Vocational Scholarships

Scholarships aren't just for lawyers, doctors and accountants anymore. In fact, they really haven't been for quite some time. You might be surprised to learn just how many scholarships are available to students who plan to pursue careers more in the "vocational" areas. While there certainly seem to be different paths available to students graduating high school and considering their educational and career options, the two don't need to diverge quite as much as one might think. Sure, there are still community colleges and tech schools that one may attend, perhaps even for a shorter period of time and without a bunch of requirements outside their career focus, there are also plenty of other ways to pursue a career as a mechanic, electrician or plant manager.

Naturally, Scholarships.com has a comprehensive list of scholarships for you to peruse, regardless of which type of institution you plan to attend. Also, there are scholarships available to children of vocational employees and much more. The important thing is that you find something you like doing and are good at and learn how to do it well so people will actually pay you to do something you enjoy! Oh, and that you are able to pay for your education, too, of course!

A.J. Grisanti Memorial Scholarship Fund

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2018
  • Amount: $2,500
  • This scholarship is for any student pursuing an education in a restaurant, food-service, or hospitality related major. First preference will be given to students attending a school in Kentucky. Followed by any culinary arts students at Johnson & Wales University, or the Culinary Institute of America. Followed by Hotel and Restaurant Administration majors at Indiana University-Purdue and [...] More

Accounting & Financial Women's Alliance Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 1/31/2018
  • Amount: $2,000
  • Bellevue Chapter No. 159, located in Bellevue, Washington, was chartered in 1991 as an affiliate of the national organization of the American Society of Women Accountants. The Society has over 3,000 members throughout the US. ASWA was founded in 1938 by the American Women's Society of Certified Public Accountants, is a professional organization dedicated to the advancement of opportunities for [...] More

ACF Andrew Piech Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 6/3/2018
  • Amount: $1,000
  • The Andrew Piech Memorial Scholarship Fund was established in 2010 by Paula and Gerald Piech to memorialize their son, Andrew. The fund provides assistance to students in the field of Automotive Technology and related Applied Technologies. One or more scholarships are awarded each year to New Mexico graduating high school seniors and/or continuing college students. Students must pursue a degree [...] More

Advantage Medical Staffing Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/15/2018
  • Amount: $1,000
  • This scholarship was established by Advantage Medical Staffing for the benefit of students who are pursuing a baccalaureate or associates degree with a major in nursing. Past recipients will be eligible to reapply. The funds can be used for tuition, books, and fees only, and are paid directly to the college/university.

    Students who are 25 years of age or older may apply for assistance through [...] More

Against the Grain Artistic Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 5/31/2018
  • Amount: $1,000
  • The Against The Grain Artistic Scholarship provides financial assistance and promotion of Asian-American college students pursuing a major in the performing, visual arts, journalism and/or mass communications. Scholarship Winners will be invited to attend our annual charity event, Fashion for a Passion, held in Fall in Dallas, Texas.

    Eligibility:
    -Must be of at least 50% Asian and/or Pacific [...] 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 Airlines Education Foundation Scholarship Awards

  • Application Deadline: 3/31/2018
  • Amount: $2,500
  • Through the American Airlines Education Foundation, dependents of American employees and its wholly owned subsidiaries can apply for scholarships for full-time undergraduate study at any accredited university, college, or vocational school. Applicants are evaluated based on academic achievement, community service, leadership, and financial need.

    Applicants must meet all of the following [...] More

American Federation of Police & Concerned Citizens Scholarships

  • Application Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: $1,500
  • The American Federation of Police & Concerned Citizens (AFP&CC) honors the memory of men and women killed in the line of duty both as officers and as parents, by assisting their children in attaining a college education, an experience which has an immeasurable impact on a young adult's life and future. Fallen officers leave behind a legacy of courage, commitment, and honor. Unfortunately, that is [...] More

AQHA Dogwood Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 12/1/2017
  • Amount: $8,000
  • The Dogwood Scholarship is for students who are current AQHA and AQHYA members with a minimum cumulative 3.0 GPA. Members must apply during their senior year of high school or while enrolled at an accredited college, university, or vocational school. Current or previous AQHF scholarship recipients are not eligible. Funding for this scholarship will be applied to either a two or four-year [...] More

AQHA Joyce Wyatt Pennsylvania Quarter Horse Youth Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 12/1/2017
  • Amount: $2,000
  • The Joyce Wyatt Pennsylvania Quarter Horse Youth Scholarship is for students who are current members of AQHA or AQHYA from Pennsylvania. Members must apply during their senior year of high school or while enrolled at an accredited college, university, vocational, or professional school. Recipient must maintain a cumulative 3.0 GPA. Funding for this scholarship will be applied to a four-year [...] More

Army Engineer Memorial Awards

  • Application Deadline: 3/15/2018
  • Amount: $2,000
  • The Army Engineer Memorial Awards were established in 1973 as a living memorial to Engineer Officers killed in Vietnam and are given annually to honor all Engineer Officers who died in the line of duty. A candidate for an award may be any graduating high school senior who is a citizen of the United States and whose sponsor, parent, or legal guardian is a U.S. Army Engineer (active duty, retired [...] 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

Astrid G. Cates and Myrtle Beinhauer Scholarships

  • Application Deadline: 3/1/2018
  • Amount: $3,000
  • Astrid G. Cates and Myrtle Beinhauer remembered Sons of Norway youth with a special bequest in their wills to the Sons of Norway Foundation. The Sons of Norway Foundation established the Astrid G. Cates Scholarship Fund in 1984, and the Myrtle Beinhauer Scholarship became effective in 1998.

    Applicants must have a certificate of completion from high school and be enrolled in post-secondary [...] More

Baer Reintegration Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 1/31/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The goal of the Baer Reintegration Scholarship is to help people with schizophrenia, schizoaffective disorder or bipolar disorder acquire the educational and vocational skills necessary to reintegrate into society, secure jobs, and regain their lives.

    Eligibility:
    - Be diagnosed with bipolar disorder, schizophrenia or schizoaffective disorder
    - Be currently receiving medical treatment for [...] More

Baptist Ministry Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: Varies
  • Baylor University, in cooperation with the Baptist General Convention of Texas, provides tuition assistance (20% full-tuition) to Baptist students who are preparing for careers in church-related vocational ministry.

    Eligibility:
    -Show evidence of a divine call to church-related vocational ministry
    -Demonstrate a lifestyle of commitment to the principles of the Christian life
    -Be an active [...] More

Baxter International Foundation Scholarship Program

  • Application Deadline: 3/1/2018
  • Amount: $1,500
  • he Baxter International Foundation has established a scholarship program to assist employees' children who plan to continue their education in college or vocational school programs. Renewable scholarships are offered for full-time study at an accredited institution of the student's choice. Awards are granted without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sexual orientation, gender, disability or [...] More

Bernard E. Dillon Vocational Skills Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/1/2018
  • Amount: $1,000
  • The Dillon Scholarships are for post high school students attending vocational-technical classes at an accredited vocational-technical school. Criteria for evaluation and award of a scholarship are the student's educational achievements, leadership abilities, character, citizenship, and community service. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website. [...] 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 - 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

Brook Hollow Golf Club Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2018
  • Amount: $5,000
  • The Dallas Foundation manages a number of scholarships for students with diverse interests. Members of the Brook Hollow Golf Club have established a scholarship program to assist employees of Brook Hollow Golf Club ("BHGC") or their children and grandchildren who desire to pursue higher education but require financial assistance to do so.

    Applicants must be:
    -Either a current full-time or [...] More

Bud Daniels Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/1/2018
  • Amount: $500
  • The Montana Farmers Union will present a scholarship in memory of Bud Daniels (1928-2000) made available through the efforts of Montana Farmers Union and the MFU Education Committee.

