Jackson Area Career Center Scholarships
Career Center current students, can apply for scholarships listed in this section. Some scholarships have specific requirements.
Check back for the updates for 2015 2016 school year. Updates will be added as they are received.
A.L.S.A.M.E. Scholarship - not tuition restricted. For information and application, see link attached. ALSAME information and application deadline 3/15/2016
American Legion Dept of MI - Wilson Scholarship $500.00 http://www.michiganlegion.org/assets/wilson2016.pdf must be sent to District Commander by 1/11/2016
American Legion Dept of MI - Brewer Scholarship $500.00 http://www.michiganlegion.org/assets/brewer2016.pdf must be sent to District Commander by 1/11/2016
American Legion Dept of MI - Oratorical Scholarship $800.00 to $1,500.00 http://www.michiganlegion.org/assets/2016oratorical.pdf must be registered by 11/21/2015
Ann Arbor Graphic Arts Memorial Foundation http://roth1943a.wordpress.com/applications closes 3/1/16
ARMY JROTC - see JACC JROTC Instructors for specific scholarship information.
American Welding Society District Scholarship $2,000 tuition and fees http://www.aws.org/foundation/district_scholarships.html closes March 1, 2016
Baker College Career Scholarship $6,400 3.0 GPA required, Application available in Tech Lab closed May 1, 2016
Baker College Board of Regents Scholarship 3.5 GPA required with 19 ACT or higher required, Application available in Tech Lab closed May 1, 2016
Baker College Alternative/Adult Education High School Scholarship must attend at least 1/2 time and maintain 2.5 GPA while attending Baker, Application available in the Tech Lab closed May 1, 2016
Buick Achievers Scholarship http://www.buickachievers.com not open yet check back for closing date
Career Safe (OSHA) Completers Scholarship http://www.careersafeonline.com/index.php/component/content/article/10-get-involved/139-safety-essay-contest
CP Federal Credit Union Scholarship - Application available in the Tech Lab check back for application
Davenport College Scholarships - http://www.davenport.edu/scholarships check for specific information at school website
Diggers & Jackson Men's Gardens Club & Dekalb Scholarships - see Ag/Science Instructors for specific scholarship information
Edgenuity video scholarship - $5,000 technology grant and two runners up will receive five, one-year student licenses worth $1,500. http://www2.edgenuity.com/VideoContest closes January 12, 2016
Freir Scholarship - Western Michigan University, up to $20,000 scholarship aide for students from a Career/Technical Education going into Industrial Trades, see link for more information Freir check back for application
Greater Michigan Construction Academy http://www.gmcacademy.org/en-us/registratin/scholarships.aspx - closes March 11, 2016
Holly Riggs & Jared Zenz Scholarship - Agriscience students only, contact Elizabeth Tomac; firstname.lastname@example.org or Jason Gehrke; email@example.com 517-768-5102
Jackson Area Officials Association Scholarship two $500.00 scholarships awarded each year. check their site at: http://jaoa.net or call (517) 416-6684 for information
Jackson College and Career Access Center - check monthly for updates to the financial aid/scholarship page - http://www.jacksoncac.org
Jackson College Foundation Scholarships - http://jccmi.edu/Foundation/scholarships.htm
Jackson Community Foundation Scholarships http://www.jacksoncf.org applicants can begin applying on line November 1, all applications are due by March 1, 2016.
Jackson Counseling Association JCA Application check back for updated scholarship applications will be due April, 2016
Jackson County Association of Retired School Personnel - click here for the Scholarship Application or copies are available in the JACC Tech Lab. Application will be due on March 25, 2016.
Kiwanis Club of Jackson - 4 $1,000 scholarships awarded to Jackson County high school (or home school) grads who continue college in Jackson County http://www.jacksonkiwanis.com/Page/15598 applications will be due March 2016
LAFCU - two $2,500 college scholarships to high school seniors with $500.00 also being given to the winners local charity. see their website at www.lafcu.com between March and May 2016
Lake Michigan Mailers Scholarship to high schools seniors pursuring a degree in business, business management or entrepreneurship from a four year college or university, go to: bit.ly/lmmscholarship2016 for more information. Applications accepted until 2/26/2016
Lansing Art Gallery Education-Sara Jane Venable Scholarship - http://lansingartgallery.org/art-scholarship-alert/ online submission deadline March 4, 2016
Lansing Community College http://www.lcc.edu/foundation/scholarships/ check their website for specific information about Foundation and General Scholarships check between January 4 and February 15 for updated information and applications
Marine Corp Scholarship Foundation https://www.mcsf.org/apply/eligibility/ See Eligibility requirements on the website, applications accepted annually January - March
MEA Member Scholarship http://www.mea.org/mea-scholarship due February 25, 2016 applications available in Tech Lab, MEA member family only.
Michael Furtwangler Scholarship, contact Conan Furtwangler at firstname.lastname@example.org or 517-768-5103 application closed 5/2016
Michigan Association of School Personnel Administrators Minority Teacher Education Scholarship - application not available yet - check back 2016
Michigan Construction Teachers Association application - http://www.mcta1.com/?page_id=28 not available yet - check back 2016
Michigan Council of Women in Technology (MWT) Scholarship http://www.mcwt.org/Scholarships_196.html applications due January 31, 2016 (complete on line)
NALS of Jackson County - $500.00 scholarship for students in legal field - application available in tech lab after December - due February 2016
National MS Society's Scholarship Program - see website for specific information - http://www.nationalmssociety.org/Resources-Support/Insurance-and-Financial-Information/Financial-Resources/Scholarship-Program/Scholarship-Program-Information#section-1 due January 31, 2016 on line applications only
Patrick J. Carney III Scholarship - see Precision Machining Instructor for specific scholarship information.
Prime Educational Grant SME Education Foundation - for manufacturing/engineering students only - go to the website for more information - due February 1, 2016
Sales and Marketing Scholarship - see Sales/Marketing Instructor for specific scholarship information.
Sara Jane Venable (SJV) Scholarship Award/Lansing Art http://www.lansingartgallery.org due March 2016
Sigmund Scholarship for the Trades http://www.sigmundfoundation.org - applications available in the tech lab - due April 15, 2016
Save on Energy $1,000 Scholarship http://www.saveonenergy.com/energy-scholarship/ deadline is 11/8/2015
Spring Arbor University Scholarships http://www.arbor.edu/admissions/financial-aid/financial-aid-resources/scholarships
Storage.Com Scholarship http://www.storage.com/scholarships/entry $2500 scholarship, HS senior, current college students and parents - check back for 2016 application
U of M Freshman Merit Scholarship - www.umflint.edu/merit for details, applicants must have 3.25 GPA/24 ACT awards ranging up to $7,000 per year.
Wells Fargo http://ebm.collegesteps.wellsfargoemail.com/r/regf2?a=0&aid=2092274041&n=1 check website for details and application dates
Women's Club of Jackson Womens Club Scholarship Application check back for application and details
Zach Pace Memorial - Auto Tech students only, contact Ryan Brelinski at email@example.com or 517-990-6605
Be sure to stop at the College and Career Access Center at the Jackson Crossing and also look in the Tech Lab for monthly scholarship information.
If you have questions or need help, feel free to contact one of our Career Center staff listed below:
Sandy Dobbin (517) 990-6610
Deanna Johnson (517) 768-5162
Paula Freehling (517) 768-5168
Chuck Cunningham (517) 768-5114
Robin Neeb (517) 768-5169