Scholarships for Allegan County (MI) Residents

Living in Allegan County, Michigan has many perks: easy access to the Tulip Time Festival, Lake Michigan shoreline and Allegan State Game Area, for example. Want another? If you’re a resident of Allegan County, you may be eligible for one or more college scholarships. Many of the available scholarships are provided by the Allegan County Community Foundation. Others are offered by nearby colleges, such as Grand Rapids Community College, Hope College, Davenport University, Lake Michigan College and Kalamazoo Valley Community College. Potential recipients will typically need to meet a minimum grade point average, pursue a certain field of study, demonstrate adequate financial need or obtain letters of recommendation. To learn more about scholarships for Allegan County residents, read on.

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View Details Harry J. Morris, Jr. Emergency Services Grand Rapids Community Foundation
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  • 500 - 5,000
  • 1 award
  • Apr-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Michigan|Kent, MI|Ottawa, MI|Muskegon, MI|Allegan, MI|Montcalm, MI|Barry, MI|Ionia, MI|Newaygo, MI|
  • School (College): |Accredited Educational Program|
  • Career: |Firefighting (Industry)|
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This scholarship was established to benefit students residing in Kent, Allegan, Barry, Ionia, Ottawa, Montcalm, Muskegon, or Newaygo Counties. Applicants must be pursuing study in the field of emergency medical technician, paramedic, or firefighter training at an accredited education program in Michigan. Applicants must also demonstrate financial need.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Ladies Literary Club Scholarship Grand Rapids Community Foundation
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  • 500 - 5,000
  • 1 award
  • Apr-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Michigan|Kent, MI|Ottawa, MI|Muskegon, MI|Allegan, MI|Montcalm, MI|Barry, MI|
  • School (College): |Accredited College or University|
  • Major: Study |Literature|
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This scholarship was established to benefit students pursuing study in Literary Arts at any accredited Michigan college or university. Applicants must be a resident of Kent, Ottawa, Muskegon, Allegan, Montcalm or Barry County and demonstrate financial need.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
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  • 500 - 5,000
  • 1 award
  • Apr-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Kent, MI|Ottawa, MI|West Michigan, MI|Muskegon, MI|Allegan, MI|
  • School (College): Attend a |Public College or University|
  • Major: Study |Business|
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This scholarship was established to benefit students who are a full-time second year or above undergraduate students majoring in Business and will be studying abroad through a public college or university. Applicants must be residing in Kent, Allegan, Ottawa, or Muskegon County (3-year minimum) or residing or a resident student at a public college/university in the West Michigan area (2-year minimum). Applicants must demonstrate financial need.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
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  • 400
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Allegan, MI|
  • Major: Study |Criminal Justice|Legal|Social Justice|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
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The Honorable George R. Corsiglia Scholarship Application for Excellence in the Law and Pursuit of Justice is provided to graduating high school students of Allegan County. The program grants a $400 fund for students pursuing higher education in
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 1.0
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • Mar-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Kent, MI|Allegan, MI|Kalamazoo, MI|Van Buren, MI|Calhoun, MI|Berrien, MI|Cass, MI|
  • Employer: |Descendant of Welch's Company, Lawton Michigan Employee|Descendant of National Grape Cooperative Member|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited Technical School|Accredited Vocational School|
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The Welch's/National Grape Cooperative created this scholarship to support graduating high school seniors who are sons, daughters or grandchildren of an employee of the Welch's Company located in Lawton, Michigan or sons, daughters or grandchildren of a National Grape Cooperative member residing in Allegan, Berrien, Calhoun, Cass, Kalamazoo, Kent or Van Buren County. Applicants must be planning to attend an accredited vocational or technical school or a two- or four-year college or university.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Dr. William E. & Norma Sprague Scholarship Grand Rapids Community Foundation
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  • 500 - 5,000
  • 1 award
  • Apr-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Ohio|Kent, MI|Muskegon, MI|Allegan, MI|Montcalm, MI|Barry, MI|Ionia, MI|Newaygo, MI|Athens, MI|
  • School (College): Attend |Ohio University (OH)|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|Master's-level study|
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Dr. William E. & Norma Sprague Scholarship is provided to a full-time student who is a permanent residence in the Michigan counties of Kent, Allegan, Barry, Ionia, Montcalm, Muskegon, Newaygo or Athens County, Ohio. The scholarship is open to applicants who demonstrate financial need with a 3.0 GPA. The applicant must be pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree at Ohio University.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 4.5
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  • 500 - 5,000
  • 1 award
  • Apr-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Kent, MI|Ottawa, MI|Muskegon, MI|Allegan, MI|Montcalm, MI|Barry, MI|Ionia, MI|Newaygo, MI|
  • School (College): Attend |University of Michigan (MI)|
  • Age / Grade Level: |Graduate Student|College|
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This scholarship was established to benefit female undergraduates or graduate level student entering the 2nd year or above at the University of Michigan. Applicants must be a permanent resident (3 years minimum) in Kent or adjoining counties of Allegan, Barry, Ionia, Montcalm, Muskegon, Newaygo, or Ottawa. Financial need is required.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 4.5
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • Apr-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Kent, MI|Ottawa, MI|Muskegon, MI|Allegan, MI|Montcalm, MI|Ionia, MI|
  • School (College): Attend a |Two-year|College|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school graduate|Graduating High School Senior|
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This scholarship is administered by Grand Rapids Community Foundation to provide assistance to students from Kent, Allegan, Ionia, Ottawa, Montcalm, or Muskegon Counties who are returning to college or entering college after sitting out of school for at least two years.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Women's Education Coalition Grant Kalamazoo Community Foundation
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • May-15-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Allegan, MI|Barry, MI|Kalamazoo, MI|Van Buren, MI|Calhoun, MI|St. Joseph, MI|
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The Women's Education Coalition Grant is awarded to a woman residing in Allegan, Barry, Calhoun, Kalamazoo, St. Joseph or Van Buren County.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Allegan, MI|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|Non-Traditional Students|Graduating High School Senior|
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This scholarship is open to graduating high school senior or non-traditional adult student who resides in Allegan County who will be enrolling in a Criminal Justice program or track.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 1.5
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • April 2018
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  • Residence: Live in |Allegan, MI|
  • Extracurricular: |Vocal Arts Camp|Music Camp|
  • Age / Grade Level: |Grades 8-11|
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This scholarship was started in memory of Jack and Susan Thiel, who both have the passion for music and have participation in church music programs, community theatre/musicals, and countless hours of volunteer work in support of the vocal and musical arts. The scholarship aims to benefit Allegan County students in 8th through 11th grades who are attending a music or vocal arts camp program. Scholarship for paying instrument rental for the school band is also awarded by this fund.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 1.5
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