Lansing Community College

For Lansing H.O.P.E, Lansing Promise, and Mason Promise scholarships, visit our H.O.P.E. and Promise Scholarships page.

Please take a look at the following scholarship opportunities offered through a variety of outside resources, as well as online scholarship search engines.

Please note: the following resources are outside scholarships. Lansing Community College is not affiliated with the following scholarships. Lansing Community College does not endorse any specific website and is not responsible for the content on the website. Please visit the scholarship website for the latest accurate information, as details may change.

Outside Scholarship Resource

  • The State of Michigan will search for scholarships available in your county.

    Scholarship

    Criteria

    Amount

    Deadline

    Associates Degree Scholarship in Nursing and Medical Assisting
    • This scholarship program is open to students pursuing Nursing and Medical Assisting associate degrees, diplomas and certificate programs.
    • High school students enrolled in a Nursing or Medical Assisting associate program next year are also eligible to receive the award.
    • Bachelor and graduate students do not qualify.
    • Selection is based on academic history, extracurricular activities, and employment history.
    • Eligible students must be full-time students during the academic year the scholarship is received. Financial need is not considered.
    $500 April 1 of every year
    Benjy Grinberg Scholarship Eligibility criteria:
    • Currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program
    • Current high school senior that has been accepted into a college or university
    $1,000 April 1, 2022
    Business Leaders Scholarship

    This scholarship currently on hold until futher notice.

    • Work history and activities
    • GPA (minimum 3.2 of a 4.0 scale)
    • Must be a current student at an accredited US University or College. Online programs are acceptable.
    $1,500 May 1 and
    Oct 1 of every year
    Cancer Horizons College Scholarship

    Eligibility criteria:

    • You are currently a cancer patient or someone who has recovered from cancer, or you are actively performing a role to help those affected by cancer in your personal and/or academic life

    • You have been accepted to, or are currently enrolled in, an accredited college or university in the U.S. Undergraduate and graduate students are both welcome

    • You must submit an official copy of your transcript, along with your application using our online form

    $1,000

    Sep 15 of every year

    Chairish Design Your Future Scholarship

    Eligibility criteria:

    • Minimum 3.0/4.0 cumulative GPA
    • Open to graduating high school seniors, college undergraduates, and graduate students.
    • Must be enrolled or planning to enroll at an accredited two-year, four-year, or technical/vocational college or university in the United States.

    This scholarship is designed to support students from diverse backgrounds and students who are majoring in design-related fields such as architecture, interior design, landscape architecture, and engineering fields.

    $2,500

    Jan 1 and June 30 of every year

    Diamocycle.com Scholarship for Future Entrepreneurs

    Eligibility criteria:

    • High school graduate or GED without a bachelor’s degree
    • Enrolled as at least a sophomore in a business program at a community college or a 4-year college/university
    • Currently taking classes towards the degree

    Scholarship is for the 2022-2023 school year, beginning August 2022.

    $1,000

    June 1, 2022

    The Dominguez Firm Collegiate Scholarship Award

    Eligibility criteria:

    • Student must be a US citizen or a permanent resident
    • Student must be a senior in high school or a first or second-year college/trade school student
    • Student must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher
    • Student must demonstrate involvement in community activities
    • Candidates should follow us on social media to stay updated regarding the winner.
    $5,000 July 31, 2022
    Employment Boost Scholarships

    Must be a registered student at the institution and have a GPA of 3.6.

    • Eligible colleges include two and four-year universities. Student must be registered at an institution that has applied at the institution by submitting the form

    Student seeking this scholarship must submit:

    • A 500 to 1,000 word essay based on the poem “Howl”, Part 1, by Allen Ginsberg. Write an essay that explains the message of the poem and what it means to you and today’s society.
    • Or, students majoring in business or STEM must write an essay based on the following prompt: "How is technology going to change your way of life in 15 years?"
    • A current unofficial transcript
    • One letter of reference.
    $1,000 Varies (check website for details)
    Equipment Leases Inc. College Scholarships

    Eligibility criteria:

    • Applicants should be currently enrolled or have been accepted to enroll in an accredited college or university in the U.S.
    • Applicants should also maintain a good grade point average and include a copy of your transcript along with your completed application using our online form.
    $1,000

    Feb 15 (yearly)

    Sep 15 (yearly)

    Future Lawyers Of America

    Eligibility criteria:

