Lansing Community College

For Lansing H.O.P.E., Lansing Promise, and Mason Promise scholarships, visit our H.O.P.E. and Promise Scholarships page.

Please take a look at the following scholarship opportunities offered through a variety of outside resources, as well as online scholarship search engines.

Please note: the following resources are outside scholarships. Lansing Community College is not affiliated with the following scholarships. Lansing Community College does not endorse any specific website and is not responsible for the content on the website. Please visit the scholarship website for the latest accurate information, as details may change.

Outside Scholarship Resource

Scholarship

Criteria

Amount

Deadline

Addictions.com Fall 2022 Scholarship Contest

Eligibility criteria:

  • Applicant is at least 18 years old or older
  • Applicant is currently enrolled in a college or university located in the 50 United States or the District of Columbia with a minimum 2.50 GPA

1st: $2,500
2nd: $1,500
3rd: $1,000
4th: $500
5th: $250

Jan 31, 2023

Bertolino Government Regulatory Impact Scholarship

Eligibility criteria:

  • GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Enrolled in or accepted at an accredited college, university, or graduate school in the United States
$2,500

June 15, 2023

Brown Bass & Jeter Community Leadership Scholarship

Eligibility criteria:

  • 3.0 GPA (applicant must attach an unofficial transcript with their application)
  • Write an essay on one of the topics below and submit it with the application
  • Agree to the Terms and Conditions of the Brown Bass & Jeter Scholarship
$1,000

Feb 10 (yearly)

2023 Cancer Scholarship

The Cancer Scholarship is open to all college applicants planning to study medicine, public health, toxicology, or another related field.

Eligibility criteria:

  • A minimum GPA of 3.0
  • Being admitted to or currently attending a college or university, or graduate school
  • Submitting an essay according to the application requirements
  • Using the form on the page to apply
    Applicant agreeing to terms and conditions
$2,500

June 15, 2023

Capaz Law Drunk Driving Prevention Scholarship

Eligibility criteria:

  • Applicants are eligible to apply for this scholarship if they have been accepted to or are currently enrolled in a college or university in the United States
  • Both undergraduate and graduate students are welcome to apply
$1,000

Feb 10, 2023

Chairish Design Your Future Scholarship

Eligibility criteria:

  • Minimum 3.0/4.0 cumulative GPA
  • Open to graduating high school seniors, college undergraduates, and graduate students.
  • Must be enrolled or planning to enroll at an accredited two-year, four-year, or technical/vocational college or university in the United States.

This scholarship is designed to support students from diverse backgrounds and students who are majoring in design-related fields such as architecture, interior design, landscape architecture, and engineering fields.

$2,500

Jan 1 and June 30 of every year

Donaldson Weston Distracted Driving Prevention Scholarship

Eligibility criteria:

  • must be enrolled in an accredited community college, undergraduate, or graduate program in the U.S.
$1,000 Feb 10, 2023
Emerson Straw Texting & Driving Prevention Scholarship

Eligibility criteria:

  • Be about to enroll or currently enrolled in an accredited undergraduate or graduate program, or community college in the United States. High school students may apply if they have been accepted to an accredited college or university
  • Have a Grade Point Average (GPA) of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
$1,000 Feb 10, 2023
Employment Boost Scholarships

Must be a registered student at the institution and have a GPA of 3.6.

  • Eligible colleges include two and four-year universities. Student must be registered at an institution that has applied at the institution by submitting the form

Student seeking this scholarship must submit:

  • A 500 to 1,000 word essay based on the poem “Howl”, Part 1, by Allen Ginsberg. Write an essay that explains the message of the poem and what it means to you and today’s society
  • Or, students majoring in business or STEM must write an essay based on the following prompt: "How is technology going to change your way of life in 15 years?"
  • A current unofficial transcript
  • One letter of reference
$1,000 Varies (check website for details)
Equipment Leases Inc. College Scholarships

Eligibility criteria:

  • Applicants should be currently enrolled or have been accepted to enroll in an accredited college or university in the U.S.
  • Applicants should also maintain a good grade point average and include a copy of your transcript along with your completed application using our online form
$1,000

Feb 15 (yearly)

Sep 15 (yearly)

2023 Eric Verhaar Scholarship

Eligibility criteria:

  • Student must be from West Michigan attending a Community College, 4 Year College or University or Trade School within Michigan
  • Student must be from one of the following Michigan Counties (Allegan, Barry, Calhoun, Ionia, Isabella, Kalamazoo, Kent, Mecosta, Montcalm, Muskegon, Newaygo, Oceana, Ottawa, and Van Buren Counties)
  • Applicants must be currently enrolled as a Sophomore, Junior or Senior at a Community College, 4 Year College or University or Trade School within Michigan by fall of 2023
  • Previously chosen applicants are not eligible
$1,000

May 15, 2023

Hodge Law Firm Texting & Driving Scholarship

Eligibility criteria:

  • Applicants must have been accepted or be currently enrolled in an accredited community college, undergraduate, or graduate program in the United States
$1,000

