Scholarship Opportunities

Check the calendar below for due dates.

Please view the scholarships below. Deadline dates will be updated as we receive the applications for the current school year.

   CollegeBoard Opportunity Scholarships -The College Board Opportunity Scholarships guide you through the college planning process and offer you a chance to earn money for college for each action you complete.

Delta Township Young Person of the Year Award - Must be a senior who resides in Delta Township that has excelled in either academics, music, arts, or athletics. Also must be a volunteer within the community or have overcome a personal or physical challenge. Applications available in the Student Services Office or click here. Deadline: 5:00 pm on Monday, September 26th, 2019

The Michigan Council of Women in Technology (MCWT) Foundation- Is pleased to announce its scholarship and laptop programs for the 2019-2020 academic year. Click here to apply online.  Applications are open to women who are interested in pursuing careers such as computer science, information systems, computer engineering, software engineering, computer information systems, digital forensics and software engineering. This is not a complete list, but rather serves as examples.

AXA Achievement Scholarship - For applicants who are active in their community, has led a project that benefits others, or have overcome personal challenges.  Apply online at www.axa.com/achievers.  Further information is available in the Student Services Office.  The deadline is December 15, 2019.

Taco Bell Foundation - You must be a legal resident of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia, at least 16 years of age and no older than 24 years of age, located in the United States or D.C. and on track to apply for or currently enrolled in an accredited post-high school/post-secondary educational programs (including accredited two-and four-year colleges, universities, vocational-technical and trade schools). now open until January 23, 2020. https://www.tacobellfoundation.org/live-mas-scholarship/  

LCC Scholarship - Lansing Community College offers a variety of awards and scholarships every year for qualified students. Whether you are working toward an associate degree, certificate, or two-year transfer degree, LCC has a program designed for your success. Click here to access the scholarship web site. The deadline is January 31, 2020.

NAFEPA Scholarship Program - Michigan 2020 - High school students who are on track to graduate in the spring of 2020 are eligible to apply for the NAFEPA scholarship. Candidates will be nominated by the NAFEPA affiliate state organization or representative. Each state may select one candidate to nominate for the national scholarship program. States with more than 100 members may nominate two candidates. Applications available in the Student or click here Services Office. The deadline is February 1, 2020.

2019 MEA Scholarship - Must be a dependent of an MEA member or MEA retired member in good standing.  Priority is given on the basis of academic achievement, extra-curricular activities, school and community service, and students from lower-income households.  Application is available online by clicking here or visit student services.   Deadline: February 20, 2020

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Scholarship - Available to black/African American female students with a 2.75 GPA or higher who reside in the greater Lansing area. Applications available in the Student Services Office or click here to apply online. The application deadline is February 21, 2020.

Jason Plite Memorial Swimming Scholarship - Open to GLHS seniors only; seniors must list swimming achievements and future goals or plans involving swimming. Applications available in the Student Services Office or click here. The application deadline is March 1, 2020.

Jason Plite Memorial Artistic Scholarship - Open to GLHS seniors only; seniors will submit samples of artwork to be considered for this scholarship. Applications available in the Student Services Office or click here. for the application.   The application deadline is March 1, 2020.

Rosa Parks Scholarship Foundation - Seniors must have GPA of 2.5 or above. Financial need will be a consideration. Click here to apply online Informational flier available in the Student Services Office. The deadline is March 1, 2020.

Greater Michigan Construction Academy Scholarship Program - Each year, the GMCA offers a limited number of scholarships for students and individuals pursuing post-secondary skilled trade’s education and training. Each scholarship covers the cost of tuition and books for the students first year (two 18 week semesters) of a craft training curriculum that’s provided by GMCA. Application are available online at https://gmca.edu/registration/scholarships/  or in the Student Services Office.  The application deadline is March 12, 2020.  

PFCU Scholarship - Available to seniors who are members of PFCU.  Must have a 3.0 or higher GPA.  Apply online by clicking here www.pfcu4me.com/community/education/scholarship under the community tab, or applications are available in the Student Services Office.  The deadline is  March 15, 2020.  

Delta Kappa Gamma Upsilon Chapter - This $500 grant is available to female seniors who reside in Eaton County. Applications are available online at https://upsilonchapter-mi.weebly.com/grant-in-aid.html or in the Student Services Office. The application deadline is March 15, 2020.

Wacousta Lions Club Scholarship - A minimum of one $500 scholarship will be awarded by "Wacousta Lions Club" to further the education and enhance the future of the chosen individual.  The recipient of this scholarship will be determined solely by the Wacousta Lions Club. Applications available in the student Services Office or click here.  Deadline is March 16, 2020

Lansing for C'esar E. Ch'avez (LCEC) - The applicant must be a graduating senior of Greater Lansing Area High School or equivalent and have a 2.0 grade point average or higher. Applications available in the Student Services Office or click here.  Deadline is March 18, 2020

LAFCU Write to Educate Contest - Available to seniors who will be attending Lansing Community College or Baker College next year.  Two $2,500 scholarships will be awarded along with a $500 donation to a local charity.  Apply online at lafcu.com/lafcumyway or via U.S. mail.  Applications are available online at the Student Services Office.  The deadline is March 31, 2019. 

Case Credit Union - Seven $1,000 scholarships will be awarded. Consideration will be given to academic achievement, financial need, community involvement, school activities, and individual awards and honors. Applications are available at casecu.org or in the Student Services Office. The application deadline is March 27, 2020.

Wacousta-DeWitt Masonic Lodge Scholarship - Applications available in the Student Services Office or click here. Parent membership in this lodge is not a requirement. Application deadline is March 29, 2020.

Beagle Elementary PTO - Senior must have attended Beagle Elementary School and preference will be given to those who have volunteered time with the Beagle PTO or their parents donated time. Applications available in the Student Services Office or click here. Deadline is April 1, 2019.

Wacousta Chapter #133 Order of the Eastern Star Scholarship - Scholarship (s) will be awarded by "Wacousta OES" to further the education and enhance the future of a chosen individual..  Applications available in the Student Services Office or click here.  The deadline is April 1, 2019.

Grand Ledge Junior Comets Softball Boosters Scholarship -  This scholarship has been established by the Grand Ledge Junior Comets Softball Booster Club. The Junior Comets Booster Club will be awarding two $250 scholarships to former Junior Comets softball players. Consideration will be given to a student who has played within the Junior Comets softball program, volunteered time with the Grand Ledge Junior Comets or had parents who donated time and be graduating in the current year.  Applications available in the Student Services Office or click here for the application.  The deadline is April 1, 2020.

Tom Schneider Peacemaker Award - Available to seniors in Ingham, Eaton, and Clinton counties who have demonstrated a commitment to peace activism and social justice work. Applications available in the Student Services Office or click here. The application deadline is April 1, 2018.

Michigan Retailers Association Scholarship - Senior or his/her parent must be employed at a business that is a member of Michigan Retailers Association. Click here to apply online. Further information available in the Student Services Office. Application deadline is April 1, 2020.

Scholarship from Grand Ledge Chapter #14 Order of the Eastern Star - The primary consideration in awarding this scholarship will be that this award is given in recognition of a student who has been actively involved in community service and volunteer activities.  Applications available in the Student Services Office or click here for application.  Deadline is April 14th, 2020.

Nancy Lange and Michael Kaufman Scholarship - The Nancy Lange Scholarship (as a choir student) or The Michael Kaufman Scholarship (as a band student). Applicants must be current Grand Ledge High School Seniors. Applications are available in the Student Services Office or Click here for an application.  Deadline is April 17, 2020

Lakewood Area Choral Society Scholarship - Upon graduation senior will pursue a major in vocal music education at a four year accredited institution. Applications available in the Student Services Office or click here to apply online. Deadline is April 20, 2020.

Wacousta Elementary School PTIA Scholarship - Applicant must have attended Wacousta Elementary School.  Scholarships will be chosen by a drawing.  Applications available in the Student Services Office or click here.  Application deadline is April 24, 2020

Michigan Masonic Charitable Foundation -Applicants are not required to have any Masonic affiliation.  Applications are available in the Student Service Office or click here.  Please mail application to Mr. Ryan Binkley, Scholarship Committee Chair, Grand Ledge Lodge 179, 1005 W. Ionia, Lansing, Mi 48915.  Deadline is April 30,2020

Ryan Woodward Memorial Business Scholarship - Available to Grand Ledge High School seniors only.  Applications   available in the Student Services Office or http://www.woodysfund.org/.  Application deadline is April 30,2020

McCoubrey Family Scholarship Application - Applicant must be a graduating Senior of Grand Ledge High School in 2020. Must be accepted to Lansing Community College, Michigan State University, or Central Michigan University for the 2020-201 school year.  Applications available in the Student Services Office or click here.  Application deadline is April 30, 2020..

The Vomberg Trumley Foundation - This is a financial need-based scholarship offered to all Eaton County seniors. Sample applications are available in the Student Services Office, however, students must apply online at http://vombergtrumleyfoundation.weebly.com/. Application deadline is April 30, 2020.

Delta-Waverly Rotary Club Scholarship - Senior must be a resident of Delta Township and have a minimum grade point average of 2.5.  Also must display service to the community and/or school.  Applications available in the Student Services Office or click here for the application.  The deadline is April 30, 2019.

CASE Credit Union -s pleased to announce the availability of seven (7), $1,000 scholarships* for the 2020/2021 academic year. Applicants must be a college-bound, high school senior to be eligible for this award. Sample applications are available in the Student Services Office, however, students must apply online at www.casecu.org. The application deadline is May 1, 2020.

Eaton Federal Savings Bank Herbert R. Black Memorial Scholarship - Two G.L.H.S. seniors will receive a scholarship.    Must have a minimum of 3.0 GPA and preferably show an interest in a business field or skilled trades.  Financial need will be considered.  Applications available in the Student Services Office or click here.  The deadline is May 5, 2020.

ABC Club of Grand Ledge - Applicant must be a Grand Ledge High School Senior.  Applications are available in the Student Service Office or click here for the application.  The deadline is May 8, 2019. 

Ronald R Warner Scholarship - Applicant must be a Grand Ledge High School Senior.  Applications are available in the Student Service Office or click here for the application.  Please submit an application to the Students Services office by May 10, 2019.

5/3 Fifth Third Bank - Is committed to building financial capacity in the communities we serve.  To recognize the efforts of students and teachers committed to financial and entrepreneurship education, Fifth Third will award twenty-eight accomplished students across the country with a $2,500 529 College Savings Gift Card via our scholarship contest. Application is available online at https://financeacademy.53.com/scholarship/. Deadline Fall semester entries must be submitted by January 10,2020 and spring semester entries must be received by May 15, 2020.

College Covered Scholarship Sweepstakes - The Discover Student Loans Scholarship Award Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) is open only to residents of the fifty (50) United States, the District of Columbia, and the U.S. territories who are at least sixteen (16) years old at the time of entry. Entrants must also be high school senior students who will be or college students who are enrolled at least half-time in a Bachelor's or Associate's degree program or graduate program at an eligible school or parent/legal guardians of students that satisfy the above eligibility requirements.  Click here for more information.

Law & Justice Scholarship- Applicant must be enrolled in and plan to attend a college/university and G.P.A. of 3.0. Please click here for more information and to apply to the scholarship.

ABC Law Centers Cerebral Palsy Scholarship-  Award one scholarship in the amount of $1,000 to a high school, undergraduate, or graduate student who has cerebral palsy. Please click here to apply online. Deadline is July 31, 2020

Kelsey's Law Scholarship -  Michigan Auto Law gives annual scholarships to students who show exemplary leadership skills — and who are working hard to become our next generation of excellent professionals and lawyers. A total of $5,000 in college scholarships will be awarded in October among 4 winning student submissions throughout the state. High school juniors and seniors are eligible. Please click here to apply online. The deadline is March 31, 2020

Frontier Days 2020 - 2020 Marcia Weld Scholarship Competition. Submission Deadline is August 15, 2020 *Must be present for presentation to win* Scholarship is open to High School Juniors, High School Seniors and College Freshmen in Eaton County. Click here for the application.

 

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