Michigan Scholarships

Michigan scholarships are one potential source for funding your education and ensuring you are not drowning in debt once you graduate. Like students across the nation, those residing in or attending college in Michigan will need some form of financial aid to help them get through college. By using their state as one of the search criteria, Scholarships.com will help Michigan students find the money they need to obtain a postsecondary education. Below are a few examples of Michigan scholarships students may find at our site. By conducting a free scholarship search, students can find additional information about these and other scholarships based on location or additional criteria.

Anna Frutiger Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/8/2019
  • Amount: $3,000
  • Anna Frutiger will always be remembered for her dedication to her friends and family, her education and her love for serving her community. She graduated from Alma High School in 2005 as a valedictorian of her class and went on to receive her Bachelor of Science degree in molecular biology at Kenyon College in Gambier, Ohio in 2009. Anna had just completed her first year of dental school at [...] More

AQHA Dr. Gerald O'Connor Michigan Quarter Horse Youth Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 12/1/2019
  • Amount: $8,000
  • State and local support of the horse industry is vital. That's why the Foundation offers scholarships to reinforce the importance of our youth affiliate ambassadors. Youth leaders who are actively involved through their state affiliate may be eligible for scholarships supported by Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, British Columbia (Canada), Florida, Idaho, Indiana, Louisiana, Michigan, [...] More

Arab-American Women's Business Council Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 11/1/2019
  • Amount: $1,000
  • The Arab American Women's Business Council (AAWBC) wishes to foster the growth and academic achievement of Arab-American Women. The AAWBC established a scholarship fund to provide educational opportunities to females of Arab descent in the state of Michigan and going to attend a school in Michigan. Four to five scholarships will be awarded: two scholarships to current college students and two [...] More

Ave Maria University Michigan Homeschooled Faith Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: $7,000
  • A limited number of scholarships have been made available through the generosity of a donor who wants to applaud the efforts of Catholic Homeschooling families throughout the state of Michigan, and believes that students who have been homeschooled in committed Catholic families will thrive at Ave Maria University. Therefore, this scholarship is intended for students who have been homeschooled for [...] More

AWS William B. Howell Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2019
  • Amount: $10,000
  • The William B. Howell Memorial Scholarship will be awarded to a full-time undergraduate student pursuing a minimum four-year degree in a welding program at an accredited university. Must be enrolled at least part-time and have a minimum 2.5 GPA. Scholarships are renewable up to four years. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website. [...] More

CBC Spouses Education Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 5/18/2019
  • Amount: $8,200
  • The CBC Spouses Education Scholarship is for African-American or black students for all majors who are preparing to pursue or are currently pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree full-time at a U.S. accredited college or university. A minimum 2.5 GPA is also required. Students must also exhibit leadership ability and participate in community service activities. For more information or to [...] More

CBC Spouses Performing Arts Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/15/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • The CBC Spouses Visual Arts Scholarship was established in 2006 to provide financial assistance to students who are pursuing a degree in the visual arts. Visual arts include architecture, ceramics, drawing, fashion, graphic design, illustration, interior design, painting, photography, sketching, video production, etc. Selected applicants will be qualified African-American or black students. For [...] More

CBC Spouses Visual Arts Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/20/2019
  • Amount: $3,000
  • The CBC Spouses Visual Arts Scholarship is for African-American or black students with majors in the visual arts including, but not limited to, architecture, ceramics, drawing, fashion, graphic design, illustration, interior design, painting, photography, sketching, video production and other decorative arts. Students must be currently/planning to be enrolled in the upcoming academic year as a [...] More

Detroit Promise Scholarship Program

  • Application Deadline: 6/30/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Detroit Promise provides eligible students from Detroit with last dollar funding to cover the costs of tuition and fees, even at four-year institutions. In order to be eligible for continuous funding, students must maintain a minimum 2.5 GPA, remain on track to complete a degree within four years, and be a full-time student, passing/completing at least 12 credits per semester (24 credits per [...] More

Grattan and Stephen T. Gray Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/28/2019
  • Amount: $500
  • Endowed by the employees of the Monroe Evening News at the time of the completion of their buyout of the paper, this fund provides scholarships to graduates of Monroe County High Schools and high schools in Gibralter, New Boston, Huron, Milan or Flat Rock who are entering the field of journalism.

    For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website. [...] More

GRCF Achille & Irene Despres, William and Andre Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/1/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • Grand Rapids Community Foundation awards hundreds of scholarships annually primarily to Kent County students bound for or in college, or those pursuing a technical career.

    To be eligible for the Achille & Irene Despres, William and Andre Scholarship, students must be of Mexican heritage, reside in Kent or Ottawa counties, be attending an accredited college/university for undergraduate [...] More

GRCF Altrusa International of Grand Rapids Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/1/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • Grand Rapids Community Foundation awards hundreds of scholarships annually primarily to Kent County students bound for or in college, or those pursuing a technical career.

    To be eligible for the Altrusa International of Grand Rapids Scholarship, students must be from Kent, Allegan, Ionia, Ottawa, Montcalm or Muskegon counties (six-month residency minimum) and returning to college or entering [...] More

GRCF Armando "Frank" Quaglia Veteran's Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • Grand Rapids Community Foundation awards hundreds of scholarships annually primarily to Kent County students bound for or in college, or those pursuing a technical career.

    To be eligible for the Armando "Frank" Quaglia Veteran's Scholarship, students must be from Kent or Ionia County and is a veteran or family member (spouse, child, or step-child) of a veteran of the United States Armed Forces [...] More

GRCF Arts Council of Greater Grand Rapids Minority Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/1/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Arts Council of Greater Grand Rapids Minority Scholarship is open to students of color (African-American, Asian, Hispanic/Latino, Native American, Pacific Islander) attending a non-profit public or private college/university majoring in fine arts, including all visual and performing arts. Applicants must have financial need, be a Kent County resident, and have a minimum 2.5 GPA.

