Below is a comprehensive list of scholarship opportunities. Be sure to check back often for updates!
School Specific Scholarship Opportunities
Most school specific scholarship opportunities are determined when you apply for admission to college and your transcript information is reviewed. Pay attention to any communication you may receive from the colleges you’ve applied to so you don’t miss important information connected to extra steps needed to apply for any scholarships you are eligible to receive, such as competitions you need to attend. Also, pay close attention to admission deadlines for scholarship consideration!
Central Michigan University Scholarships
Eastern Michigan University
Grand Valley State University
Lansing Community College Online Scholarship Application Instructions
Washtenaw Community College Scholarships
Western Michigan University
Local Scholarship Opportunities
Pay close attention to these scholarship opportunities available through our Stockbridge community, as applications are received they will be added to this section of the website!
The Deb Marshall Memorial Scholarship - The family of Jack and Deb Marshall is sponsoring the Deb Marshall Memorial Scholarship in cooperation with the Stockbridge Lions Club. In her name, a $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to a new Stockbridge High School Graduate for three years beginning in the spring of 2023. Applicants must send all requested information by email to: Mr. Bruce Brown, firstname.lastname@example.org. the deadline to apply is the Wednesday before Spring Break!
Eaton Community Bank - Floyd M. Jewell Memorial Scholarship - A memorial scholarship will be given to one recipient from each participating area high school who will be chosen by a scholarship selection committee. Scholarship applicants must have a minimum 3.0 GPA and preferably show an interest in the business field. The scholarship selection committee will take into consideration the financial need of each scholarship applicant. Completed applications should be turned into Mrs. Cummings, the deadline to apply is April 15th!
Francis Family Public Safety Scholarship - This scholarship is open to one 2023 graduating senior from Stockbridge School District, Stockbridge, Michigan. This scholarship is open to a graduating senior interested in pursuing a career in Public Safety: firefighter, police officer or paramedic certification. The scholarship is $500 and will be awarded to the applicant who best demonstrates a passion for helping people in the community, has a well-rounded personality with good communication skills and has held a 3.0 GPA during their last year of schooling. Please email email@example.com for information on how to apply for this scholarship. Application due date is April 30, 2023.
The G.U. Crew scholarship application information - This $500 scholarship is open to all graduating Stockbridge High School seniors in Stockbridge, MI planning to attend full-time an accredited college, university, trade or vocational school. One recipient will be chosen based on their application and a short essay on “What home means to you”. Please submit all scholarship applications to firstname.lastname@example.org The application due date is April 1 st .
Lions Club Scholarship Application – Application due date is the Wednesday before Spring Break! Applicants must send all requested information along with the SHS Community Service Log Sheet by email to Bruce Brown, email@example.com. If you prefer, you can mail it to 190 Blind Lake Rd, Gregory, MI 48137.
The Livingston County Spartans - Textbook scholarships in the amount of $1,000 will be awarded to graduating high school seniors residing in Livingston County who plan to attend Michigan State University.
Michigan High School Athletic Association Scholar-Athlete Award – Farm Bureau Insurance sponsors the Michigan High School Athletic Association’s Scholar-Athlete Award. Scholarships in the amount of $1,000 will be available to high school seniors who meet the eligibility requirements. Please contact the Stockbridge Athletic Office to obtain the required school access code!
Michigan Masonic Charitable Foundation - The deadline to apply for the Stockbridge Masonic Lodge 130 Scholarship is April 1st. A paper copy of your completed application can be turned into the guidance office before spring break or you can email a digital copy directly to Rick Reynolds by this date. All Michigan graduating seniors planning to attend full-time an accredited college, university, trade or vocational school and are United States citizens are eligible to apply for this $1000 award!
Donald Schneider Business Scholarship - Awarded to graduates of Stockbridge High School who will be attending college or training for business. It will be based on essay content, letters of support, and school staff recommendation. Applicants must have a minimum 2.5 GPA, demonstrated community service, good personal qualities, and stated goal orientation. Awards will be granted to one male and one female in the amount of $750 each. Deadline to apply is April 1st!
Stockbridge Area Education Foundation Memorial Scholarship Application – Stockbridge Area Education Foundation Memorial Scholarships! This scholarship award amount is commonly between $250 - $1000 and is awarded to multiple recipients each year. The application is completed online and the deadline to apply is April 1st!
Stockbridge Area Educational Foundation Scholarship - Awarded to graduates of Stockbridge High School based on essay content, activity and achievements during high school, as well as letters of support. The award amount is usually between $250 - $1,000 Multiple recipients are chosen each year.
