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

Outside Scholarship Resource

Scholarship Criteria Amount Deadline
AmazeLaw Law Scholarship
  • Must be currently enrolled in a college, university, or high school
$2,500 January
15, 2018
American Welding Society
  • Seeking welding training in a program up to two years (cannot be used for credits toward a four-year program)
  • Attending a trade/technical school, community college, or AWS certified welder seminar
  • Must provide enrollment verification prior to awarding
$1,000 Varies
(check website for details)
Bat and Ball Game Women's Sports Scholarship

Sports scholarship opportunity open to female students who are studying for a degree in one or more of the following:

  • Sports Science
  • Sports Physiotherapy
  • Sports Management
  • Physical and Sport Education
  • Sport Psychology
  • Sports Nutrition
  • Sports Rehabilitation
  • Any sports-related degree
$1,000 May 30, 2018
B. Davis Scholarship
  • No age restriction
  • Include your name and the school attending this year and next
  • Future academic plans
$1,000 May 22, 2018
Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C. Disability Scholarship Program
  • Recipient is a U.S. citizen enrolled at an accredited college or university within the United States
  • Has a disability diagnosis from any person qualified to make a diagnosis
  • Completed at least one semester of classes at an accredited college or university
$1,000 April 1, 2018
Building Foundation Scholarship
  • Early childhood education/Childhood Development
  • Work minimum of 20 hours in licensed child care center, group home, or registered family home
  • Earn no more than $17.00
  • Work for a center or group home and the center or group home agrees to sponsor you
  • Remain employed for at least 6 months after completion of coursework
Based on tuition Varies
(check website for details)
Cash Auto Salvage Scholarship Must be enrolled full-time at a US university on or before December 15, 2018 $2,500 November 15, 2018
Charlotte Dentistry Dental Hygienist / Assistant & Humanitarian Scholarship
  • Minimum GPA of 2.5 for prior semester, or "good standing" if GPA is applicable
  • Full-time student pursuing certificate or degree in dental hygiene, dental assistant, or related field
  • Must have completed at least one year of dental hygiene or dental assistant curriculum
$2,000 Varies
(check website for details)
CPR Near Me Scholarship Program
  • Be at least 18 years of age and studying in the United States
  • Have a minimum GPA of 2.8
  • Be currently enrolled in school majoring in a healthcare or education-related field
  • Applicants should send their name, email address, phone number, and the name of the institution you attending or plan to attend
  • A Microsoft Word or PDF document containing the 500 to 750 word essay (see website for more details)
  • Most recent school transcript and proof of current school enrollment or future school enrollment
  • (Optional) Resume or CV
$1,000 End of each month
Cool Dehumidifier Scholarship
  • Provide essay on topic: "practices which improve daily life for people who suffer from asthma"
  • 1,500 word essay
  • Previous year's winner cannot apply
$1,500 January
15, 2018
Courage to Grow Scholarship
  • Must be a junior or senior in high school or a college student with minimum GPA of 2.5
  • US Citizen
$500 Varies
(check website for details)
Daughter of the American Revolution (Rosamond P. Haeberle Memorial Scholarship)
  • Must be a U.S citizen and Michigan resident.
  • Must serve on an active duty status in the U.S Armed Forces (including service in the National Guard or in an active classification in a Reserve Component) for a minimum of six continuous months (180 days)
  • Must be currently serving in the armed services or have received a separation from active duty under honorably conditions. The period of qualifying service will be verified. Current active duty and reserve service members should provide proof of enlistment or commissioning. Those who have been honorably discharged should supply an original or certified copy of the military discharge form commonly referred as a DD214.
  • Must be currently accepted to and/or enrolled in either a two-year or four-year accredited college or university, or a certification/degree program from an accredited technical/trade school in the state of Michigan.
  • Must be enrolled at least half-time (6 Credits) per semester for the duration of the award.
  • Must have a cumulative high school or undergraduate GPA of 2.5.
$1,500 March 30, 2018
Grand Valley State PHI THETA KAPPA Scholarship
  • Be admitted to GVSU by March 1 for the fall semester
  • Minimum 3.5 cumulative GPA
  • Member of PTK Honor Society
  • Enroll as a full-time student at GVSU
  • Submit a letter of application indicating your education, career goals, and involvement in PTK
  • Have received your Associates Degree
Varies Varies
(check website for details)
Heroes Tribute Scholarship Program for Children of the Fallen
  • Children of Marines and veteran Marines who were killed in the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001
  • Children of Marines and children of Navy Corpsmen attached to a Marine unit, who were killed in combat operations after September 11, 2001
  • Children of Navy Religious Program Specialists attached to a Marine unit who were killed in combat operations on or after September 27, 2008; or
  • Children of Marines who were killed in training after September 27, 2008
Varies March 1, 2018
HSF General College Scholarship
  • Must be of Hispanic Heritage
  • Minimum of 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent) for High School Students
  • Minimum of 2.5 GPA on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent) for College and Graduate Students
  • Plan to enroll Full-Time in an accredited, not-for-profit, 4-year university, or graduate school, during the FALL of a scholarship cycle (year)
  • U.S. Citizen, Permanent Legal Resident, DACA or Eligible Non-Citizen (as defined by FAFSA)
