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For Lansing H.O.P.E, Lansing Promise, and Mason Promise scholarships, visit our H.O.P.E. and Promise Scholarships page.

Please take a look at the following scholarship opportunities offered through a variety of outside resources, as well as online scholarship search engines.

Please note: the following resources are outside scholarships. Lansing Community College is not affiliated with the following scholarships. Lansing Community College does not endorse any specific website and is not responsible for the content on the website. Please visit the scholarship website for the latest accurate information, as details may change.

Outside Scholarship Resource

  • The State of Michigan will search for scholarships available in your county.

    Scholarship

    Criteria

    Amount

    Deadline

    Associates Degree Scholarship in Nursing and Medical Assisting
    • This scholarship program is open to students pursuing Nursing and Medical Assisting associate degrees, diplomas and certificate programs.
    • High school students enrolled in a Nursing or Medical Assisting associate program next year are also eligible to receive the award.
    • Bachelor and graduate students do not qualify.
    • Selection is based on academic history, extracurricular activities, and employment history.
    • Eligible students must be full-time students during the academic year the scholarship is received. Financial need is not considered.
    $500 April 1 of every year
    B. Davis Scholarship
    • No Age Restriction;
    • Be sure to include your name and the school you are attending this year and next;
    • This is not an academic scholarship but we would like to know where you are going to school now and what your future academic plans are.
    $1,000 May 1 and
    Oct 1 of every year
    Benjy Grinberg Scholarship Eligibility criteria:
    • Currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program
    • Current high school senior that has been accepted into a college or university
    $1,000 April 1, 2022
    Business Leaders Scholarship
    • Work history and activities
    • GPA (minimum 3.2 of a 4.0 scale)
    • Must be a current student at an accredited US University or College. Online programs are acceptable.
    $1,500 May 1 and
    Oct 1 of every year
    Cancer Horizons College Scholarship

    Eligibility criteria:

    • You are currently a cancer patient or someone who has recovered from cancer, or you are actively performing a role to help those affected by cancer in your personal and/or academic life

    • You have been accepted to, or are currently enrolled in, an accredited college or university in the U.S. Undergraduate and graduate students are both welcome

    • You must submit an official copy of your transcript, along with your application using our online form

    $1,000

    Sep 15 of every year

    Chairish Design Your Future Scholarship

    Eligibility criteria:

    • Minimum 3.0/4.0 cumulative GPA
    • Open to graduating high school seniors, college undergraduates, and graduate students.
    • Must be enrolled or planning to enroll at an accredited two-year, four-year, or technical/vocational college or university in the United States.

    This scholarship is designed to support students from diverse backgrounds and students who are majoring in design-related fields such as architecture, interior design, landscape architecture, and engineering fields.

    $2,500

    Jan 1 and June 30 of every year

    Christina Pendleton & Associates Scholarships

    Eligibility criteria:

    Any law school student enrolled in the Spring Semester of 2022 in the United States of America with an undergraduate GPA of 3.2 or higher.

    Submit an essay on the topic provided in the application.

    Up to three awards of $1,500

    Dec 15, 2021
    (5pm)

    Creation Crate $1000 Scholarship Program

    Eligibility criteria:

    • Must be a legal resident of North America (U.S. and Canada) and a holder of a valid student visa
    • Must be currently enrolled in or accepted to a full-time undergraduate program in an accredited U.S. university or college
    • Must be 17+ years of age or older
    $1,000

    Jan 5, 2022

    Diamocycle.com Scholarship for Future Entrepreneurs

    Eligibility criteria:

    • High school graduate or GED without a bachelor’s degree
    • Enrolled as at least a sophomore in a business program at a community college or a 4-year college/university
    • Currently taking classes towards the degree

    Scholarship is for the 2022-2023 school year, beginning August 2022.

    $1,000

    June 1, 2022

    Dura-Pack Packaging Sustainability Initiative Award

    Applicants will need to provide an essay. Subject material available on the application website.

