Student is an 8th grader at a school in Kent County and will be entering 9th Grade at Catholic Central or West Catholic High School. Applicant must have a minimum academic average of B or above and have financial need. Applicants must also demonstrate interest in attending Aquinas college for post-secondary education.
Student is a current or former ward of the court in Kent County, Michigan pursuing an undergraduate college or vocational education. Must have financial need, a 2.5 minimum GPA and provide a letter of recommendation from a caseworker.
Student is a Grand Rapids Public High School student planning to attend the Close Up program in Washington DC. Must be accepted into the Close Up Program, demonstrate financial need, and provide two recommendation letters including one from a teacher.
Student is a full-time second year or above undergraduate student pursuing a degree in Business and will be studying abroad through a public college or university. Must be a resident of Kent, Allegan, Ottawa, or Muskegon County (3 year minimum) or a resident student at a public college/university in the West Michigan area (2 year minimum) with financial need and a minimum 3.0 GPA.
Student is a high school senior at Lowell High School with financial need and a minimum 3.0 GPA.
Student is a Meijer team member or a child (natural, legally adopted, or stepchild) of a Meijer Team Member who has been employed for at least one year by the time of the application deadline (April 1). Children of team members must be full-time students to apply, while Meijer team member applicants may be part-time students.
Student is a high school music student in Kent or Ottawa County requesting money for music lessons, seminars, workshops, summer enrichment programs, music concerts, instruments, books, vocal music lessons or any other kinds of musical materials. The award money may not be used for undergraduate college tuition.
Student is a full-time theatre arts major at an accredited college/university located within the United States, with theatre experience at one of the local community theatres. Must provide three letters of recommendation and have financial need.
Students of color (African American, Asian, Hispanic, Native American, Pacific Islander) accepted to or presently attending an accredited law school within the US with a permanent residence in Michigan.
Must demonstrate financial need, have a minimum 3.0 GPA, and be a citizen of the United States to apply.
Students of color accepted to or presently attending an accredited law school within the US with a permanent residence in Michigan or attending a Michigan law school.
Students of color majoring in paralegal or legal secretarial studies at an accredited program. Must be a Michigan resident and demonstrate financial need.