Class of 2022 Current Scholarships

National

ABC Law Centers Cerebral Palsy Scholarship

Amount: $1,000

Requirements:  High school, undergraduate, or graduate student who has cerebral palsy, seeking, in the process of completing, or have obtained higher education at an institution in the United States (either as an undergraduate or graduate student). Have a GPA of at least 3.0

*Scholarship is not available to present or future clients of ABC Law Centers (owned by Reiter & Walsh, P.C.)

Apply here 

Deadline: July 31

Barry Epling Scholarship for Young Entrepreneurs

Amount:  $1,000

Requirements:  Class of 2022.  Students who will be attending a University.  The scholarship is meant to help a deserving student who wishes to start their own business in the future.  See scholarship application for more information.

Apply here

Deadline:  April 15, 2022

NAFEPA Scholarship Program

Amount: $2500

Requirements: Personal Essay: 350-500 words, 3 letters of recommendation (1 from principal and/or administrator), High School Transcript, Resume

Apply: Email: janet.callis@oakland.k12.mi.us                          

North Spore Mycology Scholarship

Amount:  $2500.00

Requirements:  Class of 2022.  Enrollment in an accredited US University and accepted into a University Mycology program for the Spring of 2022.  

Apply Here

Deadline:  December, 2022

State

Summer Leadership Camp, Albion College

Amount: $26,000

Requirements: See website for details

Apply here

Deadline: Varies in 2022, see website for details

STEM Scholar Award, Lawrence Tech University

Amount: $19,650

Requirements:  See website for details

Apply here

Deadline: May 1st

GR Trans Foundation

Requirement: See website for eligibility requirements

Apply here

Deadline May 1, 2022

Michigan Retailers Association

Amount: Up to $1500

Requirements:  See website for eligibility requirements

Apply here

Deadline: April 1, 2022

Schneider Peacekeeper Award 

Amount: TBD

Requirements: Graduating High School Senior (Graduating Spring 2020), Demonstrated activity in peace and justice issues, Student of any school in the Tri-County area, and Laingsburg School District

Apply here

Deadline:  April 1, 2022

Search is on Scholarship

Amount: $2,000

Requirements: Currently attending HS, college vocational or any other accredited post-secondary institution.  Be 13yrs of age or older and a legal resident of the 50 US states or DC

Apply here

Student-View Scholarship Program

Amount:  Up to $5,000

Requirements:  Class of 2022.  Attend a four-year college or university, community/junior college or career school.  Please see the website for more information.

Apply Here

Western Michigan University-First Year Scholarships

This is a large list of scholarships available to first year students.

Amounts:  Vary

Requirements:   First Year Student

Apply Here

Transcending Black Girl Magic Scholarship

Amount:  $1300.00

Requirements:  Class of 2022. Black female graduating high school senior currently residing in the state of Michigan or Illinois.

Preferred high-school GPA of at least 2.75/4.0 or 3.75/5.0

 For the scholarship recipient, proof of enrollment in a trade school, community college, or four (4) year university for the fall of 2022 will need to be provided.

Apply Here

Deadline:  May 9, 2022

Local

Board of Water & Light

Amount: Up to $2000

Eligibility: High School senior in BWL's service territory, must be age 17 by January 1, must have an overall GPA of at least 2.0

Apply with your School Counselor

Deadline: Students interested in participating in the Paid Employment/Scholarship opportunity must complete the following selection activities

CASE Credit Union

Amount:  Varies

Requirements: Open to all high school seniors in Michigan with plans to attend a college, university or trade school for the 2022-2023 academic year

Apply here

Deadline: April 7, 2022

Delta-Waverly Rotary Club Scholarship

Amount: $500

Requirements: Resident of Delta Township and/or Waverly School District, Graduatingsenior, attending college or other post-secondary educational institutionMinimum High School GPA of 2.5, Display good character, citizenship, and school attendance, Have demonstrated service to the community and/orschool, Display potential for leadership: initiative, honesty, and willingness to assume responsibility, and respect for others.

Apply here

Deadline:  April 30

Delta Side Business Association 

Requirements: See application

Apply here

Deadline: May 7, 2022

Kelsey's Law Scholarship 

Amount: $500 and up

Eligibility: This scholarship is for Michigan High School Juniors and Seniors who submit a persuasive message about the dangers of distracted driving for young drivers.

Apply Here.

Deadline: March 31, 2022

PFCU Scholarship 

Amount: $1000

Eligibility: Class of 2022.  Seniors who are members of PFCU with a GPA of 3.0 or higher.

Apply Here

Deadline: March 31, 2022

McCoubrey Family Scholarship

Amount:  $2000.00

Eligibility:  Class of 2022.  Must show high interest in becoming a teacher and be accepted to Lansing Community College, Michigan State University, or Central Michigan University for the 2022-23 School Year.  

Apply Here.

Deadline:  April 20, 2022

Delta Kappa Gamma Upsilon Chapter 

Amount: $500

Eligibility: Female seniors who reside in Eaton County

Apply Here

Deadline: March 31, 2022.

Michigan Retailers Association

Amount:  $1000.00-$1500.00

Requirements:  Class of 2022.  Senior or a parent must be employed at a business that is a member of the MRA.  

Apply Here.

