Scholarships and Financial Aid - LCHS
SENIOR LOCAL SCHOLARSHIP-
Senior Class- The local scholarship packet is open today 3/3/21 through 3/24/21 at 2:30 pm no exceptions. You must submit packet online through link provided. If you have questions see Mrs. DuChene in the counseling Office
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.
MI Scholarship Search Self-Service Tool https://www.michigan.gov/mistudentaid/0,4636,7-372--471235--,00.html
MI Student Aid is encouraging you to spread the word to your students and families looking for help paying for college! Students and families can register for a Virtual College Financial Aid Night provided by Treasury’s MI Student Aid team. Sessions will be available every Tuesday and Thursday evening during the month of February from 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. EST.
Participants will be able to gather information on the following financial aid topics:
- FAFSA application information
- Federal financial aid programs
- State financial aid programs
- Scholarship searching
- MiSSG Student Portal Accounts
All sessions are open to the public and participants are encouraged to sign up for one session only due to limited space.
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.
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.
WESTERN MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY has extended the application deadline to March 15, 2021 for MLK Gold scholarship LK GOLD Scholarship.
Michigan State University-Many students may have additional financial pressures and increased concerns about paying for college. At MSU, we are proud to offer a variety of renewable scholarships to support students, including a new MSU Michigan Resident Scholarship
OppU Achievers Scholarship https://www.opploans.com/oppu/scholarship/ Deadline March 31 and June 30, 2021
Lake Michigan Credit Union- Lloyd F. Hutt Scholarship Deadline January 31, 2021 https://www.lmcu.org/about/community-relations/hutt-scholarship/
The Michigan Association of State and Federal Program Specialists (MASFPS) will award three state scholarships ($1500, $1000, and $500) to eligible high school seniors who are on track to graduate at the conclusion of the 2020-21 academic year Deadline January 20, 2020
Adrian College is excited to announce that we will be offering one eligible 2021 senior from Macomb County, Michigan a full tuition scholarship to attend Adrian College. This scholarship is worth $37,000 per year and $140,000 over the four years at Adrian!
1) Must be a 2021 senior accepted to Adrian College with a minimum 3.5 GPA by November 30th
2) Visit campus - we are doing in-person visits!
3) File FAFSA and add Adrian College
4) Submit an essay to me by February 1
2021 Ponton Law Scholarship Award Amount: $1,000
- Application: https://www.jamesponton.com/practices/car-accidents/#scholarship Here you can see our other eligibility requirements and also any other pertinent information.
- Michigan Boating Industry Association-
The RBIEF Foundation provides scholarships and educational programs to students who will be enrolled in any accredited university or college. These scholarships are directed to persons who would like to pursue a career in the recreational boating industry and enroll in academic fields of study which are applicable to industry needs. The application outlines marine career paths in this field. To date RBIEF has issued over $ 360,000 in scholarship funds since its inception in 1986. The deadline for applying is May 1, 2021 for the fall semester of 2021. The Foundation will base its decision on academic accomplishment, financial need and value to the boating industry. Recipients will be announced in June 2021. Also, on our website is a careers page which includes a listing of post-secondary Marine Tech education programs, job listings, and more information on the various careers in the industry. Check it out here: http://boatmichigan.org/careers/
2020 Kelsey’s Law Distracted Driving Scholarship October is an important month for high school kids staying safe behind the wheel for a few reasons: National Teen Driver Safety Week starts October 18th October has the highest number of Michigan car crashes involving a high school age driver
We offer this scholarship annually with a deadline of March 31st, 2021. Here are the details:
A total of $5,000 in college scholarships will be awarded in April among 4 winning student submissions throughout the state. High school juniors and seniors are eligible. The deadline is March 31st, 2021. To learn more and apply, visit https://www.michiganautolaw.com/scholarships/kelseys-law/
- EduMed Medical and Healthcare Scholarships: https://www.edumed.org/financial-aid/scholarships/
National Association of Federal Education Program Administrators (NAFEPA) and MASFPS (Michigan Association of State and Federal Program Specialists)
Lusk Albertson Scholarship-Launch Scholarship www.LuskAlbertson.com/LAunch
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.
John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Essay Contest: The John F. Kennedy Library Foundation invites U.S. high school students 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. First-place winner receives $10,000. Second-place winner receives $1,000. Five finalists receive $500 each. Deadline is January 17, 2021.
Last year, MEA awarded 41 scholarships totally $47,250 ($1500 scholarships to 22 new winners and $750 scholarships to 19 returning college students). They have not yet determined the number and amount of scholarships for 2021. Deadline is February 20, 2021.
The Detroit Section of the Society of Women Engineers annually recognizes high school seniors who have shown exemplary abilities in areas such as leadership, academics, and community activities.
SWE-Detroit Scholarships - SWE Detroit annually awards scholarships to exceptional high school seniors who intend to pursue a college degree in engineering at an ABET-accredited college or university. The scholarship application must be filled out by the student and postmarked or e-mailed by March 1, 2021.
Now in it’s second year, SWE-Detroit has endowed the Society’s first scholarship specifically for students starting their engineering program at a community college.
The scholarship application must be filled out by the student and postmarked or e-mailed by April 1, 2021. The applications for both programs can be downloaded at: http://www.swedetroit.org/high-school-scholarships.html
SWE, at a national level, also has many scholarships for outstanding high school woman students. This application form can be found on the National SWE website: www.swe.org.
Breakfast of Nations 2021: The Breakfast of Nations team will select one student recipient based on their completed application and a brief essay sharing their personal or family’s migration story. The recipient will receive a $500 award to support their educational goals. Application form.
Fastweb offers a listing of resources including Scholarship Scams, 2020-21 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 of the above:
Discover® Student Loans Scholarship
Discover is happy to announce our 2020 $2,500 Discover® Student Loans Scholarship Award that will give away a total of $100,000 in scholarships to 40 individuals. New this year, both students and parents of eligible students can register.
Now through January 31, 2021, eligible students and parents can enter to win one of the $2,500 scholarships by signing up to receive helpful tips on planning and paying for college at www.CollegeCovered.com/Assist . Students and parents can earn up to three additional entries into the Discover Student Loans scholarship sweepstakes when they share the sweepstakes via Facebook, Twitter and/or e-mail and their friend enters via the link in their share.
Online Colleges, Degrees, and Scholarships
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- High school students headed for traditional two or four-year colleges.
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- Students of all ages interested in enrolling in vocational, technical, and career schools and colleges.
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The top ten most popular pages on this site are:
- A page which lists and links to more than 70 free scholarship search sites.
- A page with information on online degree programs and fully accredited online colleges and universities.
- An extremely fast and easy to use online GPA calculator.
- Lists of traditional and online colleges, by state, with links, full contact information, and online applications for admission.
- A list of colleges with programs for students with learning disabilities.
- A student loan calculator which calculates monthly student loan repayments.
- More than 70 helpful articles for students on a variety of topics including college admission, careers, specialty colleges, online degree programs, campus life, scholarships, financial aid, study tips, time management, and more.
- A comprehensive list of Christian colleges, including those that offer online degree programs.
- A complete list of Catholic colleges, including those offering online undergraduate and graduate degrees.
- A state-by-state list (with links) of historically black colleges and universities.
StudentScholarships.org is highlighting over 20 scholarships that will be awarding more than $5 million to students in the 2020 school year. Criteria and deadlines vary, please pay attention.