Urban Schools Scholarship

Annual Award: Michigan Resident: $3,000 Non-Michigan Resident: $3,000 plus the difference between full-time Michigan resident tuition and non-resident tuition

  • Awarded at application review specifically to students from select urban high schools. Click here for a list of qualifying schools.
  • Must have a 3.3 or higher high school cumulative grade point average 
  • Cannot be combined with the Early Awareness Scholarship or a Native American Tuition Grant
  • Must maintain Satisfactory Academic Progress at Grand Valley
  • Requires full-time enrollment
  • Students receiving this scholarship are also encouraged to participate in one of the structured student success programs on campus
  • Renewable for three additional consecutive years
  • Total award value: Michigan Resident: $12,000 Non-Michigan Resident: approximately $35,000

Urban Schools

Academy of Critical Thinkers at Cody

Aisha Shule/Web Dubois Preparatory Academy School

Benjamin Carson School Science & Medicine

Cass Technical High School

Central Academy and High School

Chadsey High School

Charles C Rogers Academy

Cody Academy of Public Leadership

Cody High School

Communication & Media Arts High School

Crockett Vocational/Technical Center

Davis Aerospace Technical High School at Golightly

Denby High School

Detroit City High School

Detroit Collegiate Preparatory High School at Northwestern

Detroit High School for Technology

Detroit Institute Technology

Detroit Institute of Technology at Cody

Detroit International Academy for Young Women

Detroit School of Arts

East English Village Preparatory Academy

Finney High School

Frederick Douglass Academy for Young Men

Henry Ford High School

Kettering Senior High School

Mackenzie High School

Martin Luther King Jr. Senior High School

Medicine & Community Health Academy at Cody

Millennium High School

Mumford High School

Murray-Wight High School

Northern High School

Osborn High School

Osborn College Preparatory Academy

Osborn Collegiate Academy of Mathematics Science and Technology

Osborn Evergreen Academy of Design and Alternative Energy

Osborn Upper School of Global Communications

Pershing High School

Redford High School

Renaissance High School

Southeastern High School

Southwestern High School

Thomas M Cooley High School

Trombly Alternative High School

Turning Point Academy

West Side Academy of Information Technology and Cyber Security

Western International High School 

Academy Design Construction

CA Frost Environmental Science Academy Middle High School

Central High School

City High Middle School

Creston High School

Grand Rapids Montessori High School

Grand Rapids Univerisity Preparatory Academy

Innovation Central High School  

Ottawa Hills High School

Union High School

Southwest Middle High School-Academia Bilingue

Grand Rapids Museum High School

Black River Public School Middle/High

Byron Center Charter School

Canton Preparatory High School

Covenant House Academy Detroit - Central Site

Covenant House Academy Detroit - East Site

Covenant House Academy Detroit - Southwest Site

Covenant House Academy Grand Rapids

Crossroads Charter Academy Middle/High

Grand River Preparatory High  School

The Greenspire School

Kalamazoo Covenant Academy

Lincoln-King Academy

Michigan Mathematics and Science Academy Dequindre Campus

Muskegon Covenant Academy

PrepNet Virtual Academy

Saginaw Covenant Academy

Taylor Preparatory High School

University Preparatory Academy High School

University Preparatory Art & Design Middle/High

University Preparatory Science and Math High School

Westfield Preparatory High School

Arthur Hill High School

Benton Harbor High School

Catherine Ferguson Academy

Cesar Chavez Academy High School

Detroit Edison Public School Academy

Flint Northern High School

Flint Northwestern High School

Flint Southwestern Academy

Flint - Classical Academy

Godwin Heights High School

Jalen Rose Leadership Academy

Kelloggsville High School

J. W. Sexton High School

Muskegon High School

Pontiac High School

Pontiac Central High School

Saginaw High School

Southfield High School For The Arts & Technology

Southfield-Lathrup High School 

Universal Academy

University High School Academy-Southfield

Chicago High School for Agricultural Sciences

Curie Metropolitan High School

DRW College Prep

George Westinghouse College Prep

Gwendolyn Brooks College Preparatory Academy High School

Hillcrest High School

Hyde Park Academy High School

John Hope College Preparatory High School

Jones College Preparatory High School

Kenwood Academy High School

Lane Technical High School

Morgan Park High School

North Lawndale College Prep

Percy L. Julian High School

Perspectives-Leadership Academy

Perspectives-High School of Technology

Proviso East High School

Proviso West High School

CICS Ralph Ellison High School

Simeon Career Academy

South Shore International College Prep High School

Thornton Fractional North High School

Thornwood High School

Thornridge High School

UIC College Prep

Whitney M. Young Magnet High School