Memory Trees established the MTC Trade Scholarship Fund to assist individuals attending a two-year college or vocational-technical school, who are pursuing a degree/certificate in a trade. Eligibility is determined at the sole discretion of the funder. Applications are reviewed by an evaluation team. Awards are granted without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sexual orientation, age, gender, disability, or national origin.

Support the MTC Trade Scholarship program. Click "Donate". Select "Make this a monthly donation". Foundations and larger grantors, Contact Us for restricted grant awards.  Registered IRS 501(c)3 Exempt Organization. EIN: 45-2128932

A copy of the official registration and financial information may be obtained from THE DIVISION OF CONSUMER SERVICES or by calling 1.800.435.7352 toll-free within Florida. Registration does not imply endorsement, approval or recommendation by the State of FL.



  • Proof of Palm Beach County, Florida residency.

  • Demonstrate financial need. Students with a permanent disability will receive priority.

  • Scholarships are granted to United States citizens or lawful permanent residents only.

  • Attending (currently enrolled in) a college or vocational-technical school, to pursue a trade

  • Scholarship awards start at $500 per grant, awarded annually.

  • First-time applicants are preferred, and given priority award consideration.

  • The MTC Trade Scholarship Fund grant award must be used for vocational tuition and/or books.

  • To apply for a MTC Trade Scholarship grant, click on the link above or here. Send us a brief email expressing your interest, and we will respond as soon as possible with more information and a link to the grant application form.