IHS Scholarship List

AES Engineering Scholarship $500 Due: 10-6-18

For the most up to date information please check out their website http://www.aesengineers.com/scholarships.php

Purpose of Scholarships

AES Engineering is pleased to be able to continue offering scholarships to motivated students to help in the furthering of their education.

Scholarship Criteria

Our belief is that achieving a high grade point average should not be the only criteria for determining who deserves to be helped. For that reason we are offering a scholarship that will be awarded on the basis of character, as determined by an evaluation of the essays that are submitted.

Scholarships are intended for our future leaders across a wide spectrum of fields of study. This award is available to high school seniors and all students attending a post secondary educational facility.

You are not required to be taking Engineering courses to be eligible.

How to Apply

Students must submit an essay of between 500 and 1000 words in answer to the following question:

When you look back on your life in 30 years, what would it take for you to consider your life successful? What relationships or accomplishments will be important on this journey?

Amount of award: $500.00
Deadline for entry: October 6, 2018

Submit essay to scholarship@asengineers.com

There is no application packet for this award. Please do not include your resume at this time.

Be sure to include your full name as well as the name of the school you are attending this year and your plans for next year.

Toledo Community Foundation Scholarship

Toledo Community Foundation Scholarships

 

Toledo Community Foundation Scholarship Opportunities 
IMPORTANT - GENERAL INFORMATION

Through the generosity of many individuals, families and businesses, scholarships are awarded on an annual basis from philanthropic funds which have been established with Toledo Community Foundation. These awards assist local students in their pursuit of higher education.

Toledo Community Foundation manages more than 200 scholarship funds. Although we offer scholarships from more than 200 individual funds, those listed below represent only the scholarships for which Toledo Community Foundation is the contact for making application.  Other scholarships offered through the Foundation are administered at the school level, so be sure to check with your guidance counselor/college advisor to see if there are any other scholarships available to you through your high school. 

All applications must be made online with the exception of the BCSN Scholar of the Month (which is handled at the school level and submitted by the Guidance Counselors). It is important for applicants to plan ahead, as attachments to the online applications need to be a part of the application at the time of submission. No hard copies will be accepted. Applications, including all required attachments, must be received by midnight of the application deadline date in order to be considered.  Application due dates are provided with each individual scholarship (named below).

To qualify for a scholarship from Toledo Community Foundation, the school you attend must be an accredited nonprofit institution.  


If you are a finalist for a scholarship that has financial need as a consideration and are invited to interview with the Scholarship Advisory Committee, you are asked to complete a Scholarship Interviewee Budget Form for your college of choice. This form will provide your total financial picture and aid the Committee in their decision. Please bring the completed form with you to your interview. 

Are you a Toledo Community Foundation scholarship recipient, and looking for information about reporting requirements or how to renew your scholarship?  Click here.

Fillable PDF forms for scholarship recipients:  

Educational Institution Contact Form - Spring (for those notified of their scholarships in March-May)
Educational Institution Contact Form - Owens Corning Employees (US and Outside US except Mexico)
Educational Institution Contact Form - Owens Corning Employees Mexico Only
Educational Institution Contact Form - Summer (for those notified of their scholarships in June-July)

 

Questions can be directed to: Toni Shoola, TCF Scholarship Officer, via email or call 419.241.5049.

 

American Legion Multiple Scholarships $200-$20,000 Due: Varies

Michigan Legion Scholarships

Boys State Samsung Scholarship

Samsung American Legion Scholarship Application

 

ELIGIBILITY: High school juniors who are a direct descendant, i.e. child, grandchild, great-grandchild or a legally adopted child, of a U.S. veteran who served during a period of war and is a delegate to either an American Legion Boys State or American Legion Auxiliary Girls State program.

 

Application is an on-line process- here. All questions must be answered in order to be considered.

