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2014 SASHTO Scholarship

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2014 SASHTO Scholarship


The Florida Department of Transportation, through the Southeastern Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (SASHTO), is pleased to announce the 2014 SASHTO Scholarship Program. Applicants will compete in two categories:

  1. High School students due to graduate this school year who will be entering a 2 year college, a 4 year college/university, or career/vocational/technical Institution during the summer or fall of 2014.
  2. Currently enrolled college/university or career/vocational/technical students who are pursuing a degree or certification.

This years' program features two scholarship levels. The first is a $1,000 "FDOT Secretary's Scholarship" for the top three statewide applicants in each category. The second level is a $500 "District Secretary Scholarship" for the top applicant from each District in each category. All applicants will compete for both scholarships. However, applicants who are selected for the FDOT Secretary's Scholarship are not eligible for the District Secretary's Scholarship.


The following scholarship schedule is tentative and subject to change. You will be notified immediately if there are any further changes.


3/14/2014 Kick Off Email


3/17/2014 - 3/19/2014 Committee Member Selection (District Transportation Support Managers)


3/17/2014 - 4/18/2014 Student Application Period


4/18/2014   by 5:00 pm Application Deadline  (Applications must be e-mailed to Lena Highsmith at SASHTOscholarship@dot.state.fl.us.  Applications received after this date/time will not be accepted.  Also, the applicant must be under 25 years old at the time of the application deadline.) An FTA file request will be sent to applicant's e-mail on 4/21/2014.


4/25/2014 Video Essay Submission Deadline (Applicant will have until 5:00 pm on 4/25/2014 to submit Video Essay).
5/30/2014 2014 SASHTO Scholarship Award Recipients will be announced at the end of May