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Michigan Scholarships

The following scholarships are offered for Michigan students. Read each scholarship for a description of the scholarship and directions on how to apply. Any scholarship that does not have a specific deadline date has not yet been posted for this school year. Scholarships that have last years dates are left posted so that parents and students will have an idea of when the scholarship will become available. Please check back, scholarships are updated daily.

 

Michigan Student Scholarships

This website provides a comprehensive database of scholarships for students in Michigan. Download the newsletter from:

https://www.studentscholarships.org/2017scholarships.php

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American Legion Scholarships

All of the scholarships available can be found at: http://www.michiganlegion.org/scholarships

Deadline... Will vary by scholarship

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The Beauty + Wellness Scholarship for Women

We're awarding $4,000/year in college scholarships to support the health of college women,  each quarter we award $1,000 + a care package filled with healthy organic goodies to young women who are striving to maintain their health and wellness as they pursue their higher education goals. 

Here is a brief summary of the eligibility requirements:

  • Award: $1,000
  • Quarterly Deadlines:January 1, March 31st, June 30th, and September 30th every year
  • Eligibility:

        + Must be a graduating high school senior, current college undergraduate, or current graduate student at a 4-year, 2-year, vocational, or technical school in the United States.

        + Must be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident

        + Must identify as female.

        + We welcome all majors and GPAs to apply!

Apply Online at: https://www.skincareox.com/scholarship/

Deadline... There are multiple deadlines to choose from 

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 Back to the Bricks Scholarship

  1. Scholarships will be granted to high school seniors seeking a career in the
    automotive field but not exclusively, i.e., in auto-body repair/painting, automotive
    design, auto mechanics, electrical/manufacturing/mechanical engineering,
    robotics, sales and marketing, software development for automotive applications,
    welding, or a STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math)
    related career.
  2.  All applications must be towards attending a post-secondary accredited school.
  3.  Preference is given to applicants attending a local college, university, technical
    school or institution, but not required.
  4.  Students already enrolled into a post-secondary program may apply but must be in
    good academic standing with the school they are currently enrolled in.
  5. All applicants shall include an essay from 200-500 words on why they should be
    granted a scholarship. We encourage each applicant to include a personal
    accounting as to how the automotive industry or hobby has impacted their lives.
  6. Scholarships will be on a ‘one-time’ basis.
  7.  Include at least one letter of recommendation with your application.
  8. Each application shall include a transcript of grades (11th and 12th grades for high
    school applicants and for those already enrolled into a post-secondary school a
    current transcript of their grades).
  9. The scholarship may be used for tuition and fees.

Applications are available in the guidance office.

Deadline...March 15, 2018

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American Association of Blacks in Energy Scholarship

The American Association of Blacks in Energy is a professional association composed of African Americans in the energy industry. Through its Scholarship Program, the Association seeks to help increase the number of African Americans, Hispanics and Native Americans (underrepresented minorities) in energy related fields. By doing so, we help our nation address a critical need and a challenge to our future economic vitality in the world market. 

To be eligible for a new scholarship, all four (4) of the following requirements must be met: 1. The student must have an unweighted academic average of “B” or better (3.0 on a 4.0 scale). 2. The student must be a graduating high school senior who intends to enroll the next semester following high school graduation in an accredited college or university. 3. The student must plan to major in business, one of the physical sciences, technology, engineering or mathematic fields in preparation for a career in the energy sector. 4. The student must be one of the historically underrepresented minorities in the sciences, technology, engineering and math related disciplines. (African American, Hispanic or Native American)

Selection Scholarship recipients - known as AABE Scholars - are determined each spring by the organization’s local chapter scholarship committee for local scholarships and by the National Scholarship Committee for national scholarships. Recipients will receive notification of their selection.  The Michigan Chapter of AABE will award multiple scholarships. The top candidates from each chapter are sent to compete for a $3,000 Regional and a $5,000 National Award. The “Rufus D. Gladney” Premier Award of $5,000 is given annually for a maximum of four years to the candidate who is judged to demonstrate the most outstanding achievement and promise

Pick up an application in the Guidance Office 

Deadline....March 15, 2018

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 David's Faith & Hope for Life Foundation Scholarship

The David Barns Scholarship will be awarded to a high school senior that best represents David’s athletic prowess, academic excellence, and commitment to the community. The scholarship will provide $2,500 of financial assistance for college tuition. Additionally, the scholarship is eligible for renewal for three years, assuming good academic standing, continued community involvement, and a service commitment to the Foundation. You can download the application and apply online at: http://www.faithhopelife.com/ or Pick up an application in the Guidance Office. 

