Home : Adams High School Home Page : Counseling : Scholarship Bulletin

Financial Aid and Scholarship Websites

Merit Scholarships Website

This site, www.meritaid.com , is a compilation of what every university has to offer for merit scholarships and what the criteria is to get the scholarships.

Aquinas College Scholarships

Just submit an admission application.  You will be automatically considered for all scholarships for which you are qualified.  Be sure to send an official transcript and test scores with your application.

Apply free at www.aquinas.edu/undergraduate

Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising (California)

For information, go to www.fidm.edu/go/fidmscholarships 

More than $300,000 in scholarships awarded annually

Horatio Alger National Career & Technical Education Scholarship Program

Receive up to $2,500 to pursue postsecondary education at a community college or technical school

Provides financial assistance to students who have financial need and have exhibited integrity and perseverance in overcoming personal adversity

To apply online, please visit: application.horatioalger.org

Deadline: June 15, 2018

Metro Detroit Youth Day College Scholarships





Oakland University / Huntington Ford Scholarship

Huntington Ford of Rochester Hills has established a scholarship for an incoming freshman student at Oakland University. The student chosen to receive this award will be selected from eligible students who have attended one of four area high schools, including Rochester Adams High School, Avondale High School, Rochester High School, and Stoney Creek High School.

Applicants for this scholarship award must be an incoming, full­-time freshman for Fall 2018 with financial need, and a demonstrated passion for a specific area of study or extracurricular interest. Applicants must have a minimum 3.30 cumulative high school grade point average in order to apply.

If you are interested in being considered for this scholarship opportunity, please complete the online application form using the link below, with an essay detailing your passion for a specific area of study, and how receiving this award will further your interest and ambition.

Huntington Ford Scholarship Form: oakland.edu/futurestudents/cost-and-aid/huntingtonford

*** In addition to the submission form, at least one letter of recommendation is required to complete the application. These letters can be emailed to pjcassad@oakland.edu.

The application deadline is Tuesday, April 24, 2018 at 5 p.m.


Pugh Scholarship Fund

The Pugh Scholarship ($2,500) is awarded to those individuals or family members of someone who is directly impacted by organ, cornea or tissue donation. The scholarship encompasses organ recipients and their immediate family members.  We recognize individuals based on academic achievement, leadership and community service.

Must have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher

Financial need will not be a consideration

All applicatiions must be submitted by email to info@secondchanceatlife.org by May 1, 2018.  The winner will be announced on June 1, 2018.


ROTC Scholarships

ROTC is offered at many colleges.  The program offers full tuition, books, and a monthly stipend in the freshman year.  If you accept the scholarship, you have a commitment for active or reserve duty when you graduate.  Currently that commitment is three to four years.  Army, Navy, Air Force and Marines all have ROTC programs.

Scholarship Programs

For a list of available scholarships, check out this website:



Student Scholarships

Scholarship Programs

Visit StudentScholarships.org for the latest scholarships available. 

Student-View Scholarship Program

Student Insights (www.studentinsights.com) is sponsoring a scholarship contest for high school seniors.

  • One $4000 scholarship
  • Two $1000 scholarships
  • Ten $500 scholarships

It's quick and easy to apply:

  • No minimum SAT/ACT score or GPA
  • No essay required
  • No lengthy application forms
  • No application fees

Simply log on to www.student-view.com and complete a 15-20 minute application survey about colleges in your area.  The scholarships will be awarded via a random drawing of all completed applications.  The scholarship deadline is April 22, 2018--winners will be announced in May, 2018.

For more information about the company, log on to www.studentinsights.com.

Deadline: April 22, 2018

UEW Healthcare EEOICPA Scholarship

Our Deadline:
July 31, 2018

Award Amount:


University of Notre Dame: Hesburgh-Yusko Scholars Program

This and other merit scholarships are available to students who apply to the university.  Check out the website for more information.

Wittenberg University Music Scholarships

Wittenberg awards more than $475,000 in music scholarships annually.

We award several dozen scholarships, for voice, band and orchestral instruments, piano, organ, and classical guitar, and these scholarships are available to all students regardless of major.