    Eligibility:
    - Must be a sophomore or above attending a Montana University, College or Vocational Technical College.
    - Applicant must carry at least 12 semester hours or 18 quarter hours
    - Applicant must have [...] More

Burger King Scholars Program

  • Application Deadline: 12/15/2017
  • Amount: $1,000
  • Created in memory of Burger King Co-founder James "Jim" W. McLamore, the Burger King Scholars program has awarded $25.3 million in scholarships to more than 24,000 high school students, BK employees and their families across the U.S., Canada and Puerto Rico since 2000. Students must have a strong academic record with a minimum 2.5 GPA, be passionate about serving the community and be a high [...] More

California Strawberry Growers' Fund Scholarships

  • Application Deadline: 2/1/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The California Strawberry Scholarship Program has awarded more than $2 million to hundreds of children of strawberry farmworkers. Countless students and graduates are pursuing their passions and working in careers that span a wide range of professions.

    Eligibility:
    -First-time applicants must have a parent that is currently employed as a California strawberry fieldworker for the current and [...] 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 A. Hurley Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/4/2018
  • Amount: $1,000
  • This scholarship was established by the friends, family, and colleagues of Carol Hurley, a VSAC outreach counselor who helped first-generation college-bound students prepare for college.

    Eligibility:
    -Attend an accredited school approved for federal Title IV funding
    -Graduate of one of the following high schools: Randolph Area Vocational Center, Randolph Union High School, Rochester Union [...] More

Carol Becker Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: $250
  • To be eligible for the Carol Becker Memorial Scholarship, the applicant must be a Botkins High School (Botkins, Ohio) senior pursuing a two- or four-year degree or a vocational training certificate at an accredited post-secondary community college, university, or vocational school.

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

CenterPoint Energy Scholarship Program

  • Application Deadline: 1/31/2018
  • Amount: $2,000
  • CenterPoint Energy has established a scholarship program to assist employees' children who plan to continue their
    education in college or vocational school programs. Renewable scholarships are offered each year for full-time study
    at an accredited institution of the student's choice.

    Eligibility:
    -Be dependent children, age 25 and under, of CenterPoint Energy eligible employees (active, [...] More

Chely Wright "Like Me" Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 5/31/2018
  • Amount: $1,250
  • The Chely Wright LIKE ME Scholarship provides financial support for students pursuing a college degree who actively advocate for LGBT youth and/or to students who are severely affected by teen bullying or suicide of an LGBT youth. Through this scholarship, LGBT affected youth can apply for funding to pay for educational expenses to pursue a degree from an accredited college, university, or [...] More

Chevron International REACH Scholarship Program

  • Application Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: $10,000
  • The Chevron International REACH (Recognizing Excellence and Achievement) Scholarship Program is sponsored by Chevron for the sons and daughters of its employees and retirees. The program was established to recognize and assist outstanding children who plan to pursue post-secondary education.

    Renewable scholarships are offered each year for full-time undergraduate study at colleges, [...] More

Chi Am Circle Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/10/2018
  • Amount: $5,000
  • Scholarships are awarded based on a variety of factors including academic achievement, community service, and significant extracurricular activities such as work, performing arts, and athletics. Financial need is a criterion for several scholarships, but there are also others awarded for academic merit regardless of need. Awardees must attend the annual scholarship dinner to receive the award. [...] More

Church's Chicken Community Scholarship Program

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: $1,000
  • The Church's Partners Foundation, Inc. established a scholarship program to assist high school seniors residing in 16 eligible states who plan to continue their education in college or vocational school programs. Scholarships are offered each year for part-time or full-time study at an accredited U.S. institution of the student's choice.

    Eligibility:
    -Be living [...] 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

CIRI Foundation Vocational Training Grants

  • Application Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: $4,500
  • The CIRI Foundation (TCF) offers vocational training grants to applicants enrolled in technical skill training programs earning a certificate/certification or professional license. There are four deadlines for vocational training grant applicants: March 31, June 30, September 30, December 1. Awards cannot exceed $4,500 per calendar year.

    Eligibility:
    - CIRI original enrollee or direct lineal [...] More

Claire Yost Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • Claire Yost was a teacher and counselor in the Saginaw Public Schools, principally at her alma mater, Arthur Hill High School.

    Eligibility:
    -Graduating senior from Arthur Hill High School
    -Student must have been identified as a "turnaround" student by AHHS staff
    -Must have a minimum 2.5 GPA during the last two semesters at AHHS
    -Full-time enrollment
    -Pursuing an undergraduate, associates, [...] 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

CMP Scholarship Program

  • Application Deadline: 3/20/2018
  • Amount: $1,000
  • The Civilian Marksmanship Program (CMP) offers a one-year scholarship assistance to qualified juniors in order to encourage and reward their outstanding efforts. Based on merit, selected individuals are high school seniors who are currently enrolled in a team or club that is participating in rifle or pistol marksmanship competitions. The CMP seeks applications from high school seniors who [...] More

Cognizant Making the Future Scholarship Program

  • Application Deadline: 3/31/2018
  • Amount: $5,000
  • The Cognizant Making the Future scholarship program recognizes today's inspiration as tomorrow's innovation. Cognizant is committed to preparing the next generation with the skills they will need to be active participants in an environment that will become increasingly dominated by technology. Making The Future is a design-based scholarship, and candidates will be required to submit video [...] More

Comcast Leaders and Achievers Scholarship Program

  • Application Deadline: 12/1/2017
  • Amount: $1,000
  • Each year, Comcast asks principals and guidance counselors to help us identify the best and the brightest high school seniors for recognition as Comcast Leaders and Achievers. Our signature scholarship program rewards young people for getting involved in their schools and making a positive change in their communities. In recognition of their community service, academic achievement, and leadership [...] More

Community Council of Idaho, Inc. Scholarship Fund

  • Application Deadline: 4/15/2018
  • Amount: $1,000
  • The Community Council of Idaho Scholarship is an annual scholarship that our organization awards to nine deserving first-time post-secondary education students every year.

    Eligibility:
    - Be a resident of Idaho according to Idaho statute 33-3717
    - Have not received CC Idaho Scholarship in previous years
    - Pursue an academic or vocational course of study
    - Have a minimum 2.5 GPA if still in [...] More

Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange for Young Professionals

  • Application Deadline: 12/1/2017
  • Amount: Varies
  • CBYX for Young Professionals is a yearlong fellowship, funded by the German Bundestag and U.S. Congress through the U.S. Department of State. The program annually gives 75 American young professionals the opportunity to study, work, and live with a host in Germany. The CBYX program consists of three phases: two months of German language school; four months of classes in your career field at a [...] More

Cornerstone Scholarship Charitable Trust

  • Application Deadline: 6/30/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • Cornerstone Charitable Scholarship Trust targets disadvantaged high school and post high school graduates across the State of Arkansas, under age 25 and eligible applicants with funding resulting from the Mauldin vs. Arkansas State Hospital Consent Decree, United States District Court No. LR-C-8777. As a private foundation, this organization supports charitable and/or educational endeavors. [...] More

Cystic Fibrosis Standard Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/24/2018
  • Amount: $1,000
  • The Cystic Fibrosis Scholarship Foundation (CFSF), founded by a parent of a young adult with CF, is pleased to announce a scholarship program for students with cystic fibrosis. CFSF is not part of, nor is it funded by, the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.

    The program is available to those who will be enrolled in an undergraduate program or vocational school in the upcoming fall. Scholarships will [...] More

DEED Educational Scholarships

  • Application Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: $2,000
  • DEED offers four types of scholarships to full-time students accepted or enrolled in vocational schools or accredited colleges and universities, encompassing high school seniors through graduate students. They are: educational scholarships, student research grants, student internships, and technical design projects.

    Provides funding to support the education of students working toward [...] More

DEED Student Research Grants

  • Application Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: $4,000
  • DEED offers four types of scholarships to full-time students accepted or enrolled in vocational schools or accredited colleges and universities, encompassing high school seniors through graduate students. They are: educational scholarships, student research grants, student internships and technical design projects.

    Student grants provide funding to support research in an energy-related [...] More

DEED Technical Design Projects

  • Application Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: $5,000
  • DEED offers four types of scholarships to full-time students accepted or enrolled in vocational schools or accredited colleges and universities, encompassing high school seniors through graduate students. They include educational scholarships, student research grants, student internships, and technical design projects.