Deadline... March 16, 2018

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 Albert Flegenheimer Memorial and Next Generation Scholarship

Applicants must have participated in the Michigan Sugar Youth Sugarbeet program at one time and have completed a sugarbeet project. Applicants must be a high school senior graduating in 2018 or a college freshman of the same year. The winner of the Albert Flegenheimer Memorial Scholarship will receive $2,500. The runner-up will be awarded the Next Generation Scholarship of $1,000. Pick up an application in Guidance Office.

Deadline.... March 31, 2018

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William G. Coyne Memorial Scholarship

Credit Union One is offering a $2,000 scholarship and eight $1,000 scholarships. In order to be eligible you must:

*Complete 30 or more hours of documented, qualified community service during Junior/Senior years of high school ending April 1, 2018

*Be a 2018 graduating high school senior

*Be a member of a family that has belonged to Credit Union ONE of Michigan for a minimum of six months (in good standing)

*Have a cumulative high school grade point average of 3.0 or above

* Plan to enroll in, beginning in the fall of 2018, a full-time undergraduate course of study at an accredited two or four-year college or university, or accredited trade or vocational school. Employees of Credit Union ONE of Michigan and their immediate family are ineligible to receive a scholarship.

Pick up an application in the Guidance Office

Deadline....April 1, 2018

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Michigan Retailers Association Scholarship

$1,500 scholarships will be awarded to seniors planning to attend a public or private college and $ 1,000 community colleges students.  These awards are for one year and are not based on financial need.  Eligibility requirements apply based on MRA participation, please see the eligibility guidelines for full details.  Interested students may call MRA at 1-800-366-3699 to request an application or apply online at: www.retailers.com 

Deadline... April 2, 2018

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Redefining Ready! Scholarship 

As part of the Redefining Ready! movement, AASA is partnering with Hobsons to offer the 2018 Redefining Ready! National Scholarship. The scholarship contest allows America's graduating high school seniors the opportunity to tell the world how they are college, career and life ready. 

Sixteen scholarships will be awarded to high school graduating seniors, including a grand prize of $5,000. Winners will be based on a 30-second video entry and a short essay (under 250 words) on readiness. Creativity counts, but so does honest, authentic and compelling content.

For more information and official contest rules, visit www.redefiningready.org/national-scholarship. 

Deadline....April 2, 2018

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 CGStudio Scholarship

CGStudio, a leading online marketplace for 3D models, has established a scholarship program to help support talented students with an interest in the 3D industry. The topic for our first scholarship is:

“Influential and Inspirational Digital Artists” 

Digital art and computer graphics have revolutionized how we interact with the world, from our entertainment to our education and many points in between. We want to hear about how a digital art creator has influenced you. Write an essay about an animator, video game designer, or other person in the digital art field whom you admire. Explain why you admire them and/or how their accomplishments shaped their industry. We want to hear from the future artists (or fans) of our industry - let us know who has positively influenced your life.

Scholarship Requirements

  • Research and write an essay on the following topic: “Influential and Inspirational Digital Artists”
  • Essay length should be 500 - 1000 words
  • Essay should be submitted to scholarships@cgstudio.com as an attached doc with the filename containing both the first and last name of the entrant, e.g. JOHN_SMITH
  • Deadline for submission: 11:59 p.m. (GMT -5:00) on April 16, 2018
  • You must be an active and graduating high school senior, or currently and actively enrolled as a full-time undergraduate or graduate college student
  • 3.0 minimum GPA

Winners will be notified via email and will be announced on this page no later than May 2018.