 

Samsung Scholarship Frequently Asked Questions

 

Deadline for Michigan Boys State Samsung Scholarship is June 17, 2018 (first day at Boys State)

 

Baseball Scholarships

Robert Turner Baseball Scholarship Application

 

Scholarship is available only to Michigan residents who have graduated from high school, are on a 2018 American Legion Baseball Team roster filed with the National Headquarters, and who are planning to attend any nationally accredited college or university. Selection is based on the application information, the student's GPA of 2.5 or higher, and two letters of testimony (one from the American Legion coach or team manager, and the other from a community leader, school official or minister). The scholarship award amount is $500.

 

Deadline date is July 1, 2018

 

Click Here for Legion Baseball Scholarship Application

 

Any team manager or head coach of an American Legion (post – affiliated) team may nominate a player for consideration of this award. The scholarship application, letters of recommendation and certification form must be completed, postmarked and mailed to the department headquarters no later than July 15, 2018. Three letters of testimony must be attached to the nomination form.

Attach a one-page letter of recommendation from your:

 

(1) Legion coach or team manager,

(2) American Legion post commander or adjutant

(3) Community leader, (i.e. teacher, minister, Scout leader, church leader, principal)

 

Each Department Baseball Committee will select a American Legion player who best meets the qualifications as the 2018 American Legion Baseball Scholarship winner. Each department winner will receive a $500 scholarship from The American Legion.

 

DIAMOND SPORTS SPONSORSHIP

The Department Baseball scholarship winners shall be considered for The American Legion All Academic Team sponsored by Diamond Sports, the official baseball for American Legion National tournaments. Eight players selected by a scholarship selection committee at The American Legion World Series will receive an additional $2,500 scholarship. A ninth player, selected as the most outstanding member of the All Academic Team, will be awarded an additional $5,000 scholarship.

 

Scholarship recipients will be eligible to receive their scholarships immediately upon graduation from an accredited high school. Scholarship winners must utilize the total award within eight (8) years of their graduation date, excluding active military duty.

The scholarship may be used to attend a school selected by the student, provided it is state accredited and above the high school level.

The national treasurer of The American Legion will make disbursement from the scholarship fund jointly to the student and the school at the beginning of each semester.

 

Deadline date is July 15, 2018

Click here to read more about our baseball program

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William D. & Jewell Brewer Scholarship

William D. & Jewell Brewer Scholarship Application

$500 Scholarship

 

AVAILABLE TO: Residents of Michigan who are a son, daughter or grandchild of a veteran planning to attend any recognized college or university.

 

Selection Based On:

 

    Students Academic Standing (2.5 GPA minimum)

    Financial Need

    Parents Military Service Record

    Student Academic Goals and Intentions

 

Send applications to District Commander by January 8, 2018 (date received by). See last page of application for District Commanders information.

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Oratorical Contest Scholarships

Oratorical Contest Information & Registration  2017/18 Official Rules

 

The American Legion High School Oratorical Scholarship Program "A Constitutional Speech Contest"

 

The American Legion Oratorical contests can be financially as well as educationally rewarding. High School students who are U. S. citizens or lawful residents can hone their speaking skills, while learning about the U.S. Constitution.

Department level scholarship awards range from $800 to $1500, with Zone runner-ups receiving $200. At the National level they range from $14,000 to $18,000.

 

A contestant must register with their American Legion, Department of Michigan by November 18, 2017 (see registration form attached to information sheet).  Your Zone Chairman will notify you of the dates, times and locations of all contests at the District and Zone level.  All Zone contests will be conducted before Monday, January 29, 2018.

 

The Department contest will be conducted on Saturday, February 24, 2018 at Gerald R. Ford Museum in Grand Rapids, at 1:00 pm. Anyone is welcome to attend. There will be opportunities to take photographs at the awards ceremony, but not during the actual contest. If space permits, an unattended, tripod mounted video camera may tape the entire contest, but not a single contestant.  The American Legion, Department of Michigan reserves the right to preclude any videotaping if it prevents the audience present from fully enjoying the contest.

 

Most Posts have information available and a student should contact a local American Legion Post, (ask Zone Chairman to suggest Post), and ask for sponsorship.

