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 Deadline: 3/31/2018
  • Amount: $5,000
  • The VILLA "I Matter" Scholarship will provide tuition assistance to graduating seniors enrolling in an accredited undergraduate program in the fall. 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.
    Eligibility:
    -Current high school seniors [...] More

A.C. "Kate" & Leo Joseph Merlone Teaching Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • This scholarship is in honor of Kate and Leo Merlone, who understood the value of education, both in formal academia and through any media that would expand a person's mental horizons. Commitments to family obligations in their youth did not allow them to continue their formal education to the extent that they had desired. Instead, throughout their lives, they chose self-education through books, [...] More

AAUW Continuing Education Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 8/26/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • This scholarship is available to women who are continuing their schooling after a year or more away from the educational setting, or who have completed one or more years of uninterrupted undergraduate study at the university level and plan to continue.

    Eligibility:
    -Must be a woman living in Otsego County and returning to school or continuing her education
    -Must complete and submit an [...] More

Albert Smith Conservation Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • This scholarship honors Albert A. Smith, who was generous with his time and resources. He supported and served on the boards of his favorite charities and civic groups, including the Salvation Army, the Ruffed Grouse Society where he served as national president, the Samaritan Center and First Congregational Church. In 1976, he was recognized for his outstanding conservation work when he received [...] More

American Business Women's Association - Saginaw Charter Chapter Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • In the fall of 1954, Saginaw-area businesswomen received an invitation to a tea and meeting at the Bancroft Hotel from the American Business Women's Association (ABWA) National Headquarters in Kansas City, Missouri. Approximately 100 businesswomen attended the event. On Dec. 12, 1954, the American Business Women's Association - Saginaw Charter Chapter was officially formed. The mission of ABWA is [...] More

Anna Frutiger Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/8/2018
  • 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: 12/1/2017
  • 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: 11/18/2017
  • 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

Arthur Hill High School Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The 30th class reunion committee for the class of 1981 had a dream to endow a scholarship for the graduates of AHHS. The vision for the scholarship grew to endow a scholarship larger than what one graduating class might be able to endow, and to fund more than one or two scholarships for one year of the recipient's education. The Arthur Hill High School Scholarship's goal is to provide every [...] More

Ashton B. Joseph Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • Allstate Insurance states that nearly 6,000 teenagers are killed annually in car crashes. Unfortunately, this fairytale turns into a nightmare. On April 20, 2006, Ashton's well-lived life was cut short. In the spirit of Ashton, his family, who will always love and miss him, are pleased to endow this scholarship to be given annually to a graduating senior from Heritage High School who has [...] 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: 2/15/2018
  • 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.

    Eligibility:
    -Must be 18 years or older
    -Must have a high school diploma
    -Must have a minimum 2.5 GPA
    -Enrolled at least part-time
    -Must be a citizen of the U.S.
    -Plans to attend an academic institution [...] More

Bernice Barlow NAACP Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Bernice Barlow NAACP Scholarship is in memory Bernice Lowery, a former educator and NAACP activist. She also served as NAACP assistant secretary and secretary before becoming president in 1968. She held the presidency for 30 years before stepping down in 1998. She participated in the March on Washington in 1963 and the Poor People's March in 1968. She also attended the funeral of Dr. Martin [...] More

Bernie Smillie Memorial Scholarship - Freeland Graduate

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Bernie Smillie Memorial Scholarship was established in 2010, in memory of Freeland resident and business owner Bernie Smillie. Bernie passed away in 2000, due to complications from a lung transplant he had received in 1994. In 2005, family and friends of Bernie established the Bernie Smillie Memorial Golf Outing. Proceeds of this outing have helped to promote organ donor support and awareness [...] More

Bernie Smillie Memorial Scholarship - Medical

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Bernie Smillie Memorial Scholarship was established in 2010, in memory of Freeland resident and business owner Bernie Smillie. Bernie passed away in 2000, due to complications from a lung transplant he had received in 1994. In 2005, family and friends of Bernie established the Bernie Smillie Memorial Golf Outing. Proceeds of this outing have helped to promote organ donor support and awareness [...] More

Bernie Smillie Memorial Scholarship - Michigan Student

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Bernie Smillie Memorial Scholarship was established in 2010, in memory of Freeland resident and business owner Bernie Smillie. Bernie passed away in 2000, due to complications from a lung transplant he had received in 1994. In 2005, family and friends of Bernie established the Bernie Smillie Memorial Golf Outing. Proceeds of this outing have helped to promote organ donor support and awareness [...] More

Brandon Walker "BW" Memorial Scholarships - Athletic Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • Brandon Walker was a member of Swan Valley High School Class of 2011. Brandon volunteered at the Mid-Michigan Children's Museum in Saginaw and with the Tittabawassee Township Police. He enjoyed helping kids that participated in a youth football league. On July 9, 2011, Brandon passed away at the age of 18 due to injuries sustained in an automobile accident. He had fallen asleep behind the wheel [...] More

Brandon Walker "BW" Memorial Scholarships - Ferris State University Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • Brandon Walker was a member of Swan Valley High School Class of 2011. Brandon volunteered at the Mid-Michigan Children's Museum in Saginaw and with the Tittabawassee Township Police. He enjoyed helping kids that participated in a youth football league. On July 9, 2011, Brandon passed away at the age of 18 due to injuries sustained in an automobile accident. He had fallen asleep behind the wheel [...] More

Bud & Katherine Rae Aviation Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Bud and Katherine Rae Aviation Scholarship was organized by friends of the late Bernard "Bud" Rae in 1983 to honor his many years of service to the aviation community. The purposes of the scholarship are to assist in preparation for an aviation career, to promote safety in aviation through education, training and research, to promote scientific study of aviation-related phenomenon, to develop [...] More

CAC/Robert L. Viera Community Service Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The CAC/Robert L. Viera Community Service Scholarship, established in 1998, is given to assist high school seniors who will be attending an accredited institution of higher learning on a full-time basis and who demonstrate financial need. The CAC/Robert L. Viera Community Service Scholarship is dedicated to, and is a lasting tribute to Robert Viera, who provided leadership on behalf of minorities [...] More

Can-Amera Games Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Can-Amera Games started in 1972 as an international goodwill sporting competition between Saginaw Township and Galt, Ontario. All past board members, volunteers, and athletes would like to honor a deserving high school senior who best represents the spirit of competition, sportsmanship, friendship and community involvement with the Can-Amera Scholarship as a way to symbolize the spirit and [...] More

Carol Doman-Wilder Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Carol Doman-Wilder Scholarship, established in 1996, is given to assist students starting or returning to college who plan to pursue a career in social work or special education. Graduating from Michigan State University in 1977 with her Master of Social Work degree, Carol has dedicated nearly four decades to working with children, adolescents and adults in her roles as school social worker [...] More

Carrollton Education Foundation - Carrollton Community Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Carrollton Public School's Board of Education established the Carrollton Education Foundation Fund at the Saginaw Community Foundation in 1997 to help improve the quality of public education in the Carrollton community. It accomplishes this by providing a permanent source of funding for scholarships and educational programs outside of basic school programs. Carrollton community members play [...] More

Carrollton Education Foundation - Morley Foundation Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Carrollton Public School's Board of Education established the Carrollton Education Foundation Fund at the Saginaw Community Foundation in 1997 to help improve the quality of public education in the Carrollton community. It accomplishes this by providing a permanent source of funding for scholarships and educational programs outside of basic school programs. Carrollton community members play [...] More

Carrollton Education Foundation - Nancy Hirshman Academic Excellence Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • To honor Nancy Hirshman, a teacher who went the extra step to help students, her colleagues established the Nancy Hirshman Academic Excellence Scholarship to support and encourage future college experiences for Carrollton High School graduates.

