Listed below are scholarship opportunities that the Counseling Office is made aware of. There are many more scholarships out there – they just require some extra work to seek them out. Students are encouraged to visit www.fastweb.com and bigfuture.collegeboard.org to research two of the largest, most reputable, and free online scholarship search engines. Please do not ever pay a fee to apply for a scholarship. The legitimate ones are completely free.
|SCHOLARSHIP NAME||DESCRIPTION||CONTACT INFORMATION||AMOUNT||DUE DATE|
|Horatio Alger Scholarship||Open to HS seniors who demonstrate critical financial need ($55,000 or less AGI), who exhibit a strong commitment to earn a bachelor's degree, be involved in co-curricular and community service activities, have at least a 2.0 GPA, and display integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity||scholars.horatioalger.org||up to $25,000||10/25/19|
|Elks National Foundation Most Valuable Student Scholarship||Open to HS seniors and is based on academics, service, leadership, and financial need||Application||up to $50,000||11/5/19|
|Prudential Spirit of Community Awards||This award recognizes students in grades 5-12 who have made meaningful contributions through volunteer service.||spirit.prudential.com||up to $5000||11/5/19|
|National Association of Legal Professionals of West Michigan Scholarship||This scholarship is available to high school seniors with at least a 3.5 GPA who have financial need, and plan to enroll in a Michigan post-secondary institution in the legal field||Application||$1000||1/15/20|
|Credit Union ONE William G. Coyne Memorial Scholarship||Applicants must be seniors whose family is a member in good standing at a Credit Union ONE and has at least a 3.0 GPA and 30 hours of community service||Application||4/1/20|