 

1st Zone Oratorical Contest TBD

2nd Zone Oratorical Contest TBD

3rd Zone Oratorical Contest TBD

4th Zone Oratorical Contest TBD

5th Zone Oratorical Contest - TBD

 

If unable to contact your Zone Chairman, Department Programs Coordinator can be reached by e-mail at legion@michiganlegion.org or by phone at 517-371-4720 ext. 23.

 

Register by November 18, 2017 - State Contest February 24, 2018 - Nationals April 13-15, 2018

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Eagle Scout of the Year Scholarship

Eagle Scout of the Year ApplicationEagle Scout of the Year Photo

 

The American Legion Life Insurance Committee provides for a National Scholarship to be awarded to the Eagle Scout who is selected “The American Legion Eagle Scout of the Year.” The American Legion Eagle Scout of the Year will receive an $10,000 scholarship. Three second-place scholarship awards will be given in the amount of $2,500 each. The scholarship recipients will be eligible to receive their scholarships immediately upon graduation from a state accredited high school (public, parochial, military, private, or home school) and must utilize the total award within four (4) years of their graduation date, excluding active military duty.

 

Along with the opportunity to win the National Scholarship, the Department Eagle Scout of the Year receives $1,000from The American Legion, Department of Michigan.

 

The scholarship may be used to attend a school selected by the student providing it is state accredited, above the high school level, and within the continental limits of the United States, except in the case where the student may be from a possession of the United States, in which case he can select a school in that possession or in the continental United States.

 

Disbursement from the scholarship fund will be made jointly to the student and the school at the beginning of each semester or quarter. However, only one request will be honored per semester or quarter.

 

Deadline date to department headquarters is March 1, 2018.

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Student Trooper Scholarship

4 College Scholarships Awarded to Attendees That Range From $500 to $1000

 

Student Trooper of the Year - $1,000 
Class Orator  - $500
Academic Award - $500
Marksmanship Award - $500

 

One Week

at the Michigan State Police

Training Facility in

Lansing

 

 

These will be awarded for 2018 program at the Michigan State Police Training Academy on Canal Road in Lansing .

 

In partnership with the Michigan State Police, this program will teach young men and women about a career in law enforcement.  If a student is interested about a career in law enforcement or is not sure, they should attend this program.

 

You will learn:

  • Proper gun safety while live-firing handguns under the supervision of the Michigan State Police firing range officers.
  • Self-defense techniques
  • The adrenaline rush of underwater rescue and recovery in the training center pool
  • Crash site investigation
  • First aid
  • Police K-9 units and their incredible abilities
  • Basic “CSI- Crime Scene Investigations”
  • Intense physical training (Yes, you will run!)
  • How to work as a team

 

Discover the many career opportunities offered in law enforcement (it is not all about being a patrol officer).

 

Sign up now for the 2018 Class - For more information about the program visit our Student Trooper Page

 

July 15–20, 2018 (application deadline is May 28, 2018)

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Guy M. Wilson Scholarship

 

Guy M. Wilson Scholarship Application

$500 Scholarship

 

AVAILABLE TO: Michigan's high school sons, daughters or grandchild of veterans planning to attend a Michigan college or university.

 

Selection Based On:

 

    Students Academic Standing (2.5 GPA minimum)

    Financial Need

    Parents Military Service Record

    Student Academic Goals and Intentions

 

Send applications to District Commander by January 8, 2018 (date received by). See last page of application for District Commanders information.

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Ida Students Only Ries Scholarship $1000 Due: 5-1-18

The Craig Alan Ries Memorial Scholarship 1986 – 2016

$1000.00

Assistance for the open-minded college bound student 

Fields of Interest: a-- Philosophy, Creative Writing, Computer Science Application

Deadline: May 1, 2018

Submit application to: The Craig Alan Ries Memorial Scholarship c/o David Arthur Consultants, Inc. 110 Main Street Dundee, MI 48131

Application

Friends of the Ida Library Scholarship $250 Due:5-4-18

Friends of the Ida Branch Library Scholarship Application Requirements

 

The deadline for receiving applications is Friday, May 4, 2018. The application may be returned to the Ida High School Guidance Department or the Ida Branch Library, 3016 Lewis Ave., Ida, Michigan 48140.