    Eligibility:
    - Carrollton High School senior
    - Pursuing a vocational, associate, or undergraduate degree
    - Full-time enrollment
    - One award to a [...] More

Carrollton Education Foundation - Nancy Wilma Dalton Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • Nancy W. Dalton has been a faithful and dedicated board of trustee member for Carrollton Education Foundation (CEF) from its inception. Prior to the CEF, Nancy worked with "Carrollton Community Scholarships." Nancy has served as the Carrollton Education Foundation treasurer since 1986 and has done a fantastic and accurate job each year. Nancy's commitment to Carrollton Education Foundation is [...] More

Casting Your Future - UAW Local Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace and Agricultural Implement Workers of America (UAW) is one of the largest and most diverse unions in North America and is committed to improving the lives of working men and women around the globe. Here in Saginaw, Amalgamated UAW Local 668 proudly represents the hourly employees at the General Motors Saginaw Metal Casting Operations plant and [...] More

CBC Spouses Education Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 5/20/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The CBC Spouses Education Scholarship is for 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.

    Eligibility:
    -U.S. citizen or have permanent U.S. residency status
    -Currently/planning to be enrolled in the upcoming academic year as a full-time undergraduate or graduate student [...] More

CBC Spouses Heineken USA Performing Arts Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/21/2018
  • Amount: $3,000
  • The CBC Spouses Heineken USA Performing Arts Scholarship is for full-time students with majors in the performing arts including, but not limited to, drama, music, dance, opera, marching bands, and other musical ensembles. Applicants must be currently/planning to be enrolled in the upcoming academic year as a full-time undergraduate student, have a minimum 2.5 GPA, and be an African American/black [...] More

CBC Spouses Visual Arts Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/21/2018
  • Amount: $3,000
  • The CBC Spouses Visual Arts Scholarship is for 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.

    Eligibility:
    -U.S. citizen or permanent U.S. resident
    -Currently/planning to be enrolled in the upcoming [...] More

Charles E. Mueller M.D. Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • This scholarship is in honor of Dr. Mueller, who is an enthusiastic Michigan alumnus and follower of their football and basketball teams. He served six years on the Board of Governors of the University of Michigan Medical Center Alumni Association and remains an Emeritus member. He belongs to numerous professional societies and has authored several scientific articles and given numerous guest [...] More

Circle Michigan Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • Circle Michigan was the first statewide organization, developed in 1981, dedicated to promoting packaged group travel. It remains the longest running statewide Destination Marketing Organization in the United States. Circle Michigan's sole purpose is to create an identity for Michigan as a prime destination for group travel: regionally, nationally and internationally. Among the organization's [...] More

Clarence A. "Buck" Iles Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Clarence A. "Buck" Iles Scholarship was lovingly established by his wife of 65 years, Carrie, to enable a deserving young person to pursue his/her education in the electrical field. Mr. and Mrs. Iles established a successful family-owned and operated electrical contracting company – serving the Saginaw area for more than 25 years. It was in this tradition of hard work, honesty and quality [...] More

Clifford E. Davis Youth Leadership Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • Clifford E. Davis, former Principal of Saginaw High School, Webber Middle School and the Ruben Daniels Lifelong Learning Center in Saginaw retired on Jan. 22, 2008, ending his 36-year career with the Saginaw Public Schools. Mr. Davis is honored through this scholarship, The Clifford E. Davis Youth Leadership Scholarship, supporting emerging leadership talents in which he fostered in countless [...] More

Clifford H. Spicer Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • Clifford Spicer, the founder of Spicer Engineering, was a registered professional engineer and professional land surveyor. A member and past president of the Michigan Society of Professional Engineers, Michigan Society of Land Surveyors, Michigan Waterworks Association and Michigan Water Pollution Control Federation, he served also on the Board of Appeals on Zoning for the City of Saginaw for 21 [...] More

Cohen Leadership Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • Established by Dr. and Mrs. Andrew H. Cohen, the Cohen Leadership Scholarship will be presented annually to a Heritage High School graduating senior. The recipient must understand what leadership means and demonstrate leadership with his/her peers in school, in the community and with family and be poised to continue to lead in the future. Applicants are considered based upon demonstrated [...] More

Cosby H. Watson Memorial Scholarship in Nursing

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • To honor Cosby H. Watson, her family and friend established this scholarship to support area pre-nursing students with a passion for serving and caring for others.

    Eligibility:
    -Must have a minimum 3.0 GPA
    -Pursuing an undergraduate degree
    -Full or part-time enrollment
    -Attending pre-nursing program at Delta College or Saginaw Valley State University (SVSU) (not currently admitted into the [...] More

Daniel D. Smothers Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Daniel D. Smothers Memorial Scholarship was established to honor the life and legacy of a loving, God-fearing son, charismatic friend, classmate and hard-working student. Born August 7, 1980, Daniel is survived by his parents, Debry Davis and Leon Gilliam; stepfather, Albert L. Davis; sister, Shivetta Smothers and countless other family and friends.

    Eligibility:
    -Must have a minimum 2.5 [...] More

Dean Ruple Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • Team One Credit Union established the Dean Ruple Scholarship in 1999 in memory of Dean Ruple, one of the Credit Union's most prominent developers. Mr. Ruple was elected to the Board of Directors of Team One Credit Union in 1957 and continued serving the Credit Union in various capacities until 1998. His proactive leadership was respected by all and he is greatly missed.

    Eligibility:
    - Minimum [...] More

Detroit Chapter of ASHRAE's Joseph B. Olivieri Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/15/2018
  • Amount: $1,000
  • 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

Detroit Promise Scholarship Program

  • Application Deadline: 6/30/2018
  • 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

Donald Stuart Corsaut Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • Raised by his grandparents, Donald Stuart Corsaut was a longtime employee at the Delphi/GM Foundry who found great pleasure in his work. Described by his friends as a brilliant and generous man, Donald enjoyed working with his hands and wanted to help someone whom everyone else thought did not have a chance. His heart was in helping the underdog succeed. The Donald Stuart Corsaut Memorial [...] More

Dr. Foster B. Gibbs Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Dr. Foster B. Gibbs Scholarship is designed to recognize a young man or woman who has taken full advantage of the educational opportunities offered by the City of Saginaw school district. Applicants must be a graduating senior from Arthur Hill High School or Saginaw High School who is planning on attending a Michigan college/university. A minimum 2.5 GPA is also required. For more information [...] More

Duck Brand Stuck at Prom Scholarship Contest

  • Application Deadline: 5/31/2018
  • Amount: $10,000
  • The Stuck at Prom Scholarship Contest challenges students to create prom outfits using Duck Tape and wear them to prom for a chance to win scholarship cash. Legal residents of the United States and Canada, including the District of Columbia, but excluding Maryland, Vermont, Colorado and the Province of Quebec, who are at least 14 years of age or older can apply. You must also attend a high [...] More

Duck Tape Promposal Sweepstakes

  • Application Deadline: 4/5/2018
  • Amount: $1,000
  • Putting Duck Tape in your promposal could put $1,000 in your pocket. Three winners will be randomly chosen to win money toward prom. Come up with a clever promposal idea that incorporates Duck Tape in some way - big or small. Remember to take a pic or video of the big moment! Post a pic or video of your promposal to Twitter or Instagram using both of these hashtags: #DuckTapePromposal and [...] More

Flegenheimer Family Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Flegenheimer Family Scholarship was created in 1998 to give Saginaw County students the opportunity to further their education. It is hoped this scholarship will allow students to become better prepared for the future. The scholarship was established by Marjorie and Ernest Flegenheimer in recognition of the importance of education and the difference it can make in a young person's life. [...] More

Frank N. Andersen Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Frank N. Andersen Memorial Scholarship is given in memory of longtime Saginaw philanthropist Frank N. Andersen. As a community benefactor, Mr. Andersen was responsible for many projects that enhance the quality of life throughout the Saginaw area. Community projects such as the Andersen Water Park, Andersen Enrichment Center, Tobico Marsh Wildlife Refuge, and Covenant HealthCare's Andersen [...] More

Gary K. Barker Science Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Gary K. Barker Science Scholarship was created for talented science students to pursue college studies in science, engineering or science education.

