Scholarships

All Local Scholarships are listed below.  For a complete list of other scholarships that we get information on in the counseling office, do the following:

  1. Visit the LHS Naviance Student website:  student.naviance.com/lincolnshs
  2. Log in using the same username and password as your powerschool account.
  3. Click on "Colleges", "Scholarships and Money", and "Scholarship List".
  4. Click on each scholarship to read more about it and see if you are eligible, find the website and/or application.  
  5. Pay attention to the deadline.
  6. See your school counselor if you have questions.

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LOCAL Scholarships

These are scholarship opportunities available to LHS students.  See your school counselor or Mrs. Baker if you have any questions.

 

Children of Veterans Tuition Grant

Provides tuition assistance to the children of qualified Michigan veterans who are deceased, totally and permanently disabled due to a service-connected injury or illness, or missing in action.

Click here for more information on this scholarship and how to apply.

Deadline:  Eligible students must apply and receive benefits prior to age 26.

 

Police Officer's and Fire Fighter's Survivor Tuition Grant

Provides a waiver of tuition at a Michigan community college or public university for children and surviving spouses of Michigan police officers and fire fighters killed in the line of duty.

Click here for more information on this scholarship and how to apply.

Deadline:  Eligible students must apply and receive benefits prior to age 26.

 

Ypsilanti Kiwanis Club 2020 Award for Service and Achievement

Two students from Lincoln High School earn this honor each year.  Applications are reviewed based on community service and academic achievement.  Completed applications should be emailed to baker@lincolnk12.org

Click here to download the Award application.

Deadline:  April 10, 2020

 

ACF Visionary Scholarship

All grades 9-12 are eligible to apply and financial need does 'not' need to be demonstrated to qualify.

There is absolutely no cost to apply.

2020 - 2021 Visionary Scholarship Informational Flyer

Scholarship Details

Deadline: May 1, 2020

 

Orlo H. Wright Scholarship for LHS Seniors

The Orlo H. Wright Scholarship is awarded to an LHS student each year.  To apply, you must be a member of the current graduating class at LHS with a cumulative grade point average of 2.3 or higher.  You must also be planning to attend an institution of higher learning, whether university, college or trade school which is located in the USA.

Click here to download the application or visit the LHS Counseling Office.  Completed applications should be emailed to baker@lincolnk12.org

Deadline:  May 8, 2020

 

Libbey - Lowden One-Room Schoolhouse Scholarship for LHS Seniors

This scholarship is available to a 2020 Lincoln High School graduating senior.

Criteria:

  • Must be admitted to Eastern Michigan University.
  • Must be pursuing a degree in teaching.
  • Must have a minimum of a 2.5 high school gpa.

Click here to download the application or visit the LHS Counseling Office.  Completed applications should be emailed to baker@lincolnk12.org

Deadline:  May 8, 2020

 

LINC Parent Senior Award for LHS Seniors

This $150 award is given to an LHS senior each year.

Click here to download the application or visit the LHS Counseling Office.  Completed applications should be emailed to baker@lincolnk12.org

Deadline:  May 14, 2020

 

WCC President's Honor Scholarship

Five students from LHS will receive full tuition, fees, and $600 for books.  Students must have a 3.2 or higher grade point average.

http://www.wccnet.edu/services/financial-aid/scholarships/

Deadline:  May 15, 2020

 

WCC Procassini Honor Scholarship

One student from LHS will receive full tuition, fees, and $600 for books.  There is no gpa requirement for this scholarship.

http://www.wccnet.edu/services/financial-aid/scholarships/

Deadline:  May 15, 2020

 

The Dejanovich Scholarship for LHS Seniors

One scholarship is awarded each year to an LHS Senior planning to attend a post-secondary college or trade school in the Fall 2020.

Click here to download the application or visit the LHS Counseling Office.  Completed applications should be emailed to baker@lincolnk12.org

Deadline:  May 15, 2020

 

Comprehensive Dentistry Scholarship for LHS Seniors

$1000/year and renewable for a total of 4 years.

We are excited to give a scholarship to one student who has proven to be someone with integrity who wants to have an impact on others.  This student will have a very strong academic record and will have been involved in activities outside the classroom as well.  We are looking to provide this scholarship to someone who wants to use healthcare, engineering or the sciences to impact people in a positive way.

Qualifications:

  • GPA over a 3.5
  • Two character references
  • Field of study - Health Science, Science, Technology, Engineering

Click here to download the application or visit the LHS Counseling Office.  Completed applications should be emailed to baker@lincolnk12.org

Deadline:  May 15, 2020

 

Ileen Pickrem Memorial Scholarship for LHS Seniors

Ileen Pickrem was a 1927 LHS graduate who served her country as a member of the Women's Army Corps in World War II and a regirstered electrolysist.  She was a volunteer at the railroad museum.  Male and female applicants are welcome to apply.  The student who best embodies the spirit of Ileen Pickrem through their career goals, community service, transcript and essay will be awarded $1000 toward their college education in the Fall 2020.

Click here to download the application or visit the LHS Counseling Office.  Completed applications should be emailed to baker@lincolnk12.org

Deadline:  May 15, 2020

 

National Buffalo Soldier Scholarship

Click here to download a copy of the application.

Deadline:  May 15, 2020

 

Frank Nichols Scholarship for LHS Seniors

Two $500 scholarships will be awarded - one each for an LHS female and male senior athlete.

