Scholarships

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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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Strategies for Students Too Rich for Financial Aid and Too Poor for College  Source:  US News & World Report    July 2016

Winning a Scholarship – Best Practices

Making the Most of Your Scholarship Search

A-1 Auto Transport due March 10, 2019
Phi Sigma Kappa U of M Scholarship due June 30, 2018
K9 Carts 2018 Annual Scholarship due August 31, 2018
Clutch Prep High School Senior due July 31, 2018
BigRentz Engineering due August 3, 2018
DHS Student Leadership 2018 due May 7, 2017
Fifth Third Bank Finance Academy due May 7th, 2018
SeniorAdvice Caregiver Scholarship due July 15, 2018
American Association of Yemeni Students and Professionals due April 27, 2018
Card Rates Financial Future due July 31, 2018
HARVEST Scholarship due April 6, 2018
Amicus Leadership due to counselor (Ms. Berry) April 20, 2018
PFSA Scholarship due April 13, 2018
Evelyn Ancrum Education Support Systems due April 2nd
Charles Lomas Memorial Scholarship Fund  (Application) due April 12, 2018
Islamic Center of America due April 25, 2018
Arab American & Chaldean Council due May 11, 2018
CG Studio Spring Scholarship due April 16. 2018
HardMoneyHome Volunteerism and Entrepreneurship due July 15. 2018
Hype Athletics Scholarship due March 15, 2018
Redefining Ready! National Scholarship due April 2, 2018
D.E.F.F. Unity due March 19, 2018
Experimental Aircraft Association due March 31, 2018
LAunch due April 9, 2018
Advantage One Credit Union due March 31, 2018
Hammet, Bellin, & Oswald Law & Justice due May 31, 2018
Wells Fargo Academic Leaders due February 28, 2018 (5 pm)
Anti Bullying Club due March 16, 2018
Feeney Scholarship due March 31, 2018
Metro Bureau due March 2, 2018
Bint Jebail Cultural Center due March 15, 2018
LAHC due March 26, 2018
Groth and Associates due July 31, 2018
Ladies for the Islamic Center of America Luncheon due February 2, 2018
Parkside Credit Union due April 30, 2018
Arab American Institute due March 1, 2018
National Association of Black Suppliers Scholarship Fund due March 17, 2018
Society of Women Engineers due March 1, 2018
Renoviso Dream Home Design Scholarship due August 15, 2018
Alumni Legacy Scholarship – U of M (Dearborn) due February 5, 2018
The Coolidge Presidential Scholarship (11th grade only) due January 24, 2018
NMA Speech Contest due December 15, 2017
Community Choice Foundation due February 28, 2018
Helping Hands Scholarship due June 1, 2018
NALS of Michigan Scholarship- application and rules due January 15. 2018
Discover Student Loans Scholarship due December 21, 2017
NFL Alumni- Detroit Chapter due March 2, 2018
Stefan Wanczyk Foundation due May 31, 2018
Bryant Scholarship due April 13, 2018
University of Michigan Club of Greater Detroit due January 19, 2018
Michigan Education Association due February 22, 2018
B. Davis Scholarship due May 22, 2018
ACT Student Champion Award  and  Release Form  due December 31. 20017
Arab American Women’s Business Council Scholarship  due November 1, 2017
BestMattressReview.com Sleep Scholarship due May 19, 2018
BFB Scholarship due October 6, 2017
Ave Maria Michigan Scholarship
Wendy’s Scholarship due October 2, 2017
“No Essay” Scholarship due at the end of each month
 Hispanic Heritage Foundation  due October 2, 2017
Feldco Scholarship  due January 18, 2018
 American Federation of Ramallah – Palestine  due May 31 (each year)
Fraser Institute Essay Contest    due date yet to be posted
CGTrader Scholarship  due January 15, 2018
Dearborn Education Foundation   due March 31, 2018
Common Knowledge Scholarship Foundation    ongoing
Diabetes Scholars Foundation   due April 15, 2018
VFW Young American’s Patriotic Art Contest   due March 31, 2018
Michigan Retailers Association    due April 1 (of each year)
Arab American Institute Foundation Youth Leadership   due
Profile in Courage Essay Contest   due January 4, 2018
Rotary Past Presidents Leadership Scholarship  due January 12, 2018
Rotary Hugh Archer Scholarship  due January 12, 2018
Credit Union One  due April 1, 2018
Greater Detroit Chapter of the United Nations   due April 1, 2018
AXA Foundation Achievement Scholars   due December 15, 2017
Elks National Foundation Most Valuable Student   due November 27, 2017
Sixt Scholars   due November 30, 2017
Burger King Scholars   due December 15, 2017
Abbott & Fenner Business Consultants   due June 14, 2018
Community Foundation of Southeast Michigan   multiple scholarships
Islamic Society of North America    multiple scholarships
Scholarship Detective Launch    December 31, 2017
Michigan Council of Women in Technology Foundation  due January 31, 2018
Society of Women Engineers      multiple scholarships
Washington Crossing Foundation     due January 15, 2018
 Scholarship Searching Webinar     provided by MI Student Aid featuring Sallie Mae
 Contact MI Student Aid at 1-888-4-GRANTS (888-447-2687)
to help you with your scholarship search!