Scott A. Strong Scott A. Strong

2016 Winners

The Scott Strong Memorial Scholarship Fund Committee selected 5 Lake County graduates as recipients of the Scholarship.

This year a total of $10,000 in scholarship funds was awarded. The winners were selected from applicants based on individual commitment to the community, future plans and personal interviews.

Congratulations to these outstanding young people who share Scott's vision and passion for education and community.

Scott Strong served as a Lake County school board member from 2000-2008 and was named the State of Florida School Board Member of the Year in 2008.  He was a staunch supporter of his family, his community and education. The scholarship fund has provided 79 students with $73,250 in scholarships in the past 7 years. The Educational Foundation’s annual Scott Strong Memorial Scholarship tournament will be held on October 21, 2016 at Mission Inn. Proceeds from the tournament will be used to replenish the scholarship account. For information, please contact cullen-battc@lake.k12.fl.us

$5,000 recipient


Gage Pait

Gage Pait

Tavares High School

   

$2,000 recipient


Toni Spence

Toni Spence

South Lake High School

   

$1000 recipients


Hannah Sears  Reaghan Wooster Constance Wilhelm

Hannah Sears

Tavares High School

Reaghan Wooster

Tavares High School

Constance Wilhelm

Mount Dora High School
   


We're proud of the dedication and success of past scholarship winners.