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.

Other Scholarship Search Engines:

  

MI Scholarship Search

Sallie Mae College Scholarship Search

College Greenlight

Scholarships A-Z

Naviance

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.

 

4-H Scholarships

Michigan 4-H Rabbit/Cavy Scholarship

This scholarship is available to active 4-H members who will be enrolled in higher education in fall of 2020. Students must have been enrolled in rabbit or cavy 4-H projects for at least three years. $500 will be awarded to up to four students. More information can be found at https://www.canr.msu.edu/4_h_scholarships_and_recognition_program/4_h_scholarships

Deadline: November 1, 2019

 

Michigan State University 4-H Scholarship 

This scholarship is available to 4-H members who are high school seniors and are planning to attend MSU. This is a $2,500 renewable scholarship. Visit this link to learn more: https://www.canr.msu.edu/4_h_scholarships_and_recognition_program/4_h_scholarships

Deadline: November 1, 2019

 

Michigan State University Pre College Scholarship

This scholarship is available to students in 8th, 9th, or 10th grade who have completed an MSU pre-college program such as 4-H Exploration Days, 4-H Great Lakes & Natural Resources Camp, 4-H Renewable Energy Camp, 4-H Animal & Veterinary Science Camp, or 4-H Capital Experience. This is a $2,000 scholarship to be used toward the student's first year at MSU. Visit this link to learn more: https://www.canr.msu.edu/4_h_scholarships_and_recognition_program/4_h_scholarships

 

OHM Advisors Diversity Scholarship

 

Scholarship Application

OHM Advisors is a firm that is committed to the academic success of women and minority students.  That is why they offer a Scholarship that awards $1,000 to up to 10 qualified women and minority students each year that are currently enrolled or planning to enroll in a STEM program or other field of practice at OHM Advisors.

Requirements:

  • Woman or minority as defined by the Equal Employment Opportunity Program (African American, Hispanic, Native American, Asian or Pacific Islander, Multi-racial)
  • High School senior
  • Plan to enroll in a STEM Program the following academic year
  • Cumulative GPA of a 3.0 at the time of application is beneficial but not mandatory.
Deadline:  November 30, 2019

 

University of Michigan Club of Greater Detroit Scholarships

The U of M Club of Greater Detroit offers 12 outstanding scholarships to incoming freshmen at the University of Michigan.  Students are encouraged to apply for the scholarships before receiving an acceptance letter, but know that you must be a member of the incoming class of Fall of 2020 to be a recipient.  By completing the online application, you will be considered for all of the 12 scholarships.

If you meet one of the following requirements you can log on to:

https://community.alumni.umich.edu/detroit/scholarships/scholarship-application

Eligibility Criteria:

  1. ACT:  Minimum score of 31, or
  2. SAT:  Minimum score of 1430, or
  3. Class rank:  1 or 2

(Must meet 1 of the 3 criteria)

Once you are logged in, go to the Scholarship tab to get access to the application.  Should you have any questions on the process please email scholarships@umclubgreaterdetroit.org .

Deadline:  January 17, 2020

 

United States JCI Senate Foundation

 

Scholarship Application

Eligibility: Graduating high school seniors in the United States, where that state has an active JCI Senate program (see www.usjcisenate.org [under scholarship tab] for a listing of eligible states).  You must be a U.S. citizen to apply for this scholarship.  The above link contains information and directions for applying to the United States JCI Senate Foundation Scholarship Program.

Each year (April) $1,000 grants will be awarded to graduating high school seniors in the United States, who plan to continue their education at accredited post-secondary colleges, universities or vocational schools. The number of grants awarded annually will be at the discretion of the United States JCI Senate Foundation. The monies must be used for educational expenses in the first year of full-time study.

Deadline:  January 24, 2020

 

Michigan Competitive Scholarship

Provides renewable scholarship for eligible students who have a qualifying SAT score of 1200 or higher.  There is no application, but you must complete the FAFSA.  There is a also a need-based component to this award.

Click here for more information.

Deadline:  March 1, 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:  March 30, 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:  March 30, 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.