    Eligibility:
    - High school senior/college student who spent his/her senior year and at least one additional year in the high school math/science program at the Saginaw Arts and Sciences Academy (SASA) or the Center for Arts and Sciences [...] More

Gary R. Bierlein Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: $1,500
  • The Gary R. Bierlein Memorial Scholarship was established in 1989 in memory of Saginaw businessman Gary R. Bierlein, who was tragically killed in an airplane crash. Scholarships are awarded to students attending Saginaw Valley State University and are involved in extracurricular activities both in their schools and in their communities. A lifelong resident of Saginaw, Gary also attended Saginaw [...] More

Gene & Shirley Nuckolls Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Gene and Shirley Nuckolls Scholarship was established to give financial assistance to a Saginaw Public Schools graduating senior who plans to pursue a teaching career at the secondary level. Applicants must have a minimum 2.5 GPA, be majoring in secondary education; be a high school senior from Saginaw Public Schools and enroll full-time at an accredited U.S. college or university.

    For [...] More

Gene and Donna Mallak Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Gene and Donna Mallak Memorial Scholarship was established by their daughter Jeanne in honor of the tremendous support they gave her to pursue her college dreams. Her hope is that this scholarship will provide the same support for those who receive this award to also pursue their dreams.

    Eligibility:
    - Minimum 2.5 GPA
    - Current college student
    - Pursuing an undergraduate or graduate [...] More

Glenn Mayer Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Glenn Mayer Memorial Fund was established to honor students of Carrollton High School with exemplary sportsmanship and integrity.

    Eligibility:
    - Graduating seniors from Carrollton High School
    - Pursuing an undergraduate degree or vocational training
    - Part or full-time enrollment

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

Gospel Fest Music Arts Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • Ms. Hill has been the driving force behind bring the Annual Gospel Fest held each year at Ojibway Island that attracts 1,000 to 2,000 people annually. This event provides a safe place where all people of multi-cultural backgrounds and race come together and enjoy without the threat of violence. It also provides musical entertainment by some of the best artists in the country, a place to bridge [...] More

Grattan and Stephen T. Gray Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/28/2018
  • 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: 4/1/2018
  • 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: 4/1/2018
  • 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: 4/1/2018
  • 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: 4/1/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • 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 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 Audrey L. Wright Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2018
  • 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 Audrey L. Wright Scholarship, students must be Kent County residents (3-year minimum) pursuing an undergraduate degree in foreign language or education. Applicants must have financial need and [...] More

GRCF Black Men Building Resources Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2018
  • 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 [...] More

GRCF Camilla C. Johnson Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2018
  • 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 [...] More

GRCF Carolyn Gallmeyer Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2018
  • 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: 4/1/2018
  • 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: 4/1/2018
  • 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: 4/1/2018
  • 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: 4/1/2018
  • 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: 4/1/2018
  • 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: 4/1/2018
  • 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 entering college in the fall and must demonstrate financial need.

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

GRCF Donald J. DeYoung Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2018
  • 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: 4/1/2018
  • 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: 4/1/2018
  • 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 in Michigan with financial need [...] More

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

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2018
  • 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: 4/1/2018
  • 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: 4/1/2018
  • 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: 4/1/2018
  • 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: 3/18/2018
  • 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 in March by contacting the Lowell High [...] More

GRCF Elmo Wierenga Alumni Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2018
  • 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 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 [...] More

GRCF Englehardt Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/18/2018
  • 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 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 resides in the City of Lowell, Township of Lowell, [...] More

GRCF Fred & Lena Meijer Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2018
  • 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 Fred & Lena Meijer Scholarship, students must be Meijer Team Members or children (natural, legally adopted, or step-child) of Meijer Team Members who have been employed for at least one year by the [...] More

GRCF Gerald M. Crane Music Award Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2018
  • 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: 4/1/2018
  • 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: 4/1/2018
  • 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. 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 the [...] More

GRCF Grand Rapids Scholarship Association

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2018
  • 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: 4/1/2018
  • 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: 4/1/2018
  • 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 at a Michigan college. Applicants must have financial need and [...] More

GRCF Guy D. and Mary Edith Halladay Music Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2018
  • 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. [...] More

GRCF Hackett Family Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2018
  • 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: 4/1/2018
  • 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 [...] More

GRCF Harry J. Morris, Jr. Emergency Services Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: Varies
  • 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: 4/1/2018
  • 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 Jackie Klinesteker Minority Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: Varies
  • 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 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 Jacob R. & Mary M. VanLoo & Lenore K. VanLoo Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2018
  • 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: 4/1/2018
  • 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: 4/1/2018
  • 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: 4/1/2018
  • 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 pursuing a full-time undergraduate degree, have financial need, and a minimum 3.0 GPA.

    For more [...] More

GRCF Ladies Literary Club Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2018
  • 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: 4/1/2018
  • 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 University of Michigan. Students must be Kent County residents, have [...] More

GRCF Llewellyn L. Cayvan String Instrument Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2018
  • 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: 4/1/2018
  • 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: 4/1/2018
  • 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, [...] More

GRCF Melbourne & Alice E. Frontjes Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2018
  • 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 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 Deadline: 4/1/2018
  • 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: 4/1/2018
  • 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 camp or be an undergraduate music major. Applicants must have financial need and a [...] More

GRCF Miller Johnson West Michigan Diversity Law School Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2018
  • Amount: $5,000
  • 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 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 NAIFA West Michigan Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2018
  • 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: 4/1/2018
  • 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: 4/1/2018
  • 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 Patricia & Armen Oumedian Scholarship, applicants must be full-time students at Kettering or transferring from Grand Rapids Community College to Kettering. Students must be residents of West Michigan [...] More

GRCF Paul Collins Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2018
  • 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 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 Reach for Your Goal Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2018
  • 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 [...] More

GRCF Robert L. & Hilda Treasure Mitchell Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2018
  • 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: 4/1/2018
  • 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 entering a full-time program in the fall at any accredited college, university, vocational, [...] More

GRCF Ronald T. Smith Family Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2018
  • 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: 4/1/2018
  • 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: 4/1/2018
  • 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: 4/1/2018
  • 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: 4/1/2018
  • 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: 4/1/2018
  • 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: 4/1/2018
  • 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 Vivian M. Kommer Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2018
  • 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 Vivian M. Kommer Scholarship, students must be a senior at West Catholic High School entering undergraduate studies in business or pre-law. Applicants must demonstrate financial need and have a [...] More

GRCF Warner Norcross & Judd Law School Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2018
  • Amount: $5,000
  • 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 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

GRCF Warner Norcross & Judd Paralegal and Legal Secretarial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2018
  • 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

Great Lakes Safety Training Center Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Great Lakes Safety Training Center Scholarship will provide an annual scholarship award to a resident of Saginaw County who is pursuing a degree or certification in trades, construction or engineering with an interest in safety.

    Eligibility:
    - Minimum 2.5 GPA
    - Declared a major and pursuing a certificate, vocational, associate, undergraduate, or graduate degree in trades, construction, [...] More

Hagan Scholarship Foundation

  • Application Deadline: 11/15/2017
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Hagan Scholarships are intended for high achieving students who will require financial assistance in order to attend college. These students must graduate from a public high school located in one of twenty eligible states and in a county having fewer than 50,000 residents. Hagan Scholars currently attend 147 different colleges and universities.

    Eligibility:
    -Must be a U.S. citizen and [...] More

Hall of Fame's Team One Credit Union Scholar-Athlete Award

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Hall of Fame's Team One Credit Union Scholar-Athlete Award was established to assist Saginaw County student-athletes who are continuing their academic and athletic career at Saginaw Valley State University. The Hall of Fame started with a grassroots effort in 2001 when board members actually "passed a hat" to begin their funding. The first induction banquet was held October 26, 2002, at [...] More

Handley School Foundation Alumni Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Handley School Foundation was established in 2000 to make dollars available annually, for special programs and materials not possible through the annual Handley PCAT budget. The Handley Foundation exists "to fund programs and processes that promote and develop critical thinking, compassion and contributing global citizens among children and the broader community." The Handley School [...] More

Harold & Bernadine Reiss Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Harold and Bernadine Reiss Scholarship continues their tradition of community service by helping deserving students of Freeland High School achieve their career goals. The selection process will consider both academic ability and financial need. The scholarship may be used to fund either collegiate or vocational education.

