Top 5 Places to Find Scholarships:

  1.  The College You Plan to Attend – use college websites to find merit based and/or need based scholarships
  2.  High School – this website & bulletin board in cafeteria; check both weekly
  3. Community Organizations – i.e. Elks, Boy Scouts, church, 4H, etc
  4. Employers – yours or your parents may offer scholarship opportunities
  5. FREE Online Scholarship Searches – links above for FASTWEB and Career Cruising

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Source:  US News & World Report July 2016

Winning a Scholarship – Best Practices

Making the Most of Your Scholarship Search

XPKC Scholarship due March 15, 2021
Society of Women Engineers Scholarship due March 1, 2021
Robert E. Leonard Jr. Scholarship due March 1, 2021
Ortorex scholarship due May 1, 2021 (must be 18 years + to apply)
Rosa Parks Scholarship due March 2, 2021
American Academy of Art Colleges due March 1, 2021
Inkster Alumnae Scholarship due February 1, 2021
AAA Safety Patrol Scholarship due to Ms. Berry by March 1, 2021. See DHS Counseling Senior Schoology page for details and application.
MASFPS Scholarship due January 11, 2021
Various scholarships, see link for more info, due dates vary
Adrian College Scholarship must apply by November 30, 2020
The Coolidge Scholarship due January 20, 2021 (for juniors only)
Rotary Club Scholarships Harry A. Sisson (only top 5 applicants will be submitted, due directly to Ms. Berry) by January 8, 2021.
Rotary Club Scholarships Hugh Archer, Past Presidents, and Otto Rowan -CTE programs) all due January 22, 2021
Certa Law Personal Injury Scholarship due Dec 15, 2020
Zivadream Scholarship due Nov 30, 2020
SaplingHR Scholarship due Nov 1, 2020
Wayne State Freshman Scholarships due dates vary
Western Michigan University Freshman Scholarships due dates vary
University of Michigan- Dearborn Freshman Scholarships due dates vary
Home Theorys Scholarship due dates vary 
Dirk and Derrick Car & Truck Accident Scholarship due December 15th (each year)
Discover Early Childhood Edu due dates vary
The American Legion Scholarships due dates vary
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