the FREC Education and Research Scholarships opens Sept. 21 and ends Nov. 2 at noon. Go to https://floridarealestatecommission.fluidreview.com to find the application and more information.
Contact: Janet Valentine, Legal Assistant, FRECscholarship@floridarealtors.org