Scholarships for Bullock Creek High Students or Alumni

Reed Phillips Memorial Scholarship Fund ($500)

Provides an annual scholarship award for post-secondary education to a Bullock Creek High School senior or Bullock Creek High School graduate who has been involved in High School athletics with preference given to those with a minimum GPA of 3.0 and participation in leadership activities.

Janet M. Dean Opera Cum Laude Scholarship Endowment Fund ($1,000)

Provides an annual scholarship award to a deserving graduating senior at Bullock Creek High School in the year of the award.  The recipient will display characteristics that Ms. Janet Dean instilled in the school and her students: academic success, community service, citizenship, interests in the school.  The recipient will be a person who has aided and dedicated his/her time to the community far beyond normal expectations.  This is the most important criterion for this scholarship.

Elwood J. and Helen H. Hunemorder Family Endowed Scholarship Fund ($5,000)

Provides an annual scholarship award to a graduating senior from Bullock Creek High School, Midland High School, or H.H. Dow High School who has attended this high school for at least two years.  The applicant must have a 3.0 or higher GPA, display financial need, and must attend a state-supported four-year college or university in Michigan.

Michael F. Freeland Memorial Scholarship Endowment Fund ($1,000)

Provides an annual scholarship award to a deserving student-athlete who is a graduating senior at Bullock Creek High School in the year of the award.  The recipient will have a minimum 3.0 GPA and must be deemed by fellow students, teachers, and coaches as a hard worker and unselfish person.  The recipient would not necessarily be the most talented athlete or the best student, but someone who can always be counted on for their best effort during every class and every athletic activity.

Bullock Creek Alumni Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund ($1,500)

Provides an annual scholarship award to a Bullock Creek High School graduating senior or Bullock Creek High School graduate.  The successful applicant will be planning to attend an accredited community college, college or university, or technical or trade school in the year of the award.  Preference will be for applications that show some work experience, financial need, and a career and community service focus.

Bullock Creek Area Business Association Endowed Scholarship Fund ($500)

Provides an annual scholarship award(s) to a graduating senior(s) from Bullock Creek High School who has attended Bullock Creek High School for at least two years and who is attending a Michigan college, university, trade or technical school.

Barbara M. Burdon Memorial Educational Endowment Fund ($1,500)

Provides an annual scholarship award to a Bullock Creek High School senior who is pursuing a degree in secondary education.

Tom Gilstad Bullock Creek Endowed Scholarship Fund ($1,000)

This fund has been established in memory of Tom Gilstad who was a Bullock Creek teacher and administrator for over 30 years.  The purpose of the fund is to provide an annual scholarship award to a graduating senior of Bullock Creek High School.  Bullock Creek held a special place in Tom's heart and the recipient of this scholarship must display that same love of their high school and school spirit by having participated in extra curricular activities such as but not limited to sports, band, class officer, drama or having represented their school doing volunteer work in the Bullock Creek community.

Jan LaCroix Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund ($500)

Provides an annual scholarship award to a Bullock Creek High School graduating senior.  The successful applicant will be a person of compassion, concern for others, integrity and good citizenship.  They will also demonstrate involvement in their school in activities or athletics, and a commitment to volunteerism in the broader community.

John A. Trumbell Memorial Endowment Fund ($1,000)

Provides an annual scholarship for students graduating from Bullock Creek High School.

Colic Pearcy Malek Endowed Scholarship Fund ($1,000)

Provides an annual scholarship award for a senior at any Midland County high school or a graduate of any Midland County high school who will be or is attending Central Michigan University and is majoring in education.  Preference will be given to Bullock Creek High School graduating seniors or graduates.

Sheriff John S. Reder Endowed Scholarship Fund ($1,000)

Provides an annual scholarship award to a graduating high school senior of a Midland County high school with preference to a student from Bullock Creek, Coleman, or Meridian High School.  The successful applicant will be planning a career in law enforcement, corrections, probation, emergency medical technician or physician's assistant or related fields.  Academic achievement and financial need are both considerations.

Sue "Dominowski" Schindler Endowed Scholarship Fund ($1,000)

Provides an annual, one-time scholarship award to a graduating senior from a Midland County public high school.  Preference will be for those graduating from Bullock Creek High School.  The recipient must have declared and demonstrated an interest in pursuing a career in teaching.

Curtis and Barbara Shaffner Family Endowed Scholarship Fund ($1,000)

To provide an annual scholarship award to a graduate of Bullock Creek High School who displays a financial need and is pursuing an education in a field supporting the home building industry or commercial/industrial trade industry.

John and Bev Schwartz Endowed Scholarship Fund ($5,000)

To provide an annual scholarship award to a Bullock Creek High School senior or graduate with a cummulative high school GPA of 3.2.  The applicant must be pursuing either an education degree in one of the STEM (science, technology, engineering & math) fields or an accounting degree at a Michigan two or four year college or university.  Previous recipients may reapply.