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.

"I Matter" Scholarship
Application Deadlines: May 21, Annually
VILLA “I Matter” Scholarship Overview:
The VILLA “I Matter” Scholarship will provide tuition assistance to graduating seniors enrolling in an accredited undergraduate program in the fall 2015. The recipients of this scholarship are selected based on the applicant’s demonstrated academic achievement, community service involvement, verbal communication skills, resume, and reference letter. The [...] More

Aileen Lee Scholarship
Application Deadlines: September 06, Annually
Aileen Lee Scholarships are awarded to incoming freshmen at the University of Oregon each academic year in recognition of students who have demonstrated a commitment to excellence throughout their high school career in leadership, service and academic excellence.

Applicants must be out-of-state students beginning their first year at the UO. Three men and three women will be selected and funds [...] More

Army ROTC Green to Gold Scholarship Program
Application Deadlines: February 01, Annually
Green to Gold Scholarship Option winners receive:
-Tuition or room and board support
-Additional money for textbooks, supplies, and equipment
-A monthly stipend for up to 10 months each school year that increases each year based on your Military Science Class
-Pay for attending the Leader Development and Assessment Course (LDAC) between the junior and senior years of college
-If qualified, [...] More

Army ROTC Scholarships
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Start Strong in life – enroll in Army Reserve Officers’ Training Corps (ROTC), the college elective for undergraduate and graduate students that provides unrivalled leadership training for success in any career field. If you have a passion for it, you can find a place to fit in the Army as an officer and get the training you need to turn that passion into a career.The Four-Year High School [...] More

Carson Scholars Fund, Inc.
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Carson Scholars Fund, Inc. aims to recognize and reward students in grade 4-11 who have earned the highest level of academic achievement. Emphasis is placed on students' performance and desire to maintain a strong academic record, as well as humanitarian qualities that have a positive impact on society.

To be considered for nomination, students must:
- be enrolled in grades 4-11
- be [...] More

Church's Chicken Community Scholarship Program
Application Deadlines: February 15, Annually
The Church's Partners Foundation, Inc. established a scholarship program to assist high school seniors residing in 16 eligible states who plan to continue their education in college or vocational school programs. Scholarships are offered each year for part-time or full-time study at an accredited U.S. institution of the student's choice.

Eligibility:
-Be living in one of the following [...] More

Detroit Chapter of ASHRAE's Joseph B. Olivieri Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 15, Annually
The Detroit Chapter of the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers, Inc. will award the Joseph B. Olivieri Scholarship to one student for the upcoming academic year.

Eligibility Requirements
- Full-time enrollment in an undergraduate program, at an college or university located within the Michigan counties of Hillsdale, Jackson, Lenawee, Livingston, Macomb, [...] More

Duck Brand Stuck at Prom Scholarship Contest
Application Deadlines: June 01, Annually
The Henkal Corporation's Duck Brand Duct Tape "Stuck at Prom" Contest is open to legal residents of the United States and Canada, including the District of Columbia, but excluding Puerto Rico and the Province of Quebec. This contest rewards individuals for creating prom attire made completely out of duct tape.

Each couple/single entry must include:
-One color photograph (professional or [...] More

From Failure to Promise Essay Contest
Application Deadlines: July 31, Annually
In 2010, Dr. C Moorer – author, consultant, professor, scholar, and speaker - published his ground breaking work, "From Failure to Promise: An Uncommon Path to Professoriate." An inspirational autobiography in which Moorer (once an inner-city youth) shares his 15-year journey, espousing how God transformed his life and took him from college flunk-out to engineer and, ultimately, to university [...] More

GRCF Achille & Irene Despres, William and Andre Scholarship
Application Deadlines: April 01, Annually
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 Deadlines: April 01, Annually
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 Arts Council of Greater Grand Rapids Minority Scholarship
Application Deadlines: April 01, Annually
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 Arts Council of Greater Grand Rapids Minority Scholarship is open to students of color (African American, Asian, Hispanic, Native American, Pacific Islander) attending a non-profit public or private college/university [...] More

GRCF Audrey L. Wright Scholarship
Application Deadlines: April 01, Annually
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 Audrey L. Wright Scholarship, Students must be Kent County residents (three-year minimum) pursuing an undergraduate degree in foreign language or education. Applicants must have financial need and a [...] More