Terms & Conditions

  • Eligibility – Employees of CGStudio, its affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, and suppliers, (collectively the “Employees”), and immediate family members and/or those living in the same household of Employees are not eligible to apply for the Scholarship. Winner will be required to provide proof of enrollment status and GPA upon selection.
  • Selection of Winner – the applicants will be reviewed and a winner will be selected by representatives of CGStudio. Judging will be based on originality, quality of writing, and impact of the essay on our judges. CGStudio reserves the right to share the content and information of the winning submission and applicant.
  • Payout of Scholarship – CGStudio will pay the 1st place winner $1,500 and 2nd place winner $1,000 directly to the accredited educational institution they will be attending. Payments will be made via Paypal, direct deposit, or check. Any state taxes applicable to the awarding of the scholarship will be paid from the scholarship amount.
  • Essays must be wholly the original work of the submitting applicant. Plagiarism will not be tolerated.

Deadline...April 16, 2018 

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MCPA Scholarship

A senior who is eligible for graduation and is currently enrolled in a work-based learning experience (Co-op and Unpaid Learner) is eligible to apply for this scholarship. 2 $1,000 scholarships will be awarded. A resume, references, transcript, current schedule, letter of recommendation, and photo release will be required.

Pick up an application in Guidance Office.

Deadline... April 16, 2018

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AAA Michigan's School Safety Patrol Scholarship Program

Scholarships of $1,000 will be awarded to four graduating seniors attending a Michigan public, private, or charter high school. Students must show documented proof of AAA Michigan School Safety Patrol participation in elementary or middle school, good academic standing and a strong record of involvement in the community and/or extra curricular activities.  A personal letter of introduction must be included describing community and extra-curricular activities and what being a Safety Patroller meant to them also two letters of recommendation (1 from school official and 1 from community representative). Pick up an application in Guidance Office. Student applications and letter of introduction are due to Mrs. Lord in the Guidance Office by the Deadline date.  Applicants will be screened by a selection committee at Flushing High School and only one applicant will be recommended for this scholarship from Flushing High School to AAA Michigan.   

Deadline...May 11, 2018

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2018 Law & Justice Scholarship

Requirements:

- Applicant must be enrolled in and plan to attend a college/university during the 2018-2019 school year.

- Proof of enrollment to an accredited college/university.

- Have a minimum 3.0 GPA.

Award Amount: $750

Application: 

Only online applications will be accepted. The application can be found at: http://hbolawfirm.com/law-justice-scholarship/

Deadline...May 31, 2018

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Michigan Sugar Queen Scholarship

The Michigan Sugar Queen Scholarship offers one $2,000 scholarship and two $1,000 scholarships to three top candidates. The scholarships are offered on a competitive basis to females at least 18 years old (by end of June, 2017) and not older than 23 (during her reign), who has maintained an overall 3.0 grade point average for the past four years and will be continuing her studies at an accredited college in the state of Michigan.

Candidates must submit a completed application form, a current picture and two written recommendations. Recommendations could be from teachers, counselors, pastor, employer or other respected business officials. Applicants must be a resident of a county where sugarbeets are grown; Arenac, Bay, Clinton, Genesee, Gladwin, Gratiot, Huron, Ionia, Iosco, Isabella, Lapeer, Midland, Montcalm, Ogemaw, Saginaw, Sanilac, Shiawassee, St. Clair and Tuscola.               

Applications can be mailed to Barb Wallace, Queen Coordinator, Michigan Sugar Company, 122 Uptown Drive, Suite 300., Bay City, MI 48708, by April 28, 2017. If you have any questions, please call 989-686-0161 or email Barb.Wallace@MichiganSugar.com.

Pick up an Application in the Guidance Office

Deadline...April 27, 2018

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UEW Healthcare EEOICPA Scholarship

UEW Healthcare is pleased to offer the UEW Healthcare EEOICPA Scholarship. The Scholarship is open nationwide to those who will be attending college fall semester of 2018. Special consideration will be give to an undergraduate who is interested in pursuing a career in Home Healthcare and knows someone that worked in the nuclear industry and was subsequently approved for benefits under the Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program (EEOICPA), but anyone meeting the requirements & can demonstrate an interested in pursuing a career in Healthcare will be considered.

This Award will be presented to current college students, but high school seniors who will be attending school in the fall semester of 2018 are also welcome to apply.

The award will be presented to a college student who is enrolled by the fall semester of 2018, but will not have graduated by fall semester of 2018 & is still attending courses at this time. This will be a one-time award.

