Scholarships for Bay County (MI) Residents

If you have already started looking for a scholarship to help pay for your expensive college degree, you may be looking to the federal or state governments, or maybe nationwide organizations or maybe even your university. But did you know that there might be some scholarships to be had even closer to home? Residents of Bay County, Michigan, should check out local scholarship opportunities to get some extra cash for college. Community foundations and private funds are the best sources of local scholarships. To be eligible, you will need to prove residency and involvement in the community. Some also take into account academics and financial need. See what scholarships there are to be found close to your home county by scrolling down to the list below.

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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
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  • Residence: Live in |Michigan|Bay, MI|
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This scholarship was created to honor Pamela G. Monastiere's dedicated volunteer work throughout Michigan. Mrs. Monastiere supported the growth of the communities in which she lived to enhance the quality of life for residents. She assisted women of all ages advance through personal growth to become leaders and contributors to their families and to the community. This scholarship supports first generation female students with demonstrated financial need and pursuing post-secondary education in Michigan.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Zoe Scholarship Bay Area Community Foundation
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
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  • Residence: Live in |Bay, MI|
  • School (College): |Community College|Overseas|
  • Age / Grade Level: |25 Years or Older|
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This scholarship was established by Barbara Livingston in 1996 to provide financial support to adult women returning to college. Barbara experienced the difficulties of being a working adult while studying at law school. She created this scholarship to help other women of similar pursuit. The name of this scholarship means "life" in Greek.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 4.5
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Residence: Live in |Michigan|Bay, MI|
  • School (K-12): |Bay City Central High School, Bay City, MI|
  • School (College): Attend a |Public College|
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Peter A. White's family established this scholarship in 2006 to acknowledge Peters continued work in education and community service. Peter was a teacher at both T.L. Handy and Bay City Central High School for over 35 years and participated behind the scenes on various committees relating to education and economic development. The purpose of this scholarship is to benefit Bay City Central High seniors planning to attend a public college or university in Michigan as a full-time student. Students must be pursuing study related to the social sciences, education, business, or information technology.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Schairer Family Scholarship Bay Area Community Foundation
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
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  • Residence: Live in |Michigan|Bay, MI|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
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Roy & Beverly Schairer started this scholarship in 2007. This scholarship benefits Bay County high school seniors who are accepted to the University of Michigan. Financial need is required.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 4.5
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Bay, MI|Arenac, MI|
  • School (College): Attend an |University|College|Vocational/Technical|
  • Major: Study |Trade|Construction|Safety|
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The scholarship was established to benefit individuals who are pursuing a career in the trades or construction with an emphasis on safety.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.5
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • May 2018
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  • Residence: Live in |Bay, MI|
  • School (K-12): |Bay City Western High School, Auburn, MI|Bay Arenac Community High School, Essexville, MI|Bay City Central High School, Bay City, MI|Garber High School, Essexville, MI|John Glenn High School, Bay City, MI|Pinconning Area High School, Pinconning, MI|Wenona Center, Bay City, MI|All Saints Central High School, Bay City, MI|
  • School (College): |University of Detroit Mercy (MI)|Delta College (MI)|American Indian Colleges|
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The Marion H. Whittaker Educational Scholarship is awarded to student attend University of Detroit Mercy, Delta College, or any of the American Indian Colleges who is a resident of Bay county.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.5
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
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  • Residence: Live in |Michigan|Bay, MI|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
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Frank E. Mandley, son of Warren F. Mandley and Ruth P. Mandley, established this scholarship in memory of his parents. Warren F. Mandley and Ruth P. Mandley were devoted parents, enjoyed their life together in Bay City and chose it as the place to raise their family. This scholarship provides support to Bay County students realize their full potential through higher education.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.5
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  • n/a
  • 3 awards
  • March 2018
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  • Residence: Live in |Bay, MI|Arenac, MI|Tuscola, MI|
  • School (College): |US Accredited College or University|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
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The Scholarship was established by Dow Corning employees to benefit youth from Arenac, Bay and Tuscola Counties.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.5