    For more [...] More

GRCF Black Men Building Resources Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/1/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • Grand Rapids Community Foundation awards hundreds of scholarships annually primarily to Kent County students bound for or in college, or those pursuing a technical career. To be eligible for the Black Men Building Resources Scholarship, students must be African American students with financial need residing in Kent County who graduated or received a GED from a Grand Rapids area high school. For [...] More

GRCF Camilla C. Johnson Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/1/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • Grand Rapids Community Foundation awards hundreds of scholarships annually primarily to Kent County students bound for or in college, or those pursuing a technical career. To be eligible for the Camilla C. Johnson Scholarship, students must be seniors at Union High School in Grand Rapids Michigan entering college full-time in the fall. Applicants must demonstrate financial need and have a minimum [...] More

GRCF Carolyn Gallmeyer Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • Grand Rapids Community Foundation awards hundreds of scholarships annually primarily to Kent County students bound for or in college, or those pursuing a technical career.

    To be eligible for the Carolyn Gallmeyer Scholarship, students must be residents of Kent County pursuing an undergraduate degree at any U.S. college. Applicants must have financial need and a minimum 2.75 GPA.

    For more [...] More

GRCF Chad Vollmer Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • Grand Rapids Community Foundation awards hundreds of scholarships annually primarily to Kent County students bound for or in college, or those pursuing a technical career.

    To be eligible for the Chad Vollmer Scholarship, students must be seniors at Central High School in Grand Rapids, Michigan and plan to attend Grand Rapids Community College. Applicants must have financial need, a 2.3 minimum [...] More

GRCF Christine Soper Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/1/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • Grand Rapids Community Foundation awards hundreds of scholarships annually primarily to Kent County students bound for or in college, or those pursuing a technical career. To be eligible for the Christine Soper Scholarship, students must be residents of Kent County (3 year minimum) who will be attending Aquinas, Calvin, Cornerstone, Davenport, GRCC, GVSU, or Kendall. Applicants must have [...] More

GRCF Darooge Family Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • Grand Rapids Community Foundation awards hundreds of scholarships annually primarily to Kent County students bound for or in college, or those pursuing a technical career. To be eligible for the Darooge Family Scholarship, students must be high school seniors residing in Kent County and entering college to pursue an undergraduate degree in a construction-related field of study at an accredited [...] More

GRCF Dave & Laurie Russell Family Scholarship for Habitat for Humanity of Kent County Families

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • Grand Rapids Community Foundation awards hundreds of scholarships annually primarily to Kent County students bound for or in college, or those pursuing a technical career.

    To be eligible for the Dave & Laurie Russell Family Scholarship for Habitat for Humanity of Kent County Families, students must be Habitat for Humanity of Kent County home owners or an immediate family member [...] More

GRCF Donald & Florence Hunting Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • Grand Rapids Community Foundation awards hundreds of scholarships annually primarily to Kent County students bound for or in college, or those pursuing a technical career.

    To be eligible for the Donald & Florence Hunting Scholarship, students must be seniors at Rockford High School entering college in the fall. Applicants must have financial need.

    For more information or to apply, please [...] More

GRCF Donald and Florence Hunting Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/1/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • Grand Rapids Community Foundation awards hundreds of scholarships annually primarily to Kent County students bound for or in college, or those pursuing a technical career.

    To be eligible for the Donald and Florence Hunting Scholarship, students must be seniors at Rockford High School located in Kent County Michigan entering college in the fall and must demonstrate financial need.

    For more [...] More

GRCF Donald J. DeYoung Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Donald J. DeYoung Scholarship fund was created in 1997 by friends and colleagues of Judge DeYoung to honor his 18 years of service as a probate court judge. The scholarship is designed to assist young people who have had contact with
    the Family Division of the Circuit Court and are interested in pursuing college or vocational education.

    Young people currently residing in the West [...] More

GRCF Dorothy B. & Charles E. Thomas Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • Grand Rapids Community Foundation awards hundreds of scholarships annually primarily to Kent County students bound for or in college, or those pursuing a technical career.

    To be eligible for the Dorothy B. & Charles E. Thomas Scholarship, students must be residents of Kent County (3 year minimum) who will be attending Aquinas, Calvin, Cornerstone, Davenport, GRCC, GVSU, or Kendall. Applicants [...] More

GRCF Dorothy J. Thurston Graduate Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/1/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • Grand Rapids Community Foundation awards hundreds of scholarships annually primarily to Kent County students bound for or in college, or those pursuing a technical career.

    To be eligible for the Dorothy J. Thurston Graduate Scholarship, students must be Kent Count residents (two-year minimum) pursuing full or part-time graduate study at any accredited school. Must have financial need and a [...] More

GRCF Dr. Noyes L. Avery, Jr. & Ann E. Avery Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • Grand Rapids Community Foundation awards hundreds of scholarships annually primarily to Kent County students bound for or in college, or those pursuing a technical career.

    To be eligible for the Dr. Noyes L. Avery, Jr. & Ann E. Avery Scholarship, students must be enrolled full-time and from Kent County (3 year minimum) attending University of Michigan for a medical doctor degree (undergraduate [...] More

GRCF Dr. Patricia E. Newby Close Up Scholarship Fund

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • Grand Rapids Community Foundation awards hundreds of scholarships annually primarily to Kent County students bound for or in college, or those pursuing a technical career.

    To be eligible for the Dr. Patricia E. Newby Close Up Scholarship Fund, applicants must be Grand Rapids Public School students planning to attend the Close Up program in Washington and/or its international affiliation. [...] More

GRCF Dr. William E. and Norma Sprague Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/1/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • Grand Rapids Community Foundation awards hundreds of scholarships annually primarily to Kent County students bound for or in college, or those pursuing a technical career.