Feb 10, 2023

Jet Future Business Leaders Scholarship
  • The Jet Future Business Leaders Scholarship Contest is open to all United States citizens/residents
  • Applicants must complete all sections of the application to be considered
  • Applicants must be currently attending or planning to attend the upcoming academic semester
  • Applicants must write an essay addressing the prompt on the website
  • Provide proof of enrollment or acceptance into accredited institutions
  • Agree to the terms and conditions of the Growing Your Community Scholarship
  • Submit a 1,000 to 1,500-word essay describing your dedication to your school and the local community at large
$1,000

Varies (check web site for details)

Junior League of Lansing Scholarship

Eligibility criteria:

  • Applicants must be currently enrolled at an accredited college or university. Students of all majors are encouraged to apply
  • Scholarship funds must be used to pay for qualified expenses, including tuition, books and on-campus room and board
  • Application
    • Applicants must complete a scholarship nomination form
    • Applicants must also provide transcripts
$1,000 April 1 of every year
The Lessons In Your Home Scholarship

The Lessons In Your Home Scholarship is open to prospective and enrolled college students.

Eligibility criteria:

  • To be fulltime in school
  • Studying aspects of music, music business, performance, or production (major or minor in any music school program.)
  • Studying at a U.S. Institution
  • Must be 18 or older (high school seniors welcome)
  • Must be able to deliver all specified documents:
    • proof of enrollment
    • essay
    • other information if necessary
$500 Mar 25, 2023
Maier Gutierrez Distracted Driving Prevention Scholarship

Eligibility criteria:

  • Students can apply for the scholarship if they are pending enrollment or currently enrolled in an accredited undergraduate or graduate program or community college in the United States
$1,000 Feb 10, 2023
Michael Waks Drunk Driving Prevention Essay Scholarship 

Eligibility criteria:

  • Applicants who are currently enrolled or have been accepted to attend an accredited community college, or a graduate or undergraduate program in the United States
$1,000 Feb 10, 2023
Michigan Education and Training Voucher (METV)

Eligibility criteria:

  • You must receive your first ETV prior to your 21st birthday. You are then eligible until your 23rd birthday, provided you receive at least a 2.0 GPA and do not drop more than one class per semester
  • Were in foster care on or after your 14th birthday because of abuse/neglect
  • Were adopted from foster care on or after your 16th birthday
  • Must have a high school diploma or GED
  • Attend at least half-time, an accredited school that:
    • Awards a Bachelor's degree or no less than a 2-year program that provides credit towards a degree,
    • Provides no less than 1-year of training towards gainful employment, or
    • It is a vocational program that provides training for gainful employment and has been in existence for at least two years
$5,000 Varies
(check website for details)
Michigan Retailers Association (MRA) Scholarship Program Those eligible to apply are high school seniors and college freshmen, sophomores and juniors who are:
  • Dependent sons and daughters of owners of MRA member businesses, or of full-time employees of Michigan Retailers Association member firms. The parent-employee must have been employed by a Michigan Retailers Association member firm for at least one year as of January 1 of the year in which the scholarships are awarded
  • Part-time employees of MRA member businesses who are full-time students. Part-time employees must have been employed by a Michigan Retailers Association member firm for at least six months as of January 1 of the year in which the scholarships are awarded
$1,000 - $1,500 April 1 of every year

Richard Yu Scholarship

Eligibility criteria:

  • You must be confirmed and enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program by the scholarship deadline

$1,000

March 31, 2023

Soderman Scholarship Program

Eligibility criteria:

  • Applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, as a full-time student at an accredited US college or university for the semester that they are applying to receive the scholarship. Proof will be required to receive the scholarship
$1,000 July 31 (annually)

Spolin Law Civil Rights and Criminal Law Essay Competition and $1,000.00 Scholarship

Eligibility criteria:

  • Applicants must be enrolled in a college or university
  • Applicants may be undergraduate or graduate students
  • GPA of 3.0 or higher required
$1,000 Oct 1 (annually)

State of Michigan Scholarship Search

The State of Michigan will search for scholarships available in your county Varies
(check website for details)
Varies
(check website for details)
United Yacht Sales 'Do The Right Thing' Scholarship
  • All applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, as a full-time student at an accredited US college or university for the semester that they are applying to receive the scholarship
  • Domestic, international, and undocumented students may apply
  • Students attending online universities are welcome to apply
  • Please complete the online form to submit your application
  • Include a 500- 1,000-word essay answering the following question:
    • Elaborate on a time in your life where you have had to do the right thing, even when it's been hard
  • Please provide proof of enrollment - a transcript, class schedule, or tuition bill
 $1,500 Dec 31 (annually)
Women's Independence Scholarship Program (WISP)

Eligibility criteria

  • Survived intimate partner abuse and has been separated from abuser a minimum of one year
  • US Citizen or legal resident
  • Has applied to or is accepted into an accredited course of student at a US institution
  • Demonstrates critical need for financial assistance
Award is based on financial need Mar 1 (yearly)
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