    Technical Design Projects provides funding to support students working on [...] More

Dominion Careers in Energy at Three Rivers Community Technical College

  • Application Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: Varies
  • This scholarship is for Three Rivers' Nuclear Engineering Technology degree program which has been cited as "the best nuclear technology program in the country" by former Nuclear Regulatory Commissioner William D. Magwood, IV. It leads to a career as a technician for the commercial nuclear power industry and the health physics field, or to continued bachelor degree studies. The scholarship awards [...] More

Don Diego Fund Vocational Education Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/21/2018
  • Amount: $2,500
  • The Don Diego Scholarship Foundation is a non-profit 501-c3 corporation that provides scholarships for outstanding high school seniors who participate in activities and events at the Del Mar Fairgrounds, including the San Diego County Fair.

    The Vocational Education Scholarship requires that the student must have participated (but not necessarily during the application year) in the San Diego [...] 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

Dorothy and Robert DeBolt Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 5/31/2018
  • Amount: $3,000
  • The DeBolt Scholarship will be awarded to a youth who has been adopted after being in foster care in California. The applicant must be a California resident at the time of application and must have been accepted for admission to, or be enrolled in an accredited two-year college, four-year university or trade/vocational school in the United States. Maximum age at application is 25 years. Selection [...] More

Dr. Raquel Ontiveros Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • Dr. Raquel Ontiveros' life was cut short when she drowned after being caught in a rogue wave while on vacation in Mexico. During her lifetime, Raquel packed significant accomplishments and contributions to her community. These accomplishments included raising two sons, earning a Ph.D. from the University of Michigan and an M.A. from Saginaw Valley State University, serving as principal at Jerome [...] More

Dunkin' Donuts South/Southwest Florida Scholarship Program

  • Application Deadline: 4/29/2018
  • Amount: $1,000
  • Scholarship recipients are selected on the basis of academic record, demonstrated leadership and participation in school and community activities, honors, work experience, statement of goals and aspirations, unusual personal or family circumstances, and an outside appraisal. Once potential scholarship recipients are identified, financial data is reviewed to determine if the student demonstrates [...] More

DuPont Pioneer Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/1/2018
  • Amount: $1,000
  • DuPont Pioneer supports college students—both undergraduate and graduate students—in their pursuit to help feed and fuel the world. We honor students that are high-achieving, future leaders with the interest in increasing crop productivity.

    All scholarships are paid with the understanding that, unless otherwise indicated, the money will be used for tuition, fees, books, and equipment required [...] More

Eastern Monmouth Area Chamber Of Commerce Education Foundation

  • Application Deadline: 5/5/2018
  • Amount: $1,250
  • The Eastern Monmouth Area Chamber of Commerce (EMACC) Educational Foundation intends to grant at least three (3) $1,250 scholarships to eligible persons who meet the established criteria. The awards are as follows:
    - $1,250 for a “returning” student. A returning student is a student whose education has been interrupted and who will be at least 25 years old as of September 1st.
    - $1,250 for a [...] More

Ellen Highland Fernandez Scholarship for Graduate Studies

  • Application Deadline: 4/30/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • Little People of America, Inc., is a nonprofit organization that provides support and information to people of short stature and their families. As part of our service to people with dwarfism and the community at large, LPA offers educational scholarships to prospective and current students attending college or vocational school in the United States.

    The Ellen Highland Fernandez Scholarship [...] More

eQuality Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/1/2018
  • Amount: $6,000
  • eQuality Scholarship Collaborative awards scholarships to honor and encourage California students for their service to the lesbian/gay/bisexual/transgender community. Applicants for all scholarships must have demonstrated service to the LGBTQ community. Applicants of all sexual orientations and gender identities are eligible.

    Eligibility for high school graduates:
    -Must be a resident of [...] More

EWGA Foundation's Women On Par Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/15/2018
  • Amount: $1,000
  • "Women on Par" Scholarship Program, provided by the EWGA Foundation, was established in 2007 to provide financial assistance to "non-traditional" female students. These scholarships are intended for women, age 30 and older, who are attending a college or university for the first time or returning to school after an absence to complete their technical/vocational, Associate or Bachelor's degree. [...] More

Families of Freedom Scholarship Fund

  • Application Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Families of Freedom Scholarship Fund benefits dependent children with strong financial need, as well as spouses and domestic partners of 9/11 victims.

    Scholarships may be used to attend an accredited vocational-technical school, trade school, two-year college, four-year college, or university located in the United States. Recipients may receive scholarship awards for up to four (4) years, [...] 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

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

Gay Asian Pacific Alliance Foundation Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 6/30/2018
  • Amount: $5,000
  • The purpose of the Gay Asian Pacific Alliance (GAPA) Foundation Scholarship is to provide financial assistance to students in high school, undergraduate, graduate or professional school or trade or vocational school who express activism in the Asian and Pacific Islander (API) and/or lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) communities. Applicants should have a strong history of [...] 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

GLHF Education Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 5/1/2018
  • Amount: $3,000
  • The Education Scholarship is designed to assist students with a bleeding disorder (or parents, spouse or siblings if additional funding is available) with tuition assistance as they pursue their education at an accredited, not-for-profit college, university or vocational/technical school. Students must reside in the state of Wisconsin or receive care at one of the Wisconsin Hemophilia Treatment [...] More

Gloria and Joseph Mattera National Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/15/2018
  • Amount: $500
  • The purpose of the Gloria and Joseph Mattera National Scholarship Fund for Migrant Children is to assist financially those migrant youth who have the potential and the desire to further their education to achieve their personal and career goals. Eligible applicants must be entering or enrolled in college or other types of post-secondary programs.

    Grant amounts are determined by the Screening [...] 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 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 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

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

Guadalupe "Lupe" Gomez Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Guadalupe "Lupe" Gomez Memorial Scholarship was started by Lupe's family shortly after she passed away on March 1, 2009. Lupe was the secretary at the Saginaw Board of Education and Arthur Eddy Junior High School for 15 years. During her time at the school, Lupe touched the lives of many students. This scholarship will be awarded to a student that best demonstrates the hard working, [...] More

Hammond Tri Kappa Scholarships

  • Application Deadline: 3/30/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • Criteria used by the Tri Kappa Scholarship Committee in the selection of recipients for this scholarship are: academic achievement, strong goals, extracurricular activities, volunteer service, and financial need. Applicants will be evaluated on the information supplied. Recipients will be notified approximately six weeks after the application deadline.

    Eligibility:
    -Be a citizen of the United [...] More

Hardin-Simmons University Endowed Scholarships for Ministerial Students

  • Application Deadline: 7/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • All undergraduate ministerial students who are majoring or minoring in Logsdon School of Theology are eligible for ministerial scholarships.

    Endowed scholarships for ministerial students vary in the amounts that are awarded. Freshman and sophomores typically receive a base-level award amount for the fall and spring semesters and then are considered for awards of higher amounts based their [...] 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

Herb Schlaughenhoupt, Jr. Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: $500
  • This scholarship fund was established by the family of Herb Schlaughenhoupt, Jr., one of the founders of the Kentucky Hemophilia Foundation, in honor of his memory. The Herb Schlaughenhoupt, Jr. Memorial Scholarship is awarded twice each year to individuals with hemophilia or a similar bleeding disorder - or -individuals with an immediate family member with a bleeding disorder.

    The scholarship [...] More

Hirsch Family Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/15/2018
  • Amount: $10,000
  • The Dallas Foundation manages a number of scholarships for students with diverse interests. The Hirsch Family Scholarship was established as a scholarship fund in 2009. It currently benefits dependent children of active employees of Eagle Materials, Highlander Partners, Ascend, Lund, Juice Tyme, Profile Custom Extrusions, Versatex, Trimboard, or any of their majority-owned subsidiaries. [...] More

Hope Through Learning Award

  • Application Deadline: 5/31/2018
  • Amount: $2,500
  • The Hope Through Learning Award is a $2,500 scholarship available to youth age 24 and under residing in Allegheny County who are experiencing or have experienced homelessness during their school attendance years, and who are going on to a higher education or career training program for the first time. Homelessness is defined as lacking a fixed, regular, and adequate nighttime residence, and [...] More

Hubler Endowed Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/15/2018
  • Amount: $10,000
  • Gifts from the Hubler Family Trust have established the Raymond O. and Allene Breech Hubler Endowed Scholarship Fund to benefit outstanding Baylor University ministry students who are Religion majors and are participating in the Ministry Guidance Program in the Department of Religion.

