DHS Available Scholarships

Science Ambassador Scholarship

This scholarship is for females who are interested in a STEM field a chance to receive a full tuition scholarship.  A short video of yourself showing a STEM field you are passionate about is your application.  For more information and to apply, visit https://www.scienceambassadorscholarship.org/  Deadline is December 14

PB&J Scholarship

This scholarship is for students who have experienced personal challenges that may have affected their academic performance.  Scholarships range from $500 - $1,000.  An application, transcript and 1-2 letters of recommendation are required.  For more information and to apply, visit https://scholarsapp.com/scholarship/pbj-scholarship  Deadline is December 31

Delta College - Presidential Honors Scholarship

20 merit based, full ride scholarship for two years, including fees and books, will be given.  SAT scores are required but because of Covid, will be accepted until December 1.  Students must have a minimum unweighted gpa of 3.5 or weighted 4.1 and a minimum SAT score of 1200.  Your Delta application is the first step and then submit a scholarship application.  The FAFSA must be completed also.  For more information and to apply, visit https://www.delta.edu/costs-financial-aid/scholarships/index.html  Deadline is November 11

Police Officer's and Firefighters Survivor Tuition Act

 This program is for children of Michigan police officers and firefighters who were killed in the line of duty, and will pay tuition at a Michigan community college or public university.  The FAFSA must be submitted with the application.  For more information visit https://www.michigan.gov/mistudentaid/0,4636,7-372--481217--,00.html  Deadline must apply for this before turning 26 years old

Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship

Besides a scholarship for minority students, students are enrolled in a 4 year program to assist with leadership skills, explore career opportunities, navigate college environments and contribute to community service.  To be eligible, students must show leadership potential, active with community service, show financial need, be a US citizen and have a minimum SAT score of 1000 or ACT score of 21.  For more information and to apply, visit https://www.jackierobinson.org/our-programs/scholarship-program  Deadline is Feb 1, 5pm

CollegeBoard Opportunity Scholarships

By performing specific tasks, CollegeBoard puts your name in the drawing for monthly scholarships.  Current tasks include - completing the FAFSA and applying to colleges.  Both of these put you in the drawing for $1,000 scholarships, 100 will be given.  Deadline February 28

Great Lakes Outdoorsman Foundation Scholarship (GLOF)

This $250 - $2,000 scholarship is for students who share the same philosophy as the organization - conserving and preserving hunting, shooting and fishing and their benefits to wildlife resources.  Students must have a minimum gpa of 2.5 and plan on attending a college or trade school next year.  A one page essay and photos are required.  Click here for the application - https://www.midlandps.org/userfiles/304/my%20files/great%20lakes%20foundation%20scholarship%20dec%202019.pdf?id=3055  Deadline is December 1 

Elks Most Valuable Student Contest

A total of 500 awards, ranging from $1,000 to $12,500 will be given to seniors are evaluated on academics, leadership, service and financial need.  For more information and to apply, visit https://www.elks.org/scholars/ .  Deadline is November 15.

Michigan Futures for Frontliners Scholarship through Delta College

This scholarship is for tuition free associate degree or skills certificate at Delta College.  Students must have been an essential worker of at least part time for 11 of the 13 weeks between April 1 – June 30.  Applications must be completed by December 31 -  www.michigan.gov/Frontliners

Kelsey's Law Distracted Driving Scholarship

 Multiple scholarships will be awarded to students who submit a persuasive message convincing young drivers to reduce distractions while driving.  Messages can be a video, graphic or tweet.  For more information and to apply, visit https://www.michiganautolaw.com/scholarships/kelseys-law/ .  Deadline is March 31.

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Science Ambassador Scholarship
PB&J Scholarship
Delta College - Presidential Honors Scholarship
Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship
CollegeBoard Opportunity Scholarships
Elks Most Valuable Student Contest
Kelsey's Law Distracted Driving Scholarship