GRCF Black Men Building Resources Scholarship
Application Deadlines: April 01, Annually
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 males or females with financial need residing in Kent County who graduated or received a GED from a Grand Rapids area high [...] More

GRCF Camilla C. Johnson Scholarship
Application Deadlines: April 01, Annually
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 [...] More

GRCF Chad Vollmer Scholarship
Application Deadlines: April 01, Annually
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 Dorothy J. Thurston Graduate Scholarship
Application Deadlines: April 01, Annually
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 in Michigan with financial need [...] More

GRCF Dr. William E. and Norma Sprague Scholarship
Application Deadlines: April 01, Annually
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 Deadlines: April 01, Annually
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 Elmo Wierenga Alumni Scholarship
Application Deadlines: April 01, Annually
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 Elmo Wierenga Alumni Scholarship, students must be seniors at Ottawa Hills HS pursuing full-time undergraduate studies at any two or four-year accredited school in the U.S. Applicants must have [...] More

GRCF Englehardt Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 18, Annually
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 Englehardt Scholarship is for a senior attending Lowell High School (no residency limitation) or senior attending any public, private, charter, or home-based school and reside in the City of Lowell, Township of Lowell, [...] More

GRCF Grand Rapids Combined Theatre Scholarship
Application Deadlines: April 01, Annually
The Grand Rapids Combined Theatre Scholarship Fund was founded in 1985 to award college scholarships to students pursuing study in theatre arts. It is supported by ongoing contributions from individuals in the community, and by annual support from Actor's Theatre, Community Circle Theatre, Grand Rapids Civic Theatre, Heritage Theatre, Jewish Theatre, Master Arts Theatre and from proceeds from [...] More

GRCF Guy D. & Mary Edith Halladay Graduate Scholarship
Application Deadlines: April 01, Annually
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 at a Michigan college. Applicants must have financial need and [...] More

GRCF Guy D. and Mary Edith Halladay Music Scholarship
Application Deadlines: April 01, Annually
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. [...] More

GRCF Hackett Family Scholarship
Application Deadlines: April 01, Annually
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 Deadlines: April 01, Annually
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 [...] More

GRCF Harry J. Morris, Jr. Emergency Services Scholarship
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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 Jackie Klinesteker Minority Scholarship
Application Deadlines:
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 Jackie Klinesteker Minority Scholarship is awarded to students of color (African American, Asian, Hispanic, Native American, Pacific Islander) residing in West Michigan with a declared major in a mental health-related [...] More

GRCF John T. and Frances J. Maghielse Scholarship
Application Deadlines: April 01, Annually
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 Keith C. VanderHyde Scholarship
Application Deadlines: April 01, Annually
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 HS pursuing a full-time undergraduate degree, have financial need, and a minimum 3.0 GPA.

For more information [...] More

GRCF Ladies Literary Club Scholarship
Application Deadlines: April 01, Annually
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 resident of Kent, Ottawa, Muskegon, Allegan, Montcalm or Barry counties in Michigan majoring in literary arts at any accredited Michigan college or [...] More

GRCF Lavina Laible Scholarship
Application Deadlines: April 01, Annually
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 University of Michigan. Students must be Kent County residents, have [...] More

GRCF Mathilda & Carolyn Gallmeyer Scholarship
Application Deadlines: April 01, Annually
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, [...] More

GRCF Melbourne & Alice E. Frontjes Scholarship
Application Deadlines: April 01, Annually
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 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, [...] More

GRCF Michael J. Wolf Scholarship
Application Deadlines: April 01, Annually
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 University of [...] More

GRCF Mildred E. Troske Music Scholarship
Application Deadlines: April 01, Annually
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 camp or, or be an undergraduate music major. Applicants must have financial need and [...] More

GRCF Miller Johnson West Michigan Diversity Law School Scholarship
Application Deadlines: April 01, Annually
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 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) pursuing a law degree at [...] More

GRCF Patricia & Armen Oumedian Scholarship
Application Deadlines: April 01, Annually
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 Patricia & Armen Oumedian Scholarship, applicants must be a full-time students at Kettering or transferring from Grand Rapids Community College to Kettering. Students must be residents of West [...] More

GRCF Paul Collins Scholarship
Application Deadlines: April 01, Annually
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 at Aquinas, Calvin, GVSU, GRCC or Kendall. Must be a resident of Kent County, have a minimum 2.5 GPA, have financial need, and [...] More

