Scholarship Information


External LinkThe Aspiring Nurse Scholarship - Deadline is midnight on June 30, 2017 

  • The Nursing Schools Almanac website will award $1,000 to an aspiring nurse who best demonstrates a track record of academic excellence, particularly in science and mathematics, and a passion for the nursing profession and healthcare.  

  • The scholarship is open to all high school seniors who plan to pursue college education in nursing, including LPN / LVN, ADN, and BSN programs.

  • Click the banner on the right-hand side of the website's homepage.  

PDF DocumentThe 2017 Marcia Weld Scholarship Competition -Deadline is August 19, 2017

  • Open to 11th and 12th grade students.  
  • Two first place scholarships will be awarded to one male and one female for $1500.  Two runner up scholarships will be awarded to one male and one female for $500 each.  
  • To be considered for a scholarship all applicants must submit: an application, a photo, write an essay using their prompt, and be present at the competition on September 7, 2017 at 5:30 PM.  

External Link2017 Kelsey's Law Distracted Driving Scholarships - Deadline is August 31, 2017

  • For Junior and Seniors they are offering 4 scholarships ranging in amounts from $2000 to $500. 

  • You need to submit a persuasive message that shows how you would convince young drivers to reduce distractions while driving.  Messages may be in the form of a video, graphic or Tweet that resonates with teens and influences their driving behavior. 

External LinkThe Wendy's High School Heisman -Phase 1 Deadline is October 4, 2017

  • They are looking to award scholarships to students who excel in athletics, academics, and community leadership.  

External LinkAquinas College Scholarships

  • Acquinas College offers several scholarships based on a student's academics to leadership qualities. 

External LinkNorthern Michigan University Scholarships

  • NMU is offering several scholarships to students with academic achievement. 

  • You are automatically considered for the Wildcat Achievement Scholarship when you apply. 

  • It consists of five levels based on your HS GPA and your SAT test score. 

PDF DocumentSenior Award Letter Comparison Worksheet

PDF DocumentAffording College in Michigan Guidebook for Students and Families

PDF DocumentFastweb Scholarship Guide

Below is a list of additional scholarship resources.  Sometimes the website creators contact us to post their information on our website.  While we check to make sure they have free resources, we do not thoroughly investigate each site.  Please feel free to give Student Services your feedback; if you find one that asks you to pay or seems unhelpful, let us know so we can update our listings.  Thanks for your help!  

External LinkScholarships and Financial Aid for Minorities

External LinkGuide to Paying for College- Financial Aid, Scholarships, Savings, and Student Loans