The Scholarship will be judged on merit and need. Academic achievements as well as any leadership experiences will be taken in to account.

Apply online at:https://www.uewhealth.com/eeoicpa-reca/#scholarship-application

 Deadline.... July 31, 2018

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Aspiring Nurse Scholarship

Our website will award a $1,000 scholarship to an aspiring nurse who best demonstrates:

*A track record of academic excellence, particularly in science and mathematics
*A passion for the nursing profession and the overall field of healthcare .

This scholarship is open to all high school seniors who plan to pursue college education in nursing, including LPN / LVN, ADN, and BSN programs. Interested students may visit  https://www.nursingschoolsalmanac.com. Here they'll find detailed scholarship information and the official application form. 

Deadline.... August 31, 2018
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Kelsey’s Law Distracted Driving Awareness Scholarship

We are proud to share the second annual Kelsey’s Law Distracted Driving Awareness Scholarship for Michigan high school juniors and seniors.   You may be familiar with Kelsey's Law, which prohibits the use of cell phones for Level 1 and 2 drivers in the state. Our law firm teamed up with Kelsey's mother, Bonnie Raffaele, to honor Kelsey, inspire change in teens who drive distracted and help prevent car accidents.   

A total of $5,000 in college scholarships will be awarded in October among 4 winning student submissions throughout the state. High school juniors and seniors are eligible.

Apply online at: http://www.kelseyslaw.com/

Deadline.... August 31, 2018

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 The Circle Michigan Foundation

Student qualifications consist of the student having a minimum 2.5 GPA.  The student needs to be pursuing an undergraduate, graduate, associate or vocational degree in tourism or hospitality.  They need to have part or full-time enrollment at a Michigan college or university that has a tourism/hospitality program and be a Michigan resident.  The student needs to demonstrate their career goals in an essay; have overall involvement in work, school, and community activities; demonstrated leadership ability; letters of recommendation; and financial need. You can apply at: www.saginawfoundation.org/site/circle-michigan-scholarship/

Deadline.... Various Due Dates

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Horatio Alger Michigan Scholarship

This scholarship awards (15) $7,000 scholarships. The Horatio Alger Scholarships is funded on behalf of the Walter & Suzanne Scott Foundation. Students must be a full-time high school senior in Michigan, will graduate in 2018, have a strong commitment to pursue a Bachelor’s Degree at an accredited non-profit public or private institution in the United States (students may start their studies at a two-year institution and then transfer to a four-year institution), demonstrate critical financial need ($55,000 or lower adjusted gross family income is required), be involved in co-curricular and community service activities, display integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity and maintain a GPA of 2.0. You may apply online at https://scholars.horatioalger.org/scholarships/about-our-scholarship-programs/state-scholarships/

Deadline.... October 25, 2017

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MHSAA-Farm Bureau Insurance Scholar-Athlete Award

Eligibility requirements are that the student is enrolled and participating in interscholastic athletics at an MHSAA member school, they must be a senior, must have previously won a varsity letter prior to senior year and have a 3.5 GPA or higher. Please pick up an application in the guidance office. Please return applications to Mr. Lister by November 21st, 2017.

Deadline.... November 21, 2017

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Rare Foundation Scholarship

The RARE “Everyday Hero” Scholarship is for high school seniors planning to attend a Michigan college, university or post secondary school after graduating. The purpose is to engage young people in identifying everyday heroes throughout our state and through the process of discovery and writing, to become inspired about life’s possibilities. Winning students will receive a $2,500 scholarship toward tuition and honored at our annual Night of Heroes Dinner. The subject of the Everyday Hero essay may receive the RARE Everyday Hero Award and special recognition at the event. A selection committee will select the winners of the Everyday Hero Award. You can apply at: http://www.winningfutures.org/rare-everyday-heroes/scholarships/

Deadline.... December 1, 2017

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William D. & Jewel Brewer Scholarship

This scholarship is for residents of Michigan who are a son, daughter or grandchild of a veteran planning to attend any recognized college or university. The selection is based on students academic standing (2.5 GPA minimum), financial need, parents military service record, and student academic goals and intentions. Application link is available at: http://michiganlegion.org/assets/brewer2018.pdf

Deadline.... January 8, 2018

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MAB Foundation Scholarship

The MAB Foundation has approved an ongoing scholarship for Michigan High School seniors. Students who have been accepted at a MABF-approved Michigan college, university or trade school and plan to pursue a career in a broadcast-related field may enter. Each one-time scholarship award is $750. Application info and application are available at:http://michmab.com 

Deadline....January 12, 2018

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Annual CGTrader Scholarship 

What is the Annual CGTrader Scholarship?