    • GPA of 3.0 or higher
    • A demonstrated financial need
    • Admission to or enrollment in an accredited university or college or law school
    • Agree to outlined Terms and Conditions
    • Submission of a completed application form
      Submission of an essay on the suggested scholarship topic
    $2,500

    June 21, 2022

    GMiS STEM Scholarship

    Eligibility criteria:

    • Applicants must demonstrate merit through academic achievements, leadership and campus/community activities.
    • Applicants must be pursuing a science, technology, engineering or math degree.
    • Applicants must have an overall minimum GPA of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale.
    • Applicants must be of Hispanic descent and/or must demonstrate significant leadership or service within the underserved community.
    • Recipients must be enrolled full-time in a STEM undergraduate or graduate program for the upcoming fall semester, at an accredited 2-yr or 4-yr college/university in the U.S. or its territories.
    $500 to $5,000

    April 30, 2022

    Growing Your Community Scholarship

    Eligibility criteria:

    • GPA of at least 3.0
    • Admitted to or enrolled in an accredited college, university, or graduate school in the U.S.
    • OR Enrolled in an accredited high school in the U.S. (AND admitted to an accredited college)
    •  
    $1,500

    June 15, 2022

    Jet Future Business Leaders Scholarship
    • The Jet Future Business Leaders Scholarship Contest is open to all United States citizens/residents.
    • Applicants must complete all sections of the application to be considered.
    • Applicants must be currently attending or planning to attend the upcoming academic semester.
    • Applicants must write an essay addressing the prompt on the website.
    • Provide proof of enrollment or acceptance into accredited institutions
    • Agree to the terms and conditions of the Growing Your Community Scholarship
    • Submit a 1,000 to 1,500-word essay describing your dedication to your school and the local community at large
    $1,000

    Varies (check web site for details)

    The Josie Rewald Memorial Community College Scholarship

    Eligibility criteria:

    • Must be entering or enrolled in a full- or part-time community college program, studying engineering, engineering technology or computer science, OR another program intending to transfer to a degree in engineering, engineering technology, or computer science.
      • Note: a dual-enrollment high school program does not meet this requirement.
    • Must be a Michigan resident.
    • Must be a woman or other underrepresented gender in engineering and technology.
    TBD April 1, 2022
    Junior League of Lansing Scholarship

    Eligibility criteria:

    • Applicants must be currently enrolled at an accredited college or university. Students of all majors are encouraged to apply.
    • Scholarship funds must be used to pay for qualified expenses, including tuition, books and on-campus room and board.
    • Application
      • Applicants must complete a scholarship nomination form
      • Applicants must also provide transcripts
    $1,000 April 1 of every year
    KF&B Law Academic Scholarship

    Eligibility criteria:

    • The scholarship is open to U.S. residents.
    • Applicants must be a 2022 graduating high school senior or currently enrolled student at a U.S. College or University.
    • Being a Law Student is not a requirement.
    $1,000

    May 1, 2022

    MBLExGuide Scholarship 

    Eligibility criteria:

    • Participant must be a currently enrolled student in an approved entry-level massage education program in the US
    • The student must be in good standing with their massage school and passing all classes.
    • Proof of current enrollment must accompany your scholarship entry.
    • Applicants must complete one written essay based on the topic described on the website and must follow all entry guidelines.
    $1,000 June 30, 2022
    Michigan Education and Training Voucher (METV)

    Eligibility criteria:

    • You must receive your first ETV prior to your 21st birthday. You are then eligible until your 23rd birthday, provided you receive at least a 2.0 GPA and do not drop more than one class per semester.
    • Were in foster care on or after your 14th birthday because of abuse/neglect.
    • Were adopted from foster care on or after your 16th birthday.
    • Must have a high school diploma or GED.
    • Attend at least half-time, an accredited school that:
      • Awards a Bachelor's degree or no less than a 2-year program that provides credit towards a degree,
      • Provides no less than 1-year of training towards gainful employment, or
      • It is a vocational program that provides training for gainful employment and has been in existence for at least two years.
    $5,000 Varies
    (check website for details)
    Michigan Retailers Association (MRA) Scholarship Program Those eligible to apply are high school seniors and college freshmen, sophomores and juniors who are:
    • Dependent sons and daughters of owners of MRA member businesses, or of full-time employees of Michigan Retailers Association member firms. The parent-employee must have been employed by a Michigan Retailers Association member firm for at least one year as of January 1 of the year in which the scholarships are awarded.
    • Part-time employees of MRA member businesses who are full-time students. Part-time employees must have been employed by a Michigan Retailers Association member firm for at least six months as of January 1 of the year in which the scholarships are awarded.
    $1,000 - $1,500 April 1 of every year
    The Organic Bunny Scholarship