GRCF Roger and Jacquelyn Vander Laan Family Scholarship
Application Deadlines: April 01, Annually
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 entering a full-time program in the fall at any accredited college, university, vocational, [...] More

GRCF Violet Wondergem Health Science Scholarship
Application Deadlines: April 01, Annually
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 Deadlines: April 01, Annually
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 Vivian M. Kommer Scholarship
Application Deadlines: April 01, Annually
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 Vivian M. Kommer Scholarship, students must be a senior at West Catholic HS entering undergraduate studies in business or pre-law. Applicants must demonstrate financial need and have a minimum 3.0 [...] More

GRCF Warner Norcross & Judd Law School Scholarship
Application Deadlines: April 01, Annually
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 Law School Scholarship is awarded to students of color pursuing a law degree at any accredited law school in the United States. Applicant must be a current or former resident of [...] More

Heidelberg University Out-Of-State Grant
Application Deadlines:
In order to qualify for the Heidelberg College Out Of State Grant, applicants must be either first time freshmen or transfer students who are not Ohio state residents. This grant is renewable for four years as long as the student is making satisfactory academic progress.

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

Kids' Chance of Michigan
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At Kids’ Chance of Michigan we’re 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 [...] More

Kreager Family Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 01, Annually
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 Deadlines: January 15, Annually
The Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan chapter of National Management Association (Detroit Chapter) is accepting applications to participate in our annual speech competition. Students have the opportunity to write and deliver a four to six-minute speech on the topic of "Leadership". The competition is open to any high school student within the area of Southeastern Michigan. Public, private, and [...] More

Margaret Ellis & Anona White Scholarship
Application Deadlines: February 28, Annually
Since its founding, the NAWIC Founders’Scholarship Foundation and NAWIC chapters nationwide have awarded more than $4 million in scholarships to students pursuing construction-related studies. Our chapters are committed to making construction education a reality through innovative programs and annual scholarships.

Eligibility 1: Full-Time College Student (Open to Men and Women)
- Applicant [...] More

MGMA Midwest Section Scholarships
Application Deadlines: May 01, Annually
The ACMPE Scholarship Fund Inc. supports and promotes health care leaders' personal and professional growth toward the advancement of the profession. The program supports individuals who, by virtue of experience, current position and plans demonstrate potential for contributing to the medical practice management profession.

To be eligible for this scholarship, students must be:
- Enrolled in [...] More

Michigan Remembers 9-11 Essay Contest
Application Deadlines:
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.

Judging will be performed anonymously by professional educators, writers, and volunteers [...] More

Michigan Retailers Association Scholarships
Application Deadlines: April 01, Annually
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
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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
Application Deadlines: May 31, Annually
The eligible 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. They must be a resident of Michigan and a youth exhibitor at the Michigan State Fair for a minimum of three years prior to the year of application.

All questions on the application must be answered to be [...] More

NIADA Foundation Regional Scholarships
Application Deadlines: March 18, Annually
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 awards are presented each June of every year at the National Independent Automobile Dealers Association (NIADA) Convention. The following regions are:

-Region I: [...] More

North American International Auto Show Poster Contest
Application Deadlines: November 04, Annually
The North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) 2016 is pleased to announce the 28th Annual High School Poster Contest winners. This contest provides a unique opportunity for students to become involved in our premier auto show, while gaining experience in creative competition. Students create automotive-themed posters that meet contest requirements. The contest is open to all Michigan high [...] More

Presbyterian Student Opportunity Scholarship
Application Deadlines: May 15, Annually
The Student Opportunity Scholarship program serves Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) college students by providing need-based aid for sophomores, juniors, and seniors who are full-time, first-degree students attending accredited institutions in the United States. Student Opportunity Scholarship applicants will explore who God created them to be in a series of essay questions intended for students to [...] More

Robert L. Schulke Memorial Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 24, Annually
The Robert L. Schulke Memorial Scholarship is 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 occupations or law enforcement program. Candidates must be a resident of Alpena County, enrolled at ACC for a minimum of six credit [...] More

Rosa L. Parks Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 01, Annually
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

Saginaw Community Foundation Scholarships
Application Deadlines: February 15, Annually
The Saginaw Community Foundation offers a wide variety of scholarships for students continuing their education at an accredited college or vocational school. The purposes of these scholarships are diverse, fulfilling the wishes of donors who want to provide financial support to promising students.

