Scholarships - LCHS North

Remember to check out the website for the school(s) you're interested in attending.  You will find links to scholarships offered at their school.

Auditions

 

Bethel College is hosting Music & Theater Scholarship Auditions.  Dates and times vary.  Contact the music or theater department to schedule your audition. 

Scholarships for trade schools in Michigan

Imagine America offers scholarships for trade schools in Michigan. The schools listed below participate in the program. Take a look at these 2 schools to see if either might be a good fit for you or your student. If these schools interest you, request information from them. Remember to ask them about the Imagine America scholarship program as well.

Carnegie Institute (Troy, MI): Healthcare Industry related positions, such as Cardiology Technician, Massage Therapy, Medical Assistant, Medical Business Specialist.

MIAT College of Technology (Canton, MI): Aviation, energy, global logistics & dispatch, HVACR & wind energy.

General Scholarships

Pay attention to individual deadlines for each scholarship!!

The Scholarship Programs below are accepting applications from students.  Please read the application instructions on the website carefully before applying.

Davenport University is offering a wide range of academic, need-based, and athletic scholarships for Class of 2019 students! Scholarships are awarded based on ACT and GPA. Learn more about DU scholarships.

Graduating seniors planning to attend Oakland University, Wayne County Community College District, or Wayne State University are eligible for the Metropolitan Detroit Bureau of School Studies, Inc. 2019 Scholarship Award. Application to apply available in January.

The John F. Kennedy Library Foundation invites U.S. high school students to enter the Profile in Courage Essay Contest to describe and analyze an act of political courage by a U.S. elected official who served during or after 1917, the year John F. Kennedy was born. Learn about and apply for the Essay Contest.

Various scholarships are available for student caregivers at Caring.com. These scholarships are to assist students who have taken on the role of caregiver for an aging loved one, and/or are pursuing a career in senior care. To learn more, and find deadline dates visit Caring.com

Every year, Grow Ag Leaders awards more than $500,000 in scholarships to students studying in ag-related fields. Students must be a high school seniors or enrolled as full-time students in college, plan to pursue a degree or certification in specific areas of agriculture and eligible majors, have a minimum 2.5 GPA on a 4.0 scale, and obtain two endorsements from Eligible Farmers. The deadline to apply is February 13, 2019. Learn about Gow Ag Leaders and apply!

Courses.com.au is proud to launch it's 2019 Scholarship Program, worth $5,000, to provide students with the opportunity to advance their education! Full-time high school seniors are eligible and must submit a 300 word essay on the topic of: "How online learning can help prepare students for the skilled labour requirements in an increasingly automated economy."  The deadline to apply is February 28, 2019. 

FreeStar Financial Credit Union is offering two $1,000 Military Honor scholarships and two $1,000 Community Action Scholarships to high school students with a 3.0 GPA or higher, are accepted to a qualified educational institution, and be a member of the credit union. The deadline to apply is February 28, 2019. Apply online!

Lawrence Technological University's Scholarship Competition is an opportunity to earn up to $4,000 per year for four years at Lawrence Tech!  First step is applying to Lawrence Tech.  Second step is writing a 500-word essay (deadline February 1, 2019).  The writers of the best essays will be invited to attend the Scholarship Competition on one of several dates in February or March 2019.  

SAE Detroit is proud to announce the 42nd Annual High School Poster Competition, which will be held on Wednesday, March 20, 2019 at Lawrence Technological University in Southfield. This years theme is Exploring Innovation and New Possibilities. Scholarships will be awarded for 1st through 3rd places ranging from $750 to the 1st place prize of $1,500. For High School Poster Competition official rules

SAE Detroit is hosting the 26th Annual Micro-Electric Vehicle Competition on Wednesday, May 8, 2019 at Yakazi North America, Inc., in Canton. There are three award categories in the competition: Design, Performance, and Overall School Final Results. Prizes range in value from $100 to $2,000. For Micro-Electric Vehicle Competition official rules.

The Sandbox Foundation is offering four separate scholarships to graduating high school seniors. To apply, print the two-page document and submit the forms to Romeo High School Counseling Office by March 1, 2019.

The University of Michigan Dearborn is offering a 2019-20 Legacy Alumni Scholarship. The deadline to apply is March 1, 2019. 

The Society of Women Engineers - Detroit Section 2019 Scholarship is awarded to a female* in their senior year of high school in Michigan and enrolling at a university or college for fall term 2019, pursuing an engineering degree at a university or college with an ABET accredited engineering program, and has a minimum unweighted GPA of 3.0. The deadline is March 1, 2019.  *The gender of the applicant is defined as the gender with which he or she identifies.

Lockheed Martin has launched a new scholarship program to provide opportunities to students who want to build their talents and change the world in STEM! Beginning in 2019, we are awarding 200 scholarships of $10,000 per student – renewable each year. The program will continue to add up to 200 new recipients each year, and will be open to individuals studying engineering or computer science that demonstrate financial need and come from underrepresented or underserved communities. Deadline: March 12, 2019

The Education Committee Intertribal Timber Council announces the Truman D. Picard Scholarship in support of Native American students pursuing a higher education in Natural Resources. A $2,000 scholarship will be awarded to a graduating high school senior. The deadline to apply is March 15, 2019. Truman D. Picard Scholarship Application details

David’s Faith & Hope for Life Foundation is pleased to offer high school seniors our sixth annual scholarship created in honor of David. The David Barns Scholarship will be awarded to a male and female high school senior that best represent David’s academic excellence, athletic prowess, and commitment to the community. The scholarship will provide $2,500 of financial assistance for college tuition. Additionally, the scholarship is eligible for renewal for three years, assuming good academic standing, continued community involvement, and a service commitment to the Foundation. The deadline to apply is March 15, 2019. Download the application now!

The REALTOR Scholarship Fund provides financial assistance for high school seniors attending a Michigan School of Higher Learning. Our Scholarship Awards are available for any and all career choices. Applicants must be residents of the State of Michigan, graduating seniors from high schools within the jurisdiction of the REALTOR® Scholarship Fund, and attending a Michigan School of Higher Learning. The deadline to apply online is March 18, 2019

The Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising in California is offering 28 scholarships, including eight full one-year scholarships worth $31,500 each to students entering Fall 2019.  The deadline to apply is March 29, 2019. FIDM Scholarship eligibility and application information.   

The East Macomb Chapter of Michigan Association of Retired School Personnel wishes to award four $750 scholarships to deserving Macomb County public high school students who are planning to attend a Michigan college or university in the fall. The deadline to apply is March 30, 2019.  

The Michigan Retailers Association has launched its scholarship competition for the 2019-20 school year. This year, they will be awarding 21 scholarships ranging from $1,000 to $1,500. The awards are not based on financial need. To be eligible, the student or his/her parent must be employed at a business that is a member of MRA. The deadline to apply is April 1, 2019.  

SWE Detroit is pleased to announce the opening of a new scholarship, the Josie Rewald Memorial Scholarship.  This scholarship is focused on female students pursuing their engineering education at a community college. Josie Reward Memorial Scholarship application! Deadline to apply: April 1, 2019.

Credit Union ONE  is offering the William G. Coyne Memorial Scholarship for students who have a  family member that belonged to Credit Union ONE of Michigan for a minimum of six months (in good standing), be a 2019 graduating high school senior, have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above, completed 30 or more community service hours during their junior or senior year, and plan to enroll, beginning in fall of 2019, a full-time undergraduate course of study at an accredited two or four-year college or university, or accredited trade or vocation school. The application postmark deadline is April 1, 2019. Wm G. Coyne Memorial Scholarship application. 

The law firm of Lusk Albertson (LA) is currently accepting applications for its LAunch Scholarship. This year, LA will award four scholarships, each in the amount of $2,500. LAunch winners demonstrate high academic achievement, significant community involvements, and a person commitment to excellence.  The deadline to apply is April 7, 2019. 

Michigan Technological University will be holding Summer Youth Programs in 2019. The Engineering Scholars Program will take place from July 21-27, 2019 and Women in Engineering will be held from July 28-August 3, 2019. Student participants will receive a $1,000 scholarship, which covers all tuition, classroom supplies, and room and board. The deadline to apply is April 10, 2019. 

The Ohio-Michigan Association of Career Colleges and Schools is offering the 2019 LEADS! Scholarship Program for high school seniors graduating in Spring 2019, with over 185 scholarships ranging from $500 to $8,000! The deadline to apply is April 12, 2019. Download the application here! 

The 2019 Student-View Scholarship Program is offering $11.000 worth of scholarships to high school seniors who plan to attend a four-year college, community/junior college or career school. It's quick and easy to apply; no minimum GPA! The deadline is April 22, 2019. 

The Beauty + Wellness Scholarship is designed to provide financial assistance ($500) to female students who are leading healthy lifestyles.  This is a quarterly scholarship offered Sept. 30th, Jan. 1st, March 31st, and June 30th each year.

Who wants to be paid for As & Bs, community service, taking the SAT/ACT?  The University of Dayton offers $1,000 for an A, $600 for a B in a core class, $30 for each hour of community service above 15 hours (up to 200 hours), and $1,000 for taking the SAT/ACT and more!  You can earn up to $88,000 over 4 years through the RaiseMe program from 9th through 12th grade.  You must register for this program to begin earning.

Ave Maria University in Florida is offering The Michigan Scholarship, $7,000/year x 4 years, to first-time freshmen residents of the state of Michigan.   

The Homer J Van Hollenbeck Foundation will be providing scholarships to hardworking current high school students in the Macomb County area. Applicants must maintain a GPA of 2.5 or higher and demonstrate financial need. Applicants must also begin college full-time in the fall of 2019. The application deadline is May 31, 2019. Homer J Van Hollenbeck Foundation application

SeniorAdvice.com is offering a $2,000 Senior Caregiver Scholarship to an eligible student who has been a caregiver for a senior friend or relative and will be attending a college or university in the Fall of 2019. The deadline to apply is July 15, 2019.  

The House Method Commitment to Our Homes Scholarship will be awarded to one student enrolled in a post-secondary associate, four-year, or graduate program at an accredited college or university and has a GPA of 3.5 or higher. Applicants must submist an essage no longer than 1,000 words that answers the question: How do you hope to improve the way people live in their homes? The deadline to apply is October 15, 2019. 

Fastweb offers a listing of resources including Scholarship Scams, 2017-18 calendar of important testing dates, listing of important contacts, web resources, financial aid information and student loan information.  Please click on these links for specific details: 2018-19 Quick Reference/scholarships/calendar

AXA Achievement Scholarship, $1.4 million available (amounts of $2,500, $10,000 and $25,000). 

CSS Profile scholarship opportunities

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Online Colleges, Degrees, and Scholarships

College-Scholarships.com
Our mission is to provide comprehensive, actionable information for:

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  10. A state-by-state list (with links) of historically black colleges and universities.

StudentScholarships.org

StudentScholarships.org is highlighting many scholarships that will be awarding more than $5 million to students.  Criteria and deadlines vary, please pay attention. Some current scholarships are listed below

  • $1,000 (1 award) You Deserve It Scholarship; deadline Feb. 27, 2019
  • $1,000 (1 award) HP Scholarship; deadline Feb. 28, 2019
  • $1,000 ( 1 award) Know Your Rights Scholarship; deadline Feb. 28, 2019
  • $1,000 (1 award) Mental Health System Reform Scholarship; deadline Feb. 28, 2019
  • $10,000 (10 awards) College Scholarship for High School Students; deadline Feb. 28, 2019
  • $5,000 (1 award) VIP Scholarship; deadline Feb. 28. 2019
  • $500 (1 award) Cosmetology Scholarship; deadline Mar. 1, 2019
  • $5,000 (20 awards) Information Security Undergraduate Scholarship; deadline Mar 1, 2019
  • $2,500 (1 award) Regis L. Mullen Accident Injury Scholarship; deadline Mar. 1, 2019
  • $1,000 (2 awards) DevTeam STEM Scholarships; deadline Mar. 1, 2019
  • $1,000 (1 award) Adore ME Scholarship; deadline Mar 1, 2019
  • $2,000 (3 awards) Religious Liberty Essay Scholarship; deadline Mar 8, 2019
  • $5,000 (7 awards) Donald and Barbra Mozley Scholarship; deadline Mar. 15, 2019
  • $1,000 (1 award) Nicholas A. Pennipede Memorial Scholarship; deadline Mar. 15, 2019
  • $2,500 (6 awards) Skilled Labor Shortage Scholarship; Mar 15, 2019
  • $3,000 (50 awards) KFC REACH Educational Grant Program; deadline Mar. 28, 2019
  • $3,500 (40 awards) Beyond the Cure Ambassador Scholarships; deadline Mar. 31, 2019
  • $10,000 (80 awards) University of the Aftermarket Foundation Scholarship; deadline Mar. 31, 2019

Local Scholarship Packet

The 2019 Local Scholarship Packet is now available! Review the Student Local Scholarship Checklist and submit all applications and materials by Friday, February 22nd. These scholarships will be awarded at our Honors Convocation on Wednesday, May 29. 

*PLEASE NOTE:  GOOGLE FORMS DOES NOT ALLOW FOR WORK TO BE SAVED.  Be sure to have the required documents (Transcript, FAFSA verification and Community Service Log) ready to upload before beginning.*

Student Local Scholarship Checklist

Local Scholarship Packet

Student Reccomendation Form

Dave Jackson Reccomendation Form 

In order to assist you further in preparing to submit the scholarship packet, we have created a list of essay prompts/questions for each of the scholarship applications that require an essay.