Scholarship News


AM and RM Young / A2SO scholarship opportunities for 2 graduating YCHS seniors


A. Michael and Remedios Montalbo Young with the A2SO will be continuing and EXPANDING, the scholarship opportunities for the class of 2018.  

There will be TWO $2,500 scholarships given

  • One to a student exploring music- or music-related studies in a Michigan institution of higher education (including community college, 4-year college or university or technical school), 
  • One to a student exploring general studies in a Michigan institution of higher education (including community college, 4-year college or university or technical school)

Link to Ypsilanti Community HS General Studies Application

Link to Ypsilanti Community HS Music or Arts Scholarship Application

African-American Grants - Open Education Database developed a list of scholarships and grants specifically for African American students. We provide context for how students can best take advantage of available resources while offering a listing of 15 scholarship and grant opportunities.
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Scholarship opportunities with open applications

Green Home Improvement Scholarship
Scholastic Art & Writing Awards Scholarships

Aspiring Fashion Professional Scholarship

This is a $1,000 scholarship that will be awarded to students that are interested in pursuing a fashion degree at an accredited post-secondary school or college. Interested students can visit this link: Link to scholarship information and find the scholarship located at the bottom of the page and click on it.

Lawn Starter Scholarship

A scholarship geared towards the promotion of entrepreneurship. 
The scholarship is offered semi-annually.The scholarship information is included below. 

Scholarship-related information:
Eligibility Requirements: Open to all majors as long as they are an incoming or current full-time student enrolled in a 2-year/ 4-year/ or graduate program and are passionate about entrepreneurship.

Website: Link to website for scholarship information

Application for Scholarship: Students apply by sending a transcript, resume, and a 500-700 word essay answering the following prompt "What makes them passionate about building a business?" to

Number of Awards: 2 (one per semester)


$1,000 Scholarship Contest, which we have made available for high school seniors and college students across the country. You can give it a look at the link below:
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Michigan Scholarships

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