College Scholarships


The following scholarships are offered by organizations as well as individual colleges/universities. Make sure to check linked websites for the most up-to-date information regarding deadlines and application requirements.

Ferris State University Office of Scholarships & Financial Aid are presenting a series of events  beginning in October and attending has definite reward.  Bulldog Bonus Scholarship will be awarded to every new Big Rapids or Kendall College FTIAC or New Transfer student that performs 3 tasks: 

1. Attends one of the events listed below - or if their parent attends on their behalf.  2. Is admitted to a degree-granting program and 

3. Has a valid FAFSA submitted to Ferris by one of the dates below: 

If submitted by January: 30 they will be awarded $2000! 

 If submitted by March 1: $1000 dollars OR 

 If submitted by June 1: $500 

Students interested in Ferris State Big Rapids or Kendall College should attend one of these events and complete their requirements early. These Bulldog Bonus Scholarships are non renewable and require full-time enrollment. 

Students can register for the events by clicking here

• October 20, 6:30 – 7:30 pm, Financial Aid 101 – FAFSA Filing  

• October 27, 6:30 – 7:30 pm, Financial Aid 102 – Financial Aid Awards 

• February 16, 6:30 – 7:30 pm, Financial Aid 103 – Finalizing Financial Aid 

This is a great opportunity to earn and learn.


​​​​​​​The following scholarships are exclusively offered to West Catholic graduating seniors unless otherwise noted: