Scholarship Opportunities
2014-15

Applications / Additional Information available in the Guidance Office
 

These scholarships are posted outside of the OHS Guidance Office, please check with the office often and check the board as scholarships will continue to be added as this year's criteria/details are finalized.
See more scholarship resource links at the bottom of the page.

Scholarship & Finance resource: College Scholarship Guide

Listed in order of due date:

DEADLINE

SCHOLARSHIP

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

     
February 25, 2016 MEA - Michigan Education Association www.mea.org/mea-scholarship
February 26, 2016 Lake Michigan Mailers For students planning on majoring in business or entrepreneurship, 3.5 GPA
February 26, 2016 TAG Team Scholarship ($1,000)

Applicant should show academic effort, leadership abilities and makes community service a priority. Applications are available online at the Allegan County Community Foundation website

March 1, 2016 Phi Delta Kappa Prospective Educator Scholarship Applications available in the Guidance Office
March 7, 2016 Honor Credit Union
Community Commitment
More information in the Guidance Office
March 10, 2016 Gun Lake Casino Scholarship Information and applications are in the guidance office or online: 
www.gunlakecasino.com/scholarship
March 15, 2016 Consumers Credit Union 

Information is in the guidance office or online: 

https://www.consumerscu.org/Information/
ConsumersScholarships

 

March 24, 2016 ALLCOPS Criminal Justice Professional Scholarship Student must have a 2.5 GPA or higher, must be pursuing a degree in a Criminal Justice field. Applications are online at the Allegan County Community Foundation website
March 29, 2016 Popke Family Scholarships
(various amounts awarded)

Students with a GPA of 2.75 or above, Financial need, academic progress and application responses will determine awardees. Applications are available online at the Allegan County Community Foundation website

March 29, 2016 Honorable George R. Corsiglia Scholarship ($400)

Applicant must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 and be pursuing a degree in a legal, criminal justice or social justice field. Applications are available online at the Allegan County Community Foundation website

March 29, 2016 Steve Stevenson Memorial Scholarship ($500)

Applicant must have a GPA of 2.5 or higher and pursuing a degree in vocal music, fire science or seeking EMT certification. Applications are available online at the Allegan County Community Foundation website

March 29, 2016 Jo Bortz Vocal Arts Scholarship

Must have a GPA of 2.5 or higher and be pursuing a degree in a vocal music field. Applications are available online at the Allegan County Community Foundation website

March 31, 2016 Dr. Jeffrey P. Champman Information and application in the guidance office
April 1, 2016

The Allegan County Agricultural Society Scholarship

Applications available in guidance office or at www.allegancountyfair.com
April 1, 2016 Michigan Retailers Association www.retailers.com
April 1, 2016 ECCU Scholarship Information and application in the guidance office
April 15, 2016 Peggy K. Shearer Memorial Scholarship Must demonstrate a true passion for Otsego Schools, 2.5 GPA. Applications available in the guidance office.
April 15, 2016 Harry's Foundation Applications are available in the Guidance Office.
April 19, 2016 Jack & Susan Thiel Music Fund Camp Scholarship

Applicant must be in MS or HS, grades 8-11, must be attending a music or vocal arts camp program. Applications are available online at the Allegan County Community Foundation website

 
The John L. and Jane K. Feirer Scholarship
 
For WMU Undergraduate Students in Career and Technical Education:
Industrial Technology Education
APPLICATION DETAILS HERE
May 2, 2016 Otsego Chamber Scholarship Info in Guidance Office
May 6, 2016 AAA Michigan School Safety Patrol  Must have been a school safety patrol participant during elementary school. Application in the Guidance Office 
May 31, 2016 Disability Attorneys of Michigan  Information
Scholarship Application Link

Additional Resources/Websites for Scholarships

www.fastweb.com
www.collegesavings.com
www.scholarship.com
www.kalfound.org
www.savingforcollege.com
www.weeklyscholarshipalert.org
www.finaid.com
www.studentscholarships.org/scholarship.php                    Financial Aid Resource: www.bestschools.com/fafsa/       


Estimate of financial need can be calculated at www.act.org/fane