In addition to Community Foundation scholarships, college-going and college-bound students may be eligible for scholarship opportunities available outside of the Community Foundation. Use the links below to learn more about the following opportunities.
American Association of University Women (AAUW)
The AAUW is a nationwide network of more than 170,000 members and supporters, 1,000 branches, and 800 college/university institution partners. The Traverse City Area Branch of AAUW was chartered in 1954 with the mission to empower and advance equity for women and girls. Various community projects, congenial interest groups, networking with other women’s groups, and issues and topics of interest are all a part of the overall programming offered by the branch. LEARN MORE about AAUW Scholarships.
Crooked Tree Art Center
The Crooked Tree Art Center offers up to four $1,000.00 scholarships for graduating high school seniors living in or attending school in Antrim, Benzie, Charlevoix, Emmet, Grand Traverse, Kalkaska and Leelanau counties and pursuing fields of study in the arts. This includes visual arts, performing arts, theatre, dance and music. LEARN MORE about CTAC Scholarships.
Zonta Club of Traverse City
The Zonta Club of Traverse City works to advance the status of women worldwide through service and advocacy. LEARN MORE about Zonta Club Scholarships and Awards.
Would you like to request a community based scholarship be added to our list? Email Gina Thornbury, Program Officer