P-CEP Bands LogoThe PCMB Financial Aid fund is provided to help offset member fees for participating in PCMB / PCCS programs.

To assist in the process of acceptance, review and determination of applications, the Canton Community Foundation (CCF) will maintain the PCMB endowment fund which was established in December, 2008. The Foundation is organized to accept gifts for the purpose of investing and managing the PCMB Scholarship Fund. The earnings from the fund are the source of the annual Financial Aid and Merit Scholarships, the annual distribution shall be distributed 85% to Financial Aid and 15% to James R. Griffith Scholar Award Merit Scholarship. The information submitted to the Canton Community Foundation is not shared with the PCMB Board. The Treasurer will receive a notification of the award amounts. The CCF maintains both this financial aid and the James R. Griffith Merit Scholar Award.

The deadline for submitting the application September 14th of the current year.

The PCMB Financial AidScholarship is based upon multi-faceted criteria with a 100-point scale, to be completed by student and parents. Maximum allotment of $500.00 per calendar year. 

  1. Financial need (up to 50 points) – Evidence of participation in PCCS reduced lunch program or income documentation based on the included schedule.
  2. Volunteerism (up to 20 points) – Points awarded based upon volunteer events involving the parent(s) and/or the student. Four points awarded for each volunteer event.
  3. Special Circumstances (up to 30 points) – Attach a written description of any special circumstances to which additional consideration needs to be extended.

Mail completed application to:

PCMB Scholarship Fund
Canton Community Foundation
50430 Schoolhouse Road, Suite 200
Canton, MI 48187

Do NOT turn in forms to Directors or place in the white mailbox. Note that the application contains both the Financial Aid application and Merit application. You do not need to fill out the Merit unless you are applying or both programs.