    Eligibility:
    -Graduating seniors from Freeland High School
    -Part [...] More

Heather Mayes Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Heather Mayes Memorial Scholarship honors Heather Mayes, whose life, like that of her sister's, was taken by a drunk driver on October 15, 2000, following her first high school homecoming dance. Heather had a passion for sports and participated in many throughout her school years.

    Eligibility:
    - Minimum 3.0 GPA
    - High school senior
    - Must have attended Heritage High School a minimum of [...] More

Hebert Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • Jacki and Don had no children of their own. However, they valued the benefits of a college education and desired to help committed students attend college. The Hebert Memorial Scholarship Fund was established upon Jacki's death to help fund the education of students who are Saginaw County residents.

    Eligibility:
    - Must have a minimum 3.0 GPA
    - Saginaw County resident
    - Full-time [...] More

Heritage Academic Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Saginaw Community Foundation accepts donations in the name of Heritage High School to help provide a graduating senior a scholarship. The Heritage Academic Scholarship reached its endowment goal and awarded its first scholarship in 2006. This scholarship will be awarded to a student that is not a current recipient of any other Heritage High School administered [...] More

Hispanic Scholarship Giveaway

  • Application Deadline: 2/6/2018
  • Amount: $2,500
  • Dr Pepper and SABEResPODER, an organization devoted to developing innovative and educational programs for the Spanish-speaking community in the US, have teamed up to offer a Hispanic Scholarship Giveaway. The Hispanic Scholarship is awarding up to $50,000 dollars in scholarships to Latinx students. SABEResPODER and Dr Pepper will award 20 scholarships. Each scholarship will be in the amount of [...] More

Holland Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Holland Scholarship is a result of Merle Hollan Leis Frenzel's love for music and students. She graduated with a degree in music education from Capital University and returned to Saginaw to teach choral music at North Junior High and then Arthur Hill High School. Later she received her counseling degree and completed her career in that field, retiring in 1997. The Holland Scholarship is [...] More

Horizons - Michigan Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 5/12/2018
  • 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

Iles Family Conservation Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • Doug and Sandy established this scholarship fund in "Dad's" memory. Recipients should be students with an active interest in environmental issues. Although not limited to, an emphasis is placed on awarding this scholarship to a resident of Saginaw County.

    Eligibility:
    - Must have a minimum 3.5 GPA
    - Saginaw, Bay, or Midland County resident
    - Graduating high school senior
    - Pursuing an [...] More

James Gaertner & Anne Marks-Gaertner Fine Arts Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • When Jim and Anne married in 2007, they created The Gaertner Fine Arts Scholarship and encouraged guests to contribute to the scholarship fund for students at Nouvel Catholic Central High School where Jim taught theatre and hosted annual New York City theatre trips. Their shared love of theater, music and the arts continues to enrich their lives as they hope they will enrich the lives of students [...] More

Jennifer L. Jackson Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • Jennifer L. (Hanson) Jackson was a wonderful young woman on a mission to absorb as much knowledge as humanly possible. Graduating second in her class at Arthur Hill High School in 1995, she excelled in academics while also cultivating a deep interest in history and the arts. She was truly a "Star Wars" fan and trivia expert. Even though Jennifer's life ended much too early, her spirit lives on [...] More

Jerrold E. Potts Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • Jerry was a caring, compassionate person who supported many causes, often anonymously. When establishing the Jerrold E. Potts Scholarship, Jerry indicated that the primary scholarship beneficiaries should be the children and grandchildren of IBEW 557 members because "I started there." He also wanted the scholarship to "make the difference between going to school and not going to [...] More

Jerry L. Seese Ed.D Education Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • This scholarship was created by the Saginaw Township School Board members to assist students graduating from Heritage High School pursue a career in education.

    Eligibility:
    -Minimum 2.5 GPA
    -Graduating senior from Heritage High School
    -Pursuing an undergraduate degree in education (any level) or educational administrative degree
    -Full-time enrollment at a Michigan college or [...] More

Jerry Redeemer Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • Jerry Redeemer was a graduate of Saginaw High School Class of 1966. He was employed at Saginaw Steering Gear until he followed his desire to work with children. His exact words were, "I've been around kids all my life, I can't see myself putting in 25 years of service on an assembly line. I'm looking for something to venture into and this recreation job is growing on me." After hard work and [...] More

Joana D. McKeoun Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • This scholarship was established in memory of Joana McKeoun who was diagnosed with a brain tumor shortly before her 16th birthday. Two surgeries, two rounds of radiation therapy and countless chemo treatments did not slow her down. Through it all, she continued to attend high school and later became a student at the University of Michigan, majoring in English. On October 4, 2013, Joana lost her [...] More

Joe H. and Rosanne S. Gardner Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • Established in 2012, the Joe H. and Rosanne S. Gardner Memorial Scholarship provides funding for students pursuing a career in the medical field.

    Eligibility:
    -Graduating high school senior
    -Must have a minimum 3.0 GPA
    -Pursuing an undergraduate degree in medical, dental, nursing, or pharmacology
    -Resident of the Great Lakes Bay Region
    -Attending MSU, University of Michigan, or [...] More

John and Florence Goll Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The John and Florence Goll Scholarship is for students who are members of or have connections to the First Congregational Church and demonstrate financial need.

    Eligibility:
    - Minimum 2.5 GPA
    - Resident of Great Lakes Bay Region
    - Priority will be given to full-time students
    - Member of or demonstrated connection to First Congregational Church in Saginaw
    - Pursuing an undergraduate degree [...] More

Jordan M. Draper Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • It is in this spirit that the Jordan M. Draper Memorial Scholarship was established: to assist others in reaching their goals, to recognize those giving back to their community, to encourage students in becoming well-rounded individuals, and to inspire others to live life well.

    Eligibility:
    -Must have a minimum 3.0 GPA
    -Heritage High School senior
    -Must have participated in high school [...] More

Judge Gary R. McDonald Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • January 2004 marked the passing of a true champion of justice and compassion for the men and women of Michigan. Judge Gary R. McDonald, beloved father and friend, served the citizens of Saginaw and the rest of Michigan for over 30 years.
    In honor of his esteemed service, the family and colleagues of this respected Michigan leader have created the Judge Gary R. McDonald Memorial Scholarship [...] More

Judith Heavenrich Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Judith Heavenrich Memorial Scholarship was established to assist single, low-income mothers return to school to earn a degree or trade. Applicants must be a female Saginaw County resident and a low-income, single mother. Must be a non-traditional student (out of high school for at least six months with no academic experience or out of college for two consecutive semesters or more before [...] More

Junior League of Saginaw Valley Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The league has had many fundraising events in its history, always with the purpose of returning monies to the community through varied and needed projects. The Junior League of Saginaw Valley Scholarship is one of those projects.

    Eligibility:
    - Minimum 2.5 GPA
    - Female
    - College students, not a high school senior
    - Resident of Saginaw, Bay, or Midland Counties
    - Pursuing an undergraduate [...] More

Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity - Lee Arthur Sr. Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • Lee Arthur Sr., was a devoted and dedicated member of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, an educator with the Saginaw Public School System and head coach of girls' softball and volleyball teams at Saginaw High School. Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity makes this scholarship available to a female graduate from Saginaw High School who participated in softball and/or volleyball during her high school career and [...] More

Karen George Chicago Speech Therapy Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 5/1/2018
  • 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: 3/8/2018
  • 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 following Mrs. Mullinax's birth. This scholarship will continue for generations to come supporting Gratiot County youth in achieving their goals of [...] More

Kelsey's Law Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 8/31/2018
  • 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

Ken & Ellen McAllister Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Ken & Ellen McAllister Scholarship was established in 1999 in memory of Ken and Ellen McAllister, strong advocates for higher education. Interested in lifelong learning, Ken and Ellen instilled that philosophy and love in their children and inspired each to pursue a college education. This scholarship honors and continues to keep alive Ken and Ellen's legacy of advocacy and commitment to the [...] More

Kenneth Hugh MacDonald Sr., Broadcasting Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • Founder of MacDonald Broadcasting and flagship station WSAM Saginaw, Kenneth H. MacDonald, Sr. packed a lot of success and many contributions into the Saginaw area in his three decades of business. MacDonald was the former president of the Michigan Association of Broadcasters and Board Member of the National Association of Broadcasters. MacDonald was awarded the prestigious Lifetime Achievement [...] More

