Robert A. and Catherine A. Janson Scholarship


Scholarship Value: $600
Awards Available: 1

Bob and Cathie Janson have established this scholarship fund to provide scholarships to graduates of Mt. Pleasant High School or Oasis High School who are seeking educational opportunities at a university or community college. The love of education has been the focus of their lives. This scholarship opportunity gives them the chance to support others to further their studies.

Bob grew up in Frankenmuth and was the first in his family to graduate from college. After graduation from Central Michigan University, he began a 35 year career in education. His career began in St. Clair Shores, MI as a teacher and coach. After earning advanced degrees at Eastern Michigan University and Wayne State, he became superintendent of the Lakeview Public Schools. In 1981, the family moved to Mt. Pleasant where he was superintendent of schools from 1981 until 1997.

Cathie grew up in suburban Detroit and was also the first in her family to graduate from college, also from Central Michigan University. After their marriage, Cathie also began her teaching career with the Lakeview Public Schools. After moving to Mt. Pleasant, she continued her teaching career with the St. Louis Public Schools and Central Michigan University. Her career spanned 30 years.

Scholarship Eligibility Criteria:

A) Be a graduating senior of Mt. Pleasant High School or Oasis High School who will be attending a university, college, or community college.

B) Demonstrate academic ability with a minimum of a 3.0 grade point average.

C) Financial need as described in the required essay.

Preferences:

A) Financial need shall be a factor as stated in the required essay.

B) Consideration given to minority students.

C) Applicants considering a career in teacher education.

View Scholarship
"No Essay" Nitro Scholarship - $2,000
To be eligible for the "No Essay" Nitro Scholarship you must be: A) A student who is currently enrolled as a high school senior or in an accredited college or university located within the United States; B) A parent who currently has a child enrolled in an accredited college or...
View Details
"No Essay" Smart Owl Scholarship - $7,000
To be eligible for the No Essay Smart Owl Scholarship: A) You must be a resident of any of the 50 United States, District of Columbia or US Territories B) You must be 16 years of age or older C) You must either be enrolled in a college/university or registered...
View Details
Be Bold Scholarship - $25,050
The $25,050 "Be Bold" Scholarship is a no-essay scholarship that will be awarded to the applicant with the boldest profile. It takes less than 2 minutes to apply. To us, boldest does not mean "best", or "most accomplished". Being bold means being: A) Earnest B) Determined C) Moving The scholarship...
View Details
$10,000 College Scholarship for High School and College Students - $10,000
To be Eligible: 1. You must be at least 13 years old and enrolled or will enroll in a college or university in the US. 2. You must be a legal resident of the U.S. or Puerto Rico. The ScholarshipPoints program was created in 2006 to help students win scholarships...
View Details
Niche 2K No Essay College Scholarship - $2,000
Niche is the market leader in connecting colleges and schools with students and families. With in-depth profiles on every school and college in America, over 140 million reviews and ratings, and powerful search and data tools, Niche helps millions of students and families find and enroll in the right school...
View Details