Lansing Public Schools Educational Advancement Foundation - Dr. Laurence MacQueen Education Scholarship Fund

Established in honor of Dr. Laurence MacQueen, who served on the Lansing Educational Advancement Foundation. He was also a Lansing School District Administrator, a member of the Michigan Educational Association Leadership and was a strong advocate for the schools and their students.

Scholarship Eligibility Criteria:

-- Student must be a current graduating senior attending a Lansing School District High School

-- Student must provide a high school transcript, personal statement, career goals, an acceptance letter from an accredited 2-year or 4-year community college, college or university

-- Provide a list of extracurricular activities and pertinent background and financial information

-- Provide at least two letters of recommendation

-- Student must fill out the LEAF Scholarship application and submit all materials by the printed due date

-- Submissions will be considered for all appropriate/qualified scholarships using a rubric scoring grid

-- Only students entering the field of education are eligible to apply

-- Student will be awarded $1,000

-- Personal statement must include an answer to the following question, “What characteristics/experiences do I have that will allow me to influence others in a positive manner?”

To apply, please contact: LEAF, (517) 755-3177 or