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For the first time, access to the Tuition Funding Sources (TFS) scholarship website is available online. TFS has millions of scholarships and grants. Wells Fargo Bank is sponsoring the scholarship matching website that also includes a career personality test along with college and career planning tips and tools. To access this remarkable website, please visit TuitionFundingSources.com
Most colleges and universities in Michigan are incorporating online degree programs, with 34 that offer at least one Bachelor's degree online. Knowing that students and families are faced with trying to figure out the best option for them, Best Schools has created and focused their site and its resources to provide an investigative review of the online education landscape and to critically evaluate the increasingly-popular online college rankings that are being touted on the internet.
Here are a few of their resources:
Ideally, we want students to be able to gain valuable insight into their education especially when it comes to online education, understanding tuition and financial aid options, as well as true cost vs. benefit.
Varsity Tutors Monthly College Scholarship Contest provides an opportunity to win a scholarship monthly
knowhow2gomichigan.org - 4 Steps to College
The High Five Scholarships website is now live with the largest collection of scholarships ever assembled. It is available to everyone free of charge. In addition to scholarships we will soon have free ACT and SAT practice tests and Study Guides.
The GoodCall Scholarship Search Engine is one of the largest databases of scholarships on the web. The GoodCall Scholarship Engine requires no personal information and it's free to use.
www.scholarships.com - Scholarship Search, College Search, and College Recruiting
Scholarships for High School Seniors is a great site dedicated to provide High School Seniors with College Scholarships and Grants information at free of charge.
April 2017 Deadline
Black Women's Political Caucus of Muskegon County Scholarship: Applicants must exhibit academic achievement and/or economic need. Applications must be received, by mail, no later than April 30th. Applications are available in Mrs. Huntoon's office.
ChoiceOne Bank: "What does your community mean to you?"
-Begins Monday, March 27th @ 9 a.m.
-Ends Monday, April 24th @ 9 a.m.
-ALL essays must submitted by emailing email@example.com
-Essays must be 300 words or less
-Must be a WORD document attached in an email
-Applicable students must be graduating seniors planning to attend an accredited four-year college in Michigan for the fall of 2017
Delta Kappa Gamma Society International: The Alpha Kappa Chapter of Muskegon is offering a $1000 scholarship to a young woman interested in pursuing a career in education. Application forms are available in Mrs. Huntoon's office. Deadline is April 22nd.
Fruitport Conservation Club: Four $500 scholarships will be awarded to applicants, enrolling in a college or university, pursuing a degree in wildlife biology, wildlife conservation, or wildlife management. You must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher. Applications are due by April 20th.
Metal Technologies: Applicants must be a graduating RHS student, pursuing an Engineering, C.A.D., Computer Sciences, or Business career, with a GPA of 3.0 or above. Deadline is April 15th.
MSU Alumni Club of the Muskegon Lakeshore Area: The MSU Alumni Club of the Muskegon Lakeshore Area awards over $10,000 in scholarships each year to deserving Muskegon County students that are planning to attend Michigan State University. To qualify for these scholarships, students must have applied and been accepted to MSU for the fall 2017 semester. Deadline is April 30th at 5:00 p.m. http://muskegonspartans.com/scholarship-form/
Ravenna Athletics Boosters: This scholarship is to encourage Ravenna graduates/athletes to embark on a lifetime of continuing education and athleticism. Scholarship awards are based on student's contributions to athleticism/society, their school, their fellow students, and to their own growth as a well-rounded athlete and person. Applications are available in Mrs. Huntoon's office and should be turned in no later than April 15th.
S.T.A.R.T.: Scholarship to Assist Ravenna Teens - Any Ravenna High School senior who has been accepted to a post-secondary institution is eligible. Deadline is April 15th.
May 2017 Deadline
Baker College: Baker has two major scholarships that any senior can apply for if attending Baker next year!
Board of Regents Scholarship worth $24,000
Baker College Career Scholarship worth $6,400
Application deadline for these two scholarships is May 1st.
June 2017 Deadline
Aspiring Animation Professional Scholarship Program: We are offering high school seniors the opportunity to win a $1,000 scholarship. This will be awarded to students interested in pursuing an animation career path at an accredited post-secondary school or college. We ask that you have interested students visit www.animationcareerreview.com to find eligibility information along with the online application. The scholarship will be on the right side of the page. Deadline is June 1st.
Aspiring Business Professional Scholarship: A $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to a student interested in pursuing a business degree at any accredited post-secondary school or college. Interested students can visit www.onlinembareport.com and find the scholarship located at the right side of the page. Deadline is June 1st.
Aspiring Fashion Professional Scholarship: This is a $1,000 scholarship that will be awarded to students interested in pursuing a fashion degree at an accredited post-secondary school or college. Interested students can visit www.fashion-schools.org and find the scholarship located at the bottom of the page. Deadline is June 1st.
Aspiring Nurse Scholarship: This is a $1,000 scholarship to an aspiring nurse who best demonstrates a track record of academic excellence, particularly in science and mathematics, and a passion for the nursing profession and the overall field of healthcare. For more information, please visit: www.nursingschoolsalmanac.com and click the banner on the right-hand side of the website's homepage. Deadline is June 30th.