Six Scholarships Will Be Awarded

West Palm Beach, FL – The office of Palm Beach County Property Appraiser Dorothy Jacks, CFA, AAS, is now accepting applications for the 31st Annual Palm Beach County Property Appraiser’s Scholarships.

Six college scholarships of $1,500 each will be awarded to graduating high school seniors who plan to attend a higher education institution full time, regardless of interest or major.

“These scholarships are completely funded by employee donations, so this program is particularly special for my office,” said Ms. Jacks. “My staff take pride in helping graduates as they pursue their dreams.”

Each recipient will also be offered an opportunity for a paid summer internship in the Property Appraiser's Office.

Ms. Jacks added, “While the scholarships are available to students of any discipline, the paid internship opportunity is our way of introducing the next generation to the fascinating and multifaceted field of property valuation.”

To be eligible for a scholarship award, a student must be a resident of Palm Beach County, have a minimum of 3.0 GPA, and plan to attend an accredited higher-education institution. The deadline to apply is March 31, 2024. Since 1994, the Palm Beach County Property Appraiser's Office has awarded $170,000 in college scholarships.

Learn more about the program and apply: Scholarship Application