Local Scholarships

The season has closed for local scholarships please check back with us in December 2018.

Addison Township Firefighter's Association Scholarship Grant
Due Date: April 10, 2019


The Addison Township Firefighter’s Association has established a scholarship grant program.  Awards will be made to Oxford High School graduates who will be studying fire science or related field in fire service, emergency medical service, or emergency management. to assist in paying tuition at a two year or four year accredited college or university. 

Applications available in the Counseling Department.

 

American Legion Auxiliary Walter Fraser Post

Due Date: April 20, 2018

For graduating seniors who have maintained a 2.75 or higher are eligible for this scholarship.  The selection will be made on the students academic standing, goals and intentions, involvement in community and school activities.

Applications available in Counseling

 

American Legion Walter Fraser Post
Due Date: April 20, 2018

For graduating seniors who have maintained a 2.75 or higher are eligible for this scholarship.  The selection will be made on the students academic standing, goals and intentions, involvement in community and school activities.

Applications available in Counseling


AmVets Walter Fraser
Due Date: April 20, 2018

For graduating seniors who have maintained a 2.75 or higher are eligible for this scholarship.  The selection will be made on the students academic standing, goals and intentions, involvement in community and school activities.

Applications available in Counseling

 

Arab & Chaldean Council
Due Date: Typically Early May

For high school senior of Arab/Chaldean descent, carrying a 3.0 GPA or higher and accepted to a university or college.

Applications will be available in Counseling

http://www.myacc.org/

 

Bud Rowley Athletic Scholarship (see Wildcat Booster)

 

Clark Fund (The)
Due Date: Typically Early May

The Clark fund will grant a scholarship to a graduating senior who is a hardworker and in need of scholarship funds.  Students must have a GPA of 2.8-3.19.

Applications will be available in Counseling

 

Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan
Due Date: March 15, 2018

Opportunities for college bound individuals seeking scholarship opportunities

https://cfsem.org/scholarships

 

DA/OES Alumni
Due Date: April 18, 2018

Students who attended both Daniel Axford and Oxford Elementary are eligible for this scholarship.

Applications will be available in Counseling

 

David Burns Scholarship - David's Faith, Hope and Life Foundation
Due Date: March 16, 2018

Scholarships will be awarded to both a senior male and female high school athletic who embodies David's athletic ability, academic achievements and community involvement.

http://faithhopelife.com/scholarship/

 

Detroit Economic Club
Due Date: March 15, 2018

To be eligible, applicants must be a graduate of a high school located in the City of Detroit, or Wayne, Oakland or Macomb counties and entering their first year of college in the fall.

https://cfsem.org/scholarships

 

Devon Clark Memorial Scholarship
Due Date: Typically April

This monetary award is given to an OHS student who will be attending an automotive program at Ohio Technical College.

Applications will be available in Counseling

 

Donovan Xavier Baker Scholarship Fund
Due Date: April 1, 2018

This memorial scholarship is given to a graduating African-American male who resides in Wayne, Oakland or Washtenaw counties and plans to attending a 2 year college, 4 year university, trade or technical school.

http://www.thedonovanxavierbakerscholarshipfund.com/

 

Engineering Society of Detroit Scholarship
Due Date: February 21, 2018

ESD will be offering on or more $1,000 scholarships to graduating high school seniors who will be pursuing a career in engineering of the life sciences.  The award(s) will be presented at the Society's annual awards program held in June. 

https://esd.org/

 

Enrico & Mario Vespa Scholarship
Due Date: March 15, 2018

Available to students with a parent who is an English Gardens employee

https://cfsem.org/apply/scholarships/scholarship-opportunities/

 

Four County Community Foundation Scholarships
Due Date: March 15, 2018

-Russell W. Ligon Memorial Engineering Initial Scholarship

-Youth Advisory Committee Scholarship

https://www.4ccf.org/scholarships/

 

James "Jamie" Charles Memorial Scholarship
Due Date: April 17, 2018

The scholarship funds are provided as an honor to the memory of James R. "Jamie" Charles.  Jamie embodied the qualities established as criteria for the award: good attitude, good citizenship, community involvement, friendship and sportsmanship. 

Applications available in Counseling

 

Lakes Community Credit Union
Due Date: March 30, 2018

This scholarship program is designed to help students who demonstrate a desire and commitment to continuing their education.

Applications will be available in Counseling

 

Lapeer County Republican Party Scholarship
Due Date: February 20, 2018

For graduating high school seniors who are physical residents of Lapeer County.

Applications will be available in Counseling or

http://www.lapeergop.com/2018-scholarship-award/

 

Lewis Wilson Music Scholarship
Due Date: March 16, 2018
Auditions: April 16th (Eligible Applicants will be notified of individual appointment times)

The Lewis Wilson Music Scholarship is an annual $1000 award for a graduating Oxford High School student who plans to pursue a college education with a major or minor in music.

Applications will be available in the Counseling Office.

 
Lone Ranger (The)
Due Date: April 17, 2018

The Lone Ranger Scholarship will be awarded to any OHS graduating senior who is a resident of the Oxford Area Community Schools District. 

Applications available in the Counseling Office.

