Michigan Region Scholarships
Phi Theta Kappa members have access to more than $37 million in scholarships - a benefit unmatched by other honor societies.
- Participating Colleges
- For a full list of scholarships available from over 700 colleges and universities around the country, login to the
eScholarship directory on ptk.org international website.
- Michigan Region Scholarships
- The following is a list of schools in Michigan offering scholarships exclusively for Phi Theta Kappa Members:
Phi Theta Kappa Sponsored Scholarships:
A list of institutions offering transfer scholarships in your state. For full detailed information about
these scholarship offerings, including contact information, deadlines and awards, please log in to our transfer planning tool, your CollegeFish.org username and password were emailed
to you when you became a member. For assistance with usernames or passwords, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
The All-USA Community College Academic Team Program
Annually selects 20 students to the national team, each receiving a $2,500 stipend and medallion as recognition as an outstanding two-year college student. All receive extensive
national recognition through coverage in USA TODAY.
The Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation
The establishment of the Coca-Cola All-State Community College Academic Team program, providing up to $350,000
in stipends. Fifty students will be named Gold Scholars, receiving $1,500, 50 students will be named Silver Scholars, receiving $1,250, and 50 students will be named Bronze Scholars,
receiving $1,000. A state may have multiple Gold, Silver or Bronze Scholars. All scholars will also receive special medallions and will be listed in an April issue of the USA TODAY
newspaper. Finally, an additional 150 national finalists will be selected from multiple states, each receiving a $1,000 stipend. Phi Theta Kappa sponsors 37
All-State Academic Team Recognition ceremonies, during which stipends, scholarships and special recognitions are
presented to All-State Team winners.
The top scoring student (based on scores received in the All-USA competition) from each of the 50 states will be named a
New Century Scholar and will receive a $2,000 stipend. New Century Scholars will be presented at the AACC
Convention. In addition, one student from a chapter in Canada and one student from a chapter outside of the United States will be named a New Century Scholar. The New Century Scholars
program is sponsored annually by the American Association of Community Colleges, The Coca-Cola Foundation, the Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation, and Phi Theta Kappa. Students nominated
to the Coca-Cola All-State Community College Academic Team are automatically named to the All-State Academic Team
in 37 participating states. All-State members receive special recognition including medallions, certificates and oftentimes stipends and scholarships.
The Frank Lanza Memorial Scholarship
Awards scholarships to students currently enrolled in associate degree programs in registered nursing, respiratory care and emergency medical services. Up to 25 students will be
awarded $1,000 stipends, to be used for degree completion while enrolled at the community college.
The Guistwhite Scholarships
Awards up to 20 qualifying students scholarships of $5,000 each for completion of baccalaureate degrees.
The Hites Transfer Scholarship
To support the outstanding academic achievement of Phi Theta Kappa members. Students enrolled in community colleges who demonstrate high academic achievement and desire to transfer
to a regionally accredited baccalaureate degree-granting senior institution are eligible to apply. Up to five students will receive a $7,500 scholarship to be used once the student
enrolls full time at a senior institution.
Leaders of Promise/GEICO
Business Student Scholarship is the Society's first scholarship program available to members to be used during the time they are enrolled in their community colleges. Up to 30
scholarships of $1,000 each will be awarded based on applications submitted by members. In addition, the two top scoring business majors that apply to the Leaders of Promise/GEICO
Business Student Scholarships will qualify for a $1,000 GEICO Business Scholarship.
The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Grants
The Jack Kent Cooke Undergraduate Transfer Scholarships, the most generous scholarships
ever offered to graduating community college students. The scholarship awards provide funding for tuition, room and board, books and other required fees for the remainder of the
Jack Kent Cooke Scholar's bachelor's degree, generally two years. Candidates for this scholarship must be nominated by their community college in order to apply. The maximum available
per student is $30,000 per year.
Phi Theta Kappa's literary honors anthology, annually publishes outstanding entries submitted by Phi Theta Kappa students. The author of the most outstanding submission will be
presented with the Citation Scholarship, an award of $1,000. Four manuscripts will be chosen to receive Reynolds Scholarships, awards of $500 each.