    To be eligible for the Dr. William E. & Norma Sprague Scholarship, students must be full-time with permanent residency in the Michigan counties of Kent, Allegan, Barry, Ionia, Montcalm, Muskegon, Newaygo or Athens County, [...] More

GRCF Economic Club of Grand Rapids Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/1/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • Grand Rapids Community Foundation awards hundreds of scholarships annually primarily to Kent County students bound for or in college, or those pursuing a technical career. To be eligible for the Economic Club of Grand Rapids Scholarship, students must be undergraduate students pursuing a degree in business and residents of Kent or Ottawa counties (three-year minimum) with financial need and a [...] More

GRCF Edwin E. Doyle Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/18/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • Grand Rapids Community Foundation awards hundreds of scholarships annually primarily to Kent County students bound for or in college, or those pursuing a technical career. To be eligible for the Edwin E. Doyle Scholarship, students must be high school seniors at Lowell High School with financial need and a minimum 3.0 GPA. Applications are available by contacting the Lowell High School Student [...] More

GRCF Elmo Wierenga Alumni Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • To be eligible for the Elmo Wierenga Alumni Scholarship, students must be seniors at Ottawa Hills High School pursuing full-time undergraduate studies at any two- or four-year accredited school in the U.S. Applicants must have financial need and a minimum 2.5 GPA. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's [...] More

GRCF Gerald M. Crane Music Award Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2019
  • Amount: $1,000
  • The Gerald M. Crane Memorial Music Scholarship Fund was established in 1997 by caring people who wish to honor Mr. Crane's devotion to the musical arts and his commitment to music education. The scholarships provide high school music students in the West Michigan area with a cash award ranging from to further pursue their musical endeavors. Applicants may seek a scholarship for a variety of [...] More

GRCF Geraldine Geistert Boss Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • Grand Rapids Community Foundation awards hundreds of scholarships annually primarily to Kent County students bound for or in college, or those pursuing a technical career.

    To be eligible for the Geraldine Geistert Boss Scholarship, students must be enrolled full-time with financial need residing in Kent County (5 year minimum) and pursuing an undergraduate degree at an accredited college in [...] More

GRCF Grand Rapids Combined Theatre Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/1/2019
  • Amount: $2,000
  • The Grand Rapids Combined Theatre Scholarship Fund was founded in 1985 to award college scholarships to students pursuing study in theatre arts. Applicants must be enrolled full-time in an accredited college or training program with preference being given to theatre arts majors. Applicants must have experience in any Grand Rapids area community theatre venue. Finalists may be contacted for an [...] More

GRCF Grand Rapids Scholarship Association

  • Application Deadline: 3/1/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • Grand Rapids Community Foundation awards hundreds of scholarships annually primarily to Kent County students bound for or in college, or those pursuing a technical career. To be eligible for a Grand Rapids Scholarship Association scholarship, students must be a resident of Kent County (3-year minimum) who will be attending Aquinas, Calvin, Cornerstone, Davenport, GRCC, GVSU, or Kendall. [...] More

GRCF Grand Rapids University Prep Founders' Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • Grand Rapids Community Foundation awards hundreds of scholarships annually primarily to Kent County students bound for or in college, or those pursuing a technical career.

    To be eligible for the Grand Rapids University Prep Founders' Scholarship, students must be seniors at Grand Rapids University Prep Academy pursuing an undergraduate degree or certification at an accredited two or four-year [...] More

GRCF Guy D. & Mary Edith Halladay Graduate Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/1/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • Grand Rapids Community Foundation awards hundreds of scholarships annually primarily to Kent County students bound for or in college, or those pursuing a technical career.

    To be eligible for the Guy D. & Mary Edith Halladay Graduate Scholarship, students must be Kent County residents (two-year minimum) and a graduate-level student. Applicants must have financial need and a minimum 3.0 [...] More

GRCF Guy D. and Mary Edith Halladay Music Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/1/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • Grand Rapids Community Foundation awards hundreds of scholarships annually primarily to Kent County students bound for or in college, or those pursuing a technical career. To be eligible for the Guy D. and Mary Edith Halladay Music Scholarship, students must be Kent County residents (two-year minimum) and a graduate or undergraduate student majoring in music at any college in the U.S. Applicants [...] More

GRCF Hackett Family Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • Grand Rapids Community Foundation awards hundreds of scholarships annually, primarily to Kent County students bound for or in college, or those pursuing a technical career.

    To be eligible for the Hackett Family Scholarship, students must be seniors at, or have graduated from any Grand Rapids public high school and is an undergraduate attending an accredited college/university or skilled trade [...] More

GRCF Harry and Lucille Brown Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/1/2019
  • Amount: $2,500
  • Grand Rapids Community Foundation awards hundreds of scholarships annually primarily to Kent County students bound for or in college, or those pursuing a technical career. To be eligible for the Harry and Lucille Brown Scholarship, students must be residents of Kent County (three-year minimum) pursuing an undergraduate degree at any accredited college in the U.S. Applicants must have financial [...] More

GRCF Harry J. Morris, Jr. Emergency Services Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/1/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • To be eligible for the Harry J. Morris, Jr. Emergency Services scholarship, students must be a resident of Kent, Allegan, Barry, Ionia, Ottawa, Montcalm, Muskegon, or Newaygo County pursuing an undergraduate certificate or degree at an accredited education program in Michigan in the field of emergency medical technician, paramedic, or firefighter training. Must have a 2.5 cumulative grade point [...] More

GRCF Jack Family Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • Grand Rapids Community Foundation awards hundreds of scholarships annually primarily to Kent County students bound for or in college, or those pursuing a technical career.

