Counseling & Scholarship Info

Scholarships for Seniors Applications are now being accepted for the William F. Weber Scholarship. This scholarship, awarded by the South Redford Foundation, will provide $1,000 to the recipient for college expenses. All graduating students are eligible to apply and the deadline for applications is Friday, April 24th @11:59 EDT. Here is the web address - http://bit.ly/1EAjHEf

SP Scholarship - $10,000 – 1 Award (Deadline: May 15, 2015) Student Eligibility: A) Must be attending an accredited post-secondary institution by the fall of 2015 at the latest. B) Must be enrolled or planning to enroll in a program that is at least two years in length. Applications can be found by going to: http://www.scholarshipguidance.com/scholarship_sp_scholarship_8937.php?&utm_source=newsletter01&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=201504&utm_content=c8725854ebb52787bbdee79cf1530d98 Odenza Vacations Scholarship - $500 – 1 Award (Deadline: June 1, 2015) Student Eligibility: A) Be between the ages of 17 and 24 on September 1st, 2015 B) Submit answer to the essay question, which can be found on the application page, prior to the June 1st, 2015 deadline. C) Have a GPA of 2.5 or greater. D) Be a resident of the United States or Canada Applications can be found by going to: http://www.scholarshipguidance.com/scholarship_odenza_vacations_scholarship_8936.php?&utm_source=newsletter01&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=201504&utm_content=c8725854ebb52787bbdee79cf1530d98 Got a Spine Scholarship - $500 – 1 Award (Deadline: June 2, 2015) Student Eligibility: A) Be attending college or university no later than October of 2015. B) Be attending college or university on a full-time basis by October of 2015. C) Have achieved a GPA of 2.5 or greater during their last academic year. D) Be attending a school in the U.S. or Canada by October of 2015. Applications can be found by going to: http://www.scholarshipguidance.com/scholarship_got_a_spine_scholarship_8927.php?&utm_source=newsletter01&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=201504&utm_content=c8725854ebb52787bbdee79cf1530d98
2015 BBG Communications Scholarship - $500 – 1 Award (Deadline: June 30, 2015) Student Eligibility: A) Be between the ages of 16 and 21 on June 30, 2015 B) Submit answers to the two essay questions, which can be found on the application page, prior to the June 30, 2015 deadline. C) Have at least one full year of post secondary studies remaining at the time of the award D) Have a GPA of 2.5 or greater. Applications can be found by going to: http://www.scholarshipguidance.com/scholarship_bbg_communications_scholarship_2015_8925.php?&utm_source=newsletter01&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=201504&utm_content=c8725854ebb52787bbdee79cf1530d98
EAGLE AWARD SCHOLARSHIP - Students with a 3.3 or higher grade point average can apply for a $1,000.00 Scholarship. If you are interested, please come to the front office for an application. All applications are due back by April 30th. BOARD OF EDUCATION 2015 TRUSTEE SCHOLARSHIP The South Redford Board of Education will award a $420.00 Trustee Scholarship to a student from the 2015 graduating class.  See the Counseling Office for information and an application for the scholarship.  You can also print the application from the Thurston web page. The deadline to submit the application to the Principal's Office is 3:00 p.m. Friday, April 17, 2015. Trustee Scholarship Application 2015 (1).pdf MASPA Scholarship MASPA Scholarship.pdf

 

Daniel Denton Dreamcatcher Scholarship 
Dreamcatcher Scholarship (1).pdf

AAA Michigan’s School Safety Patrol Scholarship Program - 4/15/15 deadline

$1,000 scholarship awarded to four graduating seniors in the state attending a Michigan public, private or charter school.  Must show documented proof of AAA Michigan School Safety Patrol participation in elementary or middle school, good academic standing and a strong record of involvement in the community and/or extra curricular activities.  A personal letter of introduction must be included describing community and extracurricular activities and what being a Safety Patroller meant to them.  Pick up an application in the Counseling office.  Only one application can be submitter per school.  Letter, application & proof are due to THS Counseling office by April 15, 2015. (Children & other relatives of AAA Michigan employees, officers & board members are not eligible)

MCO Scholarship - $500 - 1 award - 5/15/15 deadline

Student Eligibility:

A) Be attending college or university no later than December of 2015.

B) Be attending college or university on a full-time basis by December of 2015.

C) Submit an answer to the essay question no later than 11:59 PM EST on May 15, 2015.

D) Be currently in your last year of high school or a freshman, sophomore, or junior in college/university

Applications can be found by going to:

http://www.scholarshipguidance.com/scholarship_mco_scholarship_8939.php?&utm_source=newsletter01&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=201402&utm_content=chambo%40southredford.net

Abbott and Fenner Scholarship Program - 6/15/15 deadline

Abbott & Fenner Business Consultants are pleased to be able to continue with their scholarship program for the 8th year.  They will be awarding up to $1,000 to the winner(s) each year.

Students mustl submit an essay on the topic that appears on the scholarship page of their web site:  http://www.abbottandfenner.com/scholarships.htm Full details are available on website.

Global Lift Equipment Scholarship - $500 - 1 award - 6/15/15 deadline

Student Eligibility:

A) Be currently attending or planning on attending a post-secondary institution in Canada or the US by September of 2015.

B) Submit a short story. Detailed instructions can be found on the application page.

C) Have a GPA of 2.5 or greater.

Applications can be found by going to:

http://www.scholarshipguidance.com/scholarship_global_lift_equipment_scholarship_8934.php?&utm_source=newsletter01&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=201402&utm_content=chambo%40southredford.net

Lifestyle Dentistry Scholarship - $500 – 1 Award - 6/30/15 deadline

Student Eligibility:

A) Be attending college or university no later than September 30th, 2015. Current High School Seniors who will graduate in 2015 are eligible. You can be enrolled in any field of study.

B) Submit answers to the essay question, which can be found on the application page, prior to the June 30th, 2015 deadline.

C) Have a GPA of 2.5 or greater.

Applications can be found by going to:

http://www.scholarshipguidance.com/scholarship_lifestyle_dentistry_scholarship_8940.php?&utm_source=newsletter01&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=201402&utm_content=chambo%40southredford.net

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School-Specific Scholarship Information

Central Michigan University Scholarship Programs - Visit CMU Scholarships & Financial Aid site for more information

https://www.cmich.edu/ess/OSFA/Pages/CMU_Scholarships.aspx


Merit Scholarships

Academic Prestige Award: $6,000 per year (> 3.27 and > 27 ACT)

Academic Excellence Award: $4,500 per year (> 3.0 and > 23 ACT)

Academic Success Award: $3,000 per year (> 3.0 and > 21 ACT)

Centralis Awards

Competition-based, up to full tuition room and board, and books for four years, (> 3.7 GPA and > 21 ACT)

President’s Award

Grants in-state tuition rates to non-Michigan residents (> 2.75 GPA)