Financial Aid at Aquinas College

Outside Scholarships

THE AFWA (Accounting & Financial Women's Alliance) GRAND RAPIDS CHAPTER 

The deadline for the AFWA scholarship has been extended to November 30, 2019.  The purpose of this scholarship is to support the costs of attending 3rd, 4th, or 5th year towards an accounting or finance degree.  Scholarship awards are presented to students who have completed their sophomore year of college (or 60 semester hours or the equivalent) by the time of the application deadline and are majoring in accounting or finance.  Candidates must have a minimum cumulative college grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale or the equivalent.  Scholarship candidates will be reviewed on leadership, character, communication skills, scholastic average and financial need.  Please pick up an application in the Financial Aid Office, Hruby Hall, lower level. Deadline is November 30, 2019.

WILLAM D. & JEWELL BREWER SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship is available to only Michigan residents who are attending high school or college--and who have not earned a bachelor's degree yet.  The scholarship award amount is $500 and is not renewable.  To apply, you must be a son, daugher, grandchild or great-grandchild of a war-time veteran planning to or are attending any nationally accredited college, university or trade school.   Selection is based on a student's G.P.A. of 2.5 or higher, financial need, parent's or grandparent's honorable active war-time military service, goals and intentions.   For more information and to apply on line, please go to: http://michiganlegion.org/brewer/.  Scholarship form along with requested information must be received in the American Legion Department of Michigan office by the deadline date of January 13, 2020 (not postmarked by).

GUY WILSON SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship is available to Michigan residents who are high school seniors.  The scholarship award amount is $500 and is not renewable.  To apply, you must be a son, daughter, grandchild or great-grandchild of a war-time veteran planning to attend any Michigan accredited college, university or trade school in the Fall of 2020.   Selection is based on a student's G.P.A. of 2.5 or higher, financial need, parent's or grandparent's honorable active war-time military service, goals and intentions.  For more information and to apply on line, please go to: http://michiganlegion.org/wilson/.  Scholarship form along with requested information must be received in the American Legion Department of Michigan by the deadline date of January 13, 2020 (not postmarked by).

HUTT SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship honors the legacy of Lloyd F. Hutt - teacher and founder of Lake Michigan Credit Union (LMCU).  Each year, LMCU offers fifteen high school seniors the opportunity to submit an essay for the chance to earn $2,000 through the Hutt Scholarship.  Founded in 1990, the Hutt Scholarship is celebrating its 30th anniversary this year!  Please go to: https://www.lmcu.org/about/community-relations/hutt-scholarship/ to learn more about this exciting scholarship opportunity. Deadline is January 31, 2020.

FREMONT AREA COMMUNITY FOUNDATION ADULT STUDENT SCHOLARSHIPS

The Fremont Area Community Foundation has scholarships available for Adult students who reside in Newaygo County, MI or are residents of a Newaygo County-based school district. For purposes of scholarship awards, the Community Foundation defines adult students as individuals who have been out of high school for at least two years and/or have a gap in their postsecondary education. Adult student scholarship applications are accepted year-round, and scholarships are awarded while funds remain available. For the online application, please go to: http://facommunityfoundation.org/scholarships/. For any questions you may have, please contact Robin Cowles at 231.924.5350 or email her at rcowles@facommunityfoundation.org. Applications will be approved or denied by the last day of the month following submission. 

FASTWEB.COM

Below is a link to Fastweb.com, a free online database of over 1.5 million scholarship opportunities for both undergraduate and graduate students.
http://www.fastweb.com/.