PHS Scholarship - 2020-2021 School Year
Due DateScholarship NameScholarship AmountScholarship DescriptionWebsite
12/31/2020WiseGeek Nursing Appreciation Scholarship$500Students aspiring to pursue a career in nursing, no essay required
12/31/2020Little Bundle Superdad Scholarship$1,000Open to a senior who was raised by a single dad
1/15/2021Northern Michigan Mensa$500-$1,200550-word essay expressing applicant's academic and professional goals and how their personal experiences will help them to accomplish those goals
1/29/2021Ryan Fischer Legacy Scholarship$4,000Student must participate in MHSAA interscholastic ice hockey at Petoskey High School. Application must be returned to Mr Dohm, Athletic Director by 1/29/2021
1/30/2021Lake Michigan Credit Union/Hutt Scholarships1 of 20 $2000 scholarshipsAny senior who plans on enrolling in college, university, trade school or other form of higher education next year is eligible. Essay required and topic this year is "Describe one day in your life from the past year"
2/18/2021MEA ScholarshipTBDMust be a dependent of a parent who is in good standing in the Michigan Educators Association. See website for additional information.
3/1/2021Christ Child Society of Northern Michiganseveral $1,000 scholarships availableThe Christ Child Scholarship was established in 2014 in honor of a former member and to recognize the chapter's vision of serving infants and children in need. Eligible students must be graduating seniors who will continue their education in Michigan at a community college, trade/vocational school or 4-year college/university. Selection based on academic achievement and financial need. Process: application, official transcript, SAT scores if available, letter of recommendation by educator, supervisor, religious advisor, or community member and one essayLink to PDF - and mail completed applications to Christ Child Society of Northern Michigan, Scholarship Committee, PO Box 132, Harbor Springs MI 49740
3/1/2021Charlevoix County Community FoundationMultiple scholarships available, see website for more informationTutorial Videos on how to apply available on website
3/1/2021Grand Rapids Community Foundation, TowerPinkster Scholarship$1,000-$2,000Graduating senior from a Michigan Public High School, 3.25 GPA or higher, financial need, and plan to enroll full-time majoring in Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Interior Design or Building Engineering
3/15/2021Petoskey-Harbor Springs Area Community Foundation ScholarshipsMultiple scholarships available, see website for more informationFor all types of programs including career/technical education programs, community college, and 4-year college/university
3/16/2021Zonta YWPA Scholarship$1,000Available to women, aged 16-19 on April 1st of this year. Must demonstrate an active commitment to volunteerism and have experience in local government or student government or workplace leadership. See the application for more details regarding eligibility. The attached PDF must be downloaded, completed and then mailed directly to the following address: Zonta YWPA, 267 Creekside Dr. Suite 300, Petoskey MI 49770
3/22/2021 - 5/28/2021Kirtland Foundationvaries - multiple scholarshipsScholarships available in many areas of study. See attached for more information. For students attending Kirtland Community College.Kirtland Foundation Scholarships
3/31/2021Great Lakes Energy Scholarship4($2500)Available to students interested in pursuing a degree related to Electrical Engineering or Information Technology.Great Lakes Energy Scholarhip Application
3/31/20219 & 10 News - Future Leaders 2021 Scholarship$2,000-$1,500-$1,000Future Leaders 2021 Scholarship is a Northern Michigan based scholarship designed specifically for the ‘working students’ out there, making a difference within their local community and beyond. This unique scholarship is not based on GPA, you do not need to be captain of the football time, or even be in National Honor Society. We are looking for the student who is putting rubber to pavement—out there bettering the community, outside of school efforts. If this is you or someone you know, pass the application along and fill it out!
4/1/2021Biardi Family Foundation and Petoskey Sunset Rotary Industrial Arts Institute Scholarship(3) $2000The Baiardi Family Foundation in partnership with the Rotary Club of Little Traverse Bay Sunset is offering three $2,000 Vocational Scholarships to Emmet County seniors for the Industrial Arts Institute welding certification program in Onaway, MI. You are encouraged to read through the questions first, to determine what information is needed. For additional questions, please contact jillandkentwarner@gmail.comBiardi - Industrial Arts Institute
4/1/2021Petoskey Sunset Rotary and Frey Foundation Vocational ScholarshipThe Frey Foundation in partnership with the Rotary Club of Little Traverse Bay Sunset is offering Vocational Scholarships to Emmet County seniors and recent graduates. This application is for vocational training/programs only, and not intended for academic studies. Examples would include: skilled trades such as auto-mechanics, computer technology, CNA/EMT, boat building, culinary, etc. You are encouraged to read through the questions first, to determine what information you need. For additional questions, please contact jillandkentwarner@gmail.comFrey
4/1/2021Emmet County Farm Bureau Scholarship$250Applicant must be a senior in high school who has been accepted by a university, community college, or vocational school. Applicant must be planning to study an agriculture related field.
4/2/2021Criminal Justice Scholarship$1,000For students pursuing a career in law enforcement. Nominations must be made by a member of the Michigan Sheriff's Association. See website for more information.
4/9/2021Rotary Club of Petoskey Scholarships(5) $1,000For graduating seniors with GPA of 2.5 to 3.8 who have been accepted by and will be attending a college, university or accredited trade school. Print, complete, and mail application to: Rotary Club of Petoskey, P.O. Box 61, Petoskey, MI 49770. Must be received by April 9th!scholarship application
4/14/2021Petoskey Education Association Scholarship(2) $500The PEA Scholarship fund has been established to encourage continuing education for graduates of PHS. Winners of this award will combine academic excellence with dedication to community service. See application for more details.PEA Scholarship and Information
4/15/2021PEF High School Senior ScholarshipsMultiple scholarships available, see website for more informationThe Petoskey Education Foundation awards the following scholarships to qualified graduating seniors. The application for these scholarships is available by clicking on the underlined title/link above. Completed applications for this scholarship must be returned electronically to the Petoskey Education Foundation email address,, no later than April 15.
4/15/2021PEF Jerry W. Hull STEM Undergraduate Scholarship$500The Petoskey Education Foundation Jerry W. Hull STEM Undergraduate Scholarship is open to students currently in the 9th, 10th or 11th grades who are interested in pursuing a new passion or furthering their knowledge in the STEM areas of study: Science, Technology, Engineering and/or Math. Eligible students should have an over-all GPA of a 3.5 but exceptions may be made for students who demonstrate ability, progress and determination. The application for this scholarships is available by clicking on the underlined title/link above. Completed applications for this scholarship must be returned electronically to the Petoskey Education Foundation email address,, no later than April 15.
4/15/2021PEF High School Undergraduate ScholarshipsMultiple scholarships available, see website for more informationPetoskey Education Foundation Undergraduate Scholarships are awarded to qualified Petoskey High School students currently in the 9th, 10th or 11th grade who have an interest in furthering their education by taking summer instructional programs related to science, technology, music, leadership, debate, visual arts or other academic endeavors. Scholarships up to the amount of $500 each will be awarded to eligible students for summer study. The application for these scholarships is available by clicking on the underlined title/link below. Completed applications for this scholarship must be returned electronically to the Petoskey Education Foundation email address,, no later than April 15.
4/15/2021NCMC Bill's Farm Market Community Enthusiast's Scholarship$1,000Explain how you are a Community Enthusiast. What community service projects have you worked on that demonstrate how you have been a cheerleader, ambassador, and passionate supporter of Emmet County. Submit completed application to: NCMC Financial Aid Office, 1515 Howard Street, Petoskey, MI 49770. All criteria listed on application must be met.Bill's Farm Market Community Enthusiast's Scholarship
4/15/2021Judge Ned Fenlon Scholarship2 ($500)Offered by the Emmet County Democratic Committee, this scholarship is open to any graduating senior attending any Emmet County Public High School, with a minimum 2.7 GPA that will attend a Michigan public community/junior college, a four-yr degree-granting institution, or a vocation training institituion . See application for more details.Judge Ned Fenlon Scholarship
4/15/2021Crooked Tree Arts Council Youth Arts Scholarship4 ($1000)CTAC is offering up to four $1,000 scholarships for graduating high school seniors who are:
Michigan Residents
Attending school in Antrim, Benzie, Charlevoix, Emmet, Grand Traverse, Kalkaska and Leelanau counties
Pursuing fields of study in the arts. This includes visual arts, performing arts, theatre, dance, and music.
4/15 & 8/14North Central Michigan CollegeMultiple scholarships available, see website for more informationThrough generous donations from the community, North Central makes available a variety of scholarships. The Scholarship Committee is dedicated to assessing the qualifications of students seeking scholarship funding. Upon completion of a thorough and unbiased review of applicants' qualifications, the Committee will award scholarships that align with a student's career and academic goals and to those students deemed most deserving.
4/16/2021Wallace C. Glasscock Memorial/Petoskey Lions Club Scholarship$500Seniors planning to attend a college or university. Glasscock/Lions Club Scholarship
4/26/2021TJ Reeves Memorial Scholarship$1,000Awarded to a 2021 Petoskey High School Senior who will be attending NCMC, with a GPA of 2.5 or above. Mail to: TJ Reeves Memorial Scholarship, P.O. Box 367, Walloon Lake, MI 49796. See attached Cover Letter for more details.TJ Reeves Memorial Scholarship Application / Cover Letter
4/19/2021Brown Motors Scholarship$1,500Open to a high school senior attending a college/trade school pursuing a degree in a Career-Techinical field. Emphasis on autois preferred but not required. See Criteria for more information.Brown Motors Scholarship / Criteria
4/19/2021Kiwanis Club Scholarship$1,000The scholarship will be awarded to a student attending a college, university, vocational/trade school regardless of location. The overall objective is to reward that student or students who have displayed outstanding service in our community and who can serve as a role model for younger students.Kiwanis Club Scholarship
4/19/2021SET SEG SkilledTrade Scholarship$500Elgible to Michigan public high school seniors who are enrolled or plan to enroll in an accredited two-year college, technical school or other accredited technical institute within the next 12 months. The SET SEG Foundation believes in supporting Michigan public school students in the pursuit of enrichment opportunities that advance learning and create opportunities. With the shortage of skilled trade workers in Michigan, we want to help revitalize these career paths and support students in their professional pursuits by giving scholarships.
4/23/2021Emmet County Farm Bureau Scholarship$250Applicant must be a senior in high school who has been accepted by a university, community college, or vocational school. Applicant must be planning to study an agriculture related field.
4/26/2021Spencer David Tibbits Memorial Scholarship$1,000For students pursuing a degree in Health Sciences and/or Human Services field of study. It is the familey's hope that this 7th Annual Scholarship will continue to shine a light on Spencer's loving memory, continue to commemorate his help of others, and that it will offer some support for other talented PHS students to advance their education and fulfill their goals. Due by 4/23/2021 to the Counseling Office at PHS.Application Spencer David Tibbits Memorial Scholarship / Criteria Spencer David Tibbits Memorial Scholarship
4/23/2021Bay View Woman's Council Scholarship$1,000Eligible to graduating seniors. Requires an essay entitled "How I Feel I Can Positively Impact My Community". Due by 4/23/2021 to the Counseling Office at PHS.Bay View Woman's Counsel Scholarship
4/23/2021Jeffrey P. Bodzick Memorial Scholarship$3,000Eligible to 2021 Seniors. Essay on the life of Jeffery P. Bodzick and why he would be proud for you to receive this scholarship required.Jeffrey P. Bodzick Memorial Scholarship Application
5/1/2021Michigan Tech Summer Youth Programs Scholarships for Undergraduatesvaries Michigan Tech offers many summer programs for students 9th - 11th grades. They also offer several for grades 6-8. Check out the attached link for a list of programs and scholarships opportunities.
5/1/2021WiseGeek Entrepreneurship Matters Scholarship$500The WiseGeek Entrepreneurship Matters Scholarship exists to make the entrepreneurial journey more accessible. The scholarship will support an ambitious and bold entrepreneur who wants to build a business that makes the world a better place.
5/31/2021PB&J Scholarship$500 - $1,000For students who have experienced personal challenges that may not have allowed them to perform well academically, but who still have the drive to succeed.
6/1 & 11/1William J Pulte Scholarship at the Industrial Arts Institute "Pulte Scholar"$6,875For students enrolled in the Comprehensive Industrial Welding Program. Sixteen partial scholarshipf of $6875 (8 in the fall and 8 in the spring)Pulte Scholarship Rules and Application / Pulte Scholarship Checklist
7/1/2021WiseGeek LGBTQ+ Awareness Scholarship$500Open to students that identify as part of the LGBTQ+ community
See website for datesCollege Board Opportunity ScholarshipsvariesThe College Board has launched a new scholarship program with $5 million worth of scholarships each year. Complete tasks throughout your senior year and earn a chance for a scholarship. For example, complete your FAFSA and earn a chance at a $1,000
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