    Eligibility:
    -Show evidence of a divine call to church-related vocational ministry
    -Demonstrate a [...] More

ICMA-RC Public Employee Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/15/2018
  • Amount: $10,000
  • The ICMA-RC Public Employee Memorial Scholarship Fund (ICMA-RC Memorial Scholarship Fund) was founded in 2001 to honor the lives of our nation's police officers, firefighters, and other local and state government employees who have made the ultimate sacrifice. The fund provides financial assistance to the surviving spouses and children of employees who have died in the line of duty and are [...] More

ICSAC Iowa Vocational-Technical Tuition Grants

  • Application Deadline: 7/1/2018
  • Amount: $1,200
  • The Iowa College Student Aid Commission Iowa Vocational-Technical Tuition Grant Program provides need-based financial assistance to Iowa residents enrolled in career education (vocational-technical), and career option programs at Iowa community colleges. Grants for full-time students range from $600 to $1,200, depending on financial need and available funds, and are used to cover tuition and fee [...] More

Independent Hardee's Franchisee Association Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 1/15/2018
  • Amount: $1,000
  • Every year, IHFA awards up to twenty $1,000 scholarships to employees of member restaurants. Scholarships are offered each year for full-time study to an accredited institution of the student's choice.

    Scholarship recipients are selected on the basis of academic record, demonstrated leadership and participation in school and community activities, honors, work experience, statement of goals [...] More

Indo-Pak Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Indo-Pak Friendship Society of Mid-Michigan was formed to promote fellowship among members of the Indian-American and Pakistani-American communities. Together, their mission is to enhance the quality of life for the entire Mid-Michigan community by emphasizing cultural and service activities by individuals and groups.

    Qualifications:
    -Minimum 3.0 GPA
    -Resident of Great Lakes Bay [...] More

Ivyane D. F. Davis Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 6/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • This scholarship fund addresses the particular financial needs of many children who have been in foster care and offers them the opportunity for higher education. The fund awards several scholarships annually in honor of Mrs. Davis, who had a lifelong interest in the welfare of children. Ivyane D. F. Davis Scholarships are administered by the State of Delaware and are awarded to recipients [...] More

JCCIA Women's Division Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/5/2018
  • Amount: $2,000
  • The Women's Division of the Joint Civic Committee of Italian Americans is offering scholarships in the amount of $2,000 to young ladies, of Italian heritage, who are graduating at the end of the current school year. The Scholarship award will be presented on April 27 at the Scholarship Benefit Fashion Show and Dinner to be held at the Drury Lane Oak Brook, Oak Brook Terrace, Illinois. [...] More

Jeannette Rankin Women's Scholarship Fund

  • Application Deadline: 3/18/2018
  • Amount: $2,000
  • Each fall, Jeannette Rankin Women's Scholarship Fund awards scholarships to low-income women, ages 35 and older, who have a vision of how a college education will benefit themselves, their families and their communities. The scholarships are open to students pursuing a technical or vocational education, an associate's degree or a first bachelor's degree. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or [...] More

Jewish Family and Children's Services Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 10/31/2017
  • Amount: $1,500
  • Fulfilling our educational and vocational goals is one of life's most empowering and impactful objectives. At JFCS, we annually help hundreds of Jewish students achieve these goals by providing them with loans and grants.

    Eligibility:
    -Must be Jewish
    -Have been a legal and permanent resident of Sonoma, Marin, San Francisco, San Mateo, or northern Santa Clara counties for at least two years [...] 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

JVS Chicago Scholarship Program

  • Application Deadline: 2/1/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • Educational scholarship funds from grants administered by the Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago are available for Jewish college students. More than $500,000 each year is available for full-time students, predominantly those legally domiciled in the metropolitan Chicago area, who are identified as having promise for significant contributions in their chosen careers. Assistance is [...] More

Kahdine Ann DaCosta Scholarship for Excellence in Leadership

  • Application Deadline: 3/1/2018
  • Amount: $1,000
  • The Kahdine Ann DaCosta Memorial Scholarship for Excellence in Leadership was established on October 15, 2011 in honor of Kahdine Ann DaCosta. Every year, I AM O'KAH! searches for students that embody Kahdine’s tenacious drive and unwavering dedication to the community.

    Eligibility:
    -Applicants must attend a high school in the Baltimore Metro area (Baltimore City, Baltimore County and Ann [...] More

Kappa Zeta's Stork's Nest Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 1/16/2018
  • Amount: $1,500
  • The scholarship is to be awarded to high school seniors or student with a GED who has completed the Storks Nest Education Program through Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc., Kappa Zeta Chapter and the Stork's Nest Charity Fund of Dallas, a non-profit organization.

    Eligibility:
    -Must have completed the Storks Nest Education Program through Kappa Zeta, Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc.
    -Must be a high [...] 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

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

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

Kids Chance of New York Work Compensation Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: $10,000
  • Kids' Chance of New York is a tax-exempt, charitable organization created with the purpose to provide scholarships for college and vocational education to children of New York workers who have been fatally or seriously injured in a work-related accident, resulting in financial need.The Kids' Chance of New York scholarship is intended to assist in obtaining a vocational, college, or post-graduate [...] More

Kinnett Scholarships for College/Further Education

  • Application Deadline: 4/8/2018
  • Amount: $1,000
  • Since 2005, the Northern Suburban Special Education District (NSSED) Foundation has been helping to make the dream of college a reality for many students. The Kinnett Scholarship for College/Further Education, aimed at graduating seniors from NSSED-affiliated high schools, grants $1,000 scholarships to:

    -Special Education students pursuing further education through college, vocational school, [...] More

Kosciusko County Community Foundation Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Community Foundation has nearly 100 scholarship funds available, from which we awarded more than $457,000 in scholarships. Scholarships can be used for tuition, books and academic fees, but not for room and board.

    The application is open to both traditional and non-traditional students. Traditional students are defined as those who transition straight from high school to college or a [...] 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

Kris Paper Legacy Scholarship For Women In Technology

  • Application Deadline: 4/15/2018
  • Amount: $1,500
  • The Kris Paper Legacy Scholarship for Women in Technology provides an annual scholarship to a graduating female high school senior or returning female college student who intends to further their education at a two-year or four-year college, university, vocational, or technical school who share Kris Paper's love of technology and will be seeking a degree in a technology related field.

    The [...] More

L. Gordon, Jr. and June D. Pfefferkorn Student Aid Fund

  • Application Deadline: 8/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The scholarship may provide non-renewable awards to students who will pursue full-time undergraduate degrees from an accredited vocational/technical school, community college, or college/university in pursuit of a certificate, diploma or
    degree. Scholarships will be applied to the cost of undergraduate tuition, fees, room and board, and other college expenses.

    To receive consideration, [...] More

Latino Resources College Scholarship Fund

  • Application Deadline: 5/31/2018
  • Amount: $2,000
  • The Latino Resources College Scholarship Fund was launched in 2014 as a responsive Latino student success initiative. Through the Latino Resources College Scholarship Fund monetary awards are made to exceptional Latino college students in order to support increased Latino college completion rates. Latino students who are pursuing college education goals at a two-year community college, vocational [...] More

LEAGUE Foundation Academic Scholarships

  • Application Deadline: 4/30/2018
  • Amount: $2,500
  • Since 1996, the LEAGUE at AT&T Foundation has awarded scholarships to self-identified lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender (GLBT) graduating U.S. high school seniors based on the following achievements: a 3.0 GPA; significant involvement in community service; and acceptance to an accredited U.S. college or university. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's [...] 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

Lee Essie and Charlie McMillan, Jr. Music 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.