Lusk Albertson
Due Date: April 9, 2018

Any Senior from a district that is served by the Lusk Albertson law firm.  Oxford qualifies for this scholarship.

http://www.luskalbertson.com/launch-scholarship/

 

McDonald's of Oxford - James McMahan Memorial
Due Date: April 17, 2018

Students applying for this must have a part-time job and be involved in extracurricular activities.  Your part-time job does not have to be with McDonald's.

Applications will be available in the Counseling Office.

 

Michigan Retired School Personnel - North Oakland Chapter
Due Date: Typically Mid April

Awarded to students exhibiting a grade point average between 2.0 and 3.4 and exhibiting outstanding character.

Applications will be available in the Counseling Office.

 

Oakland Career & Technical Educator's Association
Due Date: March

Oakland County Graduation senior who has participated in a State Approved Career & Technical Education Program.  Students must have a 2.0 or greater GPA.

Applications will be available in the Counseling Office.

 

Oakland Community College Chancellor's Scholarship
Due Date: April 15, 2018

The Chancellor's Scholarships are awarded to one student from each public or private Oakland County high school and one student from each qualified Adult Education/Alternative Education center.

https://www.oaklandcc.edu/finaid/chancellors-scholarships.aspx

 

Oakland County Credit Union
Due Date: May 11, 2018

Requirements: Enrolled in a major agricultural-related program of study and must have participated in an agriculture activity as part of their 4-H project experience.

Applications will be available in the Counseling Office.

 

Oakland County Republican Party Lincoln Scholarship
Due Date: April 15, 2018

Theme: Students may submit an essay, video, or other creative work on the theme of “What Makes America Great”. 

Applications will be available in the Counseling Office.

https://www.scholarships.com/financial-aid/college-scholarships/scholarships-by-state/michigan-scholarships/ocrp-lincoln-scholarship/



Orion Art Center - Joan Brace Scholarship Competition

Due Date: April 30, 2018 (Artwork and Application must be delivered to the Orion Library.)

For graduating students of the class of 2015 from school districts surrounding the Orion Art Center and intending to major in the visual arts at an accredited college.

Applications will be available in the Counseling Office.

 

Orion/Oxford Soccer League Scholarship
Due Date: April 1, 2018

Eligible senior must maintain a cumulative GPA of at least 2.75 and must have played soccer for Oxford High School a minimum of two seasons.

Applications will be available in the Counseling Office.

 

OSTC - Tom Cain Memorial Scholarship
\Due Date: June 14, 2018

The Tom Cain Memorial is offered to applicants who attended one of the Oakland Schools Technical Campuses during the 2017-2018 academic year. This scholarship is not based solely on grade point average, but rather evaluated on a number of other factors, (essay, recommendations, financial status).

 

Oxford Education Association Scholarship
Due Date: April 13, 2018

This scholarship is presented to an Oxford High School Senior who intends to major in the field of Education and who is in good academic standing and on track to graduate.

Applications will be available in the Counseling Office.

 

Oxford Junior Wildcats (OJW) College Scholarship - Foot Ball Player or Cheerleader
Due Date: Typically Mid April

This scholarship is given to an Oxford High School senior who participated in the OJW cheerleading program or , is involved in community service, possesses leadership skills and has had strong academic success.

Applications will be available in the Counseling Office.

 

Oxford Junior Wildcats (OJW) College Scholarship - Football Player
Due Date: Typically Mid April

This scholarship is given to a Oxford High School senior who participated in the OJW football,  is involved in community service, possesses leadership skills and has had strong academic success.

Applications will be available in the Counseling Office.

Oxford Rotary Club
Due Date: April 27, 2018

Graduating senior who resides within the boundaries of Oxford Community Schools who is involved in Community Service.  The Oxford Rotary offers two $500 scholarships.

Applications are available in the Counseling Office.


Oxford Women's Club Scholarship
Due Date: March 19, 2018
This scholarship is for graduating seniors who are Oxford residents, attend Oxford school and are planning on continuing their education by either attending college or a trade school.
Applications are available in the Counseling Office or
here.



Pay It Forward Scholarship
Due Date: April 26, 2018

This local scholarship was founded in the honor and memory of former Oxford High Student Megan Abbott. The recipient of this award will show the following qualities among others: positive attitude, concern for classmates, respect of others, good citizenship, and friendship.
Applications are available in the Counseling Office or here.

 

Russell W. Ligon Engineering
Due Date: March 15, 2018

This scholarship offered by the Four County Community Foundation is for graduating seniors pursuing a career in Engineering. 

Apply at https://www.4ccf.org/scholarships/


Stephen J. Mobley Memorial Scholarship 2018
Due Date: April 27, 2018

Applicant must be an Oxford High School graduate with a GPA of 2.0 or higher and submit an acceptance letter from College, University, or Trade School. Applicant must be pursuing education to further a career in the Engineering/ Mechanical Trade fields. Click
here for the application, or visit the Counseling Office.

 

VFW Auxiliary Young American Creative Patriotic Art Scholarship
Due Date: March 31, 2018

Open to 9th - 12th grade students.
Application available in the Counseling Office.

 

Youth Advisory Committee Kellogg Scholarship

Due Date:  March 15, 2018

The is Youth Advisory Committee is a student lead philanthropic group offering any senior a scholarship opportunity.

Apply online at www.4ccf.org