The Manatee High School Alumni Association is honored to administer the following scholarship funds and will be happy to assist in establishing additional scholarships for Manatee High School seniors. Scholarship application forms are available in the College and Career Center at Manatee High School or by contacting us at 

Manatee High Alumni $1,500.00 Medical Scholarship will be awarded to deserving students striving to continue their education in the field of medicine.   

The Jeanne M. Parrish $1,000.00 Scholarship was established to help talented and promising students who display a desire to continue their education and are struggling with the financial aspect of accomplishing their goal.   Financial need, desire to better themselves and academic ability are the main criteria for the scholarship.  

The E. James Forssell $1,000.00 Music Scholarship was established in 1993 to help outstanding MHS music students who plan to pursue the study of music in college.  As a teacher, Jim's primary objective was to instill a love of music & this scholarship will, hopefully, help someone become a teacher of music  

The Andrew & Judith Economos $5,000.00 STEM Scholarship will be awarded to an academically outstanding Manatee High School senior with demonstrated interest in STEM related fields and activities seeking to pursue higher education in a STEM field.


The Andrew and Judith Economos $5,000.00 Liberal Arts Scholarship will be awarded to an academically outstanding Manatee High Senior with demonstrated interest in Liberal Arts including but not limited to the following majors: Economics; Education; Art; Humanities; English; History; Psychology.


NOTE:   The applications for each scholarship can be found in the drop down menu under the Scholarships Tab right under our name at the top of this page.  

The Manatee High School Alumni Association

is Honored to Present the 2020 recipients of 

The Andrew & Judith Economos, 

The E. James Forssell and the

Jeanne McMullen Parrish

Scholorship Funds  

Further details and applications can be found

under the Scholarships tab