Southern Scholarship Foundation: Housing Scholarship

Through rent-free housing and cooperative living, Southern Scholarship Foundation (SSF) supports students who lack financial resources, demonstrate excellent academic merit, and exemplify good character attend institutions of higher education.  Each year between 76-94% of our residents graduate their respective college/university 100% debt free!

SSF is currently accepting applications for the Fall 2023 semester. Students applying for Florida Gulf Coast University, the University of Florida, Santa Fe College, Florida State University, Florida A&M University, and Tallahassee Community College are encouraged to apply online at

The deadline is April 1, but students who submit their completed applications by March 15 will be eligible for a random drawing for a $50 gift card!