    To be eligible for the Jack Family Scholarship, applicants must be undergraduate students residing in Kent County (3 year minimum) demonstrating financial need and a minimum 3.3 GPA.

    For more information or to apply, [...] More

GRCF Jacob R. & Mary M. VanLoo & Lenore K. VanLoo Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • Grand Rapids Community Foundation awards hundreds of scholarships annually primarily to Kent County students bound for or in college, or those pursuing a technical career.

    To be eligible for the Jacob R. & Mary M. VanLoo & Lenore K. VanLoo Scholarship, students must be residents of Kent County (3 year minimum) and will be attending Grand Rapids Community College or Grand Valley State [...] More

GRCF John T. and Frances J. Maghielse Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/1/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • Grand Rapids Community Foundation awards hundreds of scholarships annually primarily to Kent County students bound for or in college, or those pursuing a technical career.

    To be eligible for the John T. and Frances J. Maghielse Scholarship, students must be graduates of a Grand Rapids Public High School, residents of Kent County, and currently pursuing a full-time undergraduate degree in the [...] More

GRCF Josephine Ringold Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • Grand Rapids Community Foundation awards hundreds of scholarships annually primarily to Kent County students bound for or in college, or those pursuing a technical career.

    To be eligible for the Josephine Ringold Scholarship, students must be residents of Kent County (3 year minimum) and will be attending Aquinas, Calvin, Cornerstone, Davenport, GRCC, GVSU, or Kendall. Applicants must have [...] More

GRCF Keith C. VanderHyde Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/1/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • Grand Rapids Community Foundation awards hundreds of scholarships annually primarily to Kent County students bound for or in college, or those pursuing a technical career. To be eligible for the Keith C. VanderHyde Scholarship, students must be a senior or graduate of Ottawa Hills High School in Grand Rapids Michigan pursuing a full-time undergraduate degree, have financial need, and a minimum [...] More

GRCF Ladies Literary Club Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/1/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • Grand Rapids Community Foundation awards hundreds of scholarships annually primarily to Kent County students bound for or in college, or those pursuing a technical career.

    To be eligible for the Ladies Literary Club Scholarship, students must be a resident of Kent, Ottawa, Muskegon, Allegan, Montcalm or Barry counties in Michigan majoring in literary arts at any accredited Michigan college [...] More

GRCF Lavina Laible Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/1/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • Grand Rapids Community Foundation awards hundreds of scholarships annually primarily to Kent County students bound for or in college, or those pursuing a technical career. To be eligible for the Lavina Laible Scholarship, applicants must be female students entering the third year or above of undergraduate studies at the University of Michigan. Students must be Kent County residents, have [...] More

GRCF Llewellyn L. Cayvan String Instrument Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/1/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • Grand Rapids Community Foundation awards hundreds of scholarships annually primarily to Kent County students bound for or in college, or those pursuing a technical career.

    To be eligible for the Llewellyn L. Cayvan String Instrument Scholarship, students must be undergraduate or graduate-level students studying the violin, viola, violoncello or the bass viol. There are no residency or [...] More

GRCF Margery J. Seeger Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • Grand Rapids Community Foundation awards hundreds of scholarships annually primarily to Kent County students bound for or in college, or those pursuing a technical career.

    To be eligible for the Margery J. Seeger Scholarship, students must be residents of Kent County (3 year minimum) pursuing an undergraduate degree at any accredited college in the U.S. Applicants must have financial need and [...] More

GRCF Mathilda & Carolyn Gallmeyer Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/1/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • Grand Rapids Community Foundation awards hundreds of scholarships annually primarily to Kent County students bound for or in college, or those pursuing a technical career. To be eligible for the Mathilda & Carolyn Gallmeyer Scholarship, students must be Kent County residents (five-year minimum) pursuing undergraduate studies in painting/fine arts. Applicants must demonstrate artistic talent, have [...] More

GRCF Melbourne & Alice E. Frontjes Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/1/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • To be eligible for the Melbourne & Alice E. Frontjes Scholarship, students must be Kent County residents (three-year minimum) pursuing an undergraduate degree at Central Michigan University, Western Michigan University, GRCC, University of Michigan or Michigan State University. Applicants must demonstrate financial need and have a minimum 2.75 GPA. For more information or to apply, please visit [...] More

GRCF Michael J. Wolf Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/1/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • Grand Rapids Community Foundation awards hundreds of scholarships annually primarily to Kent County students bound for or in college, or those pursuing a technical career.

    To be eligible for the Michael J. Wolf Scholarship, students must be seniors graduating from a Grand Rapids Public Schools High School, residing in the City of Grand Rapids, pursuing an undergraduate degree at the [...] More

GRCF Mildred E. Troske Music Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/1/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • Grand Rapids Community Foundation awards hundreds of scholarships annually primarily to Kent County students bound for or in college, or those pursuing a technical career.

    To be eligible for the Mildred E. Troske Music Scholarship, students must be Kent County residents (two-year minimum) studying music at a summer camp program or be an undergraduate music major. Applicants must have [...] More

GRCF Miller Johnson West Michigan Diversity Law School Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/1/2019
  • Amount: $5,000
  • The Grand Rapids Community Foundation administers and awards the following Law Scholarships to students of color (African American, Asian, Hispanic/Latino, Native American, Pacific Islander or Alaskan Native).

    The Miller Johnson West Michigan Diversity Law School Scholarship is awarded to students of color currently residing in Michigan (with preference given to West Michigan residents) [...] More

GRCF NAIFA West Michigan Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • Grand Rapids Community Foundation awards hundreds of scholarships annually primarily to Kent County students bound for or in college, or those pursuing a technical career.