Kevin W. Scott Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • Kelvin W. Scott, an outstanding member of the basketball and track teams at Arthur Hill High School, set remaining track records before graduating in 1980. Kelvin continued on to be a Big Ten champion and record setter in indoor and outdoor track at Michigan State University in the 1 mile, 1,600 meter and the 4×400-meter relay teams in 1982 and 1983. After graduating from MSU in 1984, Kelvin went [...] More

Kids' Chance of Michigan

  • Application Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: $5,000
  • 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

Kostrzewa-Sivey Educational Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • John Sivey and Connie Kostrzewa-Sivey created the Kostrzewa-Sivey Education Scholarship in 2007 to honor their parents, John and Margaret Schwarz Sivey and Val and Julie Pawlik Kostrzewa. These scholarships will help participants in the Career Links Program fulfill their dreams of achieving an education. The Kostrzewa-Sivey Scholarship is available to all current, graduating participants in [...] More

Kreager Family Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/1/2018
  • 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

Larry Laeding Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Larry Laeding Memorial Scholarship was established to honor the memory of Larry Laeding and to give graduating seniors from the Saginaw Public Schools financial assistance in pursuing their educational goals. Mr. Laeding began his teaching career in Elmwood, Illinois in 1935. Mr. Laeding strongly believed that academics and athletics could work concurrently to assist youth in developing focus [...] More

Leadership Speech Contest

  • Application Deadline: 12/31/2017
  • 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

Lee Essie and Charlie McMillan, Jr. Active/Inactive Military and Military Veteran Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • In Saginaw, Mrs. McMillan worked as a licensed beautician and a pianist for several local churches. Mr. McMillan worked full-time at General Motors Grey Iron foundry - a career spanning 41 years. At the same time, Mr. McMillan worked several part-time jobs.

    Eligibility:
    -Must have a minimum 2.5 GPA
    -Saginaw County resident
    -High school senior or college student
    -Pursuing an undergraduate, [...] More

Lee Essie and Charlie McMillan, Jr. Cosmetology Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • In Saginaw, Mrs. McMillan worked as a licensed beautician and a pianist for several local churches. Mr. McMillan worked full-time at General Motors Grey Iron foundry - a career spanning 41 years. At the same time, Mr. McMillan worked several part-time jobs; the most memorable was selling gospel sheet music.

    Eligibility:
    - Minimum 2.5 GPA
    - Saginaw County resident
    - High school senior or [...] More

Lee Essie and Charlie McMillan, Jr. Medical Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • In Saginaw, Mrs. McMillan worked as a licensed beautician and a pianist for several local churches. Mr. McMillan worked full-time at General Motors Grey Iron foundry - a career spanning 41 years. At the same time, Mr. McMillan worked several part-time jobs.

    Eligibility:
    -Must have a minimum 2.5 GPA
    -Saginaw County resident
    -High school senior or college student
    -Pursuing an undergraduate, [...] More

Lisa Krukowski-Whalen Nursing Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Lisa Krukowski-Whalen Nursing Scholarship was established to provide financial assistance to a graduating senior or college student from Saginaw County who plans to pursue a nursing career.

    Eligibility:
    -Must have a minimum 3.0 GPA
    -Graduating high school senior or college student
    -Pursuing an undergraduate degree in nursing
    -Saginaw County resident
    -Full-time enrollment
    -Accepted in [...] More

Loren and Becky Roslund Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/8/2018
  • Amount: $800
  • Loren and Becky Roslund began building their farm in 1977. As their daughters, Angie and Allison were born, the family farm continued to practice modern technology and efficiency, all the while remembering to keep the family involved. After growing up with agriculture at their fingertips, the Roslund Family established this scholarship in 2009 to assist other young adults interested in the [...] More

Margaret L. Palmer Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • Margaret L. Palmer was born in Newberry, Michigan. She received her teaching certificate in 1927 from Northern Michigan University in Marquette, Michigan. In 1956, Miss Palmer moved to Saginaw to teach first grade at North Elementary School. Retiring in 1974 after 46 years of service, Miss Palmer's teaching made a difference in the lives of countless young people.

    Eligibility:
    - Minimum 2.5 [...] More

Marlin N. & Bertha H. Wilson Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • In the Bertha H. Wilson Family Trust, Mrs. Wilson stated: "My beloved husband Marlin greatly valued his academic training at the University of Michigan. His college education prepared him for a successful career as a teacher in the Saginaw Public Schools. I believe that a deserving high school student should have every opportunity for this college experience, and I hope this scholarship will help [...] More

Mary Ellen Gase Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Mary Ellen Gase Scholarship was created for talented voice and keyboard music students to pursue college studies in music education or performance and to share their love of music with the community.

    Eligibility:
    - Minimum 3.0 GPA
    - High school senior in voice/keyboard from Saginaw Arts and Sciences Academy (SASA), or choir at Arthur Hill High School or Saginaw High School
    - Four [...] More

Mary J. Ewing Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Mary J. Ewing Scholarship, established in 1993, is given to recognize the unselfish dedication of Mary Ewing to the efforts of Team One Credit Union. Under her voluntary leadership, both as chairman of the board from 1946-1975 and as a director from 1975-1993, the credit union experienced sound, planned growth. Through this scholarship, students will benefit from Miss Ewing's remarkable [...] 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: 2/1/2018
  • Amount: $2,000
  • MetLife Foundation was created in 1976 to continue MetLife's long tradition of corporate contributions and community involvement.

    Eligibility:
    -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, [...] More

Meyer-Simon Latin Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The primary purpose of this scholarship is to foster the study of Latin and to reward those students who excel in the study of Latin. The secondary purpose of the scholarship is to advance the study of foreign language and to reward those students who excel in its study.

    Eligibility:
    -Must have a minimum 2.5 GPA
    -Graduating high school senior from Heritage High School
    -Must have [...] More

MGMA Midwest Section Scholarships

  • Application Deadline: 5/1/2018
  • Amount: $2,500
  • The MGMA Midwest Section Scholarships are available to students who are enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program relevant to medical practice management, including public health, business administration, health care administration. Students must also reside in MGMA Midwest section states (Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota and [...] More

Michael R. Gall Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The loss of Michael Gall has left an enormous hole in every place that he has touched and that he will never be able to touch again. It is the hope of Michael's family, HHS students, HHS staff and his numerous friends that this memorial will help others to remember his unique character and his smile that has always conveyed so much.

    Eligibility:
    - Minimum 2.5 GPA
    - Heritage High School [...] More

Michigan Pagan Scholarship Fund

  • Application Deadline: 4/15/2018
  • 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: 10/7/2018
  • 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: 4/1/2018
  • 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 Sugar Company Employee Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Michigan Sugar Company Employee Scholarship was established in 2014 to support and honor our 1,500+ employees and their families. The need to acquire additional skills after high school, be it vocational school or college, is extremely important. Through this scholarship, Michigan Sugar Company hopes to show its commitment to continuing education while encouraging family members of our [...] 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: 6/1/2018
  • Amount: $1,500
  • Since 2000, the Michigan Youth Livestock Scholarship Fund has been awarding scholarships annually to outstanding youth who exhibit at the Michigan State Fair, Michigan livestock Expo and Michigan Dairy Expo.

    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, and [...] More

Michmerhuizen Family Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/1/2018
  • Amount: $900
  • This 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. The Michmerhuizens are grateful to God for the wonderful blessings he has given to their family. They wholeheartedly support the distinctive Christian and excellent academic education Calvin provides to its [...] More

Mildred Chaffin Portner Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/8/2018
  • 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

Mildred Culbert Kelly & Fred W. Kelly Non-Traditional Student Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • Mildred Culbert Kelly and Fred W. Kelly never had children, but they were generous with contributions of time and talent to church and community groups that focused on youngsters. Mildred Culbert Kelly and Fred W. Kelly's legacy continues to assist youth with scholarships for students who might not otherwise obtain a college or vocational degree.

