Scholarship Information

Scholarship information


Scholarship Points Program

The ScholarshipPoints program was created in 2006 to help students win scholarships without the hassle of filling out paper applications and writing dozens of essays. is owned and operated by Edvisors, a company dedicated to helping students plan and pay for college. To date, Edvisors has given away more than $650,000 through the ScholarshipPoints program.

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Taylor Federation of Teachers Scholarship (Deadline: April 13, 2017)

The teachers of the Taylor Federation of Teachers are proud to award a $2,500 scholarship to the son or daughter of a TFT member. Selection will be based equally on GPA, school-related activities, community-related activities, and essay.

PDF DocumentTFT Scholarship Application


Vision Fair Foundation Scholarship (Deadline: April 14, 2017)

In keeping with their goal of supporting higher education for young people in Wayne County, the Vision Fair Foundation is awarding a scholarship to a 2017 graduate of a Wayne County school who has a minimun GPA of 2.8. This scholarship consists of a $1,000 award for four years, provided the recipient maintains a 2.8 overall or higher grade point average in each of the four years he/she is pursuing a degree.

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Student View Scholarship Program (Deadline: April 22, 2017)

The 2017 Student View Scholarship Program is offering $11,000 worth of scholarships to high school seniors who plan to attend a four-year college, community/junior college or career school. The program includes one $4,000 scholarship, two $1,000 scholarships, and ten $500 scholarships.

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The Paradigm Challenge (Deadline: May 1, 2017)

The Paradigm Challenge is an annual competition that inspires youth to use STEM skills plus kindness, creativity, and collaboration to make a difference.  The 2016-17 Challenge aims to generate new ideas to reduce waste in homes, schools, communities, and around the world. The Challenge is open only to individuals who: (a) will be aged 4 to 18 years old on May 1, 2017; (b) have their parents’/legal guardians’ permission to participate in The Challenge; and (c) are NOT residents of Cuba, Iran, North Korea, Sudan, Syria, the Crimea Region, or any other United States sanctioned country.   

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Jeanne Eckert Taylor Garden Club Scholarship (Deadline: May 5, 2017)

This scholarship is open to students following a career path in agriculture, horticulture, organic gardening, botany, environmental studies, landscape design, or conservation.

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Chopin Foundation Scholarship Program (Deadline: May 15, 2017)

The purpose of the Chopin Foundation Scholarship Program is to support and encourage young, talented American pianists through up to four years of preparation for the National Chopin Piano Competition of the United States, which is held in Miami, Florida, every five years.

Renewable scholarships of $1,000 are awarded each year on a competitive basis to outstanding young American pianists who demonstrate a special affinity for the interpretation of Frédéric Chopin’s music. In addition, the Scholarship Committee may grant half-awards in the amount of $500 to qualified applicants. A half-award may be granted to an applicant only once during the four-year program.

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Stefan Wanczyk Foundation Scholarship (Deadline: May 31, 2017)

The Stefan Wanczyk Foundation will be providing $2,000 scholarships to hardworking current high school students in the Wayne County area. Applicants must maintain a GPA of 2.5 or higher and demonstrate financial need. Applications must be sent by regular mail and are due by May 31, 2017).

PDF DocumentStefan Wanczyk Foundation Scholarship Application


AFT Michigan Rollie Hopgood Scholarship (Deadline: June 5, 2017)

This scholarship is for a graduating senior of an AFT Michigan high school whose goal is to become a teacher. Two $1,000 scholarships will be awarded (one to a female and one to a male).

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Nursing Schools Almanac (Deadline: June 30, 2017)

Nursing Schools Almanac will award a scholarship of $1,000 to an aspiring nurse. The scholarship is open to all high school seniors who plan to pursue college education in nurning, including LPN/LVN, ADN, and BSN programs. Applications will be accepted until midnight, June 30, 2017.

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Review It Scholarship (Deadline: June 30, 2017)

To be eligible for this scholarship, a student must:
A). Be attending college or university no later than September of 2017.
B). Have achieved a GPA of 2.5 or greater during their last academic year.

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Guaranteed Scholarships

Looking for scholarships that require no interview, essay, portfolio, audition, or any "secondary" requirements? Just meet the criteria, apply by the deadline, gain admission to the college or university, enroll, and receive your scholarship.

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