    To be eligible for the NAIFA West Michigan Scholarship, students must be residents of Kent or contiguous counties pursuing a full-time undergraduate (third-year or above) or graduate degree as a business/financial major at a [...] More

GRCF Orrie & Dorothy Cassada Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • Grand Rapids Community Foundation awards hundreds of scholarships annually primarily to Kent County students bound for or in college, or those pursuing a technical career.

    To be eligible for the Orrie & Dorothy Cassada Scholarship, students must be residents of Kent County (3 year minimum) and will be attending Aquinas, Calvin, Cornerstone, Davenport, GRCC, GVSU, or Kendall. Applicants must [...] More

GRCF Patricia & Armen Oumedian Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/1/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • To be eligible for the Patricia & Armen Oumedian Scholarship, applicants must be full-time students at Kettering University or transferring from Grand Rapids Community College to Kettering University. Students must be residents of West Michigan or currently be employed by a West Michigan Kettering Co-op employer, demonstrate financial need, and have a minimum 3.0 GPA. For more information or to [...] More

GRCF Paul Collins Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/1/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • Grand Rapids Community Foundation awards hundreds of scholarships annually primarily to Kent County students bound for or in college, or those pursuing a technical career. The Paul Collins Scholarship is for undergraduate level students studying fine or applied arts. Must be a resident of Kent County, have a minimum 2.5 GPA, have financial need, and demonstrate artistic talent. For more [...] More

GRCF Reach for Your Goal Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • Grand Rapids Community Foundation awards hundreds of scholarships annually primarily to Kent County students bound for or in college, or those pursuing a technical career. To be eligible for the Reach for Your Goal Scholarship, students must be residents of Kent County and a high school senior who has been accepted into an accredited Michigan trade school, college or university. Applicants must [...] More

GRCF Robert L. & Hilda Treasure Mitchell Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • Grand Rapids Community Foundation awards hundreds of scholarships annually primarily to Kent County students bound for or in college, or those pursuing a technical career.

    To be eligible for the Robert L. & Hilda Treasure Mitchell Scholarship, students must be residents of Kent County (3 year minimum) pursuing an undergraduate degree at any accredited college in the U.S. Applicants must have [...] More

GRCF Roger and Jacquelyn Vander Laan Family Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/1/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • Grand Rapids Community Foundation awards hundreds of scholarships annually primarily to Kent County students bound for or in college, or those pursuing a technical career.

    To be eligible for the Roger and Jacquelyn Vander Laan Family Scholarship, students must be seniors at South Christian High School located in Grand Rapids Michigan entering a full-time program in the fall at any accredited [...] More

GRCF Ronald T. Smith Family Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • Grand Rapids Community Foundation awards hundreds of scholarships annually primarily to Kent County students bound for or in college, or those pursuing a technical career.

    To be eligible for the Ronald T. Smith Family Scholarship, students must be an employee of or spouse/domestic partner or child (natural, legally adopted, or step-child) of an employee of Bodycote Grand Rapids or Holland [...] More

GRCF Rosemary Cook Education Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • Grand Rapids Community Foundation awards hundreds of scholarships annually primarily to Kent County students bound for or in college, or those pursuing a technical career.

    To be eligible for the Rosemary Cook Education Scholarship, students must be Kent County residents and a graduate of a Grand Rapids Public High School pursuing an undergraduate degree in Education full-time at any accredited [...] More

GRCF Sherman L. & Mabel C. Lepard Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • Grand Rapids Community Foundation awards hundreds of scholarships annually primarily to Kent County students bound for or in college, or those pursuing a technical career.

    To be eligible for the Sherman L. & Mabel C. Lepard Scholarship, students must be Kent County residents (3 year minimum) pursuing an undergraduate degree at any U.S. college. Applicants must have financial need and minimum [...] More

GRCF Stephen Lankester Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • Grand Rapids Community Foundation awards hundreds of scholarships annually primarily to Kent County students bound for or in college, or those pursuing a technical career.

    To be eligible for the Stephen Lankester Scholarship, students must be Kent County residents (3 year minimum) attending an undergraduate program at a Michigan college. Applicants must have financial need minimum 3.0 GPA. [...] More

GRCF Thomas D. Coffield Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • Grand Rapids Community Foundation awards hundreds of scholarships annually primarily to Kent County students bound for or in college, or those pursuing a technical career.

    To be eligible for the Thomas D. Coffield Scholarship, students must be seniors at Central High School entering a two- or four-year accredited college/university. Applicants must have financial need and a minimum 2.5 GPA. [...] More

GRCF Violet Wondergem Health Science Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/1/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • Grand Rapids Community Foundation awards hundreds of scholarships annually primarily to Kent County students bound for or in college, or those pursuing a technical career.

    To be eligible for the Violet Wondergem Health Science Scholarship, students must be residents of Kent or Ottawa counties majoring in a health service-related field at any accredited Michigan college or university. [...] More

GRCF Virginia Valk Fehsenfeld Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/1/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • Grand Rapids Community Foundation awards hundreds of scholarships annually primarily to Kent County students bound for or in college, or those pursuing a technical career.

    To be eligible for the Virginia Valk Fehsenfeld Scholarship, students must be full-time undergraduate students pursuing a degree in dietetics, nutrition, education or general human services. Applicants must also be [...] More

GRCF Warner Norcross & Judd Paralegal and Legal Secretarial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2019
  • Amount: $2,000
  • The Grand Rapids Community Foundation administers and awards the following Law Scholarships to students of color (African
    American, Asian, Hispanic, Native American, Pacific Islander).

