scholarship program

scholarship program

Our Scholarship Program awards generous cash prizes to students enrolling in a college, university or trade school. Multiple $1,000 scholarships are awarded each year to graduating high school seniors.


How to Apply

To apply to the scholarship program, students should print and complete the application below. Once completed, submit the application to your school’s CAP Advisor.


Frequently Asked Questions

How much is the scholarship?
The cash prize is worth $1,000.

Who is eligible?
The scholarship targets college-bound senior high school students graduating from public, private and charter high schools.

Are home-schooled students eligible to apply?
Yes, all students who meet college admissions requirements and will enroll in a school of higher education are eligible.

What about non-traditional students?
The inclusive competitive scholarship program reaches students at alternative education and adult vocational programs. Also, Florida International University students who volunteer their time and talent to work at The Youth Fair's performing arts division are eligible to receive a scholarship.

How does this program promote agriculture?
Certain scholarships are earmarked annually for students planning a career in agriculture related fields. The Youth Fair is a traditional county fair, a concept that originated in the 19th century as a way to promote modern farming.

How do I apply?
Print an application and submit a complete application to your high school’s CAP Advisor. Applications will be available in November.

Who can I contact for more information?
For questions about the scholarship, please email us at scholarships@fairexpo.com


2018 Scholarship Recipients

William Gozlan
Alonzo and Tracy Mourning Senior High

Katherine Duarte
Miami Lakes Educational Center

Dayanna Medina
Alonzo and Tracy Mourning Senior High

Jessica Amanambu
Miami Lakes Educational Center

Luna Perricone
Alonzo and Tracy Mourning Senior High

Khamari Louissaint
Miami Norland Senior High

Demiya Davis
American Senior High

Shaquera Johnson
Miami Norland Senior High

Ayana Bradshaw
American Senior High

Kayla Walton
Miami Northwestern Senior High

Desiree Thomasa
American Senior High

Shadiah Edwards
Arthur & Polly Mays Conservatory of the Arts

Nicholas Macia
Miami Palmetto Senior High

Vincent Brown
Barbara Goleman Senior High

Taylor Burroughs
Miami Palmetto Senior High

Valeria Donoso
Barbara Goleman Senior High

Gianna Sweeting
Miami Palmetto Senior High

Emily Wong
Barbara Goleman Senior High

Britney Alpizar
Miami Senior High

Ariel Trueba
Miami Senior High

Jessica Little
BioTech@ Richmond Heights High School

Adalain Sans
Miami Senior High

Abdallah Joudeh
Booker T. Washington Senior High

John Clement
Miami Senior High

Jamyra Rogers
Booker T. Washington Senior High

Nathaly Figueroa
Miami Southridge Senior High

Kimberly Erreguin-Vega
Center for International Education

Tytianna Elam
Miami Southridge Senior High

Jonathan Fernandez
City of Hialeah Educational Academy

Nakaycia Brewton
Miami Southridge Senior High

Juliana Balladares
Coral Gables Senior High School

Melanie Wu
Coral Gables Senior High School

Fouzia Raza
Miami Springs Senior High

Ximena Puig
Coral Gables Senior High School

Fariha Raza
Miami Springs Senior High

Alyssa Lamadriz
Coral Gables Senior High School

Vaneska Salas
Miami Sunset Senior High

Eric Baugh
Coral Reef Senior High

Vanessa Andrade
Miami Sunset Senior High

Margaret Farrell
New World School of the Arts

Carson Fallon
Coral Reef Senior High

Ritchel Calvaire
North Miami Beach Senior High

Steven Lazar
Coral Reef Senior High

Thierry Perard
North Miami Beach Senior High

Hannah Llende
Coral Reef Senior High

Francesca Pierre
North Miami Beach Senior High

Estheralice Lopez
Cutler Bay Senior High

Lemec Petit-Frere
North Miami Senior High

Amberlynn Pitochelli
Cutler Bay Senior High

Lashawn McKenzie
North Miami Senior High

Olivia Graham
Design & Architecture Senior High School

Ruth Suarez
Design & Architecture Senior High School

Melissa Latour
North Miami Senior High

Carlos Jacoby
Doral Academy Preparatory Charter

Gabriela Carballo
Our Lady of Lourdes Academy

Alan Imar
Dr. Michael M. Krop Senior High

Isabela Fernandez
Pinecrest Preparatory Avademy Charter High School

Kaitlyn Guise
Dr. Michael M. Krop Senior High

Markevia Bryant
Robert Morgan Educational Center

Naeyana McNear
Robert Morgan Educational Center

Nathaniel Manor
Dr. Michael M. Krop Senior High

Eileen Toledo
Robert Morgan Educational Center

Clara Betancur
Felix Varela Senior High

Kayle Zaldivar
Robert Morgan Educational Center

Karina D’Amato
Felix Varela Senior High

Adriana Merino
Ronald W. Reagan/Doral Senior High

Krystal Lucena
Felix Varela Senior High

Daisy Lau
Ronald W. Reagan/Doral Senior High

Kaytlin Alzugaray
Felix Varela Senior High

Diego Mansilla
Ronald W. Reagan/Doral Senior High

Katrina Padron
Florida Christian School

Shan’T-Erica
G. Holmes Braddock Senior High

