The Sanibel Captiva Lions Club announces the availability of application for Frances Bailey
scholarships. The scholarships are named for Francis Bailey, one of the founders of the Sanibel
Captiva Lions Club and a longtime member. scholarships are available to students who live,
work or whose parents live or work on Sanibel or Captiva. The scholarships are in the amount
of $3,000 per year and are renewable for up to four years as long as the person remains a fulltime student in good standing. The scholarships are for post-secondary educationand are only
for undergraduate or technical education and not for graduate education. The scholarships are
based on academic performance and financial need. Interested students are encouraged to go
to our website Click on the Francis Bailey Scholarships link
and download the instructions and the application. Deadline for application is May 1. For
additional information or answers to questions please email the Lions Club through our
The Sanibel Captiva Lions Club has been serving the Sanibel and Captiva Communities for over
50 years. While the Lions Club is best known for their effort to eliminate preventable blindness,
the club serves citizens of the Islands and greater Southwest Florida in a variety of ways. The
local club is part of Lions Club International, the largest service organization in the world with
over 1.4 million members in chapters in over 200 countries.
Individuals interested in community service are invited to visit a club meeting to learn more.
For more information on the Sanibel Captiva Lions Club or to arrange a visit please contact
Membership Chair, Lion Steven Schulz at PO Box 391, Sanibel, FL 33957, or 239-233-6261, or
visit our website at