    The Warner Norcross & Judd LLP Paralegal or Secretarial Scholarship is awarded to students of color residing in Michigan
    pursuing paralegal or legal secretarial studies at an accredited program located in [...] More

Horizons - Michigan Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 5/12/2019
  • Amount: $3,500
  • The HORIZONS-Michigan Scholarship encourages women to pursue careers related to the national security and defense interests of the United States and provides development opportunities to women already working in these fields. Applicants must be citizens of te U.S. and residents of Michigan, either a full-time or part-time graduate or undergraduate who has attained at least junior level status (60 [...] More

Karen George Chicago Speech Therapy Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 5/1/2019
  • Amount: $2,500
  • In an effort to support the field of speech-language pathology, we are offering a scholarship to select candidates who share our passion for helping children. The scholarship is based on many factors, so do not get discouraged based on your grades or GRE score.

    Eligibility:
    -Accepted and currently enrolled in a graduate program for speech-language pathology
    -Has a clear passion to work with [...] More

Katherine Mullinax Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/8/2019
  • Amount: $2,100
  • Betty's goals for this scholarship were to define broad criteria so as to make it available to most any student in Gratiot County who had the desire to pursue post-secondary education. The first scholarship was awarded in 2007, nearly 100 years after Mrs. Mullinax's birth. This scholarship will continue for generations to come supporting Gratiot County youth in achieving their goals of higher [...] More

Kelsey's Law Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 8/31/2019
  • Amount: $2,000
  • Kelsey Raffaele, 17, of Sault Ste. Marie, tragically died in a cell phone-related automobile crash in 2010. This scholarship has been created in her honor to inspire change in teens who drive distracted and help prevent car accidents.

    In October, $5,000 worth of scholarships will be awarded to Michigan students. Applicants are asked to submit a persuasive message that shows how you would [...] More

Kids' Chance of Michigan

  • Application Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: $5,000
  • Kids’ Chance of Michigan is dedicated to helping Michigan kids who need it most – those who need assistance for college or vocational education because a parent has been killed or catastrophically injured in a work-related accident. Our mission is to raise funds to provide need-based scholarships to qualifying kids ages 17-22 to pursue their educational dreams at a college, community college, [...] More

Kreager Family Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/1/2019
  • Amount: $2,500
  • This scholarship was established in 2001 by the Kreager family to provide financial assistance to college-bound graduating high school seniors. Graduating high school senior who is a Kalamazoo County resident or attends a high school within Kalamazoo County or a graduating high school senior who is enrolled in South Haven High School; planning to attend an accredited institution for [...] More

Leadership Speech Contest

  • Application Deadline: 12/31/2018
  • Amount: $5,500
  • Our nationwide speech contest promotes an understanding of Leadership among our nation's high school students, and encourages the development vital communication skills. Students research, write and deliver a four to six minute speech on the topic of Leadership. Speeches will be delivered at an NMA meeting, where cash scholarships will be awarded to the top three contestants. Winner advances to [...] More

Loren and Becky Roslund Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/8/2019
  • Amount: $800
  • The Loren and Becky Roslund Scholarship is awarded to any graduating high school senior in Gratiot County to pursue a degree in agriculture, engineering, computers, drafting or similar area of study at a university, college or trade school. A minimum 2.5 GPA is required and preference is given to students pursuing a career in agriculture, engineering, computer-aided drafting or similar area. Must [...] More

Mary J. Szczepanski "Never Give Up" MS Scholarship Foundation

  • Application Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: $1,000
  • The Mary J. Szczepanski "Never Give Up" MS Scholarship Foundation is starting its 16th year and offers annual scholarships to seniors at Catholic Central, Kenowa Hills, Covenant Christian and Northview High Schools in the Grand Rapids, Michigan area for using their creativity and raising funds for multiple sclerosis. The inaugural year of the program was the fall of 2000. This unique and [...] More

MetLife Foundation Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/1/2019
  • Amount: $2,000
  • Open to high school seniosr pursuing a four-year degree in select areas of agriculture, agribusiness management,
    communications, education, journalism, extension, public relations, finance, economics, sales, marketing, engineering,
    mechanization, technology, plant pathology, plant/animal breeding and genetics, range/soil science or public service and
    administration in agriculture. Resident of [...] More

Michigan Pagan Scholarship Fund

  • Application Deadline: 4/15/2019
  • Amount: $500
  • Michigan Pagan Scholarship Fund is offering a $500.00 Pagan College Scholarship for a rising high school senior, undergraduate, or graduate. All applicants must live in Michigan. Applicants must be 17 years of age or older, have a current GPA of 2.85 or higher, be Pagan, and currently accepted in a full time course of study in any accredited four-year college or university. Applicants must [...] More

Michigan Remembers 9-11 Essay Contest

  • Application Deadline: 10/7/2019
  • Amount: $250
  • High school juniors and seniors from schools in Michigan (public, private, and home schools) are encouraged to submit an original essay on their reflections and research on the impacts of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks in New York City, Washington D.C., and Flight 93 in Shanksville, Pennsylvania.

    Submission Requirements:
    -Essays can be no more than 1,000 words. Titles, citations, [...] More

Michigan Retailers Association Scholarships

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2019
  • Amount: $1,000
  • Michigan Retailers Foundation, established in 1968, provides college scholarships annually to benefit retailers and their employees and families. The foundation is a nonprofit educational organization established by MRA.

