The Buchanan Promise Online Application for eligible 2018 BCS Seniors will open on Monday, October 2nd. On 10/2/17 click on the highlighted link above to register in AwardSpring, our online scholarship application provider, and open the Buchanan Promise application. The application should take less than five minutes to complete. Jayne Lamb, the Buchanan Promise Coordinator, will be available Monday evening 10/2 for one hour beginning at 6:00 p.m. in the BHS