CGTrader is the largest 3D model marketplace backed by the strong designer community of more than 500k members. CGTrader was founded with the goal to ensure fair marketplace conditions for 3D designers.

Each semester CGTrader challenges students to dig into the field of technology writing an essay on how innovative technologies are transforming our lives.

Enter the CGTrader Scholarship 2017 challenge to win $3,000 for your education bills. The best submission will be awarded $2,000 while the two runners-up will receive $500 each.

How to enter?

Write and submit an original essay on the topic “The future of technology in education”.

Technology has drastically changed the way we communicate, work and… learn. Some technologies have entered the classrooms and auditoriums easier than others - while computers are already given, smartphones are still considered more like a distraction than tool for learning. There are many more innovative technologies entering the market - virtual and augmented reality devices, sensors of all kinds and wearables to name a few. Will they ever enter traditional schools and universities? Will those enhance learning process or will disrupt it and totally transform the way of how we learn? Discuss any specific innovation or technology in general, possible applications or your vision of the intercept of technology and education.

 Requirements:

  • Write an essay on “The future of technology in education”
  • Essay length is 500-1000 words
  • Submit your essay via online form
  • Submission deadline - June 1, 2017
  • The winners will be announced on June 15, 2017, on CGTraderblog and notified directly via email provided upon the registration

Eligibility:

  • Minimum 2.5 GPA
  • High school senior, undergraduate or graduate student
  • Full-time enrolled in academic institution Jan 1, 2017 - May 31,2017

Information about the company

CGTrader is the largest 3D model platform for computer graphics, virtual/augmented reality and gaming, backed by a strong professional designer community. CGTrader gives talented 3D designers the opportunity to showcase their work, get valuable feedback from the community, learn from their peers and interact in a designer-friendly environment.

 Apply online at: https://www.cgtrader.com/scholarships

Deadline.... January 15, 2018

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 The $2,500 College Raptor Scholarship

College Raptor, the leader in helping college-bound students and families discover their personalized college cost estimates, is pleased to announce a new scholarship opportunity. The $2,500 College Raptor Scholarship encourages students to look past the sticker price of college and help pay for their education. Application info and application are available at: https://www.collegeraptor.com/2500Scholarship

Deadline... January 31, 2018

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$1500 Active living Scholarship by Bikesreviewed

This scholarship is open to legal residents and citizens of the United Kingdom, United States or Canada who have been accepted to study full-time at an accredited college or university. There are two ways to apply for the scholarship: video or essay. Application information is available at: https://bikesreviewed.com/scholarship/

Deadline... January 31, 2018

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The Michigan Council of Women in Technology Foundation Scholarships 

MCWT Foundation is offering scholarship opportunities for technology-focused high school seniors, GET-IT club high school seniors and women who will be enrolled full time in college-level courses for the 2018-2019 academic year at a Michigan university.

An applicant must be a female high-school student or currently enrolled college/university level student who is: 

  • A resident of the state of Michigan
  • A student with a 3.0 GPA or better
  • Enrolled (or will be enrolled) in a Michigan university
  • Enrolled (or will be enrolled) in a qualified program with a technology focus
  • A United States citizen

Application information is available at: https://mcwt.smapply.io/prog/2018-2019_college_scholarship_application/

Deadline...January 31, 2018

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America's Farmers Grow AG Leaders

America’s Farmers Grow Ag Leaders, sponsored by the Monsanto Fund, is giving students pursuing ag-related degrees the chance to earn a $1,500 college scholarship. Grow Ag Leaders scholarships are administered by the National FFA Organization as part of the National FFA Scholarship Program.