    Those eligible to apply are high school seniors and college freshmen, sophomores and juniors who are:
    -Dependent sons and daughters of owners of MRA member businesses, or of [...] More

Michigan Tuition Grant Program

  • Application Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Michigan Tuition Grant (MTG) was established in 1966, P.A. 313 to provide students with increased access and choice to attend Independent non-profit, degree-granting, Michigan postsecondary institutions. MTG is available to undergraduate students and is based on financial need for use at Independent non-profit degree-granting colleges and universities in Michigan. Awards are restricted to the [...] More

Michigan Youth Livestock Scholarship Fund

  • Application Deadline: 5/15/2019
  • Amount: $1,500
  • The eligible Michigan Youth Livestock Scholarship Fund applicant must be a graduating high school senior or a high school graduate continuing their education at an accredited institution in the year in which they are applying, and a resident of Michigan. For the MYLSF Scholarship they must be a youth exhibitor at the Michigan State Fair, the Michigan Livestock Expo or the Michigan Dairy Expo for [...] More

Michmerhuizen Family Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/1/2019
  • Amount: $900
  • The Michmerhuizen Family Scholarship was established by Phil and Donna Michmerhuizen in honor of Llewellyn and Catherine Michmerhuizen as a tribute to their strong and faithful commitment to Christian education. Applicants must be a graduate of Holland Christian High School entering freshman year at Calvin College and must have a cumulative 3.0 GPA or higher. Preference is given to those who are [...] More

Mildred Chaffin Portner Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/8/2019
  • Amount: $1,000
  • The Gratiot County Community Foundation, incorporated in 1992, is a vehicle for receiving charitable gifts that will remain forever in Gratiot County. As a non-profit corporation, we are classified as a public charity under the Internal Revenue Code, making donors eligible for federal tax deductions and a State of Michigan tax credit. Gifts to the Foundation may be in cash, real estate, [...] More

MPower Artist Grants

  • Application Deadline: 3/18/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • The MPower Artist Grants were launched to empower alumni of the Sphinx Competition, Sphinx Symphony, Sphinx Virtuosi, Sphinx Performance Academy, and Sphinx Medals of Excellence (years 2012 and 2013 only) to achieve their career objectives in classical music through granting competitive scholarships. Grants will range based upon the scope, need and nature of each competitive application. The [...] More

NIADA Foundation Regional Scholarships

  • Application Deadline: 3/16/2019
  • Amount: $3,500
  • The NIADA Foundation proudly sponsors four young men or women each year who have displayed outstanding abilities in education. These students will each receive a $3,500 scholarship to the college or university of their choice. The participating regions are found at the scholarship provider's website. An essay will also be required as part of the application. For more information or to apply, [...] More

North American International Auto Show Poster Contest

  • Application Deadline: 11/21/2019
  • Amount: $1,000
  • The annual North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) High School Poster Contest is open to all Michigan residents enrolled in grades 10 through 12. The NAIAS will choose winners in 16 categories and provide over $6,000 in scholarship money. Winners will be on display at the NAIAS. Posters must be original artwork, approximately 18" x 24" in size and have an automotive, Detroit, or NAIAS [...] More

OCRP Lincoln Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/15/2019
  • Amount: $1,000
  • Tell us what makes America the Land of Opportunity in an essay, poem, video, painting, or other creative work. All high school, college, home school, or vocational students who either reside or attend school in Oakland County are eligible to apply. Winners will also receive VIP tickets to the Annual Oakland County Lincoln Dinner. Applicants for the OCRP Lincoln Scholarship are also eligible to be [...] More

Princeton Prize in Race Relations

  • Application Deadline: 1/31/2019
  • Amount: $1,000
  • The Princeton Prize in Race Relations recognizes and rewards high school students who have had a significant positive effect on race relations in their schools or communities through their volunteer efforts. In addition to the cash prize, winners will receive an all-expenses-paid trip to Princeton University to attend the Princeton Prize Symposium on Race. Applicants must be in one of the [...] More

Robert L. Schulke Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/20/2019
  • Amount: $500
  • Robert L. Schulke Memorial Scholarships are awarded to students who are cancer survivors or have an immediate family member that is a cancer survivor or has passed away due to cancer. Special consideration will be given to those students enrolled in a health occupation or law enforcement program. Candidates must be a resident of Alpena County, enrolled at ACC for a minimum of six credit hours per [...] More

Robert R. Robinson Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 5/31/2019
  • Amount: $1,000
  • The Michigan Townships Association administers a scholarship fund established in memory of Robert R. Robinson, former executive director of the association. The purpose of the scholarship fund is to help students in Michigan who are preparing for a career in public administration. The scholarship is awarded on a competitive basis, as determined by the applicant's academic achievement, community [...] More

Rosa L. Parks Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/1/2019
  • Amount: $2,000
  • The Rosa Parks Scholarship Foundation offers a non-renewable scholarship to Michigan high school graduating seniors. Winners are selected on the basis of scholarship, leadership, financial need, and dedication to the civil rights principles of Rosa L. Parks, whose historic stand against racial prejudice in 1955 brought her national recognition.

    Eligibility:
    -Graduate by August of the [...] More

Sault Tribe Higher Education Grant Program

  • Application Deadline: 7/1/2019
  • Amount: $1,000
  • The Sault Tribe Higher Education Grant Program is for Sault Tribe members attending a Michigan state-supported two- or four-year college or university full-time (12 credit hours or more). Grants are based on unmet financial need as determined by the individual college in which the student is enrolled.

