Scholarships for Harrison High Students or Alumni

Harrison Kiwanis Club Endowed Scholarship Fund ($500)

Provide an annual scholarship award to a graduating senior from Harrison High School who is also a member of the Key Club (as long as the Key Club remains in existence).  The successful applicant will be highly motivated toward community service.

The Larry and Anne Smith Endowed Scholarship Fund ($600)

To provide an annual scholarship award to a Harrison High School graduating senior who a) has maintained a 2.5 minimum grade point average, b) exhibits an outstanding attitude toward school and community, and c) is pursuing education at an accredited college, university or trade school.  Preference will be given to students demonstrating financial need.

Matthew J. Reinke Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund ($500)

To provide an annual scholarship award to a graduating senior at Harrison Community Schools who has achieved a 3.0 grade point average or better and plans a career in teaching at the elementary or secondary level.  If there is no qualifying applicant in this curriculum then the field of education is open.  The recipient must have participated and lettered in at least one varsity sport.  The scholarship application must include a letter of recommendation from a varsity coach which testifies to the applicant's traits of good character and sportsmanship following Matt's philosophy, "the only thing worse than losing is quitting".

Kinne-Millard Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund ($1,000)

To provide an annual scholarship award in memory of Gladys Kinne and Margaret Millard to a graduate of Harrison High School who had 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 Harrison High School, in the Harrison 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.

Harrison Women's Association Endowed Scholarship Fund ($600)

To provide an annual scholarship award to a female seeking a post secondary education or pursuing a technical training education.  The applicant must reside in the Harrison School District and display a financial need.

The Sons of The American Legion Squadron 404 Endowed Scholarship Fund ($750)

To provide an annual scholarship award to a graduating senior of Clare, Farwell or Harrison high school who will be attending a college or trade school that has displayed leadership and community involvement at school, church or an organization such as 4-H or Boy Scouts or Girl Scouts.  The recipient must have a parent or grandparent that has served in the Military in some capacity and must provide proof of this service.

Charles E. Pardue Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund ($300)

To provide an annual scholarship award to graduates of Harrison Community High School who are pursuing an education in the Skilled or Advanced Technical Trades which includes but is not limited to welding, engineering, refrigeration, heating and air conditioning, automotive service technology or mechanical or electrical engineering.

Gary J. Stocking Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund ($300)

To provide an annual scholarship award to a Harrison High School graduating senior who is seeking a degree in the field of medicine, nursing or mortuary.

Mark E. Carlstrom Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund ($500)

To provide an annual scholarship award to a graduating senior at Harrison Community Schools who has been in a leadership position sometime during his/her high school career and has exhibited good character and sportsmanship.  The recipient must have participated and lettered in at least one varsity sport.