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SSF Marketplace features T-shirts and decals, with more products soon to come. Check out our inventory and show off your SSF pride!

 

The SSF Stories blog features residents and alumni sharing their stories and will inspire you to greatness in your Education for Life pursuits! Check out our latest story.

 

The SSF Mobile App offers you the opportunity to connect with other alumni in your area. Download the app today and start networking!

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FAQs for Applicants

Would you like a tour of one of our Tallahassee or Gainesville houses? You can schedule a tour right from our website! We will have a dedicated staff member or resident Ambassador show you an SSF house in action!

  

Learn How to Apply to SSF.  We'll tell you what information you'll need, and give links to the eligibility requirements and Online Application. SSF accepts applications year-round, but the sooner you apply the better!

   Frequently asked questions for those seeking to apply to Southern Scholarship Foundation.

Latest News

February 19th Latest News!

 

Update Video
Join us for our SSF update video as President/CEO, Mickey S. Moore, and Director of Development, Amber R. Tynan, share what's been happening in the SSF community. They will show you the exciting things that went on during the close of last year, from
our end of semester dinners, to some fun stats about our residents including our average GPA at SSF. You'll also see some highlights from 2014 and the new things we've been working on for 2015. Oh, and you don't want to miss the gag reel!

 


 

February 13th News!

SSF Infographic

Check out these fun new stats about your program! We bet there will be quite a few things you didn't know about us.

 


 

February 6th News!

Be sure to check your inbox for the latest edition of our SSF Today eNewsletter! You'll get to see our first SSF Stories alumni blog post, upcoming events, and our Foundation Update video with a pretty funny gag reel. You won't want to miss it! If you didn't get the email, you can view it here.

 


 

January 30th News!

Education for Life 5K

Join us on March 21st for our 6th Annual Education for Life 5K! The race will benefit SSF, which provides rent-free housing to financially and academically eligible students who attend Florida A&M University, Florida Gulf Coast University, Florida State University, Santa Fe College, Tallahassee Community College, or University of Florida. SSF operates 27 scholarship houses for 458 students. Register here and we'll see you on the course!



January 28th News!

Priority Deadline Coming Up!

Be sure to fill out an application to our rent-free housing scholarship before our Priority Deadline on March 1st. For your convenience, our application is completely online and is easy to use.

Start your Online Application today!


Note: The Submit button on the application will only be made available when all items have been submitted (including the Letters of Recommendation).

 



 



January 23rd News!

SSF Stories Blog

"When I was young, my family and I went through many hardships." Join SSF resident from our Lundquist House, Rebekah Firmin, as she shares her difficult experience and how she learned to overcome.

 


January 16th News!

FAMU President Visits SSF!

We were so excited for the opportunity to have Florida A&M University President, Dr. Elmira Mangum, join us for dinner! We had a wonderful time meeting with her and we're glad she got to meet some of our residents, staff, and board members. We look forward to future collaborations with this SSF partner.



 

January 9th News!

The latest edition of our newsletter, SSF Today, was sent out yesterday! Be sure to check your inbox so you can learn about the exciting things happening at SSF!

You can also read the newsletter here!

 


 

Welcome to SSF!

It's Week of Welcome at SSF! This week we welcome our new residents as they start moving in, meeting their new housemates, and gearing up for the next semester. Welcome to the SSF Family!

 


 

December 31st News!

SSF Birthday Club!

Introducing the SSF Birthday Club! We encourage you to celebrate your birthday each year with a charitable contribution to SSF via our new SSF Birthday Club! Your generous gift will be appreciated by the deserving residents we serve and will support our Education for Life efforts.

Click here to learn more about this exciting new initiative!

 


 

December 18th News!

2014 Central Florida Graduates

Introducing the Central Florida graduates for the Fall of 2014! Congratulations to Sara Knollinger, Cassandra Chinners, Aaron Howland, Oulianor Timothee, Leah Harding, Daniel Imaizumi, and Angela LaGambina. Please join us in honoring these accomplished SSF grads! #‎Education4Life‬

 


 

December 16th News!

Welcome, Amber!

Join us in welcoming the newest member of the SSF Team, our new Director of Development, Amber R. Tynan!

Prior to joining SSF, Amber was recognized for her demonstrated commitment and performance in our nonprofit community as the Director of Development at Elder Care Services, Inc. While in this position she was recognized as the Fundraiser of the Year by the Big Bend chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals in 2013.

Click here to read her full bio.

 


 

December 12th News!

2014 North Florida Graduates
Introducing the North Florida graduates for the Fall of 2014! Congratulations to Ashley Sanchez, Veronica Diaz, Kathryn White, Olivia Origa,
Sarah Reecy, Montana Napier, Raechelle Egan, Steven Firmin, Johanne Nordilus, and Tommaso Pepe. We are so proud of these amazing grads! #Education4Life





December 5th News!

The latest edition of our newsletter, SSF Today, was sent out yesterday! Be sure to check your inbox, or click here to read it so you can learn about the exciting things happening at SSF!

 

Join us on March 21st for our 6th Annual Education for Life 5K! The race will benefit Southern Scholarship Foundation (SSF), which provides rent-free housing to financially and academically eligible students who attend Florida A & M University, Florida Gulf Coast University, Florida State University, Santa Fe College, Tallahassee Community College, or University of Florida. SSF operates 27 scholarship houses for 458 students. Register here and we'll see you on the course!

Education For Life 5K - 2014

Thank you for joining us for the 5th Annual Education for Life 5k in Tallahassee! We greatly appreciate your support and look forward to seeing you on the course next year! Visit our Facebook page to see our photo album of the race!

Prospective Students!

Southern Scholarship Foundation proudly serves students attending four major universities in Florida: Florida A&M University, Florida Gulf Coast University, Florida State University, and the University of Florida. We also serve students attending Tallahassee Community College and Santa Fe College. Click Here to learn more about daily life at SSF.

Interested In Donating?

Making a donation to SSF is easy, just click on the donation button below and you will be transferred to our secure online donation area where your funds will go directly to SSF.

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