Scholarships for Muskegon County (MI) Residents

As a Muskegon County, Mich., resident, you are eligible to apply for various scholarships to help you pay the costs of tuition and fees, as well as books, room and board and more if you are attending a Michigan community college or university. Many of these awards are funded through the Community Foundation of Muskegon County, which grants $600,000 to students through more than 500 scholarships. Scholarships are available to graduates of high schools in the Muskegon area, as well as students of community colleges and 4-year institutions. Some scholarships require that students pursue a specific area of study, such as music, English or nursing, or attend a particular school. You will find both one-time and ongoing awards available. Find out more about the awards that await you as a Muskegon, Mich., resident and college student by looking at the list supplied below.

Showing 1-8 of 8 scholarships
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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  • 2,600
  • 1 award
  • Feb-28-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Muskegon, MI|Newaygo, MI|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Oceana, MI|
  • School (College): |US Accredited Post-Secondary School|
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The scholarship provides educational support to outstanding graduating senior of select high schools in Newaygo, Muskegon, or Oceana County planning to pursue a baccalaureate or associate degree, or a vocational or technical training certificate at a US accredited post-secondary school.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 1.5
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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
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 Aim High Jerry Clay Scholarship Grand Rapids Community Foundation
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • Apr-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Kent, MI|Ottawa, MI|Muskegon, MI|Montcalm, MI|Barry, MI|Ionia, MI|Newaygo, MI|
  • School (College): Attend |Grand Rapids Community College (MI)|Ferris State University (MI)|
  • Major: Study |Welding Technology|
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This scholarship is administered by Grand Rapids Community Foundation to provide assistance to students who reside in Kent, Barry, Ionia, Montcalm, Muskegon, Newaygo, or Ottawa County. Applicants must demonstrate financial need and must pursue a full-time undergraduate degree or certification in the Welding Technology and must enroll in an accredited program located at or affiliated with Grand Rapids Community College or Ferris State University.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 4.5
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