The application deadline is March 1, 2016 by 5 PM
The Jackson Legacy Scholarship awards scholarships to qualifying Jackson County, Michigan graduating high school seniors who plan to attend Jackson College, Spring Arbor University, or Baker College of Jackson. The maximum amount of the one-time scholarship is $1,000. Recipients will be selected by lottery drawing.
All recipients, in the year they receive the scholarship, will be required to complete 20 hours of community service before December 1st.
On one application, you can apply for up to 5 scholarships plus the Jackson Legacy Scholarship. The Jackson Legacy Scholarship has a shorter application that does not require an essay. If you only want to apply for a Jackson Legacy Scholarship, skip the first 5 drop-down questions on the application, then answer the questions listed below, "You may also be eligible for the Jackson Legacy Scholarship." If you meet the eligibility requirements, you will automatically be directed to the shorter Jackson Legacy Scholarship application.