• 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.
  • MICHIGAN COUNCIL OF WOMEN IN TECHNOLOGY UNDERGRAD SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

    Michigan Council of Women in Technology Undergraduate Scholarship Program
    Eligibility:
    • A resident of the state of Michigan
    • A student with a 3.0 GPA or better
    • Enrolled (or will be enrolled) in a Michigan university
    • Enrolled (or will be enrolled) in an Information Technology program
    • A United States citizen
    Description:
    The Michigan Council of Women in Technology (MCWT) Foundation is pleased to announce its scholarship and
    laptop programs for the 2017-2018 academic year. MCWT Foundation is offering one high school senior, one
    GET IT club high school senior, one undergraduate-level and one graduate-level college scholarship for women
    who are currently or will be enrolled full time in college-level courses for the 2019-2020 academic year at a
    university.
    Award: $5,000 maximum award
    Deadline: January 31, 2019
    Application: https://www.mcwt.org/programs/list/University-Initiatives/Scholarship-Program

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  • RISE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

    RiSE Scholarship Foundation
    Eligibility:
    Applicant must:
    • be a current high school senior who has submitted applications to and is planning on attending an accredited
    college or university
    • be a U.S. citizen
    • have an overall 2.5 GPA or higher
    • have a documented learning disability (a diagnosis of ADHD or ADD alone does not qualify)
    • provide a letter of reference from a teacher, high school counselor, or principal of present high school on the
    enclosed form; the recipient must provide RISE Scholarship Foundation, Inc. proof of registration to accepted
    college or university for the scholarship to be issued the fall semester of the same year that the award is presented

    Description:
    The RiSE Scholarship Foundation, Inc. was established to reward students with learning disabilities who have shown
    determination, self-advocacy and success in overcoming their difficulties. The RiSE Scholarship Foundation, Inc. aims to
    offer meaningful scholarships to award the success of students, to bring awareness and education to the subject of learning
    disabilities.
    Award: $2,500
    Deadline: January 31, 2019
    Application: https://risescholarshipfoundation.org/apply-now/

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  • ASSOCIATION FOR WOMEN IN MATH ESSAY CONTEST

    Association for Women in Mathematics Essay Contest
    Eligibility:
    The contest is open to students in the following categories:
    • grades 6-8
    • grades 9-12
    • college undergraduates
    * Both female and male students can apply. The only gender restriction is that the person interviewed must be a woman
    * At least one winning submission will be chosen from each category
    Description:

    To increase awareness of women's ongoing contributions to the mathematical sciences, the Association for Women in
    Mathematics (AWM) and Math for America are co-sponsoring an essay contest for biographies of contemporary women
    mathematicians and statisticians in academic, industrial, and government careers. The essays will be based primarily on an
    interview with a woman currently working in a mathematical sciences career.
    Award: Varies
    Deadline: January 31, 2019
    Application: https://sites.google.com/site/awmmath/programs/essay-contest

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  • JOHN F KENNEDY PROFILE IN COURAGE ESSAY CONTEST

    John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Essay Contest
    Eligibility:
    • Essays can be no more than 1,000 words but must be a minimum of 700 words. Citations and bibliography are not
    included in the word count.
    • Essays must be the original work of the student.
    • John F. Kennedy, Robert F. Kennedy, and Edward M. Kennedy are not eligible subjects for essays.
    • Essays must describe an act of political courage by a U.S. elected official that occurred during or after 1917, the
    year John F. Kennedy was born. The official may have addressed an issue at the local, state, or national level.
    See Contest Information and Topic Guidelines and Helpful Tips for Writing Your Essay for more information.
    • Essays about past recipients of the Profile in Courage Award will be disqualified unless they describe an act of
    political courage other than the act for which the award was given.
    • Essays must have a minimum of five sources.
    Award: First-place prize of $20,000. Cash awards for the top 25 essays
    Deadline: January18, 2019
    Application:
    http://www.jfklibrary.org/Education/Profile-in-Courage-Essay-Contest/Contest-Information-and-Topic-Guidelines.aspx

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  • BGSU - ACADEMIC INVESTMENT IN MATH AND SCIENCE PROGRAM

    BGSU - Academic Investment in Mathematics and Science (AIMS) Program
    Eligibility:
    • 21 ACT score and 3.0 high school GPA preferred
    • Be accepted as a Bowling Green State University student prior to the AIMS application deadline
    • Completed AIMS application materials by the deadline
    • Selected candidates must complete a telephone interview
    • Successful completion of the AIMS Summer Bridge Program
    Description:
    The AIMS Program requires study leading to a bachelor's degree in STEM related fields or teacher education with
    majors in these areas. Scholars should plan to enroll in AIMS Seminar I (AS1030) in the fall and AIMS Seminar
    II (AS 1040) in the Spring.
    Award: Varies
    Deadline: January 15, 2019
    Application: http://www.bgsu.edu/aims.html

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  • WILLIAM D & JEWELL BREWER SCHOLARSHIP

    William D. & Jewell Brewer Scholarship
    Eligibility:
    • Applicant must be a resident of Michigan and: the son, daughter, grandchild, or great grandchild of a veteran,
    living or deceased. Military service in any armed service branch is required.
    • A minimum 2.5 GPA is required.
    • Applicant must demonstrate financial need.

