Counseling Office and Scholarships

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Scholarships are listed in order of deadline.  They are marked (LOCAL) if they are available for Lincoln High School or Ypsilanti-area students.  


2018 Typology Central Personality Type Scholarship

You can find full information on our scholarship here

Amount:                   ($2000/1st prize, $500/2nd prize)
Awards given:          2
Student Type:          Senior High School / Undergraduate/ Graduate students who will be attending an accredited university or college
Area:                         Nationwide
Renewable?             No
Attachments:           1) An essay of at least 1000 words(personal statement about the use of personality type systems) 2)An easily readable copy of your transcript 3) a list of academic and/or non-academic awards and achievements. 
Criteria:                    To further opportunities for those interested in personality type and theory, undergraduate and graduate students who will be attending an accredited university or college are eligible to apply for this scholarship. The scholarship is available to those who have completed at least 15 credit hours. Applications in all major fields of study are eligible.
There is no cost or charge of any kind to apply for this scholarship.

Deadline:  June 23rd



Phi Sigma Kappa - Delta Deuteron Chapter 2018 Scholarship (LOCAL)


For over one hundred years, Phi Sigma Kappa has been one of the most progressive men’s social fraternities in North America, committed to excellence, lifelong learning, innovation, and social awareness. This unique experience complements higher education by providing young men with leadership development, networking, and lifelong friendships. Its members dedicate both life and purpose to remaining forever true to such ideals, the cardinal principles of the fraternity: brotherhood, scholarship and character.

Today, the Delta Deuteron Chapter of Phi Sigma Kappa desires to support and develop these same values within upcoming students of the University of Michigan. To do so, we have (4) $500.00 scholarships available to freshmen who fulfill the necessary requirements and participate in the competitive application process.

To be eligible:

  • The student must be attending the University of Michigan in the Fall of 2018 and provide verification of their enrollment upon request 
  • The student must be available for an interview with the executive board of the fraternity 
  • The student must embody the values of Phi Sigma Kappa – Delta Deuteron Chapter If you wish to apply to this scholarship, please apply online using the following link.

Finalists will be contacted prior to the start of the Fall 2018 semester. Please direct any questions regarding the scholarship or application process to the contacts below.

Nathaniel Svoboda – President,, 248-921-8012

Christian Jones – Vice President,, 515-419-0173  

Deadline:  June 30, 2018



ZipRecruiter -- $3,000 Scholarship

Scholarship Award: $3,000
Eligibility Requirements: Student must be 18+ years old and enrolled in classes by deadline date
Entry Rules: 500-800 word essay that addresses both prompts
Prompts: Describe a job you previously held - or hold. Describe your ideal post-graduate job

You can visit our Scholarships Page for more information.

Deadlines: June 30, 2018 



WCC Excellence Scholarship

Each year WCC offers 50 scholarships worth $3,000 each to seniors at any high school in the world.

The High School Excellence Scholarship rewards excellence in any area. For example, you may excel in your classes, in school or community activities, at playing a sport, at being an artist, at helping your family, or at overcoming obstacles to achieving your dreams. Or you may excel in an area that’s unique to you.

Scholarship recipients get $1,500 each semester. If you receive a scholarship, you must take at least 12 credit hours at WCC each semester. And to receive the second half of the award for the Winter Semester, you must make progress on your program during Fall Semester.

If you’ve already applied for the President’s Honor Scholarship and the Procassini Honor Scholarship, which are awarded to high school seniors in Washtenaw County, you’ll be automatically considered for the High School Excellence Scholarship. Otherwise, to apply for the scholarship you should follow these steps:

  1. If you haven’t already done so, fill out the free online application for admission to WCC. You must do this before applying for the scholarship.
  2. Next, set up your netID using information that WCC will send you in the mail.
  3. Fill out the High School Scholarship Application. A tip: Before filling out the form, you may wish to write the required statement of about 250 words so you can cut and paste it into the application. It should describe why you want to attend WCC, your college goals, and why you should receive a scholarship.
  4. Submit at least one letter of recommendation and a copy of your high school transcript. You must deliver them to WCC’s Financial Aid office within one week of submitting your scholarship application.

The scholarship is not renewable.

The scholarship application deadline is July 15 each year.



Groth & Associates Scholarship

The Lawyers here at Groth & Associates are proud to offer a generous $1,000.00 scholarship for any individuals who qualify. To qualify for this scholarship:

  1. Must have a G.P.A. of 3.0+
  2. Fill out the form with your contact information
  3. Attach school transcript to verify enrollment or submit any document to help us know you are currently enrolled or have been accepted to a college or university in the United States.
  4. Attach a 500-word essay about difficulties or hardships you have had to personally overcome

Qualifying students can apply here:

Deadline:  July 31, 2018



UEW Healthcare EEOICPA Scholarship

I'm pleased to announce the UEW Healthcare EEOICPA Scholarship. This scholarship is available to any High School senior nationwide, and we would like to invite your students to apply.