Natalia Mercado
School for Advanced Studies– All Campuses

Joel Gonzalez
G. Holmes Braddock Senior High

Anastasiya Shulhan
School for Advanced Studies– All Campuses

Roseliz Ochoa-Perez
G. Holmes Braddock Senior High

Anay Gonzalez
South Dade Senior High

Mary Faas
G. Holmes Braddock Senior High

Ja’Kyra Brown
South Dade Senior High

Johnpaul Salinas
South Dade Senior High

Kevin Ferro
G. Holmes Braddock Senior High

Mohammad Srour
South Miami Senior High

Ernesto Marin
Hialeah Gardens Senior High

Angelo Madruga
South Miami Senior High

Yailin Navarro
Hialeah Gardens Senior High

Anilegna Nunez Abreu
South Miami Senior High

Ashley Gutierrez
Hialeah Gardens Senior High

Ana Castaneda
Southwest Miami Senior High

Destiny Cepero
Hialeah Gardens Senior High

Eunice Baez Toledo
Southwest Miami Senior High

Tiana Downer
Hialeah-Miami Lakes Senior High

Laura Paule
Southwest Miami Senior High

Gabriel Gonzalez
TERRA Environmental Research Institute

Jonathan Feliciano
Hialeah-Miami Lakes Senior High

Daniela Cruz Falquez
TERRA Environmental Research Institute

Genevieve Arias
Hialeah Senior High

Denise Carillo
Westland Hialeah Senior High

Maidelys Gonzalez
Hialeah Senior High

Jessica Nunez
Westland Hialeah Senior High

Stephanie Figueroa
Hialeah Senior High

Nella Justal
William H. Turner Technical Arts High School

Rodniel Placentia
Hialeah Senior High

Ruth Cherfrere
William H. Turner Technical Arts High School

Laquarry Johnson
Homestead Senior High

Asia Hyman
Young Men's Preparatory Academy

Samuel White
Homestead Senior High

Johnisha Wright
Young Women's Preparatory Academy

Ebony Cobb
iTech @Thomas A. Edison Educational Center

Elizabeth Rodriguez
Youth Co-Op Preparatory Charter School

Sandra Hermoso
iMater Academy High School

Isabella Menoyo-Torres
International Studies Prep Academy

Elan Koubi
Homeschool

Flor Santana
iPrep Academy

Kelly Ly
John A. Ferguson Senior High

Kaitlyn Amador
John A. Ferguson Senior High

Janet Santiesteban
COPE Center North

Guisella Cruz
John A. Ferguson Senior High

Elizabeth Alvarenga
Dorothy M. Wallace COPE

Gonzalo Montoya
John A. Ferguson Senior High

Thalia Navarro
Dorothy M. Wallace COPE

Michelle Garcia-Guevara
Jose Marti MAST 6-12 Academy

Anyle Alcazar
Pace Center

Tracy Noze
Keys Gate Charter High School

James Bradshaw
Law Enforcement Officers' Memorial

Alan Garces
Maritime & Science Tech Academy

Trinae Berry
D.A. Dorsey Educational Center

Ajay Sukhwani
Maritime & Science Tech Academy

Jonathon Murphy
George T. Baker Aviation Technical College

Marian Boado
George T. Baker Aviation Technical College

Sarah Nguyen
MAST @FIU Biscayne Campus

Mekka Jeanty
Lindsey Hopkins Technical Education Center

Marian Pedreira
Mater Academy Charter High School

Eric Garcia
Lindsey Hopkins Technical Education Center

Sophia Saco
Mater Performing Arts and Entertainment Academy

Toni Foster
Lindsey Hopkins Technical Education Center

Paola Benitez
Medical Academy for Science and Technology

Brittany Nelson
Miami Lakes Educational Center & Tech College

Irene Garcia
Medical Academy for Science and Technology

Milton Canton
The English Center

Leilani Fleites-Fernandez
Miami Arts Studio 6-12 @ Zelda Glazer

Henry Lopez
The English Center

Michelle Komisarchik
Miami Beach Senior High

Stephanie Lavina
The English Center

Glenda Jurado
Miami Beach Senior High

Caroline Santos
Miami Beach Senior High

Ma’Kia Moulton
Miami Carol City Senior High

Mariana Carbonari
Coral Reef Senior High

Nicholas Lopez
Coral Reef Senior High

Justin Mitchell
Miami Carol City Senior High

Celimar Mion
Coral Reef Senior High

Manadou Blaise
Miami Central Senior High

Sophia Salazar
Coral Reef Senior High

Tamara Fleurissaint
Miami Central Senior High

Jazsmin Taylor
Coral Reef Senior High

Deron Green
Miami Central Senior High

Jennifer Villate
Coral Reef Senior High

Isis Flanders
Miami Central Senior High

Luis Vissepo
Coral Reef Senior High

Jazmin Espinnoza
Miami Community Charter

Bryce Porter
Coral Reef Senior High

Abiu Jorgge
Miami Coral Park Senior High

Christian Dean
Felix Varela Senior High

Melissa Padron
Miami Coral Park Senior High

Milagros Lucero
Felix Varela Senior High

Arismel Rodriguez
Miami Coral Park Senior High

Noah Florin
Miami Country Day School

Soleil Lobato
Hialeah Gardens Senior High

Abigail Colon
Hialeah Gardens Senior High

Michelle Espionosa
Miami-Dade Online Academy

Antoniette Collier
William H. Turner Technical Arts High

Deborah Cyrille
Miami Edison Senior High

Donate Brooks
William H. Turner Technical Arts High

Jaii Laguerre
Miami Edison Senior High

Darius Kemp
William H. Turner Technical Arts High

Micah Moses
Miami Edison Senior High

Zakara Skerrette
William H. Turner Technical Arts High

Shirley Manzanares
Miami Jackson Senior High

Keyuanna Williams
William H. Turner Technical Arts High

Lamyra Thompson
Miami Jackson Senior High

Shawn Thomas
Miami Killian Senior High

Chavely Gonzalez
Miami Killian Senior High

Garisa Slaton
Miami Killian Senior High