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Scholarships Available

Welcome to the Jefferson High School Scholarship page.  Scholarships are placed on this page in order of deadlines.  The majority of the scholarships have links to the applications.  Some applications are also located across from the counseling offices.  Be sure to read the requirements for each scholarship to ensure that you are eligible to apply for them.  
You will need to apply for admission to attend MCCC before you can apply for scholarships. If you have never signed into the MCCC scholarship website before, you will sign up with your MCCC email to complete your General Application. Once you complete the General Application, you will be auto-matched with the scholarships that you meet the basic criteria. Please keep in mind that recommended does not constitute qualified and qualifying for any scholarship does not guarantee you will receive the scholarship.
 
 
The goal of the Student Scholarships and Grants (SSG) is to help students pay for college and provide a "one-stop-shop" for students.
The American Legion Department of Michigan is offering several scholarships throughout the year, Please click on the link for more information.
 
The Michigan Remembers 9-11 Fund will accept submissions for its 2019-2020 Michigan Remembers 9-11 Essay Contest from Monday September 9, 2019 through Friday November 1, 2019.  High school juniors and seniors in Michigan are encouraged to submit an original essay on their reflections and research on the impacts of September 11, 2001 terrorists attacks in New York City, Washington D.C., and Flight 93 in Shanksville, Pennsylvania. 
Most Valuable Student scholarships are for students pursuing a four-year degree, on a full-time basis (minimum of 12 semester hours), in a U.S. college or university. All scholarships are in the form of certificates of award conditional upon the full-time enrollment of the winner in an accredited U.S. college or university.The 2020 Most Valuable Student scholarship contest is open to any high school senior who is a US Citizen. Applicants will be judged on scholarship, leadership, and financial need.
The community foundation of Monroe County offers over 120 Scholarships yearly to Monroe County residents.  Click on the link to sign-up for notifications about when the applications open. 
Dr. Lupini has been running his scholarship program over 20 years in order to promote higher education within the community that has supported his career. The Scholarship Program offers the opportunity to support the college costs for graduating high school students.Two $1000.00 scholarships will be awarded on a competitive basis to graduating seniors from the local area. The scholarship money can be used for tuition, books, fees, housing, or related school expenses.

Credit Union ONE Scholarship (Deadline: April 1, 2020)
  • Complete 30 or more hours of documented, qualified community service during Junior/Senior year of high school ending April 1, 2020**
  • Be a 2020 graduating high school senior
  • Be a Member of a family that has belonged to Credit Union ONE of Michigan for a minimum of 6 months (in good standing)***
  • Have a cumulative high school grade point average of 3.0 or above
  • Plan to enroll in, beginning in the fall of 2020, a full-time undergraduate course of study at an accredited two- or four-year college or university, or accredited trade or vocational school
 
Abbott & Fenner are committed to continuing our efforts at helping those who have the desire and ambition to succeed.
Students must have at least a 2.5 GPA and plan on attending a post-secondary institution in the fall of 2019 in the US or Canada are eligible for this $500 scholarship.
The BigSun Organization is proud to be able to help young athletes succeed in their academic pursuits.

Students are able to apply for our $2,000 scholarship which can be used towards tuition for their next semester at college. All drawings will be done early August each year after submission deadlines have passed. All interested students will be required to write a short essay about their opinion on how Minecraft can be a positive influence within their education and career development. Minecraft has been used in many different facets of education and we want to know how you believe that the game can be further utilized to enhance learning and development. We are interested in hearing your thoughts and experiences about how this amazing game that we love can be much more than just a game.

Announcing the 4th annual Kelsey’s Law Distracted Driving Awareness Scholarship for Michigan high school juniors and seniors.  A total of $5,000 in college scholarships will be awarded in October among 4 winning student submissions throughout the state. High school juniors and seniors are eligible.
Additional Sites to Check for Scholarships
 
 
Abbott & Fenner are committed to continuing our efforts at helping those who have the desire and ambition to succeed