    Eligibility:
    -Must be a non-traditional adult [...] More

Mildred Culbert Kelly & Fred W. Kelly Traditional Student Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • Mildred Culbert Kelly and Fred W. Kelly never had children, but they were generous with contributions of time and talent to church and community groups that focused on youngsters. Mildred Culbert Kelly and Fred W. Kelly's legacy continues to assist youth with scholarships for students who might not otherwise obtain a college or vocational degree.

    Eligibility:
    - Graduating high school [...] More

Milton L. Greenebaum Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The scholarship was established in honor of Mr. Greenebaum's many contributions to Saginaw. His community contributions included founding the Saginaw Hall of Fame, which memorializes the great men and women of Saginaw, and serving as president of the Saginaw Historical Society.

    Eligibility:
    - Minimum 2.75 GPA
    - Saginaw High School senior
    - Pursuing a college degree
    - Full-time enrollment [...] More

MPower Artist Grants

  • Application Deadline: 3/18/2018
  • 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

Nexteer Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Nexteer Scholarship Fund mission is to help high school graduates in financial need through a scholarship program for residents of Saginaw, Midland and Bay Counties who are pursuing a career in engineering or general business. The goal is to help deserving individuals within our community achieve their career goals – an objective which has the added benefit of improving the [...] More

NIADA Foundation Regional Scholarships

  • Application Deadline: 3/18/2018
  • 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 awards are presented each June of every year at the National Independent Automobile Dealers Association (NIADA) Convention. The following regions are:

    -Region I: [...] More

Nick Andros Music Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Nick Andros Music Scholarship was established by his family and friends in remembrance of the creative energy and passion for living that embodied the too-short life of this talented individual. The recipient of this scholarship will be the person who best exemplifies Nick's spirit of positive inspiration and ambition.

    Eligibility:
    - Must have a minimum 2.0 GPA
    - High school senior [...] More

North American International Auto Show Poster Contest

  • Application Deadline: 11/22/2017
  • 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: 5/15/2018
  • Amount: $1,000
  • The OCRP Lincoln Scholarship will invite Oakland County students to explore "What makes America great?" in an essay or other creative work. The winner of this contest will receive one $1,000 scholarship along with three VIP tickets to the 128th Annual Oakland County Lincoln Day Dinner. Applications must be submitted on the scholarship provider's website by May 15th. For more information or to [...] More

Optimist Club of Saginaw - "Officer Ed" Nowaczyk Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The "Officer Ed" Scholarship is sponsored by the Optimist Club of Saginaw in memory of Edwin F. Nowaczyk, a longtime member of the Optimist Club and School Safety Officer for the City of Saginaw Police Department. Better known as "Officer Ed" to the thousands of children who loved and worked with him, Officer Ed was responsible for the school pedestrian and traffic safety programs. He was also [...] More

Our Littlest Angel - Callie M. Wilson Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The "Our Littlest Angels - Callie M. Wilson Memorial Scholarship" was established in 2011 to assist students interested in the field of Nursing. Applicants must demonstrate strong leadership skills and a passion for infants and nursing.

    Eligibility:
    -Graduating high school student
    -Must have a minimum 3.0 GPA
    -Resident of Saginaw, Bay, or Midland Counties
    -Pursuing an undergraduate, [...] More

Pam Thompson Scholarship in Chemistry

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • Pam Thompson was known to her colleagues and students as a dedicated and giving teacher. In her classes, in her service as department chair and lead science teacher, in her general presence at Arthur Hill, she established a warm yet disciplined presence which lives on in the accomplishments of her students and the memories of her friends and family. The Pam Thompson Scholarship in Chemistry has [...] More

Pama Brantley-Phillips Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Pama Brantley-Phillips Scholarship, established in 2001, is dedicated to Pama's memory and serves as a lasting testimonial. It is in the spirit of that love, which she gave so generously to all she came in contact with, that this scholarship was established. This scholarship is intended to benefit a student pursuing a degree in special education from the Tri-City area.

    Eligibility:
    - [...] More

Pat Hendrick Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • Long-time Saginaw resident Pat Hendrick was a loving wife, mother and friend. She was a graduate of St. Mary's High School in Saginaw and supported Catholic education her entire life – at the primary, secondary, and higher education level. Pat believed in and helped further the cause of Catholic education with enthusiasm and financial support all of her life. To honor Pat, her family and many [...] More

Paul & Deanna Virciglio Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • Paul Virciglio, along with his wife, Deanna, has established the Paul & Deanna Virciglio Education Fund, which will be used to award scholarships to students pursuing graduate studies in math or science. "I noted the dramatic structural changes taking place in the business world as we prepared for the new information society. There's a demand for higher-skilled employees, which places an emphasis [...] More

Paul C. & Anita M. Spadafore Family Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • Anita Levi Spadafore was born in Saginaw in 1908, daughter of the late James and Mary Levi. Anita passed away in 2004. She was married to the late Paul Spadafore with whom she owned Sundquist Travel Agency. She also was a partner in the Levi-Spadafore Insurance Agency. She was a member of Holy Family Catholic Church and its Alter Society. As a lifelong resident of Saginaw, she was active in [...] More

Perceptions of Saginaw Valley Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Perceptions organization was formed in 2002 to provide educational programs, networking opportunities and services for the well-being of gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender individuals and their families, allies, and their community-at-large. The scholarship will be awarded to a Michigan resident who has demonstrated a passion for promoting mutual respect and acceptance across borders of [...] More

Princeton Prize in Race Relations

  • Application Deadline: 1/31/2018
  • 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

Pursuit of Hospitality - The George William Roe Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • George William Roe is a young hospitality professional who graduated from Arthur Hill High School in 2003 and Michigan State University's - The School of Hospitality Business in 2007 with a specialization in international lodging. He is currently working as the director of housekeeping at Marina Bay Sands Resort Hotel Casino in Singapore, overseeing an operation of over 400 team members with [...] More

Reverend William D. Aldridge, Sr., Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Reverend William Desmond Aldridge, the second oldest of five children, was born May 1, 1927, in Europa, Mississippi. The Reverend Aldridge was called to the ministry in 1944 at the age of 17. He completed three years of study at Rusk College before accepting his first pastorship in 1948. The Reverend Aldridge was named pastor of Christ Community Church on Easter Sunday in 1954, making him one [...] More

Robert E. Stark and Martin H. Stark Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Robert E. and Martin H. Stark Scholarship was established in 2003 to further educational opportunity and the general well-being of the Saginaw area. Robert E. Stark was a native of Saginaw and graduated from Arthur Hill High School in 1937. Martin H. Stark, also a Saginaw native, graduated from Arthur Hill High School in 1941.

    Eligibility:
    -Minimum 2.5 GPA
    -Graduating senior or enrolled [...] More

Robert L. Schulke Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/24/2018
  • Amount: $500
  • These $500 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 semester, and [...] More

Robert R. Robinson Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 5/31/2018
  • 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

Ron Thomas Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • From the time Ron's boys were young, he encouraged them to always do their best - to strive for excellence. This philosophy of excellence underlies the Ron Thomas Memorial Scholarship - an award for an individual who strives for excellence in the classroom and on the athletic field.

    Eligibility:
    -Minimum 3.0 GPA
    -Valley Lutheran High School senior
    -Pursuing an undergraduate [...] More

Rosa L. Parks Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/1/2018
  • 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

Ruth Mitchell Hanson Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Ruth Mitchell Hanson Scholarship was established to assist talented Saginaw County students in their pursuit of a career in music. This scholarship is intended by her friends to create a perpetual memory of Ruth's extraordinary talents.

    Eligibility:
    -Minimum 3.25 cumulative GPA
    -High school senior attending a Saginaw County high school
    -Pursuing an undergraduate degree in [...] More

Ruth Regina Halcli Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • Ruth was born on Sept. 16, 1920 to Arthur and Lydia Marcoux. She was one of four children. Ruth lived in Saginaw all her life and was employed by Lufkin Rule Company for many years. She was married to Joseph Halcli until 1969. The Ruth Regina Halcli Memorial Scholarship is offered to encourage the giving of oneself back to the Saginaw Community.

