Scholarships
Available 2019 Scholarships

Students applying for local scholarships:  Make sure are aware of the deadlines.  Some are coming up soon. Most recipients are kept confidential until the night of the LHS Honors Convocation. This year’s Honors Convocation is scheduled for June 4th, 2019 @ 6:00 PM.  Students are expected to arrive by 5:30 wearing cap and gown.

 Good Luck! 
 ~LHS Counselors 


VFW Voice of Democracy Scholarship Competition

Open to grades 9-12

Top scholarship $30,000

Deadline: October 31, 2019

 

Entry forms are available in the counseling office.



2019 Common Application

Lapeer Community Foundation for several local scholarships



The following are local scholarships that are now available in the LHS Counseling office.  Please stop by and pick up applications, deadlines are approaching!  

Stifel Fabric of Society High School Essay Scholarships! One $2000 award will go to a LHS senior who completes the essay prompt and all requirements. Deadline has been extended to March 9, 2020. Applications available in counseling and @ http://www.facebook.com/FabricofSocietyScholarship

Lapeer County Community Foundation Scholarships Seven LCCF scholarships are currently available. Check these opportunities out! For criteria and to download fillable applications please see www.lapeercountycf.org . ALL applications are due by Friday March 13, 2020.

Josie Rewald Memorial Community College Scholarship High School students beginning their career in engineering at Community College can now apply for the Josie Rewald Memorial Scholarship by April 1, 2020 @ http://www.swedetroit.org/high-school-scholarships.html

David’s Faith & Hope for Life Foundation The 7th annual David Barns scholarship will be awarded to a senior who represents David’s academic excellence, athletic prowess, and commitment to the community. $2500 award is renewable for three years. Application is due March 13th, 2020. www.faithhopelife.com

Elga Credit Union Scholarship Five $1000 scholarships will be awarded to students who are members of Elga Credit Union, minimum GPA, and plan to attend postsecondary institution in next year. Deadline for application is March 20, 2020. Apps available in counseling.

Lapeer Leader Fund Scholarships! Our generous Leader Fund community partners have established scholarships for graduating seniors who have been accepted to college/trade schools for next year. Minimum GPA’s of 3.0 and essays are required, as well as recommendation letters, and demonstration of a high level of academic integrity, character, school and community leadership. The Leader Fund Scholarships include: Baker College, Mott Community College, McLaren Regional, Sovita Credit Union, View Newspaper, and The Leader Fund Scholarships. $500-$1000. Deadlines for each scholarship are March 27, 2020.

Lapeer K of C #1987 Scholarship Graduating Seniors of Lapeer County may apply for one of four (4) $500 scholarships to be awarded. Essay, transcript, minimum GPA, letter of recommendation, are all required. Applications are in counseling office and are due by April 8, 2020.

Lapeer County Bar Association Scholarship One $2000 scholarship awarded to senior planning to pursue a law-related career. Minimum GPA 3.0, essay, letters of recommendation. Deadline is May 15, 2020. Applications in counseling office.

Woman’s National Farm & Garden Scholarship Lapeer Wildflowers Branch, MI Division Scholarship of $500 awarded to one student who plans to attend post-secondary school to major in studies related to horticulture, agriculture, or environmental fields. Minimum 3.0 GPA . Deadline April 8, 2020. Applications in counseling office.

The Jean & Stewart Thiemkey Scholarship Award of $4000 for a Lapeer High School senior pursuing a career in education. Must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 and a competitive SAT/ACT score. Deadline April 6, 2020. See your counselor for an application.