There are scholarships that require counselor nominations. Please let me know if you are planning to apply to the following colleges and I’ll be happy to nominate you for a scholarship. I’ll keep updating this information as it comes in.
Central Michigan University, Eastern Michigan University, Northern Michigan and Western Michigan University all offer merit scholarships automatically to students when they apply based on grades and test scores. However, each of them also offer top scholarships based on a scholarship competition, which can cover up to a full tide. You must apply early to these colleges to meet the deadline for the scholarship competitions:
CMU Centralis Scholarship Admitted before October 27 Centralis competition
November 15 deadline for other scholarships
EMU Presidential Scholarship Apply before October 26; essay due Nov. 15 and visit
NMU Harden/Presidential Apply by October 19 for November 4,5 competition
Scholarships Apply by October 26 for November 11,12 competition
WMU Medallion Scholarship Apply by November 1 for competition Nov. 30 or Dec 1
Apply by December 1 for other scholarships
National Co-op Scholarship Program: In addition to allowing students to earn salaries while attending college through their Co-op programs, these colleges also offer specific scholarships:
Johnson& Wales University
Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT)
University of Toledo
University of Cincinnati
Wentworth Institute of Technology
Application final deadline is February 15, 2019, but early applications are encouraged, and some colleges have earlier deadlines. Visit www.waceinc.org
Davidson College John M. Belk Scholarship. You must be nominated for this scholarship. Tell Patti asap if you are planning to apply to Davidson.
Lawrence Tech University Scholarship LTU offers a competitive scholarship (in addition to the automatic scholarships) to students who apply in the fall and successfully answer a 500 words essay response. Competitions will take place on February 23 and March 1 or 8, 2019. www.ltu.edu/scholarshipcompetition after submitting your application.
UNC Charlotte offers up to a full ride scholarship that includes a grant for a service project and summer study away for “exceptional students who demonstrate a commitment to community service, an academic record that reflects a sustained passion for knowledge and possesses a capacity for ethical leadership. Tell Patti asap if you are interested,; you must be nominated for this scholarship.
Washington University in St. Louis’s Prestigious Danforth Scholarship requires a nomination. Must apply by November 15—and tell Patti you are planning to apply