Scholarship Information & Links

Financial Aid Information

 

Local Scholarships

The ERHS Local Scholarship Packet is now completely online! Information on how to access this application has been sent to your student's Eaton Rapids email address. Here's a breakdown of what each scholarship requires.

 

Local Scholarship Names

Bernadine Ann Bosier Memorial Scholarship
Carl & Ruth Ackley Memorial Scholarship

Carson Eaton Memorial Scholarship
Chick Fox Memorial Scholarship
David D. Letts Memorial Scholarship
Dowding Scholarship

Eaton Federal Savings Bank Herbert R. Black Memorial Scholarship
Eaton Rapids Kiwanis Club Memorial Scholarship
Eaton Rapids Lions Club Scholarship

Eaton Rapids Medical Center Foundation

Eaton Rapids Public Safety
EREA & ERPS Scholarship
Hoppe Family Dental Office Scholarship
Rotary Scholarship
Sarah Copp Memorial Scholarship

The Bob Clone Scholarship
The James N. & Clarabelle Maxey Family Scholarship

Non-Local Scholarships
  • Open to survivors of physical, emotional, or sexual violence
  • Must demonstrate the need, desire, and ability to complete a one- or two-year certificate or associate’s degree at Lansing Community College (LCC) or a recognized college, university or vocational training center
Scholarships for Adult Learners
There are a variety of scholarships available for adults who choose to start their college education later in life or who want to return to complete a degree they began years earlier. In addition to being able to file a FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid), which you are eligible for at any age, adult learners can also pursue the opportunities below for additional financial support.
 
  • Must be a woman age 24 or older 
  • Must live in the Eaton Rapids school district
  • Must have maintained a minimum of a "C" average in an accredited college or vocational program
  • Must be a Meijer team member or the 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
  • Children of team members must be full-time students to apply, while Meijer team member applicants may be part-time students
  • Must be pursuing an undergraduate degree at an educational institution or training school within the United States
  • Must be a Michigan resident
  • Must have a high school diploma or equivalent (GED, etc.)
  • Must have worked in an essential industry at least part-time for 11 of the 13 weeks of COVID-19 quarantine between April 1 - June 30, 2020
  • Must have been required by their job to work outside the home at least some of the time between April 1 - June 30, 2020
  • Must not have previously earned an Associate or Bachelor's degree.
  • Must not be in default on any federal student loan(s)
  • Must submit an application by 11:59 pm on December 31, 2020
  • Must be a woman age 35 or older
  • Must be low-income
  • Must be accepted to an accredited, not-for-profit trade school, 2-year college, or 4-year university
  • Must be a woman resident of Eaton, Ingham or Clinton County
  • Must be enrolled in or accepted for enrollment in an accredited institution pursuing an Associate’s degree, Bachelor’s degree or certificate-based program
  • Must be currently employed, interning, volunteering, or serving in other activities
  • Must be experiencing financial need (the need should be described in the personal letter)
  • Must have experienced at least 1 year of interruption in their academic career
  • Must be employed part-time or full-time with Walmart for at least six consecutive months prior to the application due date for the award period in which the associate is applying.
  • Must have graduated high school/home school, have obtained a GED or be a graduating high school senior who intends to enroll in a college or university upon graduation.
  • Must have financial need and be able to demonstrate the need with the required documents. (Note: Associates with other funds that pay entirely for tuition, books, fees and on-campus room and board are not eligible to apply.)