Munith-Fitchburg Veterans Memorial Post 525 Scholarship - Awarded to high school graduates from Stockbridge, East Jackson, or Grass Lake who live in, or have ties to the Waterloo Area. Priority is given to offspring of a member of the Munith-Fitchburg American Legion Post 526, or the offspring of a veteran. Essay and letters of support are also considerations. The award amount is usually $1,000.
Richard C. Howlett Scholarship - Awarded to graduates of Stockbridge High School based on college major, education, civics, or government. Also considered are essay content, activity and achievements during high school, along with letters of support. The award amount is commonly $1,000.
Laura M. Goodin Memorial Scholarship - Awarded to graduates of Stockbridge High School based on extra-curricular participation, GPA, and letters of support. Preference may be given to participants in Cheer. The award amount is commonly $250.
Bruce Wm. Brown Scholarship - Awarded to graduates of Stockbridge High School based on volunteer and community service activity during high school. Essay statements, years as a Stockbridge student, and letters of support are additional considerations. The award amount is usually $1,000.
Darwin D. Snider Memorial Scholarship - Awarded to graduates of Stockbridge High School for college, technical, or vocational training with an emphasis on (STEM) science, technology, engineering, or math. STEM related awards during high school, GPA, and letters of support are considerations. Commonly the award amount is $500.
Richard A. Hoard Memorial Football Scholarship - Awarded to graduates of Stockbridge High School based on extra-curricular participation, essay content, and letters of support. Preference may be given to football participants. The award amount is commonly $500.
Donna E. Schumacher Memorial Scholarship - Awarded to graduates of Stockbridge High School attending Michigan State University with a major in special education, elementary education, or mathematics education; or mathematics independent of a teacher-training program. Consideration will also be given to majors in the natural sciences independent of a teacher-training program. Essay statements and letters of support are additional considerations. The award amount is up to $5,000 divided equally between first and second semester following confirmation of MSU enrollment. An applicant interview prior to award consideration may be requested and family members are encouraged to attend.
Don E. Krummrey Memorial Scholarship - Awarded to graduates of Stockbridge High School accepted at an accredited college or university majoring in engineering. Letters of support and GPA are also considerations. The usual award amount is $500.
Chris Kruger Memorial Scholarship - Awarded to graduates of Stockbridge High School for college, technical, or vocational training with an emphasis on emergency services/first responder training. i.e., police officer, EMT (paramedic) or fire fighter. Minimum 2.5 GPA Postsecondary career interest, volunteer experiences and two letters of support are considerations. The award amount is commonly $500. Funds will be issued in the name of the student and the advanced education program or University name.
Deputy Grant Whitaker Memorial Scholarship - Awarded to graduates of Stockbridge High School for college, technical, or vocational training with an emphasis on emergency services/first responder training. Or a closely related field. The award amount is commonly $500.
Hannah Lorraine Glair Memorial Scholarship - Awarded to graduates of Stockbridge High School based on essay content, letters of support, and school staff recommendation. Applicants must have a minimum 2.5 GPA, demonstrated community service, good personal qualities, and stated goal orientation. The award amount is commonly $500.
Talan Tolliver Memorial Scholarship - Awarded to graduates of Stockbridge High School based on essay content, letters of support, and school staff recommendation. This scholarship is open to all graduating seniors in honor of TalanTolliver. The award amount is commonly $500.
Stockbridge Area Chamber of Commerce Scholarship – Open to graduating high school seniors living within the Stockbridge Community Schools District who will be attending college, a trade school or another post-secondary institution.
Stockbridge Education Association Scholarship Application - Deadline to apply is the first Friday after spring break! Graduating seniors with a minimum grade point average of 2.5 are able to apply for this scholarship. Priority consideration will be given to those students planning to pursue a career in teaching.
Wilson Talent Center Scholarship Opportunities - Scholarship Deadline is February 1st, graduating seniors who attend the Wilson Talent Center please check these out!
Various Scholarship Opportunities Received in the Guidance Office
Abbott and Fenner Scholarships – Abbott and Fenner are committed to continuing our efforts at helping those who have the desire and ambition to succeed. The winner(s) of this annual scholarship will receive their award within two weeks of the listed deadline. All applicants should include their full name and mailing address with their submissions.
The American Legion Department of Michigan Scholarships – Graduating seniors, check to see if you’re eligible for one of the many different scholarship opportunities available!
Big Sun Scholarship – The Big Sun Organization is proud to be able to continue to help young athletes succeed in their academic pursuits. We are offering an annual scholarship to a deserving student. All student athletes are eligible for this award, regardless of which sport they are participating in.