    Qualifications for the Music Scholarship:
    -Minimum 2.5 GPA
    -Saginaw County [...] More

Lily Pabilona Emerging Entrepreneur Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 5/31/2018
  • Amount: $5,000
  • The Lily Pabilona Emerging Entrepreneur Scholarship recognizes Asian American high school, graduate and post-graduate students pursuing a career in entrepreneurship. This scholarship will provide awards for U.S. students attending accredited American universities. Scholarship Winners will be invited to attend our annual charity event, Fashion for a Passion, held in Fall in Dallas, Texas. [...] More

Live Out Loud Scholarship Program

  • Application Deadline: 3/1/2018
  • Amount: $10,000
  • The Live Out Loud Educational Scholarship was created to provide financial support for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) youth who are pursuing a college degree. Students must be graduating high school seniors from the Tri-State area including New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut. Awards are based on leadership, community service/involvement, academic achievement, personal [...] 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

Marathon Petroleum Scholars Program

  • Application Deadline: 1/15/2018
  • Amount: $10,000
  • The Marathon Petroleum Scholars Program was established to assist employees' children who plan to continue education in college or vocational school programs. Renewable and non-renewable scholarships are offered each year for full-time study at an accredited institution of the student's choice.

    Eligibility:
    -Children of regular full-time or regular part-time employees of Marathon or Speedway [...] More

Martin Luther King School Dream Foundation

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Martin Luther King School Dream Foundation was organized to provide scholarships for students who received high school diplomas or GED's no earlier than spring 1999; had a minimum two years' attendance at Martin Luther King Elementary School; have been accepted into a program at any accredited post-secondary school; have written an essay about their career and future dreams, and can document [...] More

Mary K. and Grace Feahr Williams Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • Grace Feahr Williams graduated from Saginaw High School in 1904 and her daughter Mary in 1935. Miss Williams was a school secretary in the Saginaw Public Schools for 43 years. She retired in 1981. The Mary K. and Grace Feahr Williams Scholarship was established in 2006 to give a graduating senior from Saginaw High School financial assistance to pursue their educational [...] More

Mary Rowena Cooper Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 8/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Mary Rowena Cooper Scholarship was established in January 1998 to provide financial aid for children of veterans who served in Vietnam. The non-renewable scholarship is for students seeking degrees, certificates, or diplomas at vocational/technical schools, colleges, or universities. Award amounts vary and are based on financial need.

    Eligibility:
    -Have achieved a current cumulative [...] More

Maximum Independence Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/16/2018
  • Amount: $1,000
  • Recognizing the ever-increasing need for financial assistance to help defray the cost of higher education, Goodwill Industries of Southwest Oklahoma and North Texas, Inc. (GoodwillSONT) will be awarding ten scholarships in the amount of $1,000 each in the spring to high school seniors. Our mission is to help people with disabilities and disadvantages achieve maximum independence; it is our hope [...] More

Melvin Kruger Endowed Scholarship Program

  • Application Deadline: 1/31/2018
  • Amount: $20,000
  • The National Roofing Foundation (NRF) has established a scholarship program to assist employees, immediate family members of employees or immediate family of NRCA contractor members who plan to pursue post-secondary education in college and vocational programs. Scholarship recipients will receive funding for up to four years of full-time study at any accredited post-secondary institution of the [...] More

Mercedes-Benz US International Scholarships

  • Application Deadline: 3/15/2018
  • Amount: $2,000
  • MBUSI established the program in 2003 to assist Alabama high school seniors and dependent children of MBUSI Team Members who plan to continue education in college or vocational school programs.

    If selected as a recipient, the student will receive a one-time scholarship. Up to ten (10) awards will be granted each year, with half of the scholarships being granted to children of Team Members, the [...] 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 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

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

Mildred Sorensen National Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/1/2018
  • Amount: $750
  • The Danish Sisterhood of America is very proud of its Scholarship and Grant Program. Our Scholarship and Grant Program is made possible through generous endowments and memorial funds and are being supplemented by donations from individual members, lodges, and districts of the Danish Sisterhood.

    To be eligible for the Mildred Sorensen National Scholarship, students must have a 2.5 GPA on a 4.0 [...] More

Ministerial Financial Assistance from the Baptist General Convention of Texas

  • Application Deadline: 7/15/2018
  • Amount: $1,125
  • The Baptist General Convention of Texas (also known as BGCT or Texas Baptists) provides generous support for theological education through funds given cooperatively by churches and individuals across the state. BGCT Ministerial Financial Assistance is for students who demonstrate a call to ministry and are preparing for ministry through enrollment in a degree program at one of the nine [...] More

Minnesota Indian Scholarship Program

  • Application Deadline: 7/1/2018
  • Amount: $50,000
  • Minnesota Indian Scholarship Program provides post-secondary financial assistance to eligible Minnesota resident students who are of one-fourth or more Indian ancestry and demonstrate financial need for an award.

    Scholarships are available to eligible Indian undergraduate students enrolled at least three-quarters of the time and graduate students enrolled at least [...] More

Minnesota Masonic Charities Vocational Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/1/2018
  • Amount: $2,000
  • The Minnesota Masonic Charities Scholarships Program is the most comprehensive in the state, offering worthy students more and diverse award opportunities. The program provides high school seniors, vocational students and college undergraduates with awards that are not only generous, but also renewable.

    Eligibility:
    -Must have graduated from a Minnesota high school and be a Minnesota [...] More

Mitchell/Tufts Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 5/13/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Dallas Foundation manages a number of scholarships for students with diverse interests. The Mitchell/Tufts Foundation Scholarship was established at The Dallas Foundation in 2014. The Goal of the Fund is to make a college degree or vocational certification possible for members or persons active in the life of a Presbyterian church in the Presbyterian Church USA (PCUSA)in North Central Texas, [...] More

National Help America Hard of Hearing Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/26/2018
  • Amount: $1,000
  • The scholarship is open nationally to high school seniors who have a hearing loss, which requires the use of hearing aid(s) in their daily life. The purpose of this scholarship is to help students with hearing challenges reach their full potential by giving them the gift of sound. This will further allow the students to build confidence and self-esteem as they prepare to begin their college or [...] More

National Help America See Low Vision Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/26/2018
  • Amount: $1,000
  • The scholarship is open nationally to high school seniors who are considered legally blind and have low vision or are visually impaired, requiring the use of visual aid(s), other than the use of eyeglasses, in their daily life. The purpose of this scholarship is to help students with visual challenges reach their full potential. This will further allow the students to build confidence and [...] More

National Help America See Scholarship for A Blind Student

  • Application Deadline: 3/26/2018
  • Amount: $1,000
  • The scholarship is open nationally to high school seniors who are considered legally blind and have low vision or are visually impaired, requiring the use of visual aid(s), other than the use of eyeglasses, in their daily life. The purpose of this scholarship is to help students with visual challenges reach their full potential. This will further allow the students to build confidence and [...] More

NCJW Jackson-Stricks Scholarships

  • Application Deadline: 4/15/2018
  • Amount: $2,500
  • The Jackson-Stricks Scholarships, offered by National Council of Jewish Women New York, are one-time awards of $2,500, and are available to students with physical challenges who are currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program in the New York Metropolitan Area.

    This scholarship provides grants to enable individuals with physical challenges to pursue academic study or vocational [...] More

Nebraska Elks Association Vocational Scholarship Grants

  • Application Deadline: 1/1/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The vocational scholarship grants are open to high school seniors who plan to attend a trade school, technical school or community college. These grants are for seniors who plan to attend a two-year (or less) vocational-technical program for an associate degree, diploma or certificate. It is not intended for students who will be attending a four-year college. You cannot submit applications to [...] More

Nels Andersen Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Saginaw County Child Development Centers, Inc. (1967-1998) was a pioneer in early childhood education. As an innovator of several groundbreaking projects for preschoolers and their parents, the agency successfully operated numerous programs, including Head Start. In recognition of one of the founding fathers of the Saginaw County Child Development Centers (SCCDC), the Board of Directors [...] More

NFIB Young Entrepreneur Award

  • Application Deadline: 12/18/2017
  • Amount: $15,000
  • The NFIB Young Entrepreneur Awards are non-renewable scholarships created to recognize young people who have demonstrated entrepreneurial spirit and initiative. The scholarships are valued between $2,000 and $15,000. The NFIB Young Entrepreneur program was established to raise awareness among the nation's youth of the critical role that private enterprise and entrepreneurship play in the building [...] More

