College Advisor Visits to EJHS

October 19 - FAFSA Student/Parent Workshop, 5-6:30 p.m., HS Computer Lab 8.
October 21 - Michigan State University, 10:00 a.m., HS Library
October 25 - Grand Valley State University, 1:45 pm, HS Library
October 27 - Northern Michigan University, 1:10 pm, HS Library
November 9 - Ferris State University, 1:00 pm, HS Library

Financial Aid Information

MI Student Aid link Learn about the State of Michigan's financial aid programs, eligibility criteria and application deadlines.

Apply for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)- for Fall 2023 admissions.

State Deadline - Michigan - March 1, 2023 by midnight, Central Time.
College Deadline - Check with the college(s) you are interested in attending. You may also want to ask your college about its definition of an application deadline - whether it is the date the college receives your FAFSA, or the date your FAFSA is processed.

Online applications must be submitted by midnight Central Time, June 30, 2023.
Any corrections or updates must be submitted by midnight Central Time, September 9, 2023.

Local Scholarships

Scholarships are updated as they are received, please check back for new scholarships that are have been added.  If you have any questions, please contact the high school counselor Kristyn Lynch at 231-536-2021.  

CLICK ON THE NAME OF THE SCHOLARSHIP AND PRINT THE APPLICATION.  Read scholarship applications closely to see if you qualify to apply.  Please be mindful that the due date is when the scholarship must be to the sponsor so it needs to be in the office before the due date.  

The Charlevoix County Community Foundation link will direct you to their online scholarship application process. The submission deadline for CCC Foundation scholarships is Tuesday, March 1, 2023 by 11:59 p.m. EST.

American Legion - Dept of Michigan Scholarships  - due varied deadlines

Industrial Arts Institute Skilled Trades Welding Scholarship (TJ Reeves Memorial)

 Barry Epling Scholarship - due April 15, 2023

Goingmerry Free Scholarship Search website

Ellsworth Farmer's Exchange - due May 21, 2023

Scholarship and Financial Resources for Native American Students

EJHS Scholarship Application - Student Information Sheet form may be required

Tips on writing a scholarship personal statement   

Other Scholarship Resources