    Applicants must be attending a Michigan state-supported two-year or four-year college or [...] More

Senator Philip A. Hart Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2019
  • Amount: $10,128
  • The Philip A. Hart Memorial Scholarship will be awarded to up to three Michigan students whose ideals and goals reflect those of the Senator. Graduates of Michigan high schools or community colleges planning to attend Lake Superior State University are encouraged to apply. Applicants must have a cumulative 3.0 GPA as of their current year of study and demonstrate an interest in public service, as [...] More

Society of Women Engineers - Detroit Section Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/1/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Detroit Section of the Society of Women Engineers annually recognizes female high school seniors who have shown exemplary abilities in areas such as leadership, academics, and community activities. Established from the profits of the 1982 Convention held in Detroit, these scholarships are given each year to senior high school Detroit-area women who plan to study engineering. [...] More

Stuck At Prom Scholarship Contest

  • Application Deadline: 7/9/2019
  • Amount: $10,000
  • Duck Brand's Stuck at Prom will have two grand prize winners. Use your imagination to create Duck Tape prom fashions in either the "dress" or "tux" category for a chance to win $10,000. By allowing contestants to enter as individuals rather than a couple, we hope to see even more creative styles. Applicants must be legal residents of the United States, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and [...] More

Sue Dilts Memorial Art Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/8/2019
  • Amount: $800
  • The Gratiot County Community Foundation, incorporated in 1992, is a vehicle for receiving charitable gifts that will remain forever in Gratiot County. As a non-profit corporation, we are classified as a public charity under the Internal Revenue Code, making donors eligible for federal tax deductions and a State of Michigan tax credit. Gifts to the Foundation may be in cash, real estate, [...] More

Tall Clubs International Student Scholarships

  • Application Deadline: 3/1/2019
  • Amount: $1,000
  • Are you under 21 years of age and about to start college in the fall? If so, you may be in luck! TCI annually awards student scholarship(s) of up to $1,000 each to tall students who are under 21 years of age and attending their first year of college in the following fall.

    Eligibility:
    -You must be under 21
    -You must be entering college in the upcoming fall
    -You must also meet the TCI [...] More

The Ability Center of Greater Toledo Scholarships

  • Application Deadline: 3/31/2019
  • Amount: $2,000
  • Ensuring that people with disabilities have opportunities to achieve higher education and the accompanying rewards is important to The Ability Center. Therefore, the Center provides college scholarships to area students with disabilities. Last year, The Ability Center and its Auxiliary collaborated to give out several scholarships totaling $20,000.

    Applicants must be an individual with a [...] More

The Gerber Foundation Dan Gerber Sr. Medallion Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/28/2019
  • Amount: $10,600
  • The Daniel Gerber, Sr. Medallion Scholarship is available to students graduating from select school districts in Newaygo County, Michigan. School districts include Fremont, Grant, Hesperia, Newaygo and White Cloud. GPA must be 3.71 or higher. Home schooled students within these districts are eligible.

    For more information and to apply, visit the Gerber Foundation website. [...] More

The Gerber Foundation Merit Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/28/2019
  • Amount: $2,000
  • The Gerber Foundation Merit Scholarship is a competitive scholarship program established to recognize academic achievement among graduating seniors from Newaygo and Muskegon counties in Michigan. Students must have a GPA between 2.0 and 3.7 to apply.

    For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website. [...] More

The Jewel Continuum Foundation

  • Application Deadline: 4/16/2019
  • Amount: $500
  • The Jewel Continuum Foundation Scholarship is a $500 scholarship that will be awarded based on the completion of the current essay topic and the unanimous selection of the review committee. Verification of enrollment in a two-year or four-year institution is required to receive this scholarship. Verification of enrollment includes: an official letter of acceptance from the college or university, [...] More

The John F. & Edith L. Wilsterman Scholarship Trust

  • Application Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: $20,000
  • The John F. & Edith L. Wilsterman Scholarship Trust program is open to all college and trade/vocational students graduating from Genesee County, Michigan public high schools and from Luke M. Powers Catholic High School. The trust seeks candidates with character and the potential for achievement in post high-school education. Those whose cumulative grades may not reflect their potential because of [...] More

The SET Educational Fund

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2019
  • Amount: $5,500
  • The SET Educational Fund provides an annual scholarship to individuals with financial need who have excelled scholastically while volunteering their time to help others. Students must be able to demonstrate financial need, provide a history of community service, prove residency in Michigan and enrollment at an accredited college/university in Michigan. For more information or to apply, please [...] More

Toyota Motor Sales, USA Inc. Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/1/2019
  • Amount: $2,500
  • This scholarship will be awarded to a high school senior or college student pursuing a four-year degree in agricultural engineering or agricultural science/technology. Resident of Alabama, California, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, Texas or West Virginia required. Must have been active in extracurricular activities. Completion of the financial analysis section is required. If [...] More

Toyota TeenDrive365 Video Challenge

  • Application Deadline: 2/28/2019
  • Amount: $15,000
  • Learning to drive is one of the coolest times for a teen. But facts have shown it can be extremely dangerous. You have the power to inspire your fellow teens, maybe better than a teacher or a parent can, because you know what messages will be the most powerful. Create a 30-60 second video for your fellow teen drivers that highlights the importance of safe teen driving. Your video's message should [...] More

U-M Alumnae Club (University of Michigan) Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/1/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • Grand Rapids Community Foundation awards hundreds of scholarships annually primarily to Kent County students bound for or in college, or those pursuing a technical career.

    To be eligible for the U-M Alumnae Club (University of Michigan) Scholarships, students must be female undergraduates or graduate level students entering their 2nd year or above at the University of Michigan, with a [...] More

UNCF Comerica Charitable Foundation Scholarships

  • Application Deadline: 3/10/2019
  • Amount: $2,250
  • The Comerica Charitable Foundation recognizes the importance of supporting education and has identified this as one of its key giving priorities. Comerica's support of the UNCF scholarship program reflects its commitment to education. That commitment is based on a clear vision of being socially responsible and making a tangible difference in the communities Comerica serves. Applicants must have a [...] More

UNCF Jay Charles Levine Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/21/2019
  • Amount: $3,000
  • The Jay Charles Levine Scholarship will provide a $3,000 tuition scholarship for college freshmen from the state of Michigan. Applicants must be a resident of Michigan with at least a 2.75 GPA, and must be enrolled at a UNCF member school as a full-time student. A 500-word personal statement of career interest is required along with the application.

    For more information or to apply, please [...] More

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