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Bay, MI|
  • School (College): |US Accredited College or University|
  • Major: Study |Dental Hygiene|Dental Auxiliary|Dental Technology|
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Bay County Dental Auxiliary Scholarship Fund is offered to individuals who wants to pursue a career in the field of dentistry. The Bay County Dental Auxiliary honors those who understand the importance of achieving the optimal dental health through the establishment of the scholarship.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
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  • Residence: Live in |Michigan|Bay, MI|
  • School (College): |US Accredited College or University|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
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Bay City Kiwanis Educational Scholarship was established with the BACF in 1985. The scholarship may be used for an academic undergraduate course of study and the award may not exceed four years.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
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  • Residence: Live in |Michigan|Bay, MI|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
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Auburn Jaycees Educational Scholarship was established with BACF in 1993 by The Auburn Jaycees. It is a community service organization comprised of men and women between the ages of 21 and 40. The purpose of the scholarship is to serve the community while developing management skills and individual growth for each member.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Bay, MI|
  • School (K-12): |Kolb Elementary School, Bay City, MI|
  • Extracurricular: |Community Service|School Activities|
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This scholarship was created in honor of Edmond H. Borgioli to allow his name and ideals to have a continuing role in the education of our youth.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
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  • Residence: Live in |Bay, MI|
  • Major: Study |Music|Art|Fine Arts|Dance|Theatre|
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Catherine Jean MacDonald Memorial Scholarship was established in honor of Catherine Jean MacDonald. She was a 5th-grade math teacher at Bangor Central. She is not only a teacher but her interests and talents reached far beyond education, including a love for all fine arts.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
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  • Residence: Live in |Michigan|Bay, MI|
  • School (K-12): |Bay City Western High School, Auburn, MI|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
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This scholarship was established in 1997 in memory of Shirley A. Klida, a person who demonstrated exemplary character throughout her life. Shirley was very active in religious and community service and has long-standing participation in the Booster Club. This scholarship benefits senior at Bay City Western High School accepted at a Michigan college or university.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +4 More
  • Residence: Live in |Bay, MI|
  • School (K-12): |Bay City Central High School, Bay City, MI|John Glenn High School, Bay City, MI|
  • Major: Study |Nutrition|History|Economics|Civics|Home Economics|Interior Design|
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Clair A. and Hannah White Educational Scholarship was established in 1992 by their sons. The program recognizes the years of community involvement of Clair and Hannah. Awardees must possess academic potential, leadership qualities, and characteristics of overcoming social, political and/or economic obstacles.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • May 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Residence: Live in |Michigan|Bay, MI|
  • School (K-12): |Garber High School, Essexville, MI|
  • School (College): Attend an |University|College|
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The Lily Marie Tarkowski Memorial Scholarship is awarded to high school senior with minimum 3.0 GPA. Applicants must be participating in extracurricular programs, athletic participation, and community service projects
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Frederick Kindinger Scholarship Bay Area Community Foundation
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
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  • Residence: Live in |Bay, MI|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
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  • Residence: Live in |Michigan|Bay, MI|
  • Major: Study |Developmental Disabilities|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College junior|College senior|
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Bay City Civitan/Marcella Barber Scholarship was established in honor of the Bay City Civitan Club. The scholarship was founded as a tribute to Marcella Barber. She was connected with the Club in various ways from its creation until the time of her death.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
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  • Residence: Live in |Bay, MI|
  • School (K-12): |T.L. Handy Middle School, Bay City, MI|
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Arthur H. Cansfield Educational Scholarship is established in honor of Arthur H. Cansfield. He was the first Principal of T.L. Handy High School and his memorial fund was to offer this scholarship when it was turned over to BACF in 1988.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
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  • Residence: Live in |Bay, MI|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school graduate|
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The George R. Davidson Scholarship was established with BACF in 1985. The scholarship was developed by Mrs. Jane Davidson in memory of her late husband, George, and his contributions to the community. The program aims to assist Bay County graduates in obtaining a college education.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
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