Burger King Scholarship – Scholarship grants range from $1,000 to $50,000 and are intended to help students offset the cost of attending college or post-secondary vocational/technical school. Recipients are selected based on their grade point average, work experience, extracurricular activities and community service.
Capital Area School Employee Credit Union HS Scholarships – The Chubb/Hayes/Feeman Scholarship in the amount of $1,000 is awarded to seven college-bound high school seniors. Winners were selected based on their academic achievement, community involvement, school activities, awards and honors, financial needs, recommendations, and an essay on financial literacy initiatives.
Foot Locker Scholarship – Twenty Foot Locker Scholar Athletes will each receive $20,000 in college scholarship money for their excellence in school, on their sports teams, and in their communities.
Groth and Associates Scholarship – The Attorney’s at Groth and Associates have spent years in school learning how to help you in different aspects of law ranging from personal injury to business law. They understand the stresses of life and want to lend a hand outside of their normal duties. Their time in school has helped them all understand the importance of education. It takes hard work and perseverance to earn an education and they would like to reward you for your hard work by offering a scholarship to relieve a bit of the financial stress that education can bring. The scholarship awarded will be for $1,000 to one student to use towards furthering their education.
Healthcare Administration Scholarships - Healthcare administration is a growing and exciting career path. It's become so popular that colleges and universities now have departments and degrees dedicated to grooming students for success in this particular field. The industry is also eager to attract top quality students such as yourself into the fold so many healthcare administration associations and other related entities have begun offering scholarships to help you choose the field.
Heisman High School Scholarship - The Heisman High School Scholarship presented by Acceptance Insurance is looking for all types of high-achieving seniors from more than 29,000 public and private high schools within the U.S. We consider young men and women who participate in a wide range of sports as well as school and community activities. Every school has winners and winners continue on for their shot at a $1,000, $2,000, or $10,000 scholarship.
Horatio Alger Association Career and Technical Scholarship Program – Graduating seniors who plan to attend a community college or technical school in the fall and also plan to pursue and complete a career or technical program at an accredited non-profit post-secondary institution in the United States. Funds may be used for tuition, fees, books and supplies. All scholarship funds are paid directly to the institution on behalf of the recipient. Eligible students should apply online!
John George Jr. Student Loan Fund – To qualify for the John George, Jr. Student Loan Fund, applicants must be graduates of a Jackson County High School and plan to attend a Michigan state supported college or university. (Attendees of trade schools and job retraining are not eligible.) They must have maintained a high school grade point average of 2.25 or better, which they will be required to maintain in college.
Knights Templar Educational Foundation Scholarship – The Trust Fund created by the Grand Encampment of Knights Templar of the United States of America in 1922 is for the purpose of assisting worthy students to secure an education, thereby enabling them to become more useful members of our society and better citizens of the United States. The number of scholarships awarded in Michigan varies per year and are usually $1,000 – $1,500 each.
Michigan Education Association Scholarship – Throughout its long history, the Michigan Education Association has remained committed to quality education and retains a prominent leadership position as a strong advocate for public education. As one means of demonstrating its commitment to public education, the Michigan Education Association has established and offers this Scholarship to graduating seniors.
Michigan Retailers Association Scholarship Competition – The Michigan Retailers Association’s college scholarship competition begins in January each year. Applications are due by April 1. To be eligible, the student applicant or a parent or guardian must work at a business that is a member of our association. High school seniors and college freshmen, sophomores and juniors may apply. Awards are $1,500 for public or private college students and $1,000 for community college or training institute students. Financial need is not a consideration.
Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program – This national program awards college scholarships to high school seniors who embody the characteristics of President Ronald Reagan at school, in the community, in the workplace, and at home.
Rove Pest Control Scholarship – Rove Pest Control in Minneapolis is pleased to offer this scholarship opportunity, it’s open to high school students and graduates nationwide in the United States of America who have been accepted to a college or university. This award will be presented to a United States student for the following academic year in the amount of $500.00 and will be paid at the beginning of the fall semester. Although this scholarship is open to anyone seeking a higher education, special consideration will be given to anyone pursuing a degree in entomology or a related field. This is an online scholarship application only.
Society of Women Engineers - Society of Women Engineers Scholarships support women pursuing ABET-accredited bachelor or graduate student programs in preparation for careers in engineering, engineering technology and computer science in the United States. Applicants complete one application and are considered for all scholarships for which they are eligible.
State Farm Good Neighbor Scholarship – The State Farm Good Neighbor Scholarship Program was established to provide financial assistance to high school seniors who plan to attend college, technical, or vocational school, but may not be able to meet the expenses of a higher education without such aid and often do not qualify for other scholarships.