Scholarships for Kent County (MI) Residents

College is expensive. And competing for scholarships with students from across the state or even country can feel daunting and overwhelming. If you search a little closer to home, however, you might find that there are scholarships available only to residents of Kent County, Michigan. Local community organizations have scholarships to aid local students, especially those involved in the community in some form. There are also private foundations that have established funds to support the education on Kent students. The requirements for these scholarships vary, but probably require some community engagement, letters of recommendation and a personal statement. The selection committee may also take academic records and financial need into account. Here is a list to get you started towards finding a Kent County scholarship that is just right for you.

Showing 1-20 of 49 scholarships
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  • 10,000
  • 1 Award
  • September-15-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
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  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 1.0
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  • 500 - 5,000
  • 1 award
  • Apr-1-2019
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  • Residence: Live in |United States|Kent, MI|
  • School (College): |US Accredited College or University|Vocational-technical / Career College|Two-year|Four-year|Accredited Graduate School|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|Master's-level study|
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 4.5
Carolyn Gallmeyer Scholarship Grand Rapids Community Foundation
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  • 500 - 5,000
  • 1 award
  • Apr-1-2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |United States|Kent, MI|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 4.0
Margery J. Seeger Scholarship Grand Rapids Community Foundation
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  • 500 - 5,000
  • 1 award
  • Apr-1-2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |United States|Kent, MI|
  • School (College): |US Accredited College or University|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 4.5
Reach for Your Goal Scholarship Grand Rapids Community Foundation
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  • 500 - 5,000
  • 1 award
  • Apr-1-2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Michigan|Kent, MI|
  • School (College): |Accredited College or University|Trade School|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.5
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  • 500 - 5,000
  • 1 award
  • Apr-1-2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Kent, MI|
  • Ethnicity: Be |Native American|Asian|Pacific Islander|Hispanic|African American/Black|
  • School (College): |Non-Profit Public College|Private College|
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.5
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  • 500 - 5,000
  • 1 award
  • Apr-1-2019
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  • Residence: Live in |Michigan|Kent, MI|Ottawa, MI|
  • School (College): |Accredited College or University|
  • Major: Study |Health Services|
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.5
Stephen Lankester Scholarship Grand Rapids Community Foundation
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  • 500 - 5,000
  • 1 award
  • Apr-1-2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Michigan|Kent, MI|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.5
NAIFA West Michigan Scholarship Grand Rapids Community Foundation
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  • 500 - 5,000
  • 1 award
  • Apr-1-2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Michigan|Kent, MI|
  • School (College): Attend a |Public College or University|Private College or University|
  • Major: Study |Business|Finance|
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.5
Harry and Lucille Brown Scholarship Grand Rapids Community Foundation
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  • 500 - 5,000
  • 1 award
  • Apr-1-2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Kent, MI|
  • School (College): |Accredited U.S College or University|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|College|High school graduate|
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.5
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  • 500 - 5,000
  • 1 award
  • Apr-1-2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Kent, MI|
  • School (College): |Accredited U.S College or University|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|High school graduate|
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.5
Sherman L. & Mabel C. Lepard Scholarship Grand Rapids Community Foundation
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  • 500 - 5,000
  • 1 award
  • Apr-1-2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Kent, MI|
  • School (College): |U.S. College|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.5
Dorothy J. Thurston Graduate Scholarship Grand Rapids Community Foundation
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  • 500 - 5,000
  • 1 award
  • Apr-1-2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Michigan|Kent, MI|
  • School (College): |US Accredited College or University|
  • Age / Grade Level: |Master's-level study|
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
Geraldine Geistert Boss Scholarship Grand Rapids Community Foundation
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  • 500 - 5,000
  • 1 award
  • Apr-1-2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Michigan|Kent, MI|
  • School (College): |US Accredited College or University|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
Rosemary Cook Education Scholarship Grand Rapids Community Foundation
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  • 500 - 5,000
  • 1 award
  • Apr-1-2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Michigan|Kent, MI|
  • School (K-12): Attend a |Public High School| in |Grand Rapids, MI|
  • School (College): Attend a |Public College or University|Private College or University|
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
John T. & Frances J. Maghielse Scholarship Grand Rapids Community Foundation
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  • 500 - 5,000
  • 1 award
  • Apr-1-2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Michigan|Kent, MI|
  • School (K-12): |Grand Rapids High School, Grand Rapids, MN|
  • School (College): Attend a |Public College or University|Private College or University|
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
Gerald M. Crane Music Award Scholarship Grand Rapids Community Foundation
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  • 500 - 5,000
  • 1 award
  • Apr-1-2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Kent, MI|Ottawa, MI|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school|
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
Harry J. Morris, Jr. Emergency Services Grand Rapids Community Foundation
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  • 500 - 5,000
  • 1 award
  • Apr-1-2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Michigan|Kent, MI|Ottawa, MI|Muskegon, MI|Allegan, MI|Montcalm, MI|Barry, MI|Ionia, MI|Newaygo, MI|
  • School (College): |Accredited Educational Program|
  • Career: |Firefighting (Industry)|
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
Peggy (Kommer) Novosad Scholarship Grand Rapids Community Foundation
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  • 500 - 5,000
  • 1 award
  • Apr-1-2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Michigan|Kent, MI|
  • School (College): |Accredited University|Michigan State University (MI)|Grand Valley State University (MI)|
  • Major: Study |Law|Business|
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
Ladies Literary Club Scholarship Grand Rapids Community Foundation
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  • 500 - 5,000
  • 1 award
  • Apr-1-2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Michigan|Kent, MI|Ottawa, MI|Muskegon, MI|Allegan, MI|Montcalm, MI|Barry, MI|
  • School (College): |Accredited College or University|
  • Major: Study |Literature|
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
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  • 500 - 5,000
  • 1 award
  • Apr-1-2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Kent, MI|Ottawa, MI|West Michigan, MI|Muskegon, MI|Allegan, MI|
  • School (College): Attend a |Public College or University|
  • Major: Study |Business|
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
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