STUDENTS: All students must have an FFA.org account to access the application. Students must also meet general eligibility* to apply online at http://ffa.org/scholarships. *General eligibility requirements are located at http://ffa.org/scholarships – Frequently Asked Questions.

  • Eligibility for America’s Farmers Grow Ag Leaders scholarships:

o Students must:

  • Be high school seniors or enrolled in college.
  • Plan to pursue a degree or certification in specific areas of agriculture or chemical/ electrical/mechanical engineering (a complete list of majors is available in the America’s Farmers Grow Ag Leaders Program Overview or at https://www.americasfarmers.com/grow-ag-leaders/).
  • Live in a specific state/county 
  • Have a minimum 2.5 GPA on a 4.0 scale.
  • Obtain two online farmer endorsements – visit https://www.americasfarmers.com/grow-ag-leaders/ for the complete requirements.
  • Students do not have to be FFA members to apply.
  • Students do not have to live in the same county as the endorsing farmer.

DEADLINES:

Students – Submit online applications prior to 11:59 p.m.** EST on Feb. 1, 2018.

Farmers – Submit online endorsements prior to 11:59 p.m.** EST on Feb. 1, 2018.

Students – Mail required Signature Page postmarked no later than Feb. 8, 2018.

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Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship

Through its Mentoring and Leadership Development Program, the Jackie Robinson Foundation provides scholarships of up to $30,000 over four years to minority high school students showing leadership potential and demonstrating financial need to attend an accredited 4-year college or university of their choice.

To be eligible for a Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship, an applicant must:

  • Be a graduating high school senior;
  • Plan to attend an accredited and approved four-year institution within the United States;
  • Show leadership potential;
  • Demonstrate a dedication to community service;
  • Present evidence of financial need;
  • Be a United States citizen;
  • Have a minimum SAT score of 1,000 combined on the math and critical reading sections or a composite ACT score of 21;
  • Not possess a degree from a 2 or 4–year College when applying for the scholarship.

Deadline February 1, 2018

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The National Sorority of Phi Delta Kappa Inc. AnnualScholarship Award

This scholarship is intended for those pursuing a career inthe field of education. It is a $6,000.00 scholarship being awarded to one male and one
female in the mid-west region.

The Applicants shall:

  • Be a male or female who plans to enter college for training in the field of education
  • Complete the Undergraduate Scholarship
  • Show evidence of need by declaring family size and proof of family income (W2 or 1040)
  • Be a graduating senior at the time the application is
  • Submit official high school transcript, with Registrar’s
  • Submit official SAT/ACT
  • Attach a self-portrait (headshot) to the (Note: Failure to send a photo will result in an invalid application).
  • Apply through a Local Chapter Scholarship Chairperson in accordance with prescribed

Scholarship information and application available by clicking here 

Deadline....February 1, 2018. 

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MIAAA Scholarships

 The MIAAA is offering six $1,000 scholarships again this year to graduating senior student-athletes.

Each high school in Michigan may select one male and one female student-athlete.  The school’s Athletic Director must be a member of the MIAAA in order to nominate student-athletes and to be considered for the scholarships.

  • Student-athletes must meet the following criteria to be nominated:

o    A minimum cumulative GPA of 3.50 on a 4.0 scale

o    One Letter of Support from a school staff member

o    Must have earned a Varsity Letter in at least two different sports during their high school career

o    Complete application with approval signatures from Athletic Director and Principal

o    Application must be typed

Please find the application by visiting miaaa.com and click on "Scholarships" on the left side menu.  Or click on the following link:
http://miaaa.com/Scholarships/tabid/143/Default.aspx.

Deadline... February 1, 2018

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Jackie Robinson Scholarship

To be eligible for a Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship, an applicant must:

  • Be a graduating high school senior;
  • Plan to attend an accredited and approved four-year institution within the United States;
  • Show leadership potential;
  • Demonstrate a dedication to community service;
  • Present evidence of financial need;
  • Be a United States citizen;
  • Have a minimum SAT score of 1,000 combined on the math and critical reading sections or a composite ACT score of 21;
  • Not possess a degree from a 2 or 4–year College when applying for the scholarship.