    Eligibility:
    - Minimum 3.0 GPA
    - Resident of [...] More

Saginaw Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The mission of the Saginaw Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors (SAIFA), formerly Saginaw Association of Life Underwriters (SALU), is to promote an ethical business environment for those in the profession of providing financial security to the public and to serve its members through leadership and support of the Association. The Saginaw Association of Insurance & Financial Advisors [...] More

Saginaw Choral Society - Joanne Robertson Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • Joanne was an enthusiastic supporter of the performing arts. Her interest in music was both as a patron and as a performer. She sang with the Saginaw Choral Society for 14 years. She served as their librarian, vice president of marketing and vice president of membership. The Joanne Robertson Memorial Scholarship was created to perpetuate the memory of her devotion to helping others and her love [...] More

Saginaw Country Club Golf Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Saginaw Country Club has been one of the premier private clubs in Michigan for over 116 years. In honor of its centennial year in 1998, the Club's Board of Governors established the Saginaw Country Club Golf Scholarship. The scholarship is offered to promote and reward golf playing among Saginaw County's youth. Applicants must have a minimum 3.0 GPA; be a senior from a Saginaw County high [...] More

Saginaw County Association of Retired School Personnel Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Saginaw County Association of Retired School Personnel is made up of approximately 1,000 retired Saginaw County school workers, including teachers, administrators, librarians, custodians, cafeteria workers, and secretaries. The Saginaw County Association of Retired School Personnel established the Saginaw County Association of Retired School Personnel Scholarship in 1995 to assist a graduate [...] More

Saginaw County Lawyers' Auxiliary Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Saginaw County Lawyers' Auxiliary was founded in 1955. Its purpose is to promote the interests of the Saginaw County Bar Association and to encourage law-related activities that contribute to community progress and improvements. The Saginaw County Lawyers' Auxiliary Scholarship has been established to benefit a Saginaw County resident pursuing an education in the field of [...] More

Saginaw Education Association Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Saginaw Education Association, the teachers' union for the Saginaw Public Schools, was established to represent the 700 teachers within the City of Saginaw and to enhance the education of the community's children. The SEA is awarding the Saginaw Education Association Scholarship to give future educators an opportunity to pursue a degree in education. Two scholarships will be awarded to [...] More

Saginaw High School Class of 2001 - Four-Year College Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Saginaw High School Class of 2001 had a desire to give back to the community. Through the creation of this scholarship, that dream has been fulfilled. During the time of our secondary education, we lost four fellow Trojan classmates who had their dreams cut short: Dontay Boyd (1998), Steve Johnson (1999), Erica Davis (2001) and Benjamin Henderson (2001). The Saginaw High School Class of 2001 [...] More

Saginaw High School Class of 2001 - Two-Year College/Vocational Program Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Saginaw High School Class of 2001 had a desire to give back to the community. Through the creation of this scholarship, that dream has been fulfilled. During the time of our secondary education, we lost four fellow Trojan classmates who had their dreams cut short: Dontay Boyd (1998), Steve Johnson (1999), Erica Davis (2001) and Benjamin Henderson (2001). The Saginaw High School Class of 2001 [...] More

Saginaw Social Service Club - Norman D. Osborne Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Saginaw Social Service Club, established in 1936, provides this scholarship in memory of Norman Osborne. The Saginaw Social Service Club's goals are to promote social work, the exchange of ideas and information on social questions, and the development of professional relationships to enhance public service.

    Eligibility:
    - Must have a minimum 3.0 GPA
    - Saginaw County resident
    - Pursuing [...] More

Sault Tribe Higher Education Grant Program

  • Application Deadline: 7/1/2018
  • 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.

    The grant program deadline is July 1st. Students may be awarded up to $500 for two [...] More

Scott Durand Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Scott Durand Memorial Scholarship, established in 2000, is dedicated to the memory of Terry "Scott" Durand II. The purpose of this scholarship is to help other young scholar-athletes.

    Eligibility:
    - Must have a minimum 3.25 GPA
    - Swan Valley High School senior who lettered in a varsity sport at Swan Valley High School
    - Part or full-time enrollment
    - Enrolled and accepted at a college [...] More

Senator Philip A. Hart Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2018
  • 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. The scholarship is a full-time tuition award and is renewable based on meeting the distinguished scholarship renewal criteria.

    Eligibility:
    -Graduates of Michigan high schools or community colleges planning to attend Lake Superior State University are [...] More

Shannon Mayes Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Shannon Mayes Memorial Scholarship honors Shannon Mayes whose life - and that of her sister's - was taken by a drunk driver on October 15, 2000, following homecoming at Heritage High School. Shannon loved being a student at the University of Michigan - Ann Arbor. She was hoping to study law at Harvard, with the dream of someday becoming a prosecutor or a Supreme Court [...] More

Society of Women Engineers - Detroit Section Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/1/2018
  • 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

Sons of Italy Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Sons of Italy Scholarship is sponsored by the Sacra Famiglia Saginaw Lodge 2456 of the Sons of Italy. The Sons of Italy is a fraternal organization that promotes Italian heritage, culture, language and the education of its membership.
    The Sacra Famiglia Saginaw Lodge 2456 was formed in March 1980. Lodge 2456 supports many civic events and is especially involved in local charities concerned [...] More

Sons of Italy Scholarship - Frances DiMercurio Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Sons of Italy Lodge 2456 established the Frances DiMercurio Memorial Scholarship in memory of a special woman who played an integral role in the Lodge's early success. As the wife of the Lodge's first president, John DiMercurio, First Lady Frances, better known as Fran, always supported Lodge activities. No student can win more than one Sons of Italy-sponsored [...] More

St. Charles Community Foundation Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • Established in 2015, the St. Charles Community Foundation Scholarship will provide an opportunity for St. Charles High School graduating seniors to advance their post-graduate training. The scholarship will offer tuition-only support for as many senior graduates from St. Charles High School as can be monetarily funded.

    Eligibility:
    -Must have a minimum 2.75 GPA
    -Graduating high school senior [...] More

Steve Wagner Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • Steve Wagner retired as executive director of the American Council of Engineering Companies of Michigan (ACEC/M) in 2003 after 34 years of service. As a member of the Capitol Club and Michigan Society of Association Executives, Steve was well respected by his peers and colleagues and is known for his honesty and integrity. ACEC/M has established this scholarship in honor of Steve Wagner to award [...] More

Sue Dilts Memorial Art Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/8/2018
  • 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

Swan Valley High School Foundation Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • This scholarship was founded to promote and reward students who maintain high academic standards and to assist them in achieving their educational and career goals. Students must demonstrate a well-rounded effort of involvement in school and community activities, attendance, work ethic, determination, respect for self, respect for others, and a sense of responsibility.

    Eligibility:
    -Must have [...] More

Tall Clubs International Student Scholarships

  • Application Deadline: 3/1/2018
  • 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

Terrance Lavell Winters Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Terrance Lavell Winters Memorial Scholarship was established to honor the life and legacy of a loving son, father, brother and uncle - Terrance Lavell Winters. He was born October 7, 1983 to his parents Barbara Ezell and Ray Henderson. Terrance had one son, Trevontae Lavell Winters, whom he considered his true love.

    Eligibility:
    -Must have a minimum 3.0 GPA
    -Graduating high school [...] More

The Ability Center of Greater Toledo Scholarships

  • Application Deadline: 3/31/2018
  • 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.

    Eligibility:
    -Be an individual with a [...] More

The Bridge to College Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Bridge to College Scholarship is a chance for past college advisors at Saginaw High School to give back to the school that gave so much to them. Through this scholarship, we hope to encourage the mindset that going to college is not just a means for getting out of your community, but a path towards being in a position to give back.

    Eligibility:
    - Current Saginaw High School senior or [...] More

The Douglas MacInnes ALS Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 5/1/2018
  • Amount: $2,000
  • 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 Deadline: 2/28/2018
  • 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: 2/28/2018
  • 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: 4/16/2018
  • 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: 4/10/2018
  • 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.

