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February 12, 2020

LAKE MICHIGAN COLLEGE

 SATURDAY VISIT DAYS


Get a tour of campus and meet with faculty! 



From 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
February 15, 2020 - Manufacturing, Energy and Technology Programs
March 14, 2020 - Wine & Viticulture, Visual and Performing Arts Programs
April 11, 2020 - Arts & Sciences and Health Sciences Programs
May 16, 2020 - Business and Computer Information Programs

More info and RSVP at lakemichigancollege.edu/visit

2755 E. Napier Avenue
Benton Harbor, MI 49022

February 3, 2020

DUE FEB 29 - ATHENA SCHOLARSHIP

Athena Education Fund from Women's Service League 

Deadline:  Feb. 29 (must be postmarked by this date).

Description:  $1,000.  Qualifying candidates who meet the criteria will be announced in Spring 2020 and will be awarded during your HS awards ceremony.  The education fund will be paid directly to the recipient's post-secondary institution.  All seniors will be considered, females are especially encouraged to apply.

Eligibility:
  • Females and males eligible to apply
  • Demonstrate active and current service as a volunteer
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Be a graduating senior planning to pursue post-secondary education in Fall of 2020
  • Verbalize personal and professional plans for the future in an interview (for those selected finalists)
Scholarship applications are available in the guidance office or go to www.womensserviceleague.org and look under Calendar and Events tab.

DUE FEB 27 - ZPB SORORITY SCHOLARSHIP

Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc., Chi Kappa Zeta Chapter, Benton Harbor MI


Deadline:  February 27

Description: Zeta Phi Beta Sorority offers scholarships to young African-American women and men.

Eligibility: 

  • Demonstrate scholastic achievement
  • Active participation in community service
  • Planning to attend an accredited four year college or university
  • Must be willing to interview April 11th


Scholarship applications available in the guidance office - RETURN COMPLETED APP TO GUIDANCE OFFICE

DUE FEB 20 - MEA SCHOLARSHIP

Michigan Educational Association Scholarship

Deadline:  February 20

Description:  Last year, MEA awarded 43 scholarships totaling $53,300 ($1,550 scholarships to 22 new winners and $800 scholarships to 24 returning college students).  Scholarship amounts for 2020 are not yet determined.

Eligibility:
  • Dependent of an MEA member or MEA-Retired member in good standing
  • Graduate of a Michigan public high school or private high school that has an MEA bargaining unit
  • Will attend a Michigan public community/junior college, four year degree granting institution, or a vocational training institution that grants a degree, certification or license.  Those attending the following private institutions ONLY will also be eligible: Adrian College, Albion College, Baker College - Flint/Owosso, University of Detroit-Mercy, and Finlandia University.
  • Children of MEA officers, fund trustees, and MEA staff are not eligible.
Selection Criteria - Priority given on the basis of:
  • Academic achievement
  • Extracurricular activities
  • School/community service

For scholarship application go to:  www.mea.org/mea-scholarship.  The application can be typed into, saved and then printed for signature to be mailed with the required documentation.

DUE FEB 15 - AKA IVY TEEN SCHOLARSHIP

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated Iota Iota Omega Chapter - Ivy Teen Scholarship

Deadline:  February 15 (postmarked)

Description:  Scholarships are awarded to young women who are high school seniors.  Awards will be based on academic achievement, community service, school involvement, extracurricular activities, and financial need.

Eligibility:
  • Must be female, graduating senior
  • Min. 2.7 gpa
  • Must be accepted to a post-secondary institution of higher learning
  • Provide 2 letters of recommendation
  • Provide official transcript
  • Must be an active member of the Ivy Teens
  • For questions call 269-930-2507
  • Applicant must write a 500 word essay

Scholarship applications available in guidance office.

DUE FEB 15 - AKA ThinkHBCU SCHOLARSHIP

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated Iota Iota Omega Chapter - ThinkHBCU Scholarship

Deadline:  February 15 (postmarked)

Description:  Scholarships are awarded to young women who are high school seniors.  Awards will be based on academic achievement, community service, school involvement, extracurricular activities, and financial need.

Eligibility:
  • Must be female, graduating senior
  • Min. 2.7 gpa
  • Must be accepted to a post-secondary institution of higher learning
  • Provide 2 letters of recommendation
  • Provide a copy of your official transcript
  • Essay
  • Must attend a Historically Black College

    Scholarship applications available in guidance office.

    DUE FEB 15 - AKA COTILLION/FASHIONETTA SCHOLARSHIP

    Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated Iota Iota Omega Chapter - Cotillion/Fashionetta Scholarship

    Deadline:  February 15 (postmarked)

    Description:  Scholarships are awarded to young women who are high school seniors.  Awards will be based on academic achievement, community service, school involvement, extracurricular activities, and financial need.

    Eligibility:
    • Must be female, graduating senior
    • Min. 2.7 gpa
    • Must be accepted to a post-secondary institution of higher learning
    • Provide 2 letters of recommendation
    • Provide official transcript
    • Essay
    • Must have participated in the Cotillion or the Fashionetta


    Scholarship applications available in guidance office.