    Essay criteria:

      • Essays should be submitted in MS Word format.
      • Essays should contain a minimum of 500 words.
      • Applicants must be currently enrolled in either high school, university or college as a full-time student (2019-2020 school year).
      • Employees and relatives of Dura-Pack are ineligible.
      • The scholarship award winner will be required to provide proof of successful acceptance to an accredited college or university. Payment will be made directly to the applicant’s college or university.
    $3,000

    Multiple deadline and award dates

    Deadline:
    Dec 1, 2021
    Award:
    Jan 1, 2022

    Diamocycle Scholarship for Future Entrepreneurs

    Eligibility criteria:

    • High school graduate or GED without a bachelor’s degree
    • Enrolled as at least a sophomore in a business program at a community college or a 4-year college/university
    • Currently taking classes towards the degree
    $1,000 June 1, 2022
    Future Lawyers Of America

    Eligibility criteria:

    • GPA of 3.0 or higher
    • A demonstrated financial need
    • Admission to or enrollment in an accredited university or college or law school
    • Agree to outlined Terms and Conditions
    • Submission of a completed application form
    • Submission of an essay on the suggested scholarship topic
    $2,500 June 21, 2022
    Employment Boost Scholarships

    Must be a registered student at the institution and have a GPA of 3.6.

    • Eligible colleges include two and four-year universities. Student must be registered at an institution that has applied at the institution by submitting the form

    Student seeking this scholarship must submit:

    • A 500 to 1,000 word essay based on the poem “Howl”, Part 1, by Allen Ginsberg. Write an essay that explains the message of the poem and what it means to you and today’s society.
    • Or, students majoring in business or STEM must write an essay based on the following prompt: "How is technology going to change your way of life in 15 years?"
    • A current unofficial transcript
    • One letter of reference.
    $1,000 Varies (check website for details)
    Equipment Leases Inc. College Scholarships

    Eligibility criteria:

    • Applicants should be currently enrolled or have been accepted to enroll in an accredited college or university in the U.S.
    • Applicants should also maintain a good grade point average and include a copy of your transcript along with your completed application using our online form.
    $1,000

    Feb 15 (yearly)

    Sep 15 (yearly)

    Helping Young Entrepreneurs Succeed Scholarship

    Eligibility criteria:

    • Have a 3.0 GPA (an unofficial transcript must be included in the application).
    • Be enrolled in or admitted to an accredited college, university, or graduate school.
    • Be a US citizen or otherwise authorized to work or attend school in the US.
    • Submit a 500- to 1,000-word essay on the specified topic.
    • Apply using the form provided.
    • Agree to the Scholarship Terms and Conditions.
    $2,500

    Dec 15, 2021

    Jet Future Business Leaders Scholarship
    • The Jet Future Business Leaders Scholarship Contest is open to all United States citizens/residents.
    • Applicants must complete all sections of the application to be considered.
    • Applicants must be currently attending or planning to attend the upcoming academic semester.
    • Applicants must write an essay addressing the prompt on the website.
    $1,000

    Varies (check web site for details)

    Junior League of Lansing Scholarship
    • Applicants must be currently enrolled at an accredited college or university. Students of all majors are encouraged to apply.
    • Scholarship funds must be used to pay for qualified expenses, including tuition, books and on-campus room and board.
    • Application
      • Applicants must complete a scholarship nomination form
      • Applicants must also provide transcripts
    $1,000 April 1 of every year
    KF&B Law Academic Scholarship

    Eligibility requirements:

    • The scholarship is open to U.S. residents.
    • Applicants must be a 2022 graduating high school senior or currently enrolled student at a U.S. College or University.
    • Being a Law Student is not a requirement.
    $1,000

    May 1, 2022

    LawnStarter Lawntrepreneur Scholarship
    • Currently, previously, or looking to own/run a lawn care business.
    • Passionate and ambitious.
    • Have the willpower, work ethic, and desire to build the next great business.
    • High school senior pursuing college or currently full-time college student in a two year, four year, or graduate program. Scholarship is open to all majors.

    Provide the following:

    • Copy of your transcript
    • Copy of your updated resume
    • 500-700 word personal essay on the following topic: "What makes you passionate about building a business?"
    $1,000

    Fall:
    May 1 - Aug 20

    Spring:
    Aug 31 - Dec 31

    Loan Lawyers 2021 Annual Scholarship Competition

    Eligibility criteria:

    • Age 17 or older
    • Enrolled or accepted to a high school, college or university, or graduate school
    • Have a U.S. mailing address

    Proof of enrollment will be required before scholarship funds are awarded.

