• Seniors:  Select each of the scholarship opportunities you wish to pursue, complete the required application and all required documentation needed and submit on your own before the deadline.  See Mrs. Powers with any questions you have.
  • SUPERPOWER SCHOLARSHIP

    Superpower Scholarship
    Eligibility: Applicants must:
    • Be thirteen (13) years of age or older at the time of application
    • Be legal residents of the fifty (50) United States or the District of Columbia
    • Be currently enrolled (or enroll no later than the fall of 2026) in an accredited post-secondary institution of higher
    education
    Instructions:
    For all those superhero lovers and villain enthusiasts, this super scholarship can give you the power to win free college
    money. Use your imagination and become the superhero, or perhaps supervillain, you've always wanted to be. Would
    you live a life in a comic book universe or use your powers here in the real world? We want to know how you would use
    your super powers for good, or bad, even if it was just for the day.

    Submit an online written response for the question:
    "Which superhero or villain would you want to change places with for a day and why?" (250 words or less)
    Award: $2,500
    Deadline: March 31, 2020
    Application: https://www.unigo.com/scholarships/our-scholarships/superpower-scholarship

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  • BERTO DIAZ ENGINEERING SCHOLARSHIP

    Berto Diaz Engineering Scholarship
    Eligibility:
    Applicants must...
    • be currently attending a high school in the US
    • graduate from high school in 2020
    • be accepted to a four-year engineering degree program at an accredited, degree-granting university in the US by
    fall of 2020
    • plan on obtaining a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering or an equivalent degree
    • submit the scholarship application form on our website
    • provide a transcript of classes taken and grades received in high school if chosen as a finalist (we will contact you
    in mid-March with instructions for emailing your transcript if you are selected as a finalist)
    Description:
    The Scholarship was established in memory of Roberto Ugo Diaz. Berto was a Calibration Engineer at GM. He earned a
    Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering and was a co-operative education student at GM while earning his
    degree. Berto was also an Eagle Scout.
    Award: $1,000
    Deadline: March 1, 2020
    Application: https://www.bertodiazengscholarship.org/

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  • ROSA PARKS SCHOLARSHIP

    Rosa Parks Scholarship
    Eligibility:
    • Be a senior attending a public or private Michigan High School
    • Graduate by spring of the application year.
    • Have GPA of 2.5 or above
    • Complete an application form and essay
    • Furnish official copies of high school transcript and ACT or SAT results
    • And, meet additional requirements as noted in application package
    Description:
    The Rosa Parks Scholarship Foundation offers a $2,000, non-renewable scholarship to Michigan high school graduating
    seniors. Winners are selected on the basis of scholarship, leadership, financial need, and dedication to the civil rights

    principles of Rosa L. Parks, whose historic stand against racial prejudice in 1955 brought her national recognition. The
    Foundation was established in 1980 to provide equal-opportunity scholarships to Michigan high school seniors.
    Award: $2,000
    Deadline: March 1, 2020 (by midnight)
    Application: https://www.surveygizmo.com/s3/5371776/3113be06ea1b

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  • BODIE MCDOWELL SCHOLARSHIP

    Bodie McDowell Scholarship
    Eligibility:
    • Recipients must be students of outdoor communications fields including print, photography, film, art or
    broadcasting
    • Undergraduate students entering their junior or senior year or graduate students
    Description:
    Each candidate should have clear, significant goals in outdoor communications, examples of work and letters of
    recommendation. Academic achievement is considered but is not among the top three selection criteria.
    Recipients must be students of outdoor communications fields such as: print, photography, film, art or broadcasting.
    Open to eligible undergraduate and graduate students.
    Award: From $1,000 to $5,000
    Deadline: March 1, 2020
    Application: http://owaa.org/programs/scholarships-fellowships/bodie-mcdowell-scholarship/

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  • LEADING THE FUTURE II SCHOLARSHIP

    "Leading the Future II" Scholarship
    Eligibility:
    • All applicants must be US residents.
    • Applicants must be high school seniors or college students and planning to attend or already attending an
    accredited undergraduate institution.