NLEAFCF - Victoria Ovis Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 7/1/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Victoria Ovis Memorial scholarship is awarded annually to a child of a law enforcement officer or firefighter who was killed or permanently disabled in the line of duty. Awards are based on financial need as well as scholarship and other achievements, such as a demonstrated leadership, outstanding performance in the arts or sports, and/or volunteer activities benefiting the community. The [...] More

NLEAFCF - Vincent Bennett, Jr. Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 7/1/2018
  • Amount: $20,000
  • The Vincent Bennett, Jr. Memorial scholarship is awarded annually to an incoming freshman who is the child of a law enforcement officer or firefighter who was killed or permanently disabled in the line of duty. This award recognizes financial need, as well as academic achievement, and the candidate must show a strong commitment to service in the community. A declared major is not required, but [...] More

NLEAFCF General Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 7/1/2018
  • Amount: $20,000
  • General scholarships are for a single academic year. Awards are based on financial need as well as academic merit and other achievements, such as a demonstrated leadership, outstanding performance in the arts or sports, and/or volunteer activities benefiting the community. The number of scholarships varies from year to year. This scholarship is renewable up to a maximum of four (4) years, [...] More

Oklahoma Christian University Current Student Biblical Studies Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/1/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • Oklahoma Christian awards more than $19 million in institutional scholarships and grants every year. Generous donors make it possible for Oklahoma Christian to offer a variety of scholarships for new and returning students majoring in preaching, Bible, ministry, vocational ministry and more.

    For more information, visit our [...] More

Oklahoma Christian University New Student Biblical Studies Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/1/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • Oklahoma Christian University applicants interested in becoming Bible majors are encouraged to apply for College of Biblical Studies endowed scholarship awards. Generous donors make it possible for Oklahoma Christian to offer a variety of scholarships for new and returning students majoring in preaching, Bible, ministry, vocational ministry and more. Award amounts vary based on academic profile [...] More

Olga Christensen National Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/1/2018
  • Amount: $500
  • The Danish Sisterhood of America is very proud of its Scholarship and Grant Program. Our Scholarship and Grant Program is made possible through generous endowments and memorial funds and are being supplemented by donations from individual members, lodges, and districts of the Danish Sisterhood.

    To be eligible for the Olga Christensen National Scholarship, applicants must have a 2.5 GPA on a [...] More

Osage Nation Higher Education Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 5/11/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Osage Nation Higher Education Scholarship is available to Osage students with an Osage tribal membership card attending a college or university. Please be aware this is not an entitlement program and students will remain eligible if all requirements and compliance is maintained per the Osage Nation Department of Education – Higher Education Scholarships and Incentives Policy and Procedures. [...] More

OSWILG/Harry S. Chandler Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/22/2018
  • Amount: $1,000
  • The Harry S. Chandler Memorial Scholarship is to be used by a high school graduate from Multnomah, Clackamas, Washington, Clark, Marion, Columbia, Umatilla, or Coos counties in Oregon. Applicants are asked to submit a 2-page essay addressing the meaning of diversity, how diversity has influenced your life so far, the role that diversity will play in achieving your educational goals and/or the [...] 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

PAF's Scholarships for Survivors

  • Application Deadline: 2/25/2018
  • Amount: $3,000
  • The purpose of our scholarship program is to provide support to individuals that are legal residents of the United States of America, under the age of 25, who have been diagnosed with or treated for cancer, a chronic, or life threatening debilitating disease within the past five years. Applicant must write an essay on how their diagnosis has impacted their life and their future goals.

    For [...] More

Palo Alto Rotary Club Vocational Scholarships

  • Application Deadline: 3/1/2018
  • Amount: $2,000
  • The Rotary Club of Palo Alto Vocational Scholarships for the upcoming school year are intended to provide financial assistance to students who wish to enroll in an accredited vocational program at regional schools, such as the community colleges in San Mateo and Santa Clara counties. Eligible students will enroll in a program leading to a certificate or degree in a vocational field. These [...] More

Patsy Takemoto Mink Foundation Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 8/1/2018
  • Amount: $5,000
  • Established in 2003, the Patsy Takemoto Mink Education Foundation aims to carry on some of Congresswoman Mink's most ardent commitments: educational access, support, and opportunity for low-income women, especially mothers; and educational enrichment for children.

    To be eligible for this award, applicants must meet the following criteria:
    - Must be a woman of at least 17 years of age
    - [...] More

Pauahi Foudation Scholarship Program for Kamehameha Schools Seniors

  • Application Deadline: 12/16/2017
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Pauahi Foundation administers scholarships that have been created by private donors and awards these scholarships supporting college level areas of study, as well as trade and vocational courses. Many awards may be determined based on merit, while some include specific criteria such as geographic location, field of study, financial need or grade point averages.

    Eligibility:
    -Be a [...] More

Pauahi Foundation Public Scholarships

  • Application Deadline: 3/18/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Pauahi Foundation administers scholarships that have been created by private donors and awards these scholarships supporting college level areas of study, as well as trade and vocational courses. Many awards may be determined based on merit, while some include specific criteria such as geographic location, field of study, financial need or grade point averages.

    Scholarships are available [...] 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

Pfizer Soozie Courter Hemophilia Scholarship Program

  • Application Deadline: 5/6/2018
  • Amount: $4,000
  • Scholarships will be awarded to applicants with hemophilia A or hemophilia B who present the best combination of a creative and persuasive essay, excellent recommendations, and superior academic standing.

    To be eligible, you must:
    -Have been diagnosed with hemophilia A or hemophilia B
    -Be a U.S. resident attending a school in the U.S.
    -Be a high school senior or graduate, have completed [...] More

Pine Cone Foundation Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 5/15/2018
  • Amount: $5,350
  • The Pine Cone Foundation (PCF) is a 501c3, and its mission is to support the higher education goals of learning disabled students in Sacramento by offering multi-year scholarship monies to assist with community college expenses.

    The PCF scholarship program assists eligible students with documented learning disabilities who demonstrate academic promise, plan to enroll at a PCF partner [...] More

Pittsburgh Metropolitan Area Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Scholarships

  • Application Deadline: 4/30/2018
  • Amount: $2,000
  • The Pittsburgh Metropolitan Area Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (PMAHCC) realizes the substantial rewards of giving a way into educational opportunities to eager Hispanic students. PMAHCC supports scholarship funds of the Hispanic community in Pittsburgh and continues to give time and effort in the accumulation and security of their resources to benefit the continuous rise of the number of [...] More

Pride Foundation Scholarships

  • Application Deadline: 1/13/2018
  • Amount: $10,000
  • The Pride Foundation offers more than 50 different scholarships though there is only one application to complete. Scholarships are available to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and straight-ally (straight and supportive of LGBT issues) students as well as students from LGBT families. Students must either be residents of Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon or Washington (but may study [...] More

Randy Greve Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: $1,000
  • To be eligible for the Randy Greve Memorial Scholarship, the applicant must be Botkins high school (Shelby Co., Ohio) senior. Preference is given to students pursuing a two-year vocational or technical program (secondary consideration to four-year degree applicants).

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

Roadway Worker Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: $6,000
  • The American Traffic Safety Services Foundation Roadway Worker Memorial Scholarship Program, awarded annually, provides financial assistance for post-high school education to the dependents (children or spouses) of roadway workers killed or permanently disabled in work zone accidents, including mobile operations and the installation of roadway safety features. Spouses of fallen workers and [...] More

Robert H. Short/Cumberland Community Foundation Scholars Program

  • Application Deadline: 3/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • CF's largest scholarship program is the Robert H. Short/Cumberland Community Foundation Scholars Program. This program is made possible by an endowment gift from the estate of Robert H. Short. A successful businessman and a brilliant investor, Short always regretted that he had not attended college. He acquired his wealth through hard work, conservative living, and a successful self-designed [...] More

Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC) Scholars Award

  • Application Deadline: 1/18/2018
  • Amount: $1,000
  • RMHC U.S. Scholarships are for students in the United States living in areas where there are participating local RMHC Chapters. Please note that not all Chapters offer all four scholarships.

    Eligibility:
    -Must be a current high school senior who is eligible to attend a two- or four-year college, university or vocational/technical school
    -Must be a legal U.S. resident
    -Must be less than 21 [...] More

Ronald McDonald House Charities African American Future Achievers

  • Application Deadline: 1/18/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • Local Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC) Chapters, with support from RMHC Global and McDonald's Corporation (McDonald's), offer scholarships to students from communities who face limited access to educational and career opportunities.

    Eligibility:
    -Currently enrolled high school seniors who have at least one parent of African American or Black Caribbean heritage and who are eligible to [...] More

Ronald McDonald House Charities of Northeastern Ohio, Inc.

  • Application Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: Varies
  • With education costs spiraling ever higher, a college education is beyond the financial reach of many outstanding students. The RMHC Scholarship Program opens the door to higher education for graduating high school seniors who face limited access to educational and career opportunities.

    Ronald McDonald House Charities of Northeastern Ohio, Inc., (RMHC-NEO) will award 60 scholarships for [...] 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 Community Foundation - Collaborative Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Saginaw Community Foundation (SCF) established the SCF Collaborative Scholarships in 2006 as a collaboration of tributes to individuals and organizations.

    Eligibility:
    -Must have a minimum 2.0 GPA
    -Saginaw County resident
    -High school or college student
    -Pursuing an undergraduate, graduate, vocational, or associate degree
    -Attend a Michigan college or university, unless an [...] 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

Screen Actors Guild John L. Dales Scholarship Fund - Transitional Scholarships

  • Application Deadline: 3/15/2018
  • Amount: $4,000
  • Applicants for the SAG-AFTRA Foundation Transitional Scholarships will be selected in accordance with the following criteria:

    -Applicants must be a SAG-AFTRA member with at least 10 years of vested pension credits OR a lifetime earnings of $150,000 within the SAG-AFTRA jurisdiction
    -Submit a transcript of all high school, college and university courses and evaluation, SAT or ACT scores, and [...] More

Second Marine Division Association Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2018
  • Amount: $1,000
  • The Second Marine Division Association Memorial Scholarship is an annual scholarship grant in the form of a check made payable to the applicant and the school. Applicants must reapply each year. In recent years, the value of the grant has averaged $1,000 per year.

    Applicant must be an unmarried dependent son, daughter or grandchild of an individual who has served in the 2nd Marine Division or [...] More

Selma McKrill Brown Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Selma McKrill Brown Scholarship provides financial assistance to any person seeking to improve his or her skills or advance his or her education by attending any properly accredited or certified educational organization or program. The recipients are selected by a scholarship committee after carefully considering the scholastic record, financial need, record of service in the Armed Forces (if [...] More

Sertoma Hard of Hearing or Deaf Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 5/1/2018
  • Amount: $1,000
  • Sertoma's Scholarship for the hard of hearing or deaf, is the leading funder of scholarships for hard of hearing or deaf students since the program's inception in 1994. Students with a clinically-significant bilateral hearing loss, graduating from high school, or undergraduate students pursuing four-year college degrees in any discipline are eligible for the scholarship. [...] More

SFM Foundation Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/31/2018
  • Amount: $10,000
  • SFM Foundation is a non-profit organization created to administer a post-secondary education scholarship program to benefit children of workers disabled or fatally injured in work-related accidents.

    Basic eligibility requirements:
    -Must be the natural, adopted, step-child or full dependent of a worker injured or killed in a work-related accident during the course and scope of employment with [...] More

Shaw-Worth Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/25/2018
  • Amount: $3,500
  • The Shaw-Worth Memorial Scholarship honors New England high school seniors who demonstrate a humane ethic. Each award is given as payment to the college, university, or specialized training academy at which the recipient will be matriculating in fall of the upcoming academic year. Students from New England public, private, parochial and vocational schools are eligible.

    Actions meriting the [...] More

Sid Richardson Memorial Scholarship Fund

  • Application Deadline: 3/31/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Sid Richardson Memorial Scholarship Fund provides scholarships for college and graduate education and post-secondary vocational training for children and grandchildren of eligible retirees and employees of businesses previously owned and operated by Sid Richardson and designated successor companies and organizations. There are no limits to the number of eligible family members who may apply [...] 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

Spring Meadow Nursery Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 5/31/2018
  • Amount: $3,000
  • The Spring Meadow Scholarship Fund is dedicated to helping aspiring students from across the country obtain a degree in horticulture. Applicants must be enrolled in an accredited undergraduate or graduate program in landscape, horticulture, vocational agriculture, or related discipline. Applicant must be interested in woody plant production, wood plant propagation, woody plant breeding, and/or [...] More

State Farm Good Neighbor Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: $5,000
  • The State Farm Companies Foundation believes all children deserve an education that helps them reach their potential and prepares them for life. The State Farm Good Neighbor Scholarship Program was established to provide financial assistance to students who plan to attend college, technical, or vocational school, but may not be able to meet the expenses of a higher education without such aid and [...] More

SVC Foundation Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 12/1/2017
  • Amount: $10,000
  • The SVC scholarship fund is intended to further the education of any individual who is entering or is currently enrolled in a course of study related to vacuum coating technology at an accredited educational institution may apply. Past scholarship winners are welcome to re-apply, provided that they still meet the required criteria. Preference will be given to practioners, undergraduate and [...] More

Swiss Benevolent Society of San Francisco Need & Merit Scholarships

  • Application Deadline: 4/30/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Swiss Benevolent Society General Scholarship, the Silvia & Jacques Iselin Scholarship and the Willy Isler Scholarship are based on need and merit and are available to deserving students entering college through postgraduate studies. Students must demonstrate financial need, be worthy, show an aptitude for their chosen field of study and a minimum G.P.A. of 3.2 for the last two years in high [...] More

Taco Bell Live Más Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: $25,000
  • We're looking for the next generation of innovators, creators and dreamers - whose post-high school education we will help fund. This is a one-of-a-kind opportunity for the next generation. Create and submit a video (2 minutes or less in length) that tells us the story of your life's passion. It could be a short film, animation or just a simple testimonial. This is not about how well you can make [...] More

TEDS PhD G. Walter Hansen Fellowship

  • Application Deadline: 1/15/2018
  • Amount: $10,000
  • The G. Walter Hansen Fellowship supports three Ph.D. students whose vocational interests and academic research focus on yielding more faithful and effective strategies for biblical-theological ministry, creating a global culture of collaboration among evangelical ministers of the Word.

    The Hansen Fellowship awards unrestricted fellowships to talented incoming and returning full-time TEDS Ph.D. [...] More

The AIEF Undergraduate Scholarship Program

  • Application Deadline: 4/4/2018
  • Amount: $2,000
  • The American Indian Education Foundation was established to support educational opportunities for American Indian and
    Alaska Native students. Our vision is strong, self-sufficient American Indian communities. Scholarships are awarded for each school year and are chosen by a national selection committee. Decisions are based on an overall assessment of the application.

    Applicant [...] More

The Biogen Hemophilia Scholarship Program

  • Application Deadline: 4/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • At Biogen, we believe knowledge is the first step to empowerment. We're proud to enable students with hemophilia to pursue their passions through a wide range of academic scholarships, including individual awards for vocational/technical schools, community colleges, and four-year colleges and universities.

    To be eligible, you must be a U.S. citizen or legal permanent resident diagnosed with [...] More

The Chesapeake Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/17/2018
  • Amount: $80,000
  • The Dallas Foundation manages a number of scholarships for students with diverse interests. The Chesapeake Energy Scholarship was established at The Dallas Foundation by Chesapeake Energy Corporation. The goal of the Fund is to make a college degree or vocational certification possible for minority and socially disadvantaged youth.

    Eligibility:
    - Be a graduating senior at one of the [...] More

The Chief Petty Officer Scholarship Fund

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2018
  • Amount: $2,000
  • You are eligible to apply for the CPO Scholarship only if your sponsor achieved the rank of Chief Petty Officer in the United States Navy. Furthermore, your sponsor must be currently serving on Active duty or Reserve duty, or must have been honorably discharged, transferred to Fleet Reserve status, or Retired from the Naval Service as a Chief, Senior Chief, or Master Chief Petty Officer. [...] More

The Clara Abbott Foundation Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/15/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Clara Abbott Foundation offers need-based scholarships to help the dependent children of Abbott employees attend accredited colleges or universities, community colleges, vocational and trade schools. Awards are offered to students enrolled in full- or part-time studies to obtain their first undergraduate degree.