 

The applicant must:

Live within the Ida School District or attend Ida High School
Have a current Monroe County Library System library card
Have a minimum 2.0 GPA
Be a high school senior
Attend college in the 2018-2019 school year

 

The application will contain:

Name
Address
Phone Number
Email
A 250 – 500 word essay in 12 pt. Times New Roman, 1” margins, double spaced on either:

How have the library resources aided you in your high school career?
How has a book that you have read influenced your life?

In 250 words or   less, describe any information you would like the scholarship committee to know, including activities, work experience, and volunteer opportunities in which you have participated – especially library or literacy related.

 

 

Two scholarships of $250 each will be awarded. Ida Friends of the Library Scholarship funds are limited to use toward books, college tuition, and fees at any college the student will be attending in the 2018-2019 school year.

 

Return completed application to the Ida Branch Library or the Ida High School Guidance Department no later than close of business Friday, May 4, 2018.

 

 

Who are the Ida Branch Library Friends?

The Friends of the Ida Branch of the Monroe County Library System is a nonprofit group of citizens who work together to stimulate a greater interest in and use of the library; to acquaint the community with the functions, resources, facilities and needs of the library; to promote and enrich the services of the library; to encourage and administer library gifts, donations, and memorials of individuals and organizations; to coordinate information to the community of issues of library legislation; to sponsor programs designed to add to the cultural life of the community and to ensure the existence of the Ida Branch of the Monroe County Library System for years to come.

 

Pureland Supply Trade Scholarship $1,000 Due:6-1-18

The $1000.00 Pureland Supply Scholarship is open for students who have been accepted to an accredited community college, vocational college, technical school, or trade School.  Recipients are chosen on their ability to describe how their chosen trade or field plays an important role in today’s world and how the student expects to play a part in the future of their trade or field.

Application materials:

➢      A typed one-page essay about:

o   How your chosen trade or field is important in today’s society, and

o   How your chosen trade or field can change lives in a positive manner, and

o   How you expect to play a part in making positive changes in the future of your chosen trade or field

 

➢      High School transcript or GED

➢      One letter of recommendation from a non-family member

➢      A completed application (below)

➢      Deadline for Fall 2018 semester is June 1, 2018. Payment will be made directly to the Community College.

 

Submit all application materials listed above to:
 

Pureland Supply

Scholarship Application

210 Gale Lane

Kennett Square, PA 19348

 

The winner will be announced and featured on our website and Facebook page on July 1st, 2018.  Please don’t forget to like us on Facebook!

Application

2018 American Association of University Women $1,000 Due: 5-18-18

Monroe County Farm Bureau Scholarship Due: 5-7-18

Monroe County Farm Bureau offers scholarships each year to students pursuing a career in agriculture.  Interested students do not need to be a member of Farm Bureau to apply.  Completed applications are due to the County Office by May 7, 2018.

$750 Betty Bliss Scholarship
$750 Dale Lynn Mason Scholarship
$750 Young Farmer Memorial Scholarship

The interview process will take place on May 12th.  Applicants will be contacted to set the time of their interview.

Click on this link for a copy of the application: Monroe County Farm Bureau Scholarship Application

 

Misc Scholarships

The following scholarships were submitted to the high school. 

 

Zip Recruiter Scholarship  Due: 6-30-18     $3,000

Blacknote Scholarship       Due: 7-31-18     $2,000

OPPU Achievers                  Due: 6-30-18     $2,500

Educator Scholarship         Due: 8-31-18     $2,400

Redfin Scholarship             Due 7-31-18       $2,500

2018 Nick Rafko Memorial Scholarship Due: May 5, 2018

2018 Nick Rafko Memorial Scholarship on behalf of  the Insurance Agents of Monroe County Foundation

Due: May 5th 2018 

Applicant should be student athletes

Copies of the application are outside the counseling office or below.

Nick Rafko Scholarship Application