Local Scholarships

Local Scholarships typically start rolling in late December/early January, however this year they are very late.  Unfortunately many scholarship organizations have lost or have limited funding, because of shutdowns limiting fundraising events.  Once we receive a scholarship it will be changed to black, the application link will be added or available in the OHS Counseling Office.

Addison Township Firefighter's Association Scholarship Grant
Due Date: April 9, 2021 Extended to April 30, 2021

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 or here.



American Legion Scholarships to print click here.

American Legion Auxiliary Walter Fraser Post

Due Date: April 16, 2021

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.

American Legion Walter Fraser Post
Due Date: April 16, 2021

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.

AmVets Walter Fraser
Due Date: April 16, 2021

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.

Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan
Due Date: March 16, 2021
One stop and application for 12 scholarships.  Opportunities for college bound individuals seeking scholarship opportunities

https://cfsem.org/scholarships

 

DA/OES Alumni
Due Date: April 19, 2021

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

Applications will be available in Counseling or click here.

 

David Burns Scholarship - David's Faith, Hope and Life Foundation
Due Date: March 19, 2021

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, 2021

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.

Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan 


Donovan Xavier Baker Scholarship Fund
Due Date:  April 1, 2021

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 19, 2021

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. 

Click here for the application for Outstanding High School Student of the Year

 

Enrico & Mario Vespa Scholarship
Due Date: March 16, 2021

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

https://cfsem.org/scholarships/

 

Four County Community Foundation Scholarships
Due Date: March 1, 2021

-Russell W. Ligon Memorial Engineering Initial Scholarship

-Youth Advisory Committee Scholarship

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

 

James "Jamie" Charles Memorial Scholarship
Due Date: March 26, 2021

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 here.

Lakes Area Rotary Charitable Scholarship
Due date: February 1, 2021

Lakes Area Rotary was established in Walled Lake in 1946 and has been a leading promoter of education and scholarship in the Lakes Area ever since.  Lakes Area Rotary considers skilled professions essential to our economy and society. We have established this scholarship in the amount of $1000 for graduating Seniors currently enrolled in a program at Oakland Schools Technological Campus - SW 

Applications available here.


Lakes Community Credit Union
Due Date: January 31, 2021.

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

Applications will be available in Counseling or at lmcu.org/hutt

 

Lapeer County Republican Party Scholarship
Due Date:  February 17, 2021, 11:59 P.M.

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

Applications will be available in Counseling or here.

 

 
Law Offices of Anthony Carbone
Due Date: July 31st, 2021
For graduating seniors enrolling in an accredited university located in the USA, who carry a 3.0 GPA.

https://anthonycarbonepersonalinjurylawyer.com/#scholarship

Lawrence Technological University STEM Scholarship
Due Date: May 1, 2021

The purpose of this award is to empower more students like yours to pursue degrees in the fields of science, technology, and mathematics and to spark their interest in the exploration of STEM subjects and careers. 

Apply here: https://www.ltu.edu/futurestudents/scholarshipopportunities.asp#tab3

Lewis Wilson Music Scholarship
Due Date: March 1, 2021
Auditions: April 20th (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 at the 4 CCF Scholarship website

 
Lone Ranger (The)
Due Date: April 9th, 2021

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 or here.

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 28th, 2020

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: Typically early May

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 School Technical Campuses Scholarships
Due Dates: Varies

The Oakland Schools Technical Campuses provide several career and educational scholarship opportunities for their students and they can be found here

https://www.ostconline.com/about-ostc/students/current-students/scholarships

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 Technical Education Association (OCTEA) Scholarship
Due Date: March 12, 2021


The purpose of the scholarship is to provide two Oakland County graduating seniors who have participated in a state approved Career and Technical Education Program an opportunity to obtain $500 of funding assistance for post-secondary educational costs.

Apply here.

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/


Oakland Schools Education Foundation Scholarships for Success
Due Date: March 12, 2020

Graduation seniors who will pursue a four-year degree in college, apprenticeship or trade school and have maintained a 2.0 GPA. 

Applications are available here.



Orion Art Center - Joan Brace Scholarship Competition

Due Date: Typically Mid April  (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. 

OSTC - Tom Cain Memorial Scholarship
Due Date: March 6, 2020

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). Apply here.

Oxford Education Association Scholarship
Due Date: April 16, 2021

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 and here


Oxford Junior Wildcats (OJW) College Scholarship - Football Player or Cheerleader

Due Date: April 12, 2021

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 or here.

Oxford Lions Club Randy Monreau Scholarship
Due Date: March 24, 2021

Graduating senior residing within the boundaries of Oxford Community Schools, carrying a 2.0 or better GPA, intending to enter a two or four-year college, university or trade school, whom participated in community service. 

Applications are available in the Counseling Office or here.


Oxford Rotary Club
Due Date: April 17, 2020

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 or here.



Oxford Women's Club Scholarship
Due Date: March 19, 2021
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 23, 2021

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 click here.


Pioneer State Mutual & Community Insurance Merit Scholarship
Due Date: April 16, 2021

Oxford High School senior who is pursuing a baccalaureate in a business/management or insurance related field and has been accepted to an accredited college or university. 

Open application here.


Russell W. Ligon Engineering
Due Date: March 15, 2020

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
Due Date: 4/26/2021 
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, 2020

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

https://vfwauxiliary.org/scholarships/young-american-creative-patriotic-art-contest/

 

Youth Advisory Committee Kellogg Scholarship
Due Date:  March 15, 2020

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

Apply online at www.4ccf.org