Scholarships

SHACF and Partners to award 21 college scholarships

Community Foundation Scholarships

The 2024 Scholarship Application is now available.

All applications must be submitted by Friday, March 15, 2024

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2024 Scholarships


1. BAE Systems Scholarship – one (1) $1,000 scholarship to students pursuing undergraduate degrees in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and/or Mathematics curriculums). Candidates must have a minimum GPA of 3.5, be enrolled in a North American accredited university or college, be a full-time student and demonstrate involvement in extracurricular and community activities. Preference given to Sterling Heights residents.

2. General Dynamics Land Systems Scholarship – one (1) $2,000 scholarship to Sterling Heights area high school students pursuing an undergraduate degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics. Candidates must have a GPA of at least 3.5, be enrolled as a full-time student in a North American accredited college and demonstrate involvement in extracurricular and community activities.

3. Macomb County Chiropractic Association – five (5) $2,000 scholarships to students pursuing a career in Chiropractic health care. Applicants may be enrolled in undergraduate studies with the intent of becoming a Chiropractic physician or may already be enrolled in a Chiropractic college. Applicants may also be high school seniors with plans to study Chiropractic upon graduation. Open to Macomb County residents.

4. Mandziuk & Son Alex J. Meisel Scholarship for Vocational Education - one (1) $1,000 scholarship to a Sterling Heights area resident pursuing any vocational training program.

5. Mayor Richard J. Notte Scholarship for Government Public Service – one (1) $1,000 scholarship to a Sterling Heights resident high school senior or college student pursuing a career in government public service. Applications will be judged on academic achievement, financial need, and community service.

6. Mayor Richard J. Notte Scholarship for Vocational Education – one (1) $1,000 scholarship to a Sterling Heights resident high school student pursuing a career in welding or any other vocational training program.

7. Professional Public Management Education Scholarship – one (1) $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to a Sterling Heights area high school senior or a college student who plans to pursue a degree in public administration.

8. Ronald Himmler Science Scholarship – three (3) $2,000 scholarships will be awarded to high school seniors attending Henry Ford II, Sterling Heights, or Stevenson high schools with emphasis on science grades.

9. Rotary Club of Sterling Heights Scholarship – two (2) $1,000 scholarships to Sterling Heights area residents who are either high school seniors or college students. Applicants must have a GPA of at least 3.25 and demonstrate community service involvement. The scholarship is open to students pursuing any field.

10. Selfridge ANG/Base Community Council Scholarship – one (1) $1,000 scholarship to children of military personnel attached to Selfridge Air National Guard Base. Applicants must be high school seniors, college students, or vocational students. Applicants must have a GPA of at least 3.0 and demonstrate strong community involvement. Submit information about your specific connection to Selfridge.

11. Sterling Heights Area Community Foundation Scholarship – two (2) $2,500 scholarships to high school seniors pursuing college degrees or vocational training. This scholarship is for Sterling Heights area residents.

12. Vibe Credit Union Scholarship – one (1) $2,000 scholarship to a Sterling Heights area student graduating from high school and pursuing an education at a university, college, or technical school.

13. Wujek-Calcaterra Scholarship – one (1) $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to a Sterling Heights area high school senior with minimum 3.5 G.P.A. and showing community service.