    Current employees must have a minimum of two years of continuous Abbott [...] More

The Explore More Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 5/1/2018
  • Amount: $3,000
  • Applicants to the DIRECTV Scholarship Program must be:
    -Dependent children, age 24 and under, of full-time DIRECTV employees in good standing (no current or pending disciplinary action) who have a minimum of 90 days of employment with the company as of May 1 and who are still employed and in good standing at the time awards are paid
    -U.S. and Latin American high school seniors, graduates, or [...] More

The George Snow Scholarship Fund

  • Application Deadline: 2/1/2018
  • Amount: Varies
  • The George Snow Scholarship Fund offers need-based scholarships to high school seniors attending:
    -All Palm Beach County High Schools
    -Blanche Ely and Pompano Beach High Schools in Northern Broward County
    -All Homeschooled students who will be attending a high school in Palm Beach County or Blanche Ely and Pompano Beach High Schools in Northern Broward County
    -Women in Miami/Dade County, [...] 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 JSSA Educational Scholarship Fund

  • Application Deadline: 5/2/2018
  • Amount: $6,000
  • Scholarships are awarded annually to a high school senior who has completed significant volunteer services within the local Jewish community in addition to high school graduation service requirements. The JSSA Educational Scholarship Fund is awarded primarily based on financial need, and recipients are eligible for up to two years of funding.

    Applicants must be:
    -A high school senior at a [...] More

The Mary Lou Marks Smith Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/1/2018
  • Amount: $1,000
  • GCFM believes in supporting education. Horticulture-based education is supported by the Garden Club Federation of Maine, GCFM Districts and GCFM local garden clubs. It is today's students that will be the leaders of tomorrow, ensuring the preservation of our natural resources of the planet Earth. Applicants majoring in: horticulture, floriculture, landscape design, conservation, forestry, botany, [...] More

The PepsiCo Foundation ExCEL Awards

  • Application Deadline: 2/3/2018
  • Amount: $20,000
  • The ExCEL Awards encourage and support post-secondary education for children of PepsiCo employees. The awards are offered worldwide for undergraduate study at four-year colleges and universities, two-year colleges and vocational-technical schools. Students may attend college in any country.

    Sons and daughters of PepsiCo employees who meet the criteria listed below are eligible to apply for [...] More

The Shire / Michael Yasick ADHD Scholarship Program

  • Application Deadline: 3/8/2018
  • Amount: $2,000
  • The Michael Yasick ADHD Scholarship by Shire recognizes and supports individuals diagnosed with ADHD in the U.S. who are pursuing higher education. The scholarship includes a $2,000 monetary award and a prepaid year of ADHD coaching from the Edge Foundation to assist in meeting the challenges of higher education. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website. [...] More

The Silver Shield Foundation

  • Application Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Silver Shield Foundation has been helping children of police officers and firefighters killed in the line of duty with the cost of their education. We set aside an education fund for each surviving child to assist with tuition payments for prep school, college and university undergraduate and graduate school, vocational and technical school, and tutoring services. The tuition assistance [...] More

The Tang Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/30/2018
  • Amount: $15,000
  • This scholarship is to help LGBT youth (ages 17-25) proudly achieve educational pursuits and dreams without shame. Students who self-identify as Asian/Pacific Islander and gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgender; (at least 25 percent API ancestry); and who are involved in the GLBT community are eligible to apply. Students must graduate from a high school in one of the nine (9) Bay Area counties: [...] More

The Winston-Salem A.F. Clement Trust

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2018
  • Amount: $2,000
  • The A.F. Clement Trust Scholarship was established in 1970 and repurposed in 2011 to provide scholarships for students who have been in foster care or had two deceased parents prior to the student's 18th birthday. The scholarship may provide up to two renewable awards for students who will pursue post-secondary education or vocational training leading to a certificate, degree, or diploma. [...] 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

Tidewater AGC Educational Scholarships

  • Application Deadline: 11/18/2017
  • Amount: $5,000
  • Tidewater AGC of Virginia is offering academic scholarships for the purpose of assisting students interested in pursuing a career in engineering, design, construction and related professions.

    Eligibility:
    -Must be enrolled in a two-year or four-year college or university, vocational technical or community college/continuing education program
    -Must be pursuing a construction-related degree [...] 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

Trina M. Batchelor Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2018
  • Amount: $1,500
  • The Trina M. Batchelor Memorial Scholarship was established by Stephen P. Batchelor in 2013 in memory of Trina M. Batchelor to provide scholarships to graduating high school seniors who attend a Forsyth County high school and reside in the Foundation's service area. The scholarship may provide a non-renewable award for students who will pursue full-time
    undergraduate degrees from accredited [...] More

Two Ten Higher Education Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2018
  • Amount: $12,000
  • Two Ten Higher Education Scholarships is a need-based scholarship program, with awards based on financial need in addition to academic performance and personal character. Applicants or their parents must have a minimum of two years' employment in the footwear industry (1,000 hours over two years). Students must be enrolled or about to enroll in an accredited two or four-year college, university, [...] More

UCT Scholarship Program

  • Application Deadline: 11/15/2017
  • Amount: $2,500
  • UCT has been dedicated to helping people with intellectual disabilities for more than 40 years. One of the ways that the organization does this is to provide scholarships to individuals who are pursuing college degrees or certification to teach persons with intellectual disabilities. The following are the qualifications for individuals who wish to apply for a UCT scholarship:

    Eligibility:
    -Be [...] More

VFW Voice of Democracy Competition

  • Application Deadline: 11/1/2017
  • Amount: $30,000
  • Since 1947, the Voice of Democracy has been the Veterans of Foreign Wars' (VFW's) premier scholarship program. Each year, almost 40,000 high school students compete for more than $2 million in scholarships and incentives. Students compete by writing and recording an audio essay on an annual patriotic theme.

    The VFW established the Voice of Democracy program (VOD) in 1947 to provide students [...] More

Vocational (Bettinger, Holden & Perry) Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 5/1/2018
  • Amount: $4,000
  • The Vocational (Bettinger, Holden & Perry) scholarship requires students to be in a one or two-year program with the intent to become a grower or greenhouse manager. The vocational scholarship awards a scholarship in honor of:
    Leonard Bettinger, who was a successful greenhouse grower in the Bettinger Farms family business in Toledo, Ohio, and was president of the BPI trade association from [...] More

Washington Women in Need Education Grant

  • Application Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: $5,000
  • Washington Women in Need (WWIN) makes grants to low-income women in Washington state who are ready for transformation and looking to build a better future for themselves, their families, and their communities for generations to come. The Education Grant provides up to $5,000 in funding over the course of one calendar year. It can be used to pay for tuition, mandatory fees, and required books and [...] More

WFLA National Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/1/2018
  • Amount: $4,000
  • Western Fraternal Life Association recognizes the need for higher education and the increasing cost of obtaining this goal for its members. Ten national scholarships will be awarded annually for up to $1,000 to qualified WFLA members attending college or vocational programs. Traditional and nontraditional students are eligible.

    The applicant must be a WFLA member in good standing for two years [...] More

William J. Blair Scholarship Fund

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2018
  • Amount: $1,500
  • This fund was created through an estate gift from William J. Blair. Scholarships provide assistance to graduating seniors and families from any Fort Collins high school who are unable to pay for a college or vocational school education. Applicant must be a graduating senior, attending a post-secondary college or vocational school, and rank in the upper 50% of the graduating class. An essay is [...] More

Woman-to-Woman Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: $500
  • The purpose of this scholarship is to provide a source of education support for women who reside in the South Plains area, who are 50 years of age or older, and find themselves in need of additional education or vocational training in order to obtain employment or to make a needed change in their current employment situation.

    Women who are 50 years of age or older and who reside in the South [...] 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

Women's Independence Scholarship Program

  • Application Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: $2,000
  • The objective of the Women's Independence Scholarship Program is to help survivors of intimate partner abuse obtain an education that will, in turn, offer them the chance to secure employment, personal independence, and self-sufficiency. Support is available for full or part-time students interested in attending accredited programs at educational institutions listed below, in order of [...] More

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