Legacy Scholarship Funds, Inc.

Awards Ceremony - Monday, May 3, 2021 @ Walled Lake CENTRAL

FOLLOW THESE DIRECTIONS to successfully apply for scholarships through Legacy Scholarship Funds, Inc.

Legacy Scholarship Funds, Inc. currently manages over 61 scholarships granting annual gifts to graduating high school seniors. Each scholarship seeks students with different talents and study goals. Annual dollar amounts of scholarship awards vary each year based on our investment earnings. Amounts range from $250 to $2,500 or more.


**Please note that scholarships are available only to those student who attend the high schools listed after the description of the scholarship.


**Scholarship Applications go "LIVE" on Monday, November 16, 2020. Counselors will be promoting the application process via Google Classroom.


**Athletic Booster Club scholarship applications are submitted to the Coach/Booster Club President.**


Step #1: Visit www.wlcsd.org/parents/scholarships/legacy-scholarship-fund/current-scholarships/ to view the writable version of each scholarship. Verify that you are choosing a scholarship that pertains to your high school (WLC, WLN, WLW or a combined high school scholarship).


If you would like to apply for a scholarship:


  • Choose a scholarship from the drop-down list.

  • Click on the name of the scholarship to download a copy then File>Save As>Microsoft Word (.docx).

  • **NEW** Completed applications may be submitted digitally (see Step #3B below). If dropping off your application during specified drop-off times, only hard copies will be accepted. **NO HANDWRITTEN applications will be accepted!**



Step #2: Check for proper grammar, punctuation and spelling. PROOFREAD your work prior to submitting your application. Please complete ALL items on the application. If items are missing, your application may be disqualified.


Step #3: Print two (2) copies of your completed scholarship application(s) that you will submit to the counseling secretary (WLC - Tracy Coram ~ WLN - Patricia King ~ WLW - JoAnn Shurmur). **The counseling office will setup specific drop-off days for your application(s). Please watch your Google Classroom feed for school specific drop-off days/times.**


Step #3B: You may electronically submit your application (PDF) to: WLLegacyScholarshipApps2021@gmail.com.


*IMPORTANT*
You MUST ADD the following to the SUBJECT LINE in your email: School_YourName_ScholarshipName (ie. WLN_JohnDoe_Heritage). Attach your application PDF to the email.


Step #4: Submit your scholarship application copies (hard copy or electronic copy) to the counseling secretary by 12:30pm on January 8, 2021. Applications will NOT be accepted after the deadline.


Step #5: If you have application questions, please contact your high school counselor. For general questions, Legacy Scholarship Funds, Inc. may be contacted via email at WLLegacyScholarships@gmail.com. Visit our Facebook page for updates.


Step #6: Take a deep breath, relax and enjoy the rest of your senior year!