Canton Community Foundation

CCF/Penelope Hope Klei Scholarship: 1 $500 scholarship
The Penelope Hope Klei Scholarship is open to all seniors who are graduating from the Plymouth/Canton Community School District with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher and plans to attend a Christian college or university full time with any major. Applicants must also submit documentation of at least 50 hours of community service.  Please fill out "CCF/CFCU Scholarships" application.

Canton Clerk Election Inspector Scholarship: 1 $750 scholarship, 1 $500 scholarship
To encourage participation in the election process and promote civic engagement with tomorrow's leaders, high school and college students who live in Canton and worked as election inspectors in the 2018 August and Novemeber elections are eligible for these scholarships.  Applicants must have maintained a GPA of 2.5 or higher, have documentation of 10 hours of community service, and complete a 500-word essay about the security of the election process using information learned in training and experience at the polls.  Please fill out "CCF/CFCU Scholarships" application.

Canton Historical Society Scholarship: 1 $1,500 scholarships
This scholarship is open to current students at PCEP, Plymouth/Canton charter schools, any homeschooled student living within the boundaries of the Plymouth/Canton community, or Plymouth/Canton residents currently attending any college or university.  Students must be planning to attend any college or university as a full-time student in the fall of 2019.  Applicants must have maintained a GPA of 3.5 or higher and be pursuing a degree in History, Anthropology, Museum Studies, Historical Education or other like field.  A short essay describing what inspired you to pursue a history-related field and what you hope to achieve/experience with your future degree is required.  Please fill out "CCF/CFCU Scholarships" application.

Canton Police Benevolence Scholarship: 1 $1000 scholarship
This scholarship is open to all PCEP graduating seniors who plan major in either Criminal Justice or a law enforcement-related field.  Additionally, non-PCEP graduating seniors who are enrolled in a recognized Police Explorer program are also welcome to apply for this scholarship with a letter of recommendation from their agency advisor. Applicants must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0.  Please fill out "CCF/CFCU Scholarships" application.

Canton Soccer Club Scholarship: 4 $1,500 scholarships
This scholarship is open to any resident of the State of Michigan who has played with the Canton Soccer Club for the past three years or a minimum of 5 years, is a member in good standing, and is a graduating senior. They must have a minimum GPA of 3.0, and a letter of recommendation from a teacher or coach.  An essay about "how you feel the Canton Soccer Club has helped you as an individual" is required.  Please fill out "CCF/CFCU Scholarships" application.

Cherry Hill Scholarships: 2 $1000 scholarship
This scholarship is open to those who are currently employed at Waltonwood Cherry Hill, Canton, MI location (minimum 4-month employment required).  One scholarship will be awarded to a graduating high school senior who is planning to attend any college or university as either a part- or full-time student.  Applicants must have maintained a GPA of 3.0 and show financial need by attaching their FAFSA form.  A short, general essay is required (detailed on application).  A second scholarship will be awared to a current college student.  College students who have taken a leave during the school year but plan to work holidays and breaks at Waltonwood, Cherry Hill location are also welcome to apply.  Students must be currently enrolled in school, have maintained a GPA of 3.0, show financial need by attaching a current FAFSA form, and complete a short, general essay.  Please fill out "CCF/CFCU Scholarships" application.

Barbara Church Rodenberg Memorial Scholarship: 1 $1000 scholarship
This scholarship is open to all PCEP graduating seniors who plan major in Education or a STEM-related field at any college or university.  Applicants must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0.  Please fill out "CCF/CFCU Scholarships" application.

Community Financial Credit Union Scholarships: 20 $1500 scholarships
These scholarships are open to students who have had their own personal Community Financial Credit Union account opened on or before September 15, 2018 and who can demonstate the credit union's "people helping people" philosophy.  Applicants must have been accepted at or applied to an accredited college, university or trade school full- or part-time for the 2019 fall semeser.  Awards will be based on academic performance, community service, extra-curricular activities, letter of recommendation, job/employment history, financial need and the essay.  Please fill out "CCF/CFCU Scholarships" application.

Jack Demmer Ford Scholarship: 1 $1000 scholarship
This scholarship is open to all seniors graduating from the Plymouth/Canton Community School District or those live or lived in the greater Canton area and are currently attending any college or university with any major. This scholarship requires that the applicant has maintained a GPA of 3.0 or higher.  Please fill out "CCF/CFCU Scholarships" application.

Denski Family Scholarship: 1 $500 scholarship
This scholarship is open to all senior cheerleaders graduating from the Plymouth/Canton Community School District who are planning to attend any college or university as a full-time student. Applicants must have a minimum of 40 hours of documented community service. Applicants must also provide a letter of recommendation from their cheerleading coach.  Please fill out "CCF/CFCU Scholarships" application.

Elizabeth Durack Memorial Scholarship: 2 $500 scholarships
This scholarship is available to all “non-traditional” students who plan to attend any college or university in Michigan in the fall. A non-traditional student is generally someone beginning college later in life or returning to college following an extended absence.  Please fill out "CCF/CFCU Scholarships" application.

