About the Scholarship

Mildred Culbert Kelly & Fred W. Kelly Traditional Student Scholarship is licensed by the Saginaw Community Foundation. The foundation was established in the year 1984 to improve the quality of life in Saginaw County by linking donor interests with the community’s most pressing needs and promising opportunities.

Mildred Culbert Kelly & Fred W. Kelly Traditional Student Scholarship was started to continue their legacy to assist youth with scholarships for students who might not otherwise obtain a college or vocational degree.


what are the requirements needed while applying for this scholarship grant?

  • Applicants are required to submit an essay based on the information on the application form.

  • Students must demonstrate financial need and leadership goals to meet the eligibility requirements.

  • Students must indulge in overall involvement in work, extracurricular activities, and community service.

  • A letter of recommendation is mandatory while applying for this grant.

  • The candidates are educated to present their Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) application to get this honor.


Mildred Culbert Kelly & Fred W. Kelly Traditional Student Scholarship award amounts to

  • This scholarship award amount varies each year based on the availability of funds, and the awards are non-renewable.

  • The total number of awards offered by this scholarship varies depending on the students meeting their requirements.


Deadline info

The applications are to be presented before the end of February 15, 2020. Understudies are informed to present their grant application, and other requirements are to be submitted before the due date. Applications and other data are accessible online on the Saginaw Community Foundation website.


Eligibility Criteria

  •  The applicant must be a graduating high school senior.

  • The applicant must have a cumulative GPA of 2.5.

  • The applicant must be pursuing an undergraduate or vocational degree.

  • The applicant must be a Saginaw County resident.