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DHS Available Scholarships

American Legion High School Oratorical Scholarship Program

Students have the opportunity to compete for up to $18,000 in scholarship money.  This is open to students in grades 9 - 12, who will compete with an oral speech on either the 1st, 4th, 13th or 21st amendments.  For more information and to register, visit http://www.michiganlegion.org/oratorical .  Register by November 20.

Great Lakes Outdoorsman Foundation (GLOF) Scholarship

This $500 - $1,000 scholarship is for students who are dedicated to conserving, perserving and sustaining the tradition of hunting, shooting and fishing.  Minimum GPA required is a 2.5.  Include a one page essay along with two references with application.  Applicants mush have a hunting or fishing license and currently involved in these activities.  Applications are available in the Counseling Center.  Deadline is December 1.

MEA - Michigan Education Association

Multiple scholarships are awarded to dependents of a MEA member or retired member and will be attending a Michigan public, and a few private, post secondary institution.  The only private colleges include Baker College - Flint/Owosso, University of Detroit Mercy, Adrian College, Finlandia University and Albion College.  To apply, visit https://mea.org/mea-scholarship/ .  Deadline received by Feb 21.

Making the Turn Against Parkinson

A $5,000 scholarship to a student from a family impacted by Parkinson's disease.  Students will submit an original creative work (essay, short story, peom, art, etc) of their own that evokes an emotional response about Parkinson's disease and answer a few questions.  For more information, visit https://makingtheturngolf.com/page.php?groupingID=scholarship-award .  Deadline is March 1

Delta College President's Honors Scholarships

50 two-year full ride scholarships are given to students who have an unweighted GPA of 3.5 or higher, and SAT composite of 1200 or higher and plan to earn a transfer degree or an occupational degree.  Apply on-line at https://www.delta.edu/admissions-aid/cost-financial-aid/scholarships/index.html .  Deadline is Nov 13.

Scholarship Search Sites

 http://finaid.org/

https://www.michigan.gov/mistudentaid - this one gives you Michigan based scholarships

https://www.fastweb.com/

https://www.salliemae.com/college-planning/college-scholarships/?lnkid=SM-PlanHP-getstarted-scholarships

http://www.smartscholar.com/

https://www.collegexpress.com/

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