FSCJ Promise


  • Current Duval or Nassau county resident who possesses a valid high school diploma or GED
  • First-time-in-college student (after high school graduation; to include dual enrollment students)
  • Eligible for Federal Pell Grant OR students with an unmet need of up to $9,000
  • Must not be in a failed SAP status
  • Must maintain a 2.0 GPA
  • Enrolled in a Federal Financial Aid eligible program
  • Continuously enrolled in a minimum of six (6) credit hours for both Fall and Spring terms


Renewal of scholarship will not require an additional application for second-year students who maintain a 2.0 GPA and are continuously enrolled.

Service Requirement

Serve any combination of 60 hours (full-time students) or 30 hours (part-time students in one of the following areas:

  1. Community service (either in conjunction with the Office of Student Engagement or the Center for Civic Engagement)
  2. Provide academic support or tutoring
  3. Receive academic support or tutoring

*Students enrolled full time are expected to complete a minimum of 16 hours per term

*Students enrolled part time are expected to complete a minimum of eight (8) hours per term