Scholarships

Each spring, the Junior League of Lansing accepts applications for its scholarship program to recognize women with outstanding commitment to their community and voluntarism. Please click on the Scholarship Application to apply or download the files below.

For the 2017-2018 academic year, the Junior League of Lansing will be providing two scholarships in the amount of $1,000 each to two outstanding men or women in the Greater Lansing Area. Nomination forms must be accompanied by a copy of school transcripts and must be postmarked no later than April 1, 2017. The form should be completed by the nominator, not the student. A decision by the Selection Committee will be made in April. The scholarship presentation will be at the May 9, 2017 JLL General Membership Meeting.

Criteria for scholarship consideration:
    •    Nominee must have a commitment to academic excellence (School transcripts are required)
    •    Nominee must be involved in community service and volunteerism
    •    Nominee must be enrolled in an educational institution for the award year
    •    The nominee’s financial need will be considered, but it is not a necessity

Nominations may be submitted by:
    •    Junior League of Lansing Membership (Actives and Sustainers)
    •    Junior League of Lansing Endowment Fund board Members
    •    Junior League of Lansing Advisory Board Members
    •    Educational Institutions
    •    Community Organizations and/or Members

The Junior League of Lansing Scholarship Fund Selection Committee is comprised of:
    •    Representative from the JLL Board
    •    Representative from the JLL Active Membership (nonboard member)
    •    Representative from the JLL Sustaining Membership
    •    Representative from the JLL Endowment Fund Board
    •    Representative from the JLL Advisory board

Award information may be publicized via:
    •    JLL FOCUS
    •    The Lansing State Journal
    •    School Newspapers
    •    Community Newspapers

Which post-secondary school will the nominee be attending during the 2017-2018 year? 
Transcripts must be received for nominee to be considered for the scholarship. If you'd prefer to mail in the student's transcripts, they will need to be postmarked by April 1, 2017. Mail transcripts to the following address: Junior League of Lansing, Attn: Scholarship Fund, 1231 Michigan Ave, Suite 204, East Lansing, MI 48823.

Attachment
2017-2018_Scholarship_JLLcoverletter.pdf
2017-2018_Scholarship_Nomination_Form.pdf


Scholarship Recipients:

The JLL congratulates individuals for their contributions to the benefit of our community, while never abandoning their goals of academic excellence. We hope the scholarship from the JLL will inspire these ladies to remain involved in their communities throughout their lives.