The High School 9:12 LandSouth Construction Scholarship consists of a one-time gift of $2,500 that is given out to deserving male and female senior students for use at any accredited University or Community College.



To be eligible to apply for the High School 9:12 Scholarship, the applicant must:

  • Be a senior at an accredited high school

  • Must plan to attend a two or four year college or university

  • Maintain a 3.0+ GPA (on an unweighted 4.0 scale) from an accredited high school in the First Coast area (transcripts need to be available on request)

  • Participate in a varsity sport or its equivalent (band, theater, dance, etc.)

  • Participate in a wide range of extra-curricular activities through church, school and the community

  • Provide two letters of recommendation

  • Provide a professional photo

The following factors will be considered in selecting the scholarship recipients:

  • Scholastic Record

  • Community Service Involvement

  • Participation in Extracurricular Activities (sports, band, theater, dance, etc.)

  • Short Answers/Essay

  • Interviews to be held for final candidates.

Shivam Shah- Nease High School

Attending: University of Pennsylvania

Haisley Smith- Christ's Church Academy

Attending: University of Florida

Eliza Lewin- Ponte Vedra High School

Attending: Florida State University

Connor Usina- Duval Charter

Attending: University of North Florida 

Samuel Williams- Mandarin High School

Attending: University of Florida

Jaylon Mitchell- Stanton College Prep

Attending: Florida State University

Kennedy Hill- Raines High School

Attending: Florida A&M University

Keena Small- Robert E. Lee High School

Attending: Virginia State University


Andrew Lopez- Stanton

Attending: University of Pennslyvania

Craig McFarland- Stanton

Attending: Harvard University

Jessica Fliess- Fleming

Attending: University of North Florida

Kyeli Brennan- Mandarin

Attending: Florida State University

Lebarron Johnson Jr.- Paxon

Attending: University of Texas

Michael Chen- Ridgeview

Attending: MIT

Morgan Killingsworth- Fletcher

Attending: University of Florida