DHS Available Scholarships

Foundation for Fraternal Excellence Men's College Scholarship

This scholarship is for seniors who identify as male who have excelled in academics, extra curricular and community involvement.  For more information and to apply, visit https://foundationfe.org/highschoolscholarship/  Deadline is April 1

 

 

 

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Scholarship

This scholarship is for African American high school seniors with a minimum 2.75 GPA, plan to attend a two or four-year college or university, made contributions to their school and community and participated in extracurricular activities. An essay is required. Here is the application - Delta Sigma Theta Scholarship.pdf  Deadline is received by March 31.

 

 

 

Michigan Retailers Association

Twenty-nine scholarships will be given, ranging from $1,000 - $1,500 to students who have a parent employed at a business that is a member of MRA.  To see if a business qualifies, check with the employer or contact MRA's Rachel Schrauben at rschrauben@retailers.com.  For more information and to apply, visit https://www.retailers.com/member-benefits/scholarship-program/  Deadline is submitted by April 1.

 

 

 

Midland Area Community Foundation Scholarships

Over 250 scholarships are available for students in Midland and Gladwin Counties with a variety of requirements.  Students will make an account on eGrant, and after answering a number of questions, will automatically be matched with scholarships they qualify for.  All scholarships require an essay, some will request a second essay.  Watch your email to see if you have to write another essay.  The FAFSA needs to be completed for any need based scholarships.  A transcript and two letters of recommendation are required and have to be submitted before you can submit your eGrant application, so don't wait to request them.  Follow the steps below for requesting your transcript.  To learn more and to apply, visit https://www.midlandfoundation.org/scholarships/  Deadline is February 15 by 5pm, request your transcript by February 14.

- Transcript holder's name - Joe Moore

- How do you know them - Registrar

- Holder's email address - select Mr. Moore from the pull down menu

- Holder's phone number - 989-923-5386

 

 

 

Covenant HealthCare Legal Dependent Scholarship

Four $2,000 scholarships are given to legal dependents of Covenant employees.  A minimum unweighted gpa of 3.5 is required and students can plan to study any area.   For the application visit - https://www.covenanthealthcare.com/ch/foundationscholarships.  For your transcript, you can request a self view from Parchment.  Deadline is February 25.

 

 

 

Covenant HealthCare

Six $2,000 scholarships are given to seniors in the tri-city area for students who are pursuing a degree in the human medical sciences or a field directly related to the healthcare industry.  A minimum unweighted gpa of 3.75 is required.  For the application visit - https://www.covenanthealthcare.com/ch/foundationscholarships or stop in the Counseling Center.  For your transcript, you can request a self view from Parchment.  Deadline is February 25.

 

 

 

Kelsey's Law Distracted Driving Awareness Scholarship

Four scholarships with amounts ranging from $500 - $2,000 will be awarded to students who submit a video, graphic or Tweet with a persuasive message explaining why students should reduce distractions while driving.  This is open to 11th and 12th graders with a valid Michigan driver's license.  For more information and to apply, visit https://www.michiganautolaw.com/sch  Deadline is March 31.

 

 

 

Delta College

Various scholarships through Delta College became available December 15 - https://www.delta.edu/costs-financial-aid/scholarships/index.html .  You must apply and be accepted into Delta before you can apply for any scholarship.  Deadline is February 2 

 

 

 

Saginaw Valley Equine Clinic Scholarship

One student will be awarded a $2,000 scholarship and the runner up will be awarded a $1,000 scholarship.  Applicants must be pursuing higher education - college or trade school, live in Midland, Saginaw or Bay Counties and be involved in the horse community in some way.  For more information and to apply, visit https://saginawvalleyequine.com/join-us/svec-farm-services-achievement-scholarship/  Deadline is March 31

 

 

 

Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship

This scholarship is for minority seniors who have a financial need, academic success, community service and leadership skills.  For more information and to apply, visit https://jackierobinson.org/apply/?SFMC_cid=EM637251-&rid=47379727  Deadline is January 12

 

 

 

