Category: Outside Scholarships

Scholarship announcements. These posts will appear on the FinAid homepage.

Law Office of Cohen & Jaffe, LLP – Community Volunteer Scholarship

Amount:  $2,500

Eligibility:

  • Have a GPA of 2.5 (applies only to students already in college when applying)
  • Be admitted to or enrolled in an accredited college or university or graduate school

Application Requires the Following:

  • Essay
  • Proof of enrollment
  • Agree to scholarship’s terms and conditions
  • Application form

Submit ApplicationsClick here for more information.

Deadline: June 15, 2022

Please note: This is an outside scholarship. Michigan Technological University is not affiliated with this scholarship. Michigan Tech does not endorse any specific website and are not responsible for the content on the website. We simply provide these links as a courtesy to you.

Dirk Derrick Car & Truck Accident Injury Scholarship

Amount:  $1,000

Eligibility:

  • Any current or soon-to-be undergraduate student in the United States who has had his or her life altered due to an injury from a car or truck accident, be it their own injury, that of a loved one, or an influential individual

Application Requires the Following:

  • Google Form
  • Essay

Submit ApplicationsClick here for more information.

Deadline: December 15, 2022

Please note: This is an outside scholarship. Michigan Technological University is not affiliated with this scholarship. Michigan Tech does not endorse any specific website and are not responsible for the content on the website. We simply provide these links as a courtesy to you.

Grant Shaw Memorial Scholarship – Schaumburg Chapter of the IAHE

Scholarship Information: With an interest in promoting the engineering profession and assisting students to further their career, the Schaumburg Chapter of the Illinois Association of Highway Engineers is offering the Grant Shaw Memorial Scholarship consisting of a one-thousand dollar ($1,000.00) cash scholarship to a qualified candidate. Applicants for this award must be enrolled as a full time undergraduate or graduate college student at an accredited college or university majoring in a transportation related field. To be eligible for this award, a candidate must qualify for at least junior class status as of September of this calendar year. The selected candidate shall be notified in writing and invited to attend the virtual IAHE Schaumburg Chapter meeting this summer.

In addition, the State Board is awarding three scholarships this year. The Schaumburg Chapter will recommend one student for each of these awards. Additional information concerning each of the scholarships (particularly eligibility status and deadline) and corresponding application forms are enclosed. Please feel free to reproduce additional application forms as you deem necessary and notify qualified students that you would support as recipients of this award. Applications can be mailed, but email is preferred.

More information about the scholarship opportunities and the application forms can be found here:

Deadline: All applications must be received by the Schaumburg Chapter no later than June 15, 2022.

Please note: This is an outside scholarship. Michigan Technological University is not affiliated with this scholarship. Michigan Tech does not endorse any specific website and are not responsible for the content on the website. We simply provide these links as a courtesy to you.

BloomsyBox Scholarship

Amount:  $1,000

Eligibility:

  • Be currently enrolled at a college or university and planning to attend in 2022-202
  • Have a cumulative GPA of 3.8 on undergraduate college course work
  • Demonstrate Community service

Application Requires the Following:

  • Essay
  • Email application

Submit ApplicationsClick here for more information.

Deadline: September 16, 2022

Please note: This is an outside scholarship. Michigan Technological University is not affiliated with this scholarship. Michigan Tech does not endorse any specific website and are not responsible for the content on the website. We simply provide these links as a courtesy to you.

The Crowder Law Firm Scholarship

Amount:  $1,000

Eligibility:

  • Enrolled at an accredited university or college for the Fall 2022 semester
  • Hold citizenship or permanent residency in the United States
  • Maintain a grade point average of 3.6 or higher

Application Requires the Following:

  • Essay
  • Application
  • Proof of enrollment
  • Proof of GPA

Submit ApplicationsClick here for more information.

Deadline: July 7, 2022

Please note: This is an outside scholarship. Michigan Technological University is not affiliated with this scholarship. Michigan Tech does not endorse any specific website and are not responsible for the content on the website. We simply provide these links as a courtesy to you.

Anidjar & Levine Community Service Scholarship

Amount: $2,500

Eligibility:

  • Students currently enrolled in or formally accepted to an accredited U.S. community college, college, or university undergraduate or graduate degree program
  • Applicants should have a history of serving their community in a volunteer role.
  • Applicants must currently be in good academic standing and provide transcripts to support a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above.

Application Requires the Following:

  • Application
  • Essay
  • Transcript
  • Resume

Submit ApplicationClick here for more information.

Deadline: June 15, 2022

Please note: This is an outside scholarship. Michigan Technological University is not affiliated with this scholarship. Michigan Tech does not endorse any specific website and are not responsible for the content on the website. We simply provide these links as a courtesy to you.

Foreclosure.com Scholarship

Amount: 1st – $4,000, 2nd & 3rd – $1,000

Eligibility:

  • Currently enrolled college students (graduate students, law students and/or high school seniors are NOT eligible) are invited to apply by submitting an essay. Freshman entering Fall 2022 are eligible once they have received a student ID number.

Application Requires the Following:

  • Application
  • Essay

Submit ApplicationClick here for more information and to apply.

Deadline: December 15, 2022

Please note: This is an outside scholarship. Michigan Technological University is not affiliated with this scholarship. Michigan Tech does not endorse any specific website and are not responsible for the content on the website. We simply provide these links as a courtesy to you.

2022 Earnest Scholarship

Amount:  $5,000

Eligibility:

  • Applicants must be enrolled, or soon be enrolled, as a full-time student at an accredited U.S. college or university in Fall 2022
  • Applicants can be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident (including DACA students)

Application Requires the Following:

  • Essay
  • Scholarship form

Submit ApplicationsClick here to see full details.

Deadline: July 31, 2022

Organic Life Start Empower Scholarship

Amount: $500

Eligibility:

  • Open to US citizens or permanent legal residents.
  • Scholarship applicants must either be in their final year of high school, or must be enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program at a US-based higher education institution.
  • All education backgrounds will be considered.

Application Requires the Following:

  • Essay
  • Application

Submit ApplicationClick here for more information

Deadline: June 30, 2022

Please note: This is an outside scholarship. Michigan Technological University is not affiliated with this scholarship. Michigan Tech does not endorse any specific website and are not responsible for the content on the website. We simply provide these links as a courtesy to you.

The Edwards Law Firm Community First Scholarship

Amount: $1,000

Eligibility:

  • At least 18 years old
  • U.S. citizen
  • Enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university for the Fall 2022 semester
  • Pursing a career that positively impacts the well-being and safety of your community
  • Cumulative GPA of at least a 3.0

Application Requires the Following:

  • Essay
  • Application
  • Proof of enrollment
  • Professional photo of yourself

Submit ApplicationClick here for more information

Deadline: June 23, 2022

Please note: This is an outside scholarship. Michigan Technological University is not affiliated with this scholarship. Michigan Tech does not endorse any specific website and are not responsible for the content on the website. We simply provide these links as a courtesy to you.