    Eligibility criteria:

    • Currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program
    • Current high school senior that has been accepted into a college or university
    $1,000 May 31, 2022
    P.E.O. Program for Continuing Education

    The Program is intended to provide one-time need based grants to women who are citizens or legal permanent residents of the United States or Canada for use in completing a degree or certification necessary for improving or gaining skills leading to employment.

    Eligibility criteria:

    • citizen or legal permanent resident of the United States or Canada
    • enrolled in a certification or degree program from an accredited institution
    • living and studying in the United States or Canada for the entire course of study
    • has had at least 24 consecutive months as a non-student sometime in her adult life
    • within 18 consecutive months of completing her educational program which, at the conclusion of, will lead to employment or job advancement.
    Maximum $3,000 See website for application submission deadlines.
    SeniorCare.com Aging Matters Scholarship

    Eligibility criteria:

    • An existing college student or incoming freshman (to be enrolled in the Fall of 2022 in good academic standing)
    • Attending any 2 year or 4 year accredited college or university as a full-time student
    • Complete and submit the application form.

    Judging will be based on the submission quality of the application, which will include a short, 1000 word or less essay on why Aging Matters to the applicant.

    $1,500 May 15, 2022

    Soderman Scholarship Program

    To be eligible for the scholarship award, the applicant must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, as a full-time student at an accredited US college or university for the semester that they are applying to receive the scholarship. Proof will be required to receive the scholarship. $1,000 July 31 (annually)

    State of Michigan Scholarship Search

    The State of Michigan will search for scholarships available in your county. Varies
    (check website for details)
    Varies
    (check website for details)
    Students Affected by Cancer Scholarship

    Eligibility criteria:

    • You must be currently enrolled in, or were accepted to, an accredited college/university in the U.S. Undergraduate and graduate students are both welcome, as are incoming first-year students.
    • Your GPA is 3.0 or higher.
    • You are either a current/former cancer patient, or have stood by a loved one who was diagnosed with cancer.
    • You must submit a copy of your transcript, along with your application and essay (see below) using the form on this page.
    $1,000 June 15, 2022
    Survivor of a Car Accident Scholarship

    Eligibility criteria:

    • Have a GPA of 3.0 or higher
    • Survived a car accident
    • Received admission to or be currently enrolled in an accredited university or college or graduate school.
    • Agree to the Terms and Conditions.
    • Complete the application form and submit it by the deadline.
    • Write an essay on the scholarship topic and submit it with the completed application form by the designated deadline.
    $2,500 June 15, 2022
    United Yacht Sales 'Do The Right Thing' Scholarship
    • All applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, as a full-time student at an accredited US college or university for the semester that they are applying to receive the scholarship
    • Domestic, international, and undocumented students may apply
    • Students attending online universities are welcome to apply
    • Please complete the online form to submit your application.
    • Include a 500- 1,000-word essay answering the following question:
      • Elaborate on a time in your life where you have had to do the right thing, even when it's been hard
    • Please provide proof of enrollment - a transcript, class schedule, or tuition bill
     $1,500 Dec 31 (annually)
    Women's Independence Scholarship Program (WISP)
    • Survived intimate partner abuse and has been separated from abuser a minimum of one year
    • US Citizen or legal resident
    • Has applied to or is accepted into an accredited course of student at a US institution
    • Demonstrates critical need for financial assistance
    Award is based on financial need March 1
    Workers’ Compensation Scholarship

    Eligibility criteria:

    • Possess a GPA of 3.0 or higher
    • Have experienced an injury from an accident on the job
    • Initiate or have completed the workers’ compensation process
    • Receive admission to or be currently enrolled in an accredited university or college or graduate school
    • Agree to the Terms and Conditions
      Complete the application form and submit it by the June 21, 2022 deadline
    • Compose an essay about the scholarship topic and submit it with their application form by the June 21, 2022 deadline.
    $2,500 June 21, 2022
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