Foundation 649 Scholarship

Five $4,000 scholarships over 4 years, are given to students who identify as Asian American or Pacific Islander (AAPI).  Other requirements include being involved in the AAPI communities, demonstrated financial need and a US citizen, resident or foreign national.  The application includes an essay and sharing your FAFSA SAR (student aid report).  To learn more and to apply, visit https://foundation649.com/  Deadline is March 1

 

 

 

SME Education Foundation

These scholarships are for students who are pursuing a 2 or 4 year degree in manufacturing or engineering.  Completing one application, students are eligible for multiple scholarships.    Each scholarship may have different requirements but they all have a minimum gpa of 2.0 on an unweighted scale.  For more information and to apply, visit https://www.smeef.org/scholarships .  Deadline is February 1

 

 

 

Jolt Credit Union's Monsignor Forbes Scholarship

This scholarship is open to students who are members at the credit union and will be continuing their education next year at either college, community college or trade/technical school.  The award is based on personal achievements, scholastic accomplishment, financial need, community service and grade point average.  To apply, visit https://www.joltcu.com/scholarship-program  Deadline is March 13

 

 

 

Lake Michigan Credit Union - Lloyd F. Hutt Scholarship

Twenty $2,000 scholarships are given to students who are pursuing an undergraduate degree at an accredited trade school or college.  To be eligible, students do not have to have an account with the credit union as long as they are a resident of Michigan.  The scholarship is based on a written essay.  To learn more and to apply, visit https://www.lmcu.org/Hutt  Deadline is January 31

 

 

 

CollegeBoard Opportunity Scholarship

 By completing specific steps on the CollegeBoard website, students can be entered into monthly drawings to earn scholarships.  For more information and to complete steps, visit https://opportunity.collegeboard.org/ .

 

 

 

Avonmeen - Women in STEM Scholarship

This $2,500 scholarship is available for female students pursuing a degree in a STEM field.  Students must be pursuing a degree at a US based college and identify as a woman.  A written statement is required - include information about organizations you've been in or what you've done in the community to support and promote female leadership.  For more information and to apply, visit https://www.avomeen.com/scholarships/  Deadline is April 1

 

 

 

Michigan Association of State and Federal Programs (MASFPS)

4 scholarships worth $2,500 each are given.  2 scholarships are for students pursuing a degree in education, 2 are for students pursuing any degree.  Midland Public Schools is a member so our students qualify for this scholarship.  Selection criteria includes a personal essay, gpa, extra curricular/volunteer/leadership experiences, and three letters of recommendation.  Here is the application - https://www.midlandps.org/docs/building/1/202122/NAFEPAScholarshipInfo&Application_2021-22.docx   Deadline is postmarked by January 7

 

 

 

Avonmeen - Minorities in STEM Scholarship

This $2,500 scholarship is available for minority students who are pursuing a degree in a STEM field.  Students must be pursuing a degree at a US based college and identify as a minority.  A written statement is required - include information about organizations you've been in or what you've done in the community to support and promote minority leadership.  For more information and to apply, visit https://www.avomeen.com/scholarships/  Deadline is April 1

 

 

 

 

Kelsey's Law Distracted Driving Scholarship

A total of $5,000 in scholarships are awarded to students in Michigan.  High school juniors and seniors are eligible.  Applicants submit a persuasive message saying why drivers should reduce their distractions while driving.  Messages can be in a video, graphic or Tweet.  For more information and to apply, visit https://www.michiganautolaw.com/scholarships/kelseys-law/  Deadline is March 21

 

 

 

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Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Scholarship
Michigan Retailers Association
Midland Area Community Foundation Scholarships
Covenant HealthCare Legal Dependent Scholarship
Covenant HealthCare
Delta College
Saginaw Valley Equine Clinic Scholarship
Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship
Foundation 649 Scholarship
SME Education Foundation
Jolt Credit Union's Monsignor Forbes Scholarship
CollegeBoard Opportunity Scholarship
Avonmeen - Women in STEM Scholarship
Avonmeen - Minorities in STEM Scholarship
Kelsey's Law Distracted Driving Scholarship