In an effort to make applying for scholarships easier, the Foundation offers a common application [...] More

Sault Tribe Higher Education Grant Program
Application Deadlines: June 01, Annually
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.

The Grant Program deadline is July 1st. Students maybe awarded up to $500 for two semesters [...] More

Senator Philip A. Hart Memorial Scholarship
Application Deadlines: April 01, Annually
The Philip A. Hart Memorial Scholarship will be awarded to up to three Michigan students whose ideals and goals reflect those of the Senator. The scholarship is a full-time tuition award and is renewable based on meeting the distinguished scholarship renewal criteria.

Applying for the Philip A. Hart Memorial Scholarship

Graduates of Michigan high schools or community colleges planning to [...] More

Tall Clubs International Student Scholarships
Application Deadlines: February 15, Annually
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.

What are the requirements?
-You must be under 21
-You must be entering college in the upcoming fall
-You must also meet [...] More

The Ability Center of Greater Toledo Scholarships
Application Deadlines: March 31, Annually
Each year, The Ability Center gives out $20,000 in scholarships, usually in $2,000 individual awards. Applicants must have a disability and have a permanent address in Lucas, Wood, Fulton, Henry, Ottawa, Defiance or Williams counties in Ohio or Monroe or Lenawee counties in [...] More

The Douglas MacInnes ALS Scholarship
Application Deadlines: May 01, Annually
Steps for Doug, an ALS Foundation, provides a scholarship to a student (high school or college) who has been affected by ALS. If the student can communicate their connection to ALS and how it has influenced their life, Steps for Doug would like to help aid the financial burden of college. Steps for Doug is offering a $1,000 scholarship for two years of higher education (totaling $2,000 in aid). [...] More

The Gerber Foundation Dan Gerber Sr. Medallion Scholarship
Application Deadlines: February 28, Annually
The Gerber Foundation Dan Gerber Sr. Medallion Scholarship is a competitive scholarship program established to recognize and honor academic excellence among graduating seniors from each of the five school districts in Newaygo County, Michigan.

Applicants must have a GPA of at least 3.71. The scholarship is to be applied to tuition, fees, and books over the course of the student's undergraduate [...] More

The Gerber Foundation Merit Scholarship
Application Deadlines: February 28, Annually
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 [...] More

The SET Educational Fund
Application Deadlines: May 01, Annually
Mission: “The SET Educational Fund provides an annual scholarship to financially-needy individuals that have excelled scholastically while volunteering their time to help others.”

How It Works: The SET Fund gives away 5-percent of its liquid assets every year with the hope that the base amount will grow annually between investments and donations. We have given away nearly $80,000 to [...] More

U.S. Army Loan Repayment Program
Application Deadlines: June 23, Annually
U.S Army Loan Repayment Program helps servicemen repay qualified student loans. Out of all the service branches, the Army’s CLRP benefits package is typically regarded as the best, since it provides up to $65,000 in lifetime student loan forgiveness. The benefit is doled out on an annual basis, beginning as soon as a Soldier completes his first year of qualifying service, and provided at a rate [...] More

U-M Alumnae Club (University of Michigan) Scholarship
Application Deadlines: April 01, Annually
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) Scholarship, students must be female undergraduates or graduate level students entering their 2nd year or above at the University of Michigan, with a [...] More

Women in Defense-Michigan Horizons Scholarship
Application Deadlines: September 15, Annually
History
Women In Defense Michigan established the HORIZONS-Michigan Scholarship in 2009 to encourage women to pursue careers related to the national security and defense interests of the United States, and to provide development opportunities to women already working in these fields. From program inception to date, $78,000 in scholarships have been awarded.


To be eligible for the [...] More

WPS Foundation College Scholarship
Application Deadlines: February 01, Annually
This scholarship provides graduating high school seniors an opportunity to continue their education at an accredited college or university offering a bachelor's degree program.

Please note: Applicants for the College Scholarship who are planning to attend University of Wisconsin - Madison and major in business or engineering are also automatically considered for the Paul D. Ziemer Scholarship [...] More

WTS Michigan Transportation YOU Scholarship
Application Deadlines: May 02, Annually
WTS fosters the development of women and girls in the transportation field by encouraging bright new professionals and students to undertake careers in the area of transportation. One way it does this is by awarding the Transportation YOU High School Scholarship to girls pursuing high school studies in science, technology, engineering, and math.

Transportation YOU is a hands-on, interactive, [...] More

Last Edited: December 2015

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