    Awardees may receive up to $5,000 annually for up to four years. [...] More

The SET Educational Fund

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2018
  • 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

Thomas Burkhart Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • Thomas (Tom) D. Burkhart was born in Gladwin, Michigan, son of the late Gwen and Orval Burkhart. He attended Gladwin High School, Central Michigan University and University of Detroit Law School. He was admitted to the Michigan Bar as an attorney on July 10, 1979 and to the Court of Appeals Sixth Circuit on December 11, 1981. He was a law clerk in the Court of Appeals and practiced law with the [...] More

Thomas P. Orr Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Thomas P. Orr Scholarship Fund was established at Freeland High School in September 1999 and transferred to the Saginaw Community Foundation in 2006. "A great school district can only be developed with great leadership." This was Tom Orr's philosophy and goal for the Freeland Community School District. This scholarship fund was established in memory of Mr. Orr who was the Superintendent of [...] More

Thomas S. and Patricia A. Tilot Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • Thomas Tilot was known throughout the community as a leader. He was involved in the Saginaw Public Schools from the time he graduated from the original Saginaw High School in 1950, to the time he was first elected to the school board in 1987, and until his death in 2000. Thomas served as board president from 1992-1995 and was a leader of the Building & Grounds Committee. He was a frequent visitor [...] More

Thomas W. McDonald Sr. Saginaw Township Business Association Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Thomas (Tom) W. McDonald, Sr. Saginaw Township Business Association Scholarship is offered to promote continued education for students pursuing a degree in a business or business-related field at an accredited Michigan college or university. This scholarship was created to pay tribute to Saginaw Township Business Association (STBA) founder, Saginaw philanthropist, historian and businessman [...] More

Tiderington Family Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Tiderington Family Scholarship was established in 1996 by Dr. Robert H. and Charlotte Hughes Tiderington and their three sons, Robert III, James and Thomas, to provide funding for students pursuing a vocational career. Neither Dr. Tiderington nor his wife Charlotte graduated from college. Although the Tideringtons emphasize a college education, they recognize that not everybody wants to, or [...] More

Tom Krzyzaniak Automotive Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • Tom touched the lives of many in his career at Garber Buick. He was a leader and truly committed to his company, customers, and employees. Tom lived with the adage that a "team was only as good as its leader." By establishing this scholarship, we hope to find an individual that will share Tom's passion for both business and the automotive industry.

    Eligibility:
    - Minimum 2.5 GPA
    - [...] More

Tom Krzyzaniak Teaching Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • Tom touched the lives of many in his career at Garber Buick. He was a leader and truly committed to his company, customers, and employees. Tom lived with the adage that a "team was only as good as its leader." By establishing this scholarship, we hope to find an individual that will share Tom's same passion for the automobile industry. Whether in the manufacture, design, repair, sales or business [...] More

Toyota Motor Sales, USA Inc. Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/1/2018
  • Amount: $2,500
  • Toyota's philanthropic focus is education, with a strong emphasis on the environment and safety. In 2006, Toyota U.S.A. contributed $41 million to U.S. philanthropic programs. This includes nationwide grant programs for teachers (Toyota International Teachers Program and Toyota TAPESTRY), scholarships through FFA, Hispanic Scholarship Fund, The College Fund/UNCF, and the Toyota Community Scholars [...] More

Toyota TeenDrive365 Video Challenge

  • Application Deadline: 2/28/2018
  • 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.S. Army Loan Repayment Program

  • Application Deadline: 6/23/2018
  • Amount: $1,500
  • 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 Deadline: 4/1/2018
  • 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) Scholarship, 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: 3/10/2018
  • 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: 2/21/2018
  • 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

United Advisory Scholarship Commission Scholarship - Donald R. McGee Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • Donald R. McGee was Saginaw's first and most famous aviator. Donald built his own plane in 1915 and taught himself to fly after reading up on what was then available about aviation. His first plane had wings made of spruce ribs and cotton cloth and the landing gear was a set of bicycle wheels protected by a pair of skis. He was 19 when he made his first airplane flight. At age 21, Mr. McGee was [...] More

United Advisory Scholarship Commission Scholarship - E.C. Fisher Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • In 1926, Margaret Fisher established a scholarship with the United Advisory Scholarship Commission in 1926 in the name of her late husband, E.C.Fisher, a former member of the Saginaw Board of Education. Mr. Fisher received a Mechanical Engineering degree from Cornell University. To honor Mr. Fisher's great interest in engineering, this scholarship will assist a graduating senior from any high [...] More

United Advisory Scholarship Commission Scholarship - Elbert Curtiss and Margaret Nienstedt Fisher

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • When Margaret Fisher passed away in New York in 1965, she left instructions in her will that a scholarship fund was to be created in the name of her parents. Margaret's mother, Margaret Nienstedt Fisher, was the daughter of Saginaw "pioneers" and her father was a Mechanical Engineer and a member of the Board of Education for the Saginaw Public School District. This scholarship is to assist [...] More

United Advisory Scholarship Commission Scholarship - Fred A. Ittner Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • When Fred A. Ittner passed away in California in November, 1979, his wife Lydia created a scholarship fund in his memory in 1980. This scholarship will be awarded to graduating seniors from Arthur Hill High School pursuing a degree in Business Administration.

    Eligibility:
    - Graduating senior from Arthur Hill High School
    - Pursuing a degree in Business Administration
    - Full-time [...] More

United Advisory Scholarship Commission Scholarship - Nellie I. Kerry and Paul Sutherland Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • In 1967, a memorial fund was created in memory of Nellie I. Kerry and Paul Sutherland. This scholarship is available to any student residing in the Saginaw Public School District and graduating from a Saginaw Public School.

    Eligibility:
    -Graduating senior from a Saginaw Public School
    -Must reside in the Saginaw Public School District
    -Full-time enrollment

    For more information or to [...] More

United Advisory Scholarship Commission Scholarship - Saginaw High School Alumni Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Saginaw High School Alumni Memorial Scholarship was established in 1945 to memorialize the 60 alumni who were killed in World War II. Through donations from alumni and local business and industrial firms, $50,000 was raised for the endowed scholarship.

    Eligibility:
    -Graduating senior from a Saginaw High School
    -Must be enrolled full-time

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

United Advisory Scholarship Commission Scholarship - William & Cordula Freese Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The William and Cordula Freese Scholarship was created in 1982 to assist students with visual or physical handicaps. William Freese, who was visually handicapped, and his wife Cordula, created a living trust to assist handicapped students in obtaining a college education.

    Eligibility:
    - Graduating high school senior or enrolled college student
    - Saginaw County resident
    - Visually or [...] More

Val and Julie Kostrzewa Scholarship - Hemlock

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • Val and Julie Kostrzewa were Saginaw business leaders and owners of B & K Corporation and Wright-K Technology Inc. The Kostrzewa's were natives of Saginaw and are survived by six children and their families. In keeping with the wishes of their family, the objective of this scholarship is to provide scholarships to student involved in the music program at Hemlock High School.

    Eligibility:
    - [...] More

WID Horizons Michigan Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 5/12/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Women in Defense Horizons Michigan Scholarship is for women who have obtained, at minimum, the academic level of junior status at a Michigan accredited college or university. In addition, candidate will demonstrate an interest in pursuing a career related to national security or defense. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's [...] More

Women Giving to Women Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • Women Giving To Women (WGTW) provides intellectual and emotional support for women of diverse backgrounds. WGTW scholarship was established to empower women to complete a bachelor's degree and become leaders in the community.

    Eligibility:
    -Minimum 2.5 GPA
    -Female
    -Currently enrolled part or full-time at an accredited university or college
    -Resident of Birch Run, Bridgeport-Spaulding, [...] More

Women of Colors, Inc. Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Women of Colors, Inc. Scholarship will be awarded each year to a Great Empowering Motivational Sessions (GEMS) member that is an area high school senior actively involved in efforts to empower young women and in activities that address issues affecting young women in the Saginaw Community. GEMS program members will be given priority. If no GEMS members are high school seniors, applications [...] More

Yellow Dog Studio Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Yellow Dog Studio Memorial Scholarship is for graduating seniors interested in art from the Great Lakes Bay region. Applicants may be asked to interview. If selected for an interview, please be prepared to present a portfolio of your art and/or photography.

    Eligibility:
    -Graduating high school senior in the Great Lakes Bay Region
    -Pursuing an undergraduate degree in art and/or [...] More

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