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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  

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.

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External LinkScholarships for High School Seniors is a great site dedicated to provide High School Seniors with College Scholarships and Grants information at free of charge.

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February 2024 Counselor's Corner
 

SCHOLARSHIPS

February 2024 Deadline

Gerber Foundation:  Merit scholarships are available through the Foundation for graduating seniors.  Applications and information are available on the Foundation website at www.gerberfoundation.org.  Click on the scholarship page.  The deadline for the scholarship is February 28th at 4:00 p.m.  Students must have a GPA of 2.0 to 3.70 to apply.

March 2024 Deadline

ChoiceOne Bank Scholarship:  The ChoiceOne Bank 2024 Scholarship is a $1,000 scholarship awarded based on essay submission. In 500 words or less, write an essay about one of your community service experiences and describe why you got involved, who benefited, and how they benefited. All students must complete their applications online at: www.choiceone.bank/scholarship  Deadline is March 25th.

Fremont Area Community Foundation: The Fremont Area Community Foundation has a scholarship that may be available to Ravenna High School seniors. The Jerry and Jane Arends Scholarship may be awarded to students from Fremont High School, Grant High School, and Ravenna High School.  Preference will be given to students pursuing a career in agriculture.  Students may apply at https://facommunityfoundation.org/home/scholarships/our-scholarships-awards/. The deadline is March 1st.

Jim Brown and Katherine Brown Scholarship (Panthera Edge Foundation):  The Jim Brown and Katherine Brown Scholarship to MSU ($3000) is available in the office.  This scholarship is available to students planning to attend MSU in the Fall of 2022.  The deadline is March 30th.

Ravenna Chamber of Commerce:  The Ravenna Chamber of Commerce is offering two $1000 scholarships! One scholarship will be awarded to a graduating senior pursuing post-secondary education and one scholarship will be awarded to a graduating senior pursuing a career in a trade school or apprenticeship program.

Eligibility for the Ravenna Chamber of Commerce Scholarship for seniors pursuing a post-secondary education include a GPA of 3.0 or above.  Eligibility for the Ravenna Chamber of Commerce Scholarship for seniors pursuing a career in a trade school or apprenticeship program include a GPA of 2.5 or above.  

Applications are attached or available in the office.  Deadline is March 15th.

Ravenna Lions Club Scholarship:  The recipient of this scholarship must have a 3.0 GPA or higher, display a significant amount of community service, establish sincere, friendly, relationships with peers and those younger and have a positive attitude.  The recipient must attend an accredited college or university and be enrolled as a full-time student.  Applications are available in the office.  Deadline is March 15th.

Women's Division Chamber of Commerce:  Multiple scholarships are available from the Women's Division Chamber of Commerce.  Requirements include:  2.5 GPA, reside in Muskegon County, or attend a Muskegon County High School, and plan on attending Baker College of Muskegon or Muskegon Community College.  Applications must be postmarked no later than March 11th.  For more information and application, please visit http://www.womensdivision.org/.

April 2024 Deadline

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. Filippelli's office.  Deadline is April 26th.

For Samantha Scholarship:  This scholarship is open to any student regardless of GPA or financial need.  Applications are available in the office or online at www.forsamantha.org. Scholarship applications are due April 1st.

Kerrigan's Kause Scholarship:  Open to RHS Seniors:  No academic requirements and not based on financial need. More information can be found in the office and was emailed to each of you. Essays should be 1000 words or less.  Recipients will be chosen for $500 each. Deadline is April 30th. Email essays to shull.amber@gmail.com.

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.

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 at 3:00 p.m.

May 2024 Deadline

Baker College:  Baker has two major scholarships that any senior can apply for if attending Baker!
Board of Regents Scholarship worth $24,000
Baker College Career Scholarship worth $6,400
Application deadline for these two scholarships is May 1st

Michigan Association of School Personnel Administrators (MASPA):  High school seniors who are members of a minority ethnic group and who plan to enter into a program in public education may apply for this scholarship. This is a $2,000 initial award that is paid to your college or university account when proof of enrollment in a college or university is received.  Applicants are selected solely on high school academic achievement, a personal essay, and a letter of recommendation. Applicants must have at least a 2.8 GPA.  Deadline for the MASPA Scholarship is May 15th.