The required components of the Jackie Robinson Foundation application are:

  • The online application, which includes four essay questions;
  • A professional, hi-resolution digital photo (headshots only, in a JPEG format) – you may submit a high school senior graduation photo;
  • One letter of recommendation (e.g. a teacher, a mentor, a guidance counselor, an employer);
  • SAT or ACT scores: If you have taken the SAT or ACT more than once, please enter your best scores from each test. NOTE: JRF does not consider the writing scores as part of your examination.

Apply Online at: https://secure.infosnap.com/family/login.aspx?ReturnUrl=%2ffamily%2fdirectaction.aspx

Deadline... February 1, 2018

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Michigan Engineering Scholarship

MSPE recognizes that an engineering education is the foundation upon which the engineering profession is constructed, and that there is a need for encouragement and financial aid for students pursuing an engineering degree.  To support this need, MSPE has established a scholarship program to aid resident graduating high school seniors in Michigan who have proven a genuine interest in an engineering career, and have chosen to pursue their engineering degree at an ABET-accredited college or university in Michigan.

Graduating high school seniors who are assisted by this scholarship program will be those whose academic records and personal qualifications indicate most clearly that they merit the highest consideration by the MSPE Scholarship Committee. It is our hope that these scholarships will be of significant value to the promising young citizens and the engineering profession in the students' first year of college, and introduce them to the value of membership in MSPE/NSPE. Website:https://www.michiganspe.org/scholarships/scholarship-application/

Application link: https://www.michiganspe.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/2018-Scholarship-App.pdf

Deadline...February 7, 2018

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 Engineering Society of Detroit

The Engineering Society of Detroit (ESD) annually awards one or more students for outstanding academic and extracurricular achievement by a graduating high school senior pursuing a career in engineering or science.  The recipient(s) receives a $1,000 scholarship and a one-year complimentary student membership to ESD.  Apply online at:  www.esd.org

Deadline...February 21, 2018

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Michigan Education Association Scholarship

The eligibility criteria is a student that is a dependent of MEA member in good standing or a retired member, a graduate of a Michigan public high school or private high school that has a bargaining unit, the student will attend a Michigan public college, university, or vocational training institution, or the private institutes excepted are Baker College, University of Detroit Mercy, Davenport University Eastern Region Campus, Adrian College, Finlandia University, Albion College and Kendall College of Art and Design of Ferris State University.  Priority status is given on the basis of:  Academic achievement, extra-curricular activities, school and community service, and students from lower income households.   Apply at www.mea.org/mea-scholarship

Deadline....February 22, 2018

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Michigan Technological University School of Technology Scholarship

Four-year scholarships are available to first-year students and two-year scholarships for transfer students from community colleges (in Michigan and neighboring states) through a $1 million grant from the National Science Foundation. The five-year Engineering Technology Scholars – IMProving Retention and Student Success (ETS-IMPRESS) project provides financial support and an ecosystem of high-impact curricular and co-curricular activities to increase the success of academically talented students. Over the course of five years, this grant will fund 12 students starting in their first year and 36 transfer students. Each scholarship amounts to $4,500 per funded year. Acceptance to the ETS-IMPRESS program includes admission to the Pavlis Honors College at Michigan Technological University, an innovative and inclusive honors program designed around high-impact educational practices.

More Information and application are available at: http://www.mtu.edu/ets-impress/ 

Deadline...February 28, 2018

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Detroit Section of the Society of Women Engineers Scholarship 

The Detroit Section of the Society of Women Engineers annually recognizes high school women who have shown exemplary abilities in areas such as leadership, academics, and community activities. 

Eligibility:

  1. Females in their senior year at a Michigan high school.
  2. Accepted into a university or college for the fall term following graduation.
  3. Pursuing an engineering degree program that is ABET-accredited.

Pick up your applications in the guidance office.

Deadline....March 1, 2018 

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Rosa Parks Scholarship Foundation

Scholarships to be applied to tuition, books and/or fees, for first year of college only (cannot be applied to room/board or other expenses).

APPLICANTS MUST:

1.   Graduate by August 2018.
2.   Have GPA of 2.5 or above.
3.   Describe financial need.
4.   Complete application form and essay.*
5.   Document community activities.
6.   Furnish official copies of high school transcript and ACT or SAT results.
8.   Furnish two letters of recommendation (at least one from a school representative; also suggest clergy,
      community and/or civic representative).

