Geraldine L. Cabic Charitable Scholarship


Geraldine L. Cabic was passionate about building a Brevard where everyone can thrive. This scholarship provides local students the opportunity to gain the financial resources they need to pursue higher education in the healthcare field at Eastern Florida State College.


  • Plan of Study Requirement: Brevard county students enrolled in the Eastern Florida State College Nursing and Health Sciences Institute
  • Minimum GPA: 3.0
  • Applicant must indicate Brevard County as the primary residence.
  • Applicant must have completed at least ONE SEMESTER of post-secondary education.
  • Applicant should have a demonstrated financial need. Applications must be completed by the student only.
  • Applicant must submit all required application documents by the deadline.

Use of Funds

  • Scholarship awards may be used towards any need listed under the school’s total cost of attendance. The student is responsible for all other charges
  • Recipients have two options for how to use the total amount of the scholarship. It may be used for the cost of attendance of one semester or divided across two semesters
    • Please be aware, if the recipient chooses to divide the scholarship amount over two semesters, they must maintain a 3.0 GPA. If GPA dips under 3.0 during the first semester that funds are used, the recipient will not be eligible to use the remainder of the award for their second semester

How to Apply

Applications will be available in the online portal from January 5 – February 8. Preview the application question list here. Click here to access the online portal. Be sure to download and review the portal guide from the portal log-on page before creating your account.