    • The scholarship is not available to graduate students.
    • Documentation of your attendance or enrollment at an accredited undergraduate institution may be required.
    Scholarships are awarded to individuals based on the following:
    • Essay
    • Application
    • Extracurricular Activities
    • Achievements
    • Community Responsibility
    • Leadership Potential
    Award: $100 - $300
    Deadline: March 1, 2020
    Application: https://www.petersons.com/scholarship/leading-the-future-ii-scholarship-111_157064.aspx

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  • FRED & LENA MEIJER SCHOLARSHIP

    Fred & Lena Meijer Scholarship
    Eligibility:
    Applicants must be:
    • A current Meijer team member who has been employed full-time or part-time by Meijer, with at least one year of
    continuous service on the application deadline date, and will be attending college/university/technical school
    either part-or full time or,
    • A dependent child (natural, legally adopted, or step-child) of a current Meijer Team Member who has been
    employed full-time or part-time by Meijer, with at least one year of continuous service on the application deadline
    date who will be attending college/university or technical school full time or.
    • A dependent child of a former Meijer team member who worked full-time or part-time for Meijer for at least one
    year, but whose employment was terminated due to death, retirement, or total and permanent disability. The
    student must be attending college/university or technical school full-time.
    Scholarships are awarded to individuals based on the following:
    • Academic or technical achievements
    • Financial need
    • Special circumstances
    • Participation in school and community-based activities/organizations
    Award: $4,000 to $10,000
    Deadline: March 1, 2020 by 5pm *download application to see updated 2020 deadline dates
    Application: https://www.meijer.com/services/meijer-scholarship.html

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  • TALL CLUBS INTERNATIONAL STUDENT SCHOLARSHIPS

    Tall Clubs International Student Scholarships
    Eligibility:
    Applicants must:
    • be under 21
    • be entering college in the upcoming Fall
    • also meet the TCI height requirement minimums: 5'10" for women and 6'2" for men, barefoot

    Description:
    TCI annually awards student scholarship(s) of up to $1,000 each to tall students who are under 21 years of age and
    attending their first year of college in the following fall.
    If you are interested in applying for a TCI Scholarship Award, you must contact a TCI Member Club closest to you for
    sponsorship. Even if they don't have a local Student Scholarship, they may simply appoint you as their candidate. Once
    you have a local sponsor, your name will be submitted to the TCI Foundation. Should the Foundation select you as an
    award winner, you will be notified by your local sponsoring TCI club and presented with the award.
    Award: $1,000
    Deadline: March 1, 2020
    Application: http://www.tall.org/tci-foundation.html

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  • THE AMERICAN LEGION EAGLE SCOUT OF THE YEAR

    The American Legion Eagle Scout of the Year 2020
    Eligibility:
    Candidate must be a registered, active member of a Boy Scout Troop, Varsity Scout Team, or Venturing Crew chartered
    to an American Legion post, American Legion Auxiliary unit or Sons of the American Legion squadron OR be a
    registered, active member of a Boy Scout Troop, Varsity Scout Team, or Venturing Crew, and the son or grandson of a
    Legionnaire or Auxiliary member, AND:
    • Received the Eagle Scout Award
    • Be an active member of his religious institution
    • Received the appropriate Boy Scout religious emblem
    • Demonstrated practical citizenship in church, school, scouting and community
    • Reached his 15th birthday and be enrolled in high school at time of selection
    • Reside in the department (state) to which he applies
    Award: $10,000 1

    st place with 3 runner-up candidates receiving $2,500 each.

    Deadline: March 1, 2020 for Nomination Forms
    Application: https://www.legion.org/scholarships/eaglescout

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  • ROSA PARKS SCHOLARSHIP

    Eligibility Requirements

    •  Be a senior attending a public or private  Michigan High School

    •  Graduate by August of the application year.

    •  Have GPA of 2.5 or above

    •  Complete an application form and essay

    •  Furnish official copies of high school transcript and ACT or SAT results

    •  And, meet additional requirements as noted in application package

    https://www.rosaparksscholarship.org/

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  • JACKSON COMMUNITY FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP

    1) JCF Competitive Scholarship: Apply for up to 5 scholarships with one application. Deadline 5PM February 14, 2020.

    2) Jackson Legacy Scholarship: Quick & Easy online application (no essay required) for graduating seniors that plan to attend Jackson College, Baker College of Jackson, or Spring Arbor University. Deadline is February 14, 2020.

    3) Meyer and Lois Franklin Scholarship: Application is fillable PDF or it can be handwritten. Submissions must be mailed or dropped off at our new office in the Fields building.

             New address:  100 S. Jackson St.

                                   Suite 206B

                                   Jackson, MI 49201

    www.jacksoncf.org

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