Our Opportunities

Welcome! The Community Foundation offers a variety of scholarships each year. Below you will find a listing of scholarships available to students with brief information about the scholarship qualifications. To apply, you must first click “Sign Up” to register. Once logged in using your email address and a password you create, you will have the opportunity to complete a general application and then apply for specific scholarships. Please do NOT use your high school email address when creating your account- choose a personal email address that you will continue to have access to after graduation.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Varies Brighter Future Scholarship
Available to students at TC High. Recipients are selected based on heart and character with a priority for at-risk students with high financial...
Available to students at TC High. Recipients are selected based on heart...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Earl Chambers Scholarship
The Earl Chambers Scholarship was established in 2005 and is available to graduating seniors from Traverse City High School. Applicants must...
The Earl Chambers Scholarship was established in 2005 and is available...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Robert Bursian Memorial Scholarship
The Robert Bursian Memorial Scholarship was established in 2011 to recognize an outstanding graduating senior from Traverse City High School. One...
The Robert Bursian Memorial Scholarship was established in 2011 to...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Susan Ruth Pavelka Memorial
The Susan Ruth Pavelka Scholarship was established in 2002 to award a scholarship primarily to students of the TC High School who will be attending...
The Susan Ruth Pavelka Scholarship was established in 2002 to award a...
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  • Award: Varies