    2 awards of $750

    Nov 30, 2021

    Mental Health Education Annual Scholarship

    Eligibility criteria:

    • Applicants must be currently enrolled in either High School, University or College as a full-time student (2020-2021 school year).
    • Provide an essay answering questions regarding mental health, treatments, and philosophies.
    • A picture of yourself or an image which best describes your essay.
    $1,500

    Applications accepted:
    July 1, 2021 -
    Nov 30, 2021

    Winners announced:
    Dec 31, 2021

    Michigan Education and Training Voucher (METV)
    • You must receive your first ETV prior to your 21st birthday. You are then eligible until your 23rd birthday, provided you receive at least a 2.0 GPA and do not drop more than one class per semester.
    • Were in foster care on or after your 14th birthday because of abuse/neglect.
    • Were adopted from foster care on or after your 16th birthday.
    • Must have a high school diploma or GED.
    • Attend at least half-time, an accredited school that:
      • Awards a Bachelor's degree or no less than a 2-year program that provides credit towards a degree,
      • Provides no less than 1-year of training towards gainful employment, or
      • It is a vocational program that provides training for gainful employment and has been in existence for at least two years.
    $5,000 Varies
    (check website for details)
    Michigan Retailers Association (MRA) Scholarship Program Those eligible to apply are high school seniors and college freshmen, sophomores and juniors who are:
    • Dependent sons and daughters of owners of MRA member businesses, or of full-time employees of Michigan Retailers Association member firms. The parent-employee must have been employed by a Michigan Retailers Association member firm for at least one year as of January 1 of the year in which the scholarships are awarded.
    • Part-time employees of MRA member businesses who are full-time students. Part-time employees must have been employed by a Michigan Retailers Association member firm for at least six months as of January 1 of the year in which the scholarships are awarded.
    $1,000 - $1,500 April 1 of every year
    North Spore Scholarship

    Eligibility criteria:

    • Must be 18 years old or older
    • Must be a legal resident of the United States or a holder of a valid student visa
    • Must be currently enrolled in or accepted to a full-time program in an accredited US university or college
    • Must be a student of mycology, a postgraduate student in mycology, or another related study.
    $2,500 Dec 17, 2021
    The Organic Bunny Scholarship

    Eligibility criteria:

    • Currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program
    • Current high school senior that has been accepted into a college or university
    $1,000 May 31, 2022
    OutdoorStack's Financial Aid Program

    Eligibility criteria:

    • Must be a full-time, part-time, or online education student.
    • Complete and submit application online
    Varies Always open
    P.E.O. Program for Continuing Education

    The Program is intended to provide one-time need based grants to women who are citizens or legal permanent residents of the United States or Canada for use in completing a degree or certification necessary for improving or gaining skills leading to employment.

    Eligibility criteria:

    • citizen or legal permanent resident of the United States or Canada
    • enrolled in a certification or degree program from an accredited institution
    • living and studying in the United States or Canada for the entire course of study
    • has had at least 24 consecutive months as a non-student sometime in her adult life
    • within 18 consecutive months of completing her educational program which, at the conclusion of, will lead to employment or job advancement.
    Maximum $3,000 See website for application submission deadlines.
    Paying It Forward Scholarship

    Eligibility criteria:

    • 3.0 grade point average (GPA)
    • Admitted to or currently attending a university, college or graduate school
    • Pursuing a career in healthcare
    • Complete and submit the application form on this page by the designated deadline
    • Write and submit an essay on the topic provided here by the designated deadline
    • Accept the Terms and Conditions

    $2,500

    Dec 15, 2021

    RevPart STEM 2022 Scholarship Candidates must attend an accredited college and must be pursuing a career in one of the following, Science, Technology, Engineering or Math to qualify for the RevPart scholarship.

    1st: $1,000

    2nd: $250

    3rd: $250

    Dec 31, 2021

    Winner selected: Feb 15, 2022

    Rhinolawyers.com Auto Accident Lawyers

    Eligibility criteria

    • Be a graduating high school senior
    • Have a 3.0 GPA or higher
    • Plan to pursue 2-year or 4-year degree immediately after high school
    • Submit a 500-word response to the essay prompt. Our panel will review and judge each essay on originality, clarity, grammar, and syntax.
    $1,000 January 15, 2022
    SeniorCare.com Aging Matters Scholarship

    Eligibility criteria:

    • An existing college student or incoming freshman (to be enrolled in the Fall of 2022 in good academic standing)
    • Attending any 2 year or 4 year accredited college or university as a full-time student
    • Complete and submit the application form.

    Judging will be based on the submission quality of the application, which will include a short, 1000 word or less essay on why Aging Matters to the applicant.

