Scholarships

Scholarships are a form of student aid that’s considered a gift that a student does not have to repay. They are often based on scholastic achievement or special talent and some scholarships consider a student’s financial need. 

Baker College Scholarships

Baker College offers scholarship opportunities to high school seniors, transfer students and new and current students. Students can review available scholarships on our baker.edu/scholarships page. Each scholarship includes details about student eligibility, deadline information and scholarship requirements. Students should review all details and determine what steps need to be taken in order to qualify for the scholarship.

View Baker College Scholarship Opportunities

Non-Institutional Scholarships

When exploring external websites for scholarship information keep the following in mind.

Searching the webThere are many places on the web where students can learn about scholarships for college. Here are some helpful sites:

Additional Sources for Scholarship Opportunities. There are thousands of scholarships offered by schools, employers, individuals, private companies, nonprofits, communities, religious groups, and professional and social organizations. Try these free sources of information:

Tips When Writing a Scholarship Essay

  • Avoid spelling and grammar errors.
  • Be creative.
  • Don’t write a cookie-cutter essay for all: Ensure your essay matches the directions (essay length and topic).

Avoid Common Mistakes

  • Don’t pay for a scholarship; legitimate scholarships will never make you pay.
  • Don’t start late; apply early and often.
  • Don’t limit your search; be creative and look for opportunities.

Note:  Students seeking financial assistance should also submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to be considered for grants, loans, and work-study.

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