Click here to download the application or visit the LHS Counseling Office.  Completed applications should be emailed to baker@lincolnk12.org

Deadline:  May 18, 2020

 

Lincoln Alumni Association "Pittman Scholarship" for LHS Seniors

To be eligible for the Pittman Scholarship, you must be entering Eastern Michigan University in the Fall 2020 preferably to study education.  In the past, two $800 scholarships have been awarded to LHS seniors who meet this criteria.

Click here to download the application or visit the LHS Counseling Office.  Completed applications should be emailed to baker@lincolnk12.org

Deadline:  May 19, 2020

 

ADK Future Educator Scholarship

The Beta Zeta Chapter of Alpha Delta Kappa, an honorary educator’s sorority, is offering a $1,000.00 scholarship to a graduating senior who is planning to enter the field of education in the fall of 2020, an educator working in the field of education and would like to continue their education or is attending college in the educational field. This scholarship is renewable, once, upon application to, and at the discretion of the ADK Scholarship Committee.

Click here to download a copy of the application.

The applicant should complete the form and return it to me at the following address:
Sandra Riley
7901 Ann Arbor St.
Dexter, MI 48130

We REQUIRE that the applicant include all the required documents along with the application in order to be considered for the scholarship. Any questions may be directed to me at: sbutler1953@hotmail.com.

Deadline:  May 20, 2020

 

The Hallie Richardson Scholarship for LHS Seniors

Requirements:

  1. Must attend a post-secondary college or trade school during Fall 2020.
  2. A letter of recommendation from one teacher and one religious leader.
  3. List any service which you have given to the community, such as church, scouts, or any other community/school group(s) you have belonged to.
  4. A 400-word essay on The Importance of Community Service.

Click here to download the application or visit the LHS Counseling Office.  Completed applications should be emailed to baker@lincolnk12.org

Deadline:  May 22, 2020

 

Buffalo Soldiers Motorcycle Club (NABSMC) of Michigan Scholarship

The National Association of Buffalo Soldiers Motorcycle Club (NABSMC) of Michigan is pleased to announce the Chapter’s 2020 scholarship program. Scholarships will be awarded to graduating high school seniors to aid in their educational pursuits at a college or university of their choice. We invite you to apply!

To qualify for a scholarship, you must submit a completed application packet to include the following:

  1. A completed Application Form and Check-List.  
  2. A written response to all essay questions on application form.  
  3. A copy of your high school transcript, which verifies a 2.5 grade point average or higher.  
  4. A resume that highlights your work experience and any extracurricular activities at school, in your community and/or church. 
  5. One (1) letter of reference from a teacher or high school counselor.

If you have any questions or need further information, please contact Dr. Loretta Woodard, Scholarship Committee Chairperson, by telephone (313) 942-9692 or e-mail  lgwdard804@aol.com.  

Completed applications should be sent electronically to lgwdard804@aol.com

Click here to download the application.

Deadline:  Extended to May 30, 2020

 

Cottage Inn Scholarship

Duration of Fund: One-time gift.

AWARDS:  First Place: $2,500.00, First Runner Up: $1,000.00, Second Runner Up: $500.00

COTTAGE INN REQUIRES THE FOLLOWING:

  • Proof of a minimum High School GPA of 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale)
  • Applicants must be residents of the United State of America
  • Acceptance into an accredited college or university in the United States of America

HOW TO APPLY:

  1. Complete the online application https://cottageinn.com/cottage-inn-scholarship/
  2. Upload an essay answering the following: Given the rapid growth of third-party delivery services such as GrubHub and EatStreet, Cottage Inn Pizza is now competing with several different restaurants and markets. How do we stay relevant with our delivery services given all the options customers now have at their fingertips?
  3. Provide proof of official transcript & proof of acceptance into an accredited college or university
Deadline:  May 31, 2020

 

Robert R. Robinson Scholarship

The Robert R. Robinson Scholarship, awarded annually by the Michigan Townships Association, seeks to offer financial assistance to students aspiring to leadership roles in their community. The scholarship is designed to help Michigan students who are preparing for a career in public administration. Applicants must be a junior, senior or graduate student in a Michigan college or university.

Up to $1,000 is awarded for each scholarship, on a competitive basis. Applicants are considered on several factors including academic achievement, community involvement and commitment to local government administration.

Requirements include: a letter of recommendation from a professor or instructor; a copy of a resolution of support from an MTA-member township board in good standing; and a short essay on an important issue facing local government.

Click here for more information and to apply.

Deadline:  May 31, 2020

 

PB&J Scholarship

Amount:  $500 - 1000

We are looking for students who have experienced challenges in their life and who have the drive to succeed.  Apply at http://bit.ly/pbjscholars2020.

Contact Traven Watase for questions at (808) 450-9988 or email travwatase@gmail.com.

Deadline:  May 31, 2020

 

WCC Foundation Scholarship

Up to $2000.

http://www.wccnet.edu/services/financial-aid/scholarships/

Deadline:  June 10, 2020

 

Fostering Futures Scholarship

Provides awards designed to assist former foster care students with college expenses.  Eligible students must have been in foster care on or after age 13.

Click here for more application information.  The 2020-21 application will be available March 15, 2020.

Deadline:  June 30, 2020

 

WCC High School Excellence Scholarship

$3000 scholarship

http://www.wccnet.edu/services/financial-aid/scholarships/

Deadline:  July 15, 20120

 

Tuition Incentive Program

A program for eligible students who have or have had Michigan Medicaid coverage for 24 months within a 36-month consecutive month period (between age nine and high school graduation) as identified by the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS).

Note:  TIP expires six years after high school completion or four years if no award is received.

Click here for more application information.

Deadline:  August 31 of senior year.