    $1,500 May 15, 2022
    Smile By Design Free Scholarship

    Eligibility criteria:

    • Enrollment verification at an accredited university, community college, online college, or high school
    • Current high school seniors and college students
    • Canadian & US citizen or permanent resident
    • Minimum 2.0 GPA
    • Scholarship winner must submit a self-photo with Smile By Design Scholarship award, also grant permission to Smile By Design to use the self-photo for future promotional use of the Smile By Design Scholarship

    Application Details and Requirements

    • In 750 words or less, describe a plan that you would implement to grow a dental business using the latest technology.
    • Student applicants must follow our Instagram Page to be involved with Smile By Design as part of the application requirement process.
    $1,000 Dec 31, 2021

    Soderman Scholarship Program

    To be eligible for the scholarship award, the applicant must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, as a full-time student at an accredited US college or university for the semester that they are applying to receive the scholarship. Proof will be required to receive the scholarship. $1,000 Jan 31 (annually)

    State of Michigan Scholarship Search

    The State of Michigan will search for scholarships available in your county. Varies
    (check website for details)
    Varies
    (check website for details)
    Survivor of a Car Accident Scholarship

    Eligibility criteria:

    • Have a GPA of 3.0 or higher
    • Survived a car accident
    • Received admission to or be currently enrolled in an accredited university or college or graduate school.
    • Agree to the Terms and Conditions.
    • Complete the application form and submit it by the deadline.
    • Write an essay on the scholarship topic and submit it with the completed application form by the designated deadline.
    $2,500 June 15, 2022
    United Yacht Sales 'Do The Right Thing' Scholarship
    • All applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, as a full-time student at an accredited US college or university for the semester that they are applying to receive the scholarship
    • Domestic, international, and undocumented students may apply
    • Students attending online universities are welcome to apply
    • Please complete the online form to submit your application.
    • Include a 500- 1,000-word essay answering the following question:
      • Elaborate on a time in your life where you have had to do the right thing, even when it's been hard
    • Please provide proof of enrollment - a transcript, class schedule, or tuition bill
     $1,500 Dec 31 (annually)
    White Label SEO Marketing Scholarship

    $1,000 given to two individuals each year

    To apply for our marketing scholarships, applicants must meet the following criteria:

    • You must be enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate college program in the USA
    • You must either be studying marketing or business or looking after some marketing work for a company
    • A minimum GPA of 2.5 is required to be eligible for the scholarship
    Two awards of $1,000

    Award 1:
    May 15, 2021

    Award 2:
    Dec 15, 2021

    Women's Independence Scholarship Program (WISP)
    • Survived intimate partner abuse and has been separated from abuser a minimum of one year
    • US Citizen or legal resident
    • Has applied to or is accepted into an accredited course of student at a US institution
    • Demonstrates critical need for financial assistance
    Award is based on financial need No deadline (allow up to two months for review)
    Workers’ Compensation Scholarship

    Eligibility criteria:

    • Possess a GPA of 3.0 or higher
    • Have experienced an injury from an accident on the job
    • Initiate or have completed the workers’ compensation process
    • Receive admission to or be currently enrolled in an accredited university or college or graduate school
    • Agree to the Terms and Conditions
      Complete the application form and submit it by the June 21, 2022 deadline
    • Compose an essay about the scholarship topic and submit it with their application form by the June 21, 2022 deadline.
    $2,500 June 21, 2022
    Worthy Women's Scholarship 2021

    Eligibility criteria:

    • All papers must be submitted by December 6th, 2021 (subject to deadline extension)

    • Must be enrolled in a continuing education professional studies program
    • Applicant must be a permanent resident of the United States
    • Applicant must identify as a female and be over the age of 30
    • The paper must fit the criteria of the topics outlined above
    • Worthy, Inc. has the rights to the submitted content
    • Submissions must be sent in from the valid email address of the author
    Three scholarship awards available: $2,500
    $1,500
    $1,000
    Dec 6, 2021
    Youth Forward Scholarship Program Applicants must be currently enrolled in either High School, University or College as a full-time student (2020-2021 school year)
    • What is the importance of driver education in reducing the number deaths as a result of driving?
    • What steps can be taken to reduce the number of deaths related to driving?
    • Have you ever had an experience of being in car accident or have seen your friends or family members driving irresponsibly?
    • What steps can you take to be a better and safer driver as well as help others become safer on the road?
    $3,000

    Deadline:
    Nov 30, 2021

    ZipRecruiter Scholarship Promotion
    • be a legal resident of one of the fifty (50) United States or the District of Columbia
    • be 18 years of age or older (or at least the age of majority in your jurisdiction of residence)
    • be enrolled as a student at an accredited high school, college or university in the United States
    $3,000 Varies
    (check website for details)
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