2020 Wayne County Scholarships
Wayne County residents suffer from the same absurd tuition prices that limit the educational attainment of Americans across the country. Despite high costs, 93% of Wayne County residents in Michigan over the age of 25 have graduated with a professional degree - 42% have completed high school. Although these numbers match those of many other counties, there is clearly room for improvement.
It’s clear that Wayne County residents in Michigan will continue to need help paying for college. 68,391 men and 66,815 women are enrolled in grades 9-12 while 44,165 men 66,809 women are currently undergraduates in college. College access and attainment should be a top priority, and cost should not prohibit any of these people from pursuing or completing their college education. The below scholarships are available to Wayne County residents and can help pay for school in a variety of ways. Wayne County scholarships, whether they are exclusively available to Wayne County residents or whether they are more broadly applicable, can greatly help reduce the financial burden of college. This is the complete list of the best scholarships for Wayne County residents.
How much total award money and scholarships are available for Wayne County residents?
There are 443 scholarships totaling $1,216,686.00 available to Wayne County residents. You can easily browse through all 443 scholarships below.
How many scholarships are available for college students in Wayne County?
443 scholarships worth $1,216,686.00 are available for college students in Wayne County. In addition, we encourage current college students in Wayne County to check scholarships by school and, specifically, colleges in Wayne for more options.
How many scholarships are available for high school seniors in Wayne County?
443 scholarships totaling $1,216,686.00 are available for high school seniors in Wayne County. In addition, we encourage current high school students to check out more from the scholarship search engine.
Do I need to be a resident of Wayne County to apply to these scholarships?
Our scholarship search automatically returns scholarships by all different types of requirements. The below scholarships are either explicitly available for Wayne County residents, or they do not require specific county residency at all and are therefore available to Wayne County students and residents, as well as others across the state or country.
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$10,000 Be Bold Scholarship
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$1,000 Easy Money Scholarship
We love this scholarship because the name doesn't lie - it's easy money. Many scholarship applications make you jump through hoops and require tons of essays and questionnaires. This scholarship application could not be more simple and straightforward.
Joseph Collins Foundation Scholarship
Applicant must obtain application from the medical school authorities, complete it and return it to them for forwarding to the Foundation. Selection is based upon financial need, scholastic record and standing, demonstrated interest in arts and letters or other cultural pursuits outside the field of medicine, intention to specialize in neurology,...Learn More
Beau Mitchell Memorial Scholarship
Applicant should preferably be a non-resident student who is a former member of the Boy Scouts of America with strong moral character and an orientation toward the outdoors. Financial need required.Learn More
Geographic Region Award
Applicant must be an entering freshman who is residing in Michigan counties outside of Macomb, Oakland, or Wayne who wish to live on campus. Minimum 3.0 GPA required. Recipients of award are required to live in university housing for their first two years.Learn More
Presidential Scholarship for Community College Graduates
Applicant must have a minimum cumulative 3.5 GPA and be a resident of Michigan. Applicant must have an associate's degree and/or a minimum of 50 transferable credit hours from a Michigan community college. Maximum 16 semester hours (24 quarter hours) earned at a four-year institution is allowed toward eligibility.Learn More
Tuition Exemption Scholarship for Nonresidents
Applicant must be a resident of a state other than Louisiana, have high standardized test scores, and an excellent academic record, especially in English and math.Learn More
Applicant must be an out-of=state first-time freshman student with a minimum 3.5 cumulative GPA and minimum composite ACT score between 30 and 31 (combined SAT Reasoning score between 1330 and 1390).Learn More
Non-Resident Academic Full Tuition Scholarship
Applicant must be a nonresident of Utah. Selection is based upon GPA, test scores, leadership, activities, and accomplishments.Learn More