  • Complete FAFSA or state based financial aid application (if applicable)
Varies based on need March 30, 2018
Internet Marketing Scholarship
  • Must be currently enrolled in high school, college, or a university.
$1,000 Varies
(check website for details)
Jeannette Rankin Women's Scholarship Fund
  • A woman, age 35 or older
  • Low-income
  • A U.S. citizen or Permanent Resident of the United States
  • Pursuing a technical or vocational education, an associate's degree, or a first bachelor's degree
  • Enrolled in, or accepted to, a regionally or ACICS accredited school
TBD March 1, 2018
Michigan Education and Training Voucher (METV)
  • Must receive ETV prior to 21st birthday.
  • Eligibility continues until 23rd birthday while maintaining a minimum 2.0 GPA and do not drop more than one class per semester.
  • Were in foster care on or after 14th birthday due to abuse/neglect.
  • Were adopted from foster care on or after 16th birthday
  • Must have a high school diploma or GED
  • Attending at least half-time at an accredited school that:
    • awards Bachelor's degree, or no less than a two-year program which provides credit toward a degree
    • provides no less than one year of training toward gainful employment
    • 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)
National Federation of the Blind
  • Student must be legally blind
  • Student must be living in the United States (includes Puerto Rico)
  • Must be enrolled in accredited universities here
  • Must attend the entire NFB annual convention the first week of July 2018 if you are selected
$3,000 - $12,000 March 31, 2018
PayScale's Women in STEM Scholarships
  • The annual scholarship award is for two (2) students enrolled in an associate, bachelors or graduate level program in a science, technology, engineering or math related major. The applicant must have accepted an offer of admission or be attending classes at an accredited college or university before the award is granted
  • Employees of PayScale and members of their immediate family (spouse, parent, child, sibling and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) and persons living in the same household, whether or not related, of such employees, are not eligible to apply
  • Applicants must complete the official application, which includes a 300- to 500-word essay on the selected topic and agree to terms of the Official Scholarship Award Agreement on the last section of the application
  • The Scholarship will be awarded to one student who meets the selection criteria, as determined by PayScale, and writes the most compelling essay on the selected topic as judged by a panel of PayScale employees and/or representatives selected by PayScale
$2,000 January 31, 2018
Planet of Baseball: Scholarship Program
  • US citizen
  • Currently attending or planning on attending a US college/university for undergraduate or graduate studies
$1,000 Varies
(check website for details)
Pure Himalayan Shilajit Scholarship
  • Essay should be unique and original
  • Essay should be between 500 - 1000 words
$500 March 1, 2018
The RxightTM Scholarship Program: Supporting Excellence in Pharmacy Studies
  • Minimum cumulative 3.5 GPA
  • Plan to enroll part-time or full-time in an accredited two or four year college, university, or graduate school during spring or fall of scholarship cycle year
  • US citizen, permanent legal resident, DACA or eligible non-citizen (as defined by FAFSA)
$1,000 Varies
(check website for details)
Senior Wisdom Video Scholarship
  • The annual scholarship award is for four students enrolled in a certificate, associate's degree, bachelor's degree or graduate level program in a medical, nursing or social sciences related major. The student must be planning on pursuing a career that involves working with senior citizens. The applicant must be attending classes at an accredited college or university at the time of application
  • Employees of A Place for Mom and members of their immediate family (spouse, parent, child, sibling and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) and persons living in the same household, whether or not related, of such employees, are not eligible to apply
  • Applicants must submit all the required materials listed under "Instructions for Applicants and How to Apply"
$1,000 Varies
(check website for details)
Sport Clips Help A Hero Scholarship
  • US Citizen
  • Retired, honorably discharged, active duty, or member of National Guard or Reserve
  • Completed Basic Training and follow-on training (Advanced Individual Training, technical school, etc.)
  • Separated with or currently hold military rank of E-5 or below
  • Demonstrate need for financial assistance
  • Participate in, be accepted to, or currently enrolled in VA-approved program or school at an accredited post-secondary institution
Up to $5,000 Varies
(check website for details)
State of Michigan Scholarship Search The State of Michigan will search for scholarships available in your county. Varies
(check website for details)
(check website for details)
Straight North STEM Scholarship To qualify, undergraduate or graduate students must be majoring in a STEM field of study, and attending an accredited college or university. Up to $5,000 Varies
(check website for details)
Think Ahead Scholarship
  • Admission slip/enrollment confirmation
  • Biography (100 words)
  • Basic personal information (include home / school address and contact number)
$500 May 18, 2018
Women's Independence Scholarship Program (WISP)
  • 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 No deadline (please allow up to two months for review)
ZipRecruiter Scholarship Promotion
  • be a legal resident of one of the fifty (50) United States or the District of Columbia
  • be 18 years of age or older (or at least the age of majority in your jurisdiction of residence)
  • be enrolled as a student at an accredited high school, college or university in the United States
$3,000 Varies
(check website for details)

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