Deadline:  April 1, 2022

Wacousta-DeWitt Masonic Lodge Scholarship 

Amount: $500.00

Eligibility: Class of 2022.  See application for details

Apply Here

Deadline: April 23, 2022

UAW Local 220 Scholarship

Amount:  TBD

Eligibility:  Class of 2022.  Scholarships awarded to graduating seniors from Barry, Branch, Calhoun and Eaton Counties who will be attending a trade school, community college and/or a four-year institution. Applicants must demonstrate financial need, leadership skills, involvement in the community and extracurricular activities. Preference may be given to applicants related to UAW members and/or retirees.

Apply Here

Deadline: March 1, 2022

Grand Ledge Junior Comets Softball Boosters Scholarship

Amount:  $250.00

Eligibility:  Class of 2022.  Must have played with the Junior Comets softball program.  See Application for more details.

Apply Here

Deadline:  April 1, 2022 

Wacousta Chapter #133 Order of the Eastern Star Educational Scholarship

Amount:  TBD

Eligibility:  Class of 2022.  Any graduating senior attending a trade school or college.  See Application for more details.

Apply Here

Deadline:  April 30, 2022

Tom Schneider Peacemaker Award

Amount:  Minimum of $500.00

Eligibility:  Class of 2022.  A graduating senior from Ingham, Eaton, and Clinton county high schools who demonstrates extraordinary commitment to making a difference through efforts such as volunteering with peace and justice groups, and engaging in actions for others.

See Application for more details.

Apply Here

Deadline:  April 1, 2022

Grand Ledge Chapter #14 Order of the Eastern Star

Amount: $400

Eligibility: Class of 2022.  Minimum of 2.5 GPA who is accepted into a program of education and training that will result in a degree, certificate or license being granted.

Apply Here

Deadline: April 14, 2022

The Ryan Woodward Memorial Business Scholarship

Amount: TBD

Eligibility: Class of 2022.  Funds are available for college level courses or other appropriate or qualified courses.  See application for more information.

Apply Here

Deadline:  April 26, 2022

Junior League of Michigan

Amount:  TBD

Eligibility:  Class of 2022.  See application for more information.

Apply Here

Deadline:  April 1, 2022

LAFCU Write to Educate Contest

Amount: $2500 and $500 to a local charity of choice

Eligibility: Class of 2022.  Students who plan to  attend an accredited college or university in the state of Michigan in the Fall of 2022.  See website for more details.

Apply Here

Deadline: March 31, 2022

The Allison Rademacher Scholarship Application

Amount: TBD

Requirements: Class of 2022.  Participated in Track and/or Cross Country. Graduating Senior of Grand Ledge High School in 2021. See application for details.

Apply  Here 

Deadline: May 9, 2022

+DeWitt Chamber Foundation

Amount:  $1000.00 Skills Trade Scholarship & $1000.00 Health Care Industry $1000.00 Scholarship.

Requirements:  Class of 2022.  Resides in Clinton County.  Have maintained a cumulative CPA of 2.5 and be enrolled or plan to enroll in an accredited program offering a Certificate of Completion, Associate’s Degree, or Bachelor’s Degree in a Skilled Trades or a Health Care Program.  

For an application click Here

Deadline:  April 1, 2022

The Vomberg Trumley Foundation 

Amount: TBD

Requirements: Financial need-based scholarship and Eaton County Residents

Apply Here

Deadline:  April 30, 2022.  

Delta Side Business Association 

Amount: TBD

Requirements: Resident of Delta Township, demonstrate service to the community or school. 250 word essay

Apply  Click here

Deadline: May 7th

Holbrook Elementary PTO

Amount:  $250.00

Requirements:  Class of 2022.  Must have attended Holbrook Elementary or Beagle Elementary

Apply Here

Deadline:  April 25, 2022

BoxDrop of Grand Ledge 2022 Trade School Scholarship

Amount:  $500.00

Requirements:  Class of 2022.  Going to attend a Trade School.  

Click https://forms.gle/hq5aD4819UsaoYBo9 for application and details

Deadline:  April 8th

Nancy Lange and Michael Kaufman Scholarship

Amount: TBD

Requirements: Grand Ledge High School Seniors Band or Choir Students

Apply Here 

Deadline:  April 29, 2022

Charlotte Frontier Days 2022 Marcia Weld Scholarship Competition

Amount:

Eligibility: High School Juniors, High School Seniors and College Freshmen in Eaton County who complete the essay.

*Must be present for the presentation to win.*

Apply Here

Deadline: August 15,2022

Floyd M Jewell Memorial Scholarship

Amount: $1000

Requirements: GLHS senior,  minimum of 3.0 GPA and preferably show an interest in a business field or skilled trades.  Financial need will be considered.

Apply Here

Deadline:  May 6, 2022

Eaton County Democratic Party Scholarship

Amount: $500

Eligibility: This includes high school seniors as well as those students currently attending college, university or trade schools.

Apply: Here

Deadline: June 1, 2022

2022 Wacousta Elementary PTIA

Amount:  $250.00 - They are awarding 2 scholarships.

Eligibility:  Class of 2022.  Must have attended Wacousta Elementary

Apply:  Here

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Petersons

Segal AmeriCorps Education Award

Federal Student Aid

Cappex

Sallie Mae

Finaid

Student Scholarships

Daughters of the Revolution

Scholarship Buddy - Michigan

Student View

Straight North