    Award: $500
    Deadline: January 14, 2019
    Application: https://www.michiganlegion.org/assets/applications/2019brewerscholarship.pdf

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  • GUY M WILSON SCHOLARSHIP, 2019

    Guy M. Wilson Scholarship 2019
    Eligibility:
    • Applicant must be a resident of Michigan and: the son, daughter, grandchild, or great grandchild of a veteran,
    living or deceased. Military service in any armed service branch is required.
    • Applicant must be a current high school student; planning to attend a university or 2 to 4-year college.
    • A minimum 2.5 GPA is required.
    Award: $500
    Deadline: January 14, 2019 at 5:00 pm
    Application: https://www.michiganlegion.org/assets/applications/2019wilsonscholarship.pdf

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  • AAMI FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP

    AAMI Foundation Scholarship
    Eligibility
    Applicants must be entering or current full-time college students seeking a career in the healthcare technology profession
    at an accredited college or university.
    Please visit the sponsor website for specific eligibility criteria for:
    • the biomedical equipment technician scholarship
    • the clinical or other healthcare engineering scholarship
    • the health systems engineer scholarship

    Description:
    Applicants must demonstrate a combination of technical aptitude, academic excellence, and commitment to the healthcare
    technology profession. To document these attributes, applicants are required to submit a short essay (500-700 words)
    explaining how they view themselves fitting into the profession and describing their evidence of academic excellence and
    the other skills mentioned above.
    Award: $3,000
    Deadline: January 7, 2019
    Application: http://www.aami.org/professionaldevelopment/content.aspx?ItemNumber=886&navItemNumber=643

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  • GE-REAGAN FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

    GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program
    Eligibility:
    Applicants must:
    • demonstrate at school, at the workplace, and within the community the attributes of leadership, drive, integrity,
    and citizenship;
    • demonstrate strong academic performance (minimum 3.0 GPA/4.0 scale or equivalent);
    • demonstrate financial need;
    • be citizens of the United States of America;
    • be high school seniors attending high school in the United States. Applicants living on a U.S. Armed Forces base
    are eligible. Home-schooled students are also eligible.
    • plan to enroll in a full-time undergraduate course of study toward a bachelor’s degree at an accredited four-year
    college or university in the United States for the entire 2019-2020 academic year.
    Award: approximately 20 awards of $10,000 each will be granted.
    Deadline: January 4, 2019
    * If the program reaches 25,000 applications before 11:59 PM CST on the deadline date of January 4, 2019, it
    will automatically close.
    Application: https://www.scholarsapply.org/ge-reagan/information.php

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  • MIT THINK SCHOLARS PROGRAM

    MIT THINK Scholars Program
    Eligibility:
    • Applicants must be full-time high school students attending a public, private, or home school at the time of
    application.
    • Must be a U.S. resident during the 2018–2019 school year.
    • One submission per applicant
    • One or two students per project
    Description:
    The THINK Scholars Program is an educational outreach initiative that promotes science, technology, engineering, and
    mathematics by supporting and funding projects developed by high school students. The program is run by undergraduate
    students at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and sponsored by technology companies and educational
    organizations. THINK project proposals are science and engineering ideas that span many fields from green technologies
    and practical devices to software applications. Almost anything is fair game as long as it can be completed by an
    individual or team of 2 in the spring semester with a $2,000 budget. Winners also receive a $500- $1,000 scholarship and
    an all-expenses paid trip to MIT to meet and network with MIT professors and students. For more information, please
    visit the MIT THINK website.
    Applying for the THINK Scholars Program is a simple process:
    • Register: create an account using your email address and some basic information.
    • Find a team: You can work alone, or work with a partner.
    • Submit your proposal: upload a document describing your idea, goals, and
    • implementation procedure.
    Award: $1,000
    Deadline: January 1, 2019
    Application: http://think.mit.edu/overview/

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  • MYER AND LOIS FRANKLIN SCHOLARSHIP

    Application can be found at jacksoncf.org

    Click on Scholarship tab -

    Franklin scholarship app must be printed, filled out and then either mailed or hand delivered to the office in downtown Jackson listed on the application

    due date:  February 15 or the first 250 applications received. 

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  • Jackson Community Foundation Scholarship

    Application may be found at jacksoncf.org

    Click on the scholarship tab for further instructions on how to fill out the application.

    Due date - February 15, 2019, by 5pm

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  • 2019 MICHIGAN EDUCATION ASSOCIATION SCHOLARSHIP

    ELIGIBILITY:

     

    must be a dependent of an MEA member or MEA - retired member in good standing

    graduate of a MI public HS or private HS that has an MEA bargaining unit

    Will attend or currently attends an undergraduate program to a MI public community college, four year degree institution, or vocational training. 

    Priority given on the basis of academic achievement, extra curricular activities and school & community service

    Applicatioin found at https://mea.org/mea-scholarship/

    Due date - Application must arrive at the MEA office by February 21, 2019.  It cannot be postmarked by feb 21 and arrive at the office on a later date. 

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