Scholarship Fact Sheet

The Yolanda D. Thomas Scholarship Endowment Inc:

  • Is one of the largest contributors to the Northwest Florida State College Foundation
  • Has raised over $500,000 to provide scholarships in perpetuity for students attending Northwest Florida State College
  • Has awarded 86 Tuition and Books Scholarships totaling $130,000.00
  • Has awarded 36 First Generation Scholars Grants totaling $18,000.00
  • Donated $3000.00 last year, which when matched by the state of Florida will provide $6000.00 to provide an additional 12 First Generation Grants
  • Partnered with the Society for Human Resources Management by donating $5877.00 to establish an additional endowment that will provide another stand-alone Books and Tuition scholarship for a student attending Northwest Florida State College in the Human Resources Development program
  • After all this activity, the Endowment still has a balance of $362,000.00 in place at the Northwest Florida State College Foundation

We’re not done yet.

We’ve got more work to do!

We need your help.

For information or to donate, contact us:

Alonzo L. Smith
Executive Director
Phone: 850-598-6992

745 Hollywood Blvd NW
Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548

501 (c) 3 Public Charity