Apply at: http://www.rosaparksscholarshipfoundation.org

Deadline...March 1, 2018

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The required components of the Jackie Robinson Foundation application are:

  • The online application, which includes four essay questions;
  • A professional, hi-resolution digital photo (headshots only, in a JPEG format) – you may submit a high school senior graduation photo;
  • One letter of recommendation (e.g. a teacher, a mentor, a guidance counselor, an employer);
  • SAT or ACT scores: If you have taken the SAT or ACT more than once, please enter your best scores from each test. NOTE: JRF does not consider the writing scores as part of your examination.

Apply online at https://www.jackierobinson.org

MYE Page Future Mobility Creativity Contest

ByScholarship AdvisoronJune 23, 2017inContest, Michigan State Scholarships, October

Michigan Youth Empowerment Foundation (mYe) is pleased to announce the Future Mobility Creativity Contest that is sponsored by Page Automotive. The contest is open to all students who are enrolled in a school in the state of Michigan in the fall of 2017. They would like to invite their innovators of the future to use […]

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Michigan Education Trust Fostering Futures Scholarship

ByScholarship AdvisoronJune 17, 2017inAny Subject, June, Michigan State Scholarships, Scholarships

The Michigan Education Trust is proud to be announcing an exciting “Fostering Futures Scholarship” for foster youth. The Fostering Futures Scholarship is available on a first come, first-served basis to students who have been placed by the Department of Health and Human Services in the Michigan foster care system on or after their 13th birthday. […]

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MCWT College Scholarships and Laptop Award Programs

ByScholarship AdvisoronJanuary 25, 2017inAny Subject, High School Students, January, Michigan State Scholarships, Scholarships, Undergraduate

The Michigan Council of Women in Technology (MCWT) Foundation is pleased to announce College Scholarships and Laptop Award Programs (one high school senior, one GET-IT club high school senior, one undergraduate-level and one graduate-level college scholarship) for the 2017-2018 academic year. The programs are available for women who are currently or will be enrolled full-time […]

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The MEA Scholarship

ByScholarship AdvisoronJanuary 9, 2017inAny Subject, February, High School Students, Michigan State Scholarships, Scholarships

The Michigan Education Association (MEA) is pleased to announce its MEA Scholarship to the graduate of a Michigan public high school or private high school that has an MEA bargaining unit. The Association is an organization dedicated to the principles of public education, advancement of quality education, and security of the rights of education employees. The […]

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The Class of 1931E Scholarship

ByScholarship AdvisoronJanuary 7, 2017inEngineering, January, Michigan State Scholarships, Scholarships

The College of Engineering at the University of Michigan is now offering the application for the” Class of 31E Scholarship”. The program is open to a first-year engineering student, or incoming college students who are enrolled or will enroll at the university of Michigan. The mission of the program is “To be the place of […]

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Michigan Engineering Scholarships

ByScholarship AdvisoronJanuary 7, 2017inEngineering, February, High School Senior, Michigan State Scholarships, Scholarships

The Michigan Society of Professional Engineers (MSPE) is pleased to announce the “Michigan Engineering Scholarships” to give financial aid to the resident graduating high school seniors in Michigan. The purpose of the MSPE is to offer financial support through grants and scholarships to earn engineering degrees at an ABET-accredited college or university in Michigan. The […]

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International Institute Individual Fellowship (IIIF)

ByScholarship AdvisoronJanuary 7, 2017inFebruary, Fellowships, Michigan State Scholarships

Are you the one interested in free fellowship? The International Institute of Michigan State University is glad to announce an amazing fellowship named as International Institute Individual Fellowship (IIIF). If you are an undergraduate, graduate or professional school student, you are eligible to apply. The fellowship is designed to support University of Michigan students who are […]

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Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowship

ByScholarship AdvisoronNovember 30, 2016inFebruary, Fellowships, Michigan State Scholarships

The University of Wisconsin Madison is now accepting an application for the fellowships named as “Academic Year FLAS fellowships” and “Summer FLAS fellowship” The fellowships are funded by the U.S. Department of Education and administered by the UW’s National Resource Centers. Graduate and undergraduate students are eligible to apply for the fellowships. Fellowships assist students in […]

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