Eve Grigg Memorial Scholarship 1 $500 scholarship
This scholarship is open to one or more eligible students who are current or former graduates of Bad Axe High School and have a GPA of at least 3.25 and a minimum of 20 hours of documented community service at the time of graduation.  Please fill out "2019 Eve Grigg Memorial Scholarship" application.

Heather Nicole Hill Memorial Scholarship: 1 $1000 scholarship
This scholarship is open to all graduating seniors enrolled at the Starkweather Alternative High School who are planning to attend Schoolcraft College as a full- or part-time student with any major, but who have an appreciation for art. Two pieces of artwork must be digitally submitted.  Please fill out "CCF/CFCU Scholarships" application.

Linda Hutchinson Memorial Scholarship: 1 $500 scholarship
This scholarship is available to all seniors graduating from Model High School or from the Bloomfield Hills School District.  Please contact Model High School for application information.

Starr D. Kohn, Ph.D. Memorial Scholarship: 1 $2000 scholarship
This scholarship is available to current undergraduate students at University of Michigan studying Civil Engineering.  Primary consideration will be given to students focusing on geotechnical, pavement or pavement-related fields of study.  Please fill out "CCF/CFCU Scholarships" application.

Kenneth W. Kramer, PE Memorial Scholarship: 1 $2000 scholarship
This scholarship is available to students from the greater Plymouth and Ann Arbor areas who want to pursue studies in Civil Engineering at any Michigan ABET accredited university.  Please fill out "CCF/CFCU Scholarships" application.

Livonia Firefighters Local 1164 Scholarship: 2 $1000 scholarships
These scholarships are available to any Livonia resident who is a graduating high school senior from any high school.  Requirements include a minimum GPA of 3.5, two letters of recommendation (one teacher/counselor; one personal reference), and a 500-word essary describing how they have made a difference in their school or community.  Students may attend any college, university or trade school and choose any course of study.  Please fill out "Livonia Firefighters Scholarship" application.

Jason Russell Maurer Memorial Scholarships
These scholarships are available to 2017 and 2018 graduating high school seniors who attend Woodside Bible Church - Troy Campus.  This scholarship requires that the applicant attend Woodside regularly and have documented community service.  Scholarships may be awarded to those attending any college, university or trade school.  Please fill out "Jason Russell Maurer Memoral Scholarship" application.

Gene & Jane Overholt Kiwanis Scholarship: 1 $750 scholarship
This scholarship is available to all graduating seniors within the Plymouth/Canton school district (public, private or charter) who have demonstrated leadership through volunteerism in the community.  Please fill out "CCF/CFCU Scholarships" application.

Dustin Piepsney Memorial Scholarship: 1 $600 scholarship
This scholarship is available to all student athletes who were involved in wrestling, football, and/or baseball and are graduating from the Plymouth/Canton Community School District. Applicants may attend any college or university as a full-time student in the fall. Applicants must have a letter of recommendation from their coach.  Please fill out "CCF/CFCU Scholarships" application.

Erin Ryan Kiwanis Clubs of Plymouth Scholarship: 1 $1000 scholarship
This scholarship is available to all graduating seniors from any high school in Plymouth or Canton.  Applicants must have a passion for their community, be Key Club members, and have demonstated leadership in Key Club.  Please fill out "CCF/CFCU Scholarships" application.

Marvin Schulz Memorial Scholarship: 1 $300 scholarship
This scholarship is available to all students graduating from the Plymouth/Canton Community School District who plan to attend either the University of Michigan-Ann Arbor or University of Michigan-Dearborn.  Please fill out "CCF/CFCU Scholarships" application

Keith Patrick Torp Memorial Scholarship:  $1000 scholarship
The Keith Patrick Torp Memorial Scholarship is available to Plymouth/Canton Community School District graduating seniors who plan to attend University of Michigan (Ann Arbor or Dearborn), Eastern Michigan University or Washtenaw Community College as a full-time student.  A letter of recommendation from a teacher or counselor is required.  Please fill out "CCF/CFCU Scholarships" application.

Fred Thomann Memorial Scholarship: 1 $500 scholarship
This scholarship is available to all student athletes graduating from the Plymouth/Canton Community School District. Applicants must be majoring in Education at any college or university in the fall. Applicants must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher. A letter of recommendation is required from both a coach and a teacher (the two may not be the same).  Please fill out "CCF/CFCU Scholarships" application.

Marjorie & Donald Treadwell Scholarship: 1 $2500 scholarship
This scholarship is available to all seniors graduating from the Grosse Ile Public School District.  Please contact Grosse Ile Public Schools for application information.

Meredith L. Whalen Memorial Scholarship: 1 $1500 scholarship
This scholarship is available to all female students graduating from the Plymouth/Canton Community School District who plan to attend any college or university an major in Business.  Please fill out "CCF/CFCU Scholarships" application.