Michigan and Regional Scholarships

AAA Michigan
Due Date: April 17, 2020

Four $1,000.00 scholarships will be awarded to graduating seniors who served as AAA School Safety Patrol members in Michigan.  Applications are available in the counseling office, you can also contact AAA Scholarships directly at https://michigan.aaa.com/assets/PDFs/2020AAASchoolSafetyPatrolScholarshipApplication.pdf  also available in the Counseling Office. 

AES Engineering Scholarship
Due Date: October 5, 2020
This essay based scholarship will be awards based on character.  Open to all seniors regardless of future educational plans; you do not have to be an engineering major. 

Arab American & Chaldean Council - Not being offered for the 2019-2020 school year
Deadline: Typically May

Senior of Arab/Chaldean descent maintaining a 3.0 GPA
Available in the Counseling Office.

Automotive Women's Alliance Foundation Scholarship
Deadline: May 29, 2020

Senior woman pursuing an education related to the automotive industry.
Applications available in the Counseling Office or 

Bloomfield Hills Financial Stock to Scholarship Challenge
Begins: January 31, 2020  Ends: April 10, 2020

Each student is given access to a simulated online personal stock trading account where they are provided capital to purchase stocks or mutual funds (no real money is invested). Contestants then work independently to make decisions on which investment they want to buy or sell from their portfolio. The goal is to accumulate more "money" in their account than all other students. The game is quite simple and provides students a no-risk opportunity to gain an understanding of how the market works in a real life situation.


Buell Scholarship - Lawrence Tech
Deadline: February 1, 2020

This is a full tuition scholarship to Lawrence Tech. 

Community Foundation of Southeast Michigan Scholarships
Deadline: Varies, Mostly due March 15, 2019

Community Foundation is here to make a difference in our region today and forever,
through scholarship and grant programs. There are over 20 unique scholarship opportunities on their website.

Detroit Economic Club
Deadline: March 15, 2019

Based on financial need.  Special consideration for students who have overcome a hardship.  Available in the Counseling Office.


Donley Scholarship - Lawrence Tech
Deadline: February 1, 2020

Student who will be attending Lawrence Tech to study engineering.  Must be first generation college student. 
Available in the Counseling Office.

Donovan Xavier Baker Scholarship
Due Date: April 1, 2020

This scholarship is for male African-American students who reside in Wayne, Oakland, or Washtenaw county and plan to attend a 2 year college, 4 year university, trade or technical school.
Applications available online 
http://www.thedonovanxavierbakerscholarshipfund.com or in the Counseling Office.

Educational Solutions Scholarship Program
Deadline: February 28, 2020

You may apply for this scholarship if you, the student, are a member of Michigan Schools and Government Credit Union with an open account in his/her name, as a primary member, at the time of application. If you are not a member of this Credit Union, you may still apply for the scholarship, but must join MSGCU if you are selected as a winner. This program is open to high school seniors who are attending high school or a technical campus in the communities MSGCU serves.

Enrico & Marie Vespa Scholarship
Deadline: March 15, 2020

Children of employees of English Gardens nursery.

Financial Literacy Art Contest & Art Contest
Deadline: March 2, 2020

Oakland County Treasurer Andy Meisner is pleased to announce the sixth annual Treasurer Meisner Financial Literacy Multimedia Art Contest for Oakland County high school students. Winners earn college scholarships or prize money and the opportunity to have their work displayed in the Treasurer's Office. 

Fostering Futures Scholarship
Deadline:  March 15, 2020

Seniors who have been in the foster care systems.

Helen Tallman Scholarship
Deadline: March 15, 2020

Available to students planning to attend Wayne State University pursuing a degree in Engineering or Pre-Med.

Jeptha Wade Schuremen Scholarship Program
Deadline: March 15, 2020

This scholarship was created for students who have lost their father.
http://cfsem.org/scholarships also available in the Counseling Office

John Luttig Scholarship Fund
Deadline:  April 2, 2020

Awarded to seniors who will be entering the Architecture program at Lawrence Tech.

Kelsey's Law Distracted Driving Awareness Scholarship
Deadline: August 15, 2020

The second annual Kelsey’s Law Distracted Driving Scholarship for Michigan high school juniors and seniors has launched. Kelsey Raffaele, 17, of Sault Ste. Marie, tragically died in a cell phone-related automobile crash in 2010. This scholarship has been created in her honor to inspire change in teens who drive distracted and help prevent car accidents. A total of $5,000 in college scholarships will be awarded among 4 winning student submissions. High school juniors and seniors are eligible. 

Lapeer County Republican Party
Due Date: February 24, 2020

This scholarship is for graduating seniors who are residents of Lapeer County planning to continue their education at a college or technical school.
Click Here for Application

LAunch Scholarship
Due Date: This scholarship will not be offered for the 2019-2020 school year. Check back for 2020-2021

Lusk Albertson (LA) formed the LAunch Scholarship in November 2012 to support outstanding students in our client districts.  Recognizing the escalating costs of higher education and the need for resources that all students share, we committed to provide scholarships annually to deserving students who are graduating at the end of the current academic year.  Winners of the LAunch Scholarship demonstrate high academic achievement, significant community involvement, and a personal commitment to excellence.

