Win $1,000 for College! 

Tell us what your community means to you. 

In 500 words or less, tell us about one of your community service experiences and describe why you got involved, who benefited, and how they benefited. 

  • The contest begins on Friday, January 14, 2022 and will remain open until Friday, March 18, 2022.  
  • Late or incomplete submissions will not be reviewed.

Who Can Participate:

Eligible candidates include high school seniors, GED recipients in the current calendar year that have not started college classes, and home school students with documentation of high school equivalency and college eligibility in our communities who are planning to attend an accredited two-year or four-year college in Michigan in the fall of 2022. 

Six students on the west side of Michigan, and six students from the east side of Michigan (12 total) will be selected to win $1,000 for their first year of college. Additionally, family of ChoiceOne Bank’s employees and board members are eligible to apply, and one winner will be selected to win $1,000. 

If you received a renewable scholarship from Lakestone Bank & Trust in 2019 or earlier, please click here to access the scholarship extension application. This scholarship will be paid directly to the college by ChoiceOne Bank.