The Milford Garden Club offers up to three to four college scholarships a year to high school seniors. The monetary amount can vary each year, but is typically between $1,000 and $1,500. Scholarships are offered to senior students in the Huron Valley School system.
This year, 2022, our Milford Garden Club was able to give two $1,500.00 scholarships They are also asked to answer the following questions:
1. How do you plan to finance your education?
2. Person interest: school activities, hobbies, volunteer service.
3. Work experience.
Then they write an essay, of at least 1 page, telling why we should select them to
receive our scholarship. The following were chosen from twelve applicants:
Daniel Haskell graduated from Lakeland High School with a 4.5 GPA. He wishes to
pursue a degree in Environmental Engineering and attend University of Michigan.
Daniel has actively participated in many areas, and been involved in volunteer work.
He likes photography and art, as well. For the past five summers, he has worked for
Elizabeth McDonald graduated from the International Academy, West with a 3.8
GPA. She wishes to pursue a degree in Biology either at Michigan State University or
University of Michigan. Elizabeth is also active in several different groups. She has
had jobs that will help her finance her college education. Her life circumstances have
not hindered her from becoming who and what she wants to become. Her positive
attitude is uplifting!!