MEA Scholarship - Michigan Education Association
Deadline: February 20, 2020

Available to students planning on attending a Michigan college or university and whose parents are MEA members.

Metro Bureau Thomas D McLennan Scholarship
Due Date: February 28, 2020

Graduating senior from a high school from a Metro Bureau member school district, whom intends to enroll at one of the following college/universities: Oakland University, Wayne County Community College or Wayne State University.


MHSAA Scholar - Athlete Award
Deadline: December 8, 2019

This scholarships is aimed at Senior athletes, who maintain 3.5 GPA or higher.

Michigan Competitive Scholarship
Deadline: FAFSA completed by March 1, 2020

The Michigan Competitive Scholarship program is available to undergraduate students pursuing their first degree at an approved Michigan post-secondary institution. Students must demonstrate both financial need and merit. Eligible applicants must achieve a qualifying ACT score of at least 23 (composite) or 90 (scaled score) prior to entering college.

Michigan Corrections Organization Scholarships
Deadline: Typically early June

This scholarship is available to students whose parents are MCO members.
Available in the Counseling Office or online at 

Michigan Council of Women in Technology
Deadline: Typically late January

High School Senior, 3.0 GPA, accepted to a Michigan University, Majoring in Information Technology program, US citizen.  

Michigan Nursing Scholarship
Deadline: Students are advised to talk to their future school's financial aid office. 

A non-need based award available to Michigan residents enrolled at least half-time at an eligible institution in a program leading to a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) certification, Associate Degree in Nursing (ADN), Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN), or Masters of
Science in Nursing (MSN)

Michigan Retailers Association
Deadline: April 1, 2020

Dependent children of owner or MRA member businesses. Applications will be available in the Counseling Office.
Application: Click here for application.

Michigan Schools & Government Credit Union
Deadline: February 28, 2020

Senior who has an account at MSGCU - three different scholarships are offered.
Applications will be available in the Counseling Office or https://msgcu.smapply.org/prog/Educational_Solutions_scholarship/

Michigan State Alumni Club of Oakland County
Due Date: March 22, 2019

Scholarship of $2,000, given to graduating senior accepted to MSU and planning on attending.  Applicants should have a GPA of 3.5 or better.  
Applications are available in the Counseling Office or online at www.msuoakland.com or click here.

Otis M. Smith Scholarship
Deadline: March 15, 2020

Seniors who are single mothers who will be attending U of M, Columbus College of Law or Wayne State.

Plante Moran Sons & Daughters Scholarships
Deadline: March 15, 2020

This scholarship is available for students who have a parent employeed by Plante Moran.

Robert Holmes Scholarship Program
Deadline: March 15, 2020

Senior who has a parent in the Teamsters Union.

SET SEG Foundation - Skilled Trade Scholarship
Due Date: 3/29/20

The SET SEG Foundation is excited to announce our new Skilled Trade Scholarship program. The scholarship opportunity is available to Michigan public high school seniors who have participated in a career and technical education program and are enrolled in, or planning to enroll in, an accredited two-year college, technical school or other accredited technical institute within the next 12 months.

Telluride Association Full Room and Board Scholarship
Deadline: February 12, 2020

Telluride House (MBTA) is a living community at the University of Michigan founded on the three pillars of intellectual inquiry, community service, and self-governance. Made up of 28 undergraduate and graduate students from all ages, backgrounds, and academic disciplines, all residents are on a full scholarship that covers food and housing, renewable for up to 5 years.  If you would like to apply or an interested student has any questions, please don't hesitate to reach out by e-mailing mbta.apply@tellurideassociation.orghttps://www.telluride-house.com/student-applications

University of Detroit Mercy College of Business Administration Business Ethics Essay Contest
Due Date: January 15, 2021

The Center for Practice & Research in Management & Ethics (PRIME Center) at the University of Detroit Mercy’s College of Business Administration is pleased to announce a Business Ethics Essay Contest for high school students. The goal of this competition is for future business students to contemplate ethical problems that accompany modern business practices, and clearly articulate potential solutions.
Business Ethics Essay Contest Application
Submission Form

University of Michigan Dearborn Alumni Legacy Scholarship
Deadline: March 2,  2020

Available to students who are related to a UM-Dearborn Alum.
Applications in Counseling Office or 

University of Michigan Club of Greater Detroit Scholarships
Due Date: Typically January

Twelve outstanding scholarships to incoming freshman at the University of Michigan. Students are encouraged to apply for the scholarship before receiving an acceptance letter, but know that you must be member of the incoming class of Fall of 2020 to be a recipient.  By completing the online application, you will be considered for all of the scholarships listed: Lloyd & Laurie Carr Scholarship, Harold DuCharme Scholarship, David Hallissey Memorial Scholarship, and the Jerry & Anne Hanlon Scholarship.

U of M Club of Detroit Scholarship Page

Western Michigan University

Due Date: Varies
Visit the Western Michigan University Scholarship page to see the 46 scholarships offered to incoming freshmen.