Scholarships for Gladwin High Students
Kenneth J. Dubiel Memorial 4-H Endowed Scholarship Fund ($2,500)
To provide annual scholarship award(s) to Gladwin High School and/or Beaverton High School graduating high school seniors for the purpose of attending an accredited post-secondary educational institution. The successful applicant will be a current and actively enrolled student in the Gladwin County 4-H program and will have been enrolled for at least 5 years.
Jessie Maxwell Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund ($1,000)
To provide one annual scholarship award to a Beaverton High School graduating high school senior and one award to a Gladwin High School graduating senior. The successful applicants must a) be a resident of Gladwin County, and b) have at least a 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale, and c) be of upstanding moral character, and d) demonstrate financial need. Preference will be given to those individuals pursuing post high school education in the area of construction or manufacturing at a community college, university, trade or technical school, or through an industry-recognized certification program.
The Beaverton Lions Club Endowed Scholarship Fund ($500)
To provide an annual scholarship(s) award to a graduating senior of either Beaverton High School or Gladwin High School with a cumulative grade point average of 2.25 or higher.
Kinne-Millard Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund for Gladwin High School ($1,000)
To provide a annual scholarship award in memory of Gladys Kinne, Margaret Millard and Rosalie Kinne-Millard to a graduate of Gladwin High School who achieved a 3.0 grade point average or better and displays a financial need and is attending a state supported Michigan college or university. The recipient must display leadership qualities by having volunteered at Gladwin High School, in the Gladwin community or in their church. If applicants have equivalent qualifications, preference shall be given to any such applicant who is pursuing a degree in education.
Donald and Grace Irene Lyons Endowed Scholarship Fund ($6,500)
To provide annual scholarship awards to Gladwin High School graduating seniors or Gladwin High School graduates planning to attend an accredited community college, college or university. Selection will be based on academic achievement and financial need with other factors such as extra-curricular involvement, work experience, community involvement and personal challenges taken into consideration.
Gladwin Kiwanis Dallas Falls Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund ($500)
To provide annual scholarship awards for post-secondary education. Scholarship applications will be considered from high school seniors at the following schools: Gladwin, Beaverton High School, Skeels Christian School and Gladwin home schools. If there is not a qualified applicant at each of these schools then more than one scholarship can be offered to the other schools. Preference will be given to applicants with a cumulative GPA of 2.25 or higher who is involved in community service activities. The essay for this scholarship application should describe the applicant's community service activities and should be no longer than 400 words.
Students should contact their school counselor to apply.