Currently Available Scholarships
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If you are tall, check out this scholarship for girls over 5'10" and boys over 6' tall.
Alma College Legacy Scholarship
Students who ultimately attend Alma and are referred to Alma College by an alumnus, faculty, staff member, current student or friend of the college may receive the Alma College Referral Award. Scholarships are awarded $1,500 for 4 years ($6,000 in total) in the name of the individual who referred them to the college. Click here for the application.
This is a senior care organization that seeks to support family caregivers, their loved ones, and professionals in the senior care community. There are a number of scholarships they offer so click here to review each scholarship and complete the application process. Each scholarship deadline varies.
Scholarship Buddy of Michigan
There are a number of scholarships listed under this site to review and submit your application online. Click here for the website. Available scholarships include:
Global Lift Equipment Michigan Scholarship - 1 $500 award. Deadline: June 15, 2019.
Lift Parts Express Michigan Scholarship - 1 $500 award. Deadline: June 30, 2019.
Automotive Aftermarket Scholarships Central
If you are interested in being trained to become an automotive, heavy duty or collision repair technician, be sure and visit this website. Click here to view the many scholarship opportunities and explanations. There are different deadlines for each scholarship.
College Covered by Discover Student Loans
Discover Student Loans is giving away a $5,000 scholarship each month this year with their 2019 Scholarship Award Sweepstakes! The earlier you enter, the more chances you have to win 1 of 12 scholarships. Click here to begin the process. Sweepstakes are open from February 2, 2019 through January 31, 2020.
Helpjuice is offering 2 scholarships worth $1,400 each to interested seniors. The scholarship was established to help propel the next generation of young technology entrepreneurs, developers, and marketers. Criteria: applicants need to submit one piece of work. There are no limits on the form of this work, but it is asked of you to create something you truly believe in and have worked hard on. Deadline: August 20, 2019. Click here to apply.
LGBTQ Scholarship Opportunities
The are a number of wonderful scholarship opportunities that are listed below. Please take the time to visit each website and read through the eligibility requirements:
Hartford Gay & Lesbian Health Collective - $500-$1,000 scholarships awarded. Click here to apply.
LEAGUE at AT&T Foundation Scholarship - $1,500-$2,500 scholarships awarded. Click here to apply.
The Point Foundation - Click here to apply.
Whitman-Brooks - Click here to apply.
OppU Achievers Scholarship
The OppU Achievers Scholarship awards a total of $10,000 to students who have demonstrated outstanding achievement. Scholarship selections are made four times a year: September 30, December 31, March 31, and June 30. Click here to apply.
HEER LAW ENTREPRENEURSHIP SCHOLARSHIP
This scholarship has been created with the intention to help young entrepreneurs & leaders to learn how to protect their business. In order to be eligible, applicants must provide an application submission, including a business plan for their current or prospective business which includes a section outlining their intellectual property strategy; must apply via email to firstname.lastname@example.org and provide your name, address, university of college planning to attend, major and expected graduation month and year. Deadline: December 31, 2019.
ENERGY EDUCATION FOR MICHIGAN (EEM)
Three scholarships for a total of $500.00 each will be offered to graduating seniors pursuing degrees related to Michigan's Energy Industry. This may include, but is not limited to Earth and Environmental Sciences, Engineering, Computer Sciences, and Education with a focus on Earth Sciences. Click here to apply. Deadline: August 3, 2019.
COLLEGE BOARD OPPORTUNITY SCHOLARSHIPS
Starting with the class of 2020, 4,000 students over the next five years can earn scholarships ranging from $500-$4,000 through monthly drawings. This new scholarship program requires no application, essay, GPA, or test scores. Students earn their chance at scholarships by completing the essential steps all students take in applying to college. Last year's winners were from Plymouth, St. Joseph High School in South Bend, and Niles. Click here to see what the essential steps are to qualify for the scholarships.
SOUTH BEND CUBS SCHOLARSHIP
The South Bend Cubs are pleased to announce they are giving away several $5,000 scholarships to seniors who currently play high school softball and baseball. This is being offered to players from the 11 counties surrounding Four Winds Field in downtown South Bend. The scholarships are not just for current athletes who will go on to play in college. Click here for the application. Deadline: June 7, 2019.
Paper Applications are available in the guidance office for the following scholarships: