Scholarships - LCHS North
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We apologize but due to technical difficulties a recording of the Scholarship Presentation is not available. Here is the slideshow that was shared during the presentation. It includes the website addresses for the online resources shared during the presentation. Any questions that you may have about the resources in this slideshow can be directed to your child’s counselor.
Local Scholarship Packet
Applications to apply for the 2021 Local Scholarship Packet are available now. See below for links to checklist and scholarship application.
All applications and required documents due February 19, 2021.
These scholarships will be awarded at our Honors convocation in the spring of 2021.
East Macomb Chapter of the Michigan Association of Retired School Personnel (EMARSP)
The East Macomb Chapter of the 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. ***Must pick up application in the counseling office or print an application off by clicking here.*** Deadline to apply: March 30, 2021.
The David Barns Scholarship
The David Barns Scholarship will be awarding a scholarship to both a male and female high school senior that best represents David's athletic prowess, academic excellence, and commitment to the community. The scholarship will provide $2,500 of financial assistance for college tuition. *Eligible high school seniors must attend school in Genesee, Lapeer, Oakland, or Macomb counties.* Deadline to apply March 19th, 2021.
Stock to Scholarship Challenge
The goal of this contest is to help high school students in the Tri-County Metro-Detroit area understand the basics of investing by participating in a risk-free environment with a fantastic incentive; you can win scholarship money for college! Each student is given access to an online investment account pre-funded with $100,000 in “play money” which can be used to purchase various stocks and mutual funds. The participants can place trades in their portfolios at will. The goal is to amass more “money” in their account than any other participants. The top three students who accrue the most wealth by the end of the contest will be awarded money for their college education. Deadline to Register January 20th, 2021. Trading begins January 25th, 2021.
Michigan Retailers Association (MRA)
The Michigan Retailers Association has launched its scholarship competition for the 2021-2022 school year. This year, 26 scholarships ranging from $1,000 to $1,500 will be awarded. 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. Students are encouraged to apply online. Deadline to apply: April 1, 2021.
University of Michigan Club of Greater Detroit
Scholarships are generally awarded to graduates of high schools in Wayne, Oakland, Macomb, Livingston, Washtenaw and Monroe counties. Names of students who have had high scholastic records in high school, and who have shown qualities of leadership are submitted for consideration. Scholarships are offered to incoming freshmen at the University of Michigan-Ann Arbor. Deadline to apply: Friday, February 12, 2021.
Michigan Association of State and Federal Program
Three state scholarships ($1500, $1000, and $500) to eligible high school seniors who are on track to graduate at the conclusion of the 2020-2021 academic year. Selections will be based upon the NAFEPA scholarship application. Directions to application can be found by clicking here.
Homer J Van Hollenbeck Scholarship
The Homer J Van Hollenbeck Foundation will be providing $2500 scholarships to hardworking current high school students in the Macomb County area. Applicants must begin college full-time in the fall of 2021. Applicants must maintain a GPA of 2.5 of higher and demonstrate financial need. **Can pick up application in counseling office or print from link above** Deadline to apply: May 31, 2021
Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan
Students can submit ONE application to be considered for any scholarship in which they are eligible. Students must register for an account within the scholarship portal before applying. Deadline to register for the scholarship portal: February 15, 2021
Deadline for applications: March 16, 2021
Stephen Thomas First Responder Scholarship
MSGCU annually awards $24,000 to students enrolled in the fire and police programs at Macomb Community College, Oakland Community College, and Schoolcraft College. To learn more about this scholarship contact the program directors of the academies.
Educational Solutions Scholarship
18 high school seniors will be awarded $2,500 to help offset the cost of their college education. Eligible students must be planning to attend a university, college, or technical campus. Deadline to apply March 5, 2021 at 10pm EST.
Rudolph Heino High School Scholarship
Designed to help high school seniors who demonstrate an enthusiasm and commitment to inspiring others through leadership. Deadline to apply: March 5, 2021.
Larry Swantek Educational Studies Scholarship
Students who plan to major in Education are eligible. Applications must be received by March 5, 2021.
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.
WiseGeek LGBTQ+ Awareness Scholarship - Open to students who identify as part of the LGBTQ+ community. Application Deadline: 7/1/2021.
We the Students Essay Contest - Essay Prompt: What is the relationship between Equality and Justice? To truly explore this question in an essay that is between 500 -800 words, you’ll need to go beyond "dictionary definitions," and express your understanding and reasoning about the connection between these two principles. This reasoning involves a combination of observation, experience, and some pretty "big ideas." What does it take to understand them? To build toward and maintain them? To see them with regard to each other? Why is this relationship important? Deadline to apply: 4/15/2021
PB&J Scholarship - For students who have experienced personal challenges that may not have allowed them to perform well academically (High GPA is not needed to qualify!) Examples of personal challenges include, but are not limited to: Medical issues, peer issues, bullying, family issues: divorce, death, lack of income, homelessness, foster care, abuse, etc. Deadline to apply May 31, 2021.
The Detroit Section of The Society of Women Engineers (SWE) annually awards scholarships to exceptional high school seniors who intend to pursue a college degree in engineering at an ABET-accredited college or university. Scholarship application.
The Detroit Section of The Society of Women Engineers (SWE) has endowed the Josie Rewald Memorial Community College Scholarship, the Society's first scholarship specifically for students starting their engineering program at a community college. Scholarship application.
The Calvin Rosser Elevate Women in Technology Scholarship is available to high achieving high school women who aspire to a career in technology.
The Calvin Rosser Elevate Mental Health Awareness Scholarship is available to high school students who have been affected in some way by the increasing prevalence of mental health challenges. Application Deadline: May 31, 2021
Healthcare administration is a growing and exciting career path. It's become so popular that colleges and universities now have departments and degrees dedicated to grooming students for success in this particular field. Discover Health Admin: free educational resource for people looking to learn about careers and education in the business side of healthcare.
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.
OppU Achievers Scholarship awards $2,500 scholarships year-round with cycle deadlines on June 30, September 30, December 31 and March 31. Scholarship eligibility requirements include a 3.0 GPA and short essay submission.
Online MBA Review is a free educational resource for people looking to learn about MBA programs.
DiscoverBusiness.us provides up-to-date information on 100+ privately funded awards and scholarships available to college students.
Goingmerry.com: A new free service that allows students to find and apply for scholarships via a CommonApp type of experience.
Scholarship Search is the free way to get access to more than 6 million college scholarships worth up to $30 billion.
Register and be entered to win $1,000 for college.
Fastweb is your connection to scholarships, colleges, financial aid and more.
Free-4U - Lots of scholarship opportunities.
Big Future - Find scholarships, other financial aid and internships from more than 2,200 programs, totaling nearly $6 billion.
Ron Brown Scholar Program - The Ron Brown Scholar Program awards 20 or more college scholarships annually in the amount of $40,000 to extraordinary African American high school seniors.
Use the link for more information on Scholarships.
Scholarships for trade schools in Michigan
Horatio Alger National Career & Technical Scholarship Program: This Scholarship Program will award 1020 scholarships in 2020, with a maximum award of $2,500, to students seeking to pursue career or technical education in a post-secondary environment. Application opens February 15, 2021.
MI Road 2 Work: Information on trade industry apprenticeships. How to apply, requirements, and who to contact about apprenticeships in 24 different areas of work.
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.
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University of Detroit (U of D) Mercy is hosting talent scholarship auditions for the Elite Talent Scholarship, which awards up to 50% off of tuition for students that will be studying theatre at U of D Mercy. Exceptional students with high GPA's may also qualify for additional scholarships with awards up to a full ride. Additional scholarship information is available at www.udmercy.edu/auditions.
Bethel College is hosting Music & Theater Scholarship Auditions. Dates and times vary. Contact the music or theater department to schedule your audition.