Award Amount:  $1000


Deadline:  July 31, 2018



Kelsey's Law Scholarship

Award Amounts:

  • Overall Best Submission: $2,000
  • Best Video Submission: $1,500
  • Best Graphic Submission: $1,000
  • Best Tweet Submission: $500

*Limit one type of submission per student.

Awards will be applied toward tuition at any university, college or technical school in the U.S. for higher education. Funds will be sent directly to the school within one year of the scholarship deadline.

Visit the website to apply.


Who may apply:

  • Open to 11th and 12th grade students (Class of 2018 and 2019) attending any public or private Michigan high school (finalists will be required to provide proof of enrollment with a student I.D. or transcript).
  • Applicant must be a Michigan resident with a valid Michigan driver’s license.
  • If under the age of 18 by October 1, 2018, a parental consent form must be signed by a parent or guardian if you are selected as a finalist.
Deadline to apply online: August 31, 2018.



Soma Weight Loss Health & Wellness Scholarship

Important points to know:

  • Grades: There is no minimum SAT/ACT or GPA required
  • Residency requirement: United States resident
  • School year and college: Must be an undergraduate or graduate student (any age) in an accredited U.S. education institution
  • Major: Must be a major in any of the healthcare fields that promote achieving and maintaining a healthy weight
  • Essay: Explain, in a 500 to 1,000-word essay, why you are studying your chosen field and what good health means to you
  • Transcripts: You must upload a copy of your transcripts displaying your name, school name and degree program
  • Amount: $1,000 (each scholarship)

Click here to apply:

Deadline: First scholarship: March 31, 2018
                 Second scholarship: September 30, 2018



Newton Baby Scholarship

Newton Baby will be choosing 1 recipient to be awarded $1,000 dollars towards their education. Entry requirements are fairly simple and straight-forward. This scholarship is for any full-time student enrolled (or enrolling) at an accredited college/university within the United States for completion of an undergraduate degree in a health and wellness-related or equivalent field. 

Students need only a 400-800 word essay, a transcript copy, and a letter of enrollment verification from the school. More information about this scholarship can be found here ( 

Deadline:  December 14, 2018



ZipRecruiter -- $3,000 Scholarship

Scholarship Award: $3,000
Eligibility Requirements: Student must be 18+ years old and enrolled in classes by deadline date
Entry Rules: 500-800 word essay that addresses both prompts
Prompts: Describe a job you previously held - or hold. Describe your ideal post-graduate job

You can visit our Scholarships Page for more information.

Deadlines: December 31, 2018 




U of M Blavin Scholars Program

The Blavin Scholars Program and Scholarship is designed to promote success for University of Michigan students who were formerly in foster care. 

Visit for more information and to apply.



Michigan Education and Training Voucher (ETV)

The ETV program provides up to $5,000 per year to students to attend accredited Michigan colleges, universities or trade schools.  Students who have been in foster care on or after his/her 14th birthday due to abuse or neglect, have a high school diploma or GED, and were not adopted from foster care prior to his/her 16th birthday may be eligible.

For additional information about the ETV program, contact your local DHS office or call the ETV coordinator for the state of Michigan, Jennifer Mourer at (877) 660-METV.



LHS Counseling Department

Emmy Baker (A - G)                        (734) 484-7008 

Karen Nowak-Rochford (H - N)       (734) 484-7009

Janette Shinavier (O - Z)                 (734) 484-7000 ext. 7267

The Dream U.S.: The National Scholarship (Undocumented students can receive up to $14,500 annually to obtain an associate’s degree, or up to $29,000 to get a bachelor’s.)

American Indian Education Fund: Undergraduate Scholarship  (Eligible Native American students can win $2,000 to fund their undergraduate degree.)

The Jackie Robinson Foundation: Scholarship Award  (Leadership-oriented minority students demonstrating financial need are encouraged to apply to receive up to $30,000 over four years.)

Hispanic Scholarship Fund: 2018-2019 Scholarship  (Hispanic high school seniors and current undergraduate students can win scholarships ranging from $500 to $5,000 based on merit and financial need.)

Foster Care to Success: Scholarship  (Students who have been in foster care for at least 12 consecutive months are eligible to win $2,500-$5,000 based on need and merit.)

The Point Foundation: Scholarship  (Members of the LGTBQ community who demonstrate leadership skills, academic achievement and financial need can apply for this grant.)

Nitro: College Scholarship  (Students must simply be U.S. residents enrolled in a college or university to be eligible for this scholarship. Awards of $2,018 are given every month.)


Upcoming Dates

  • 27 Aug
    • Freshmen Orientation 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
      Freshmen Orientation
      Aug 27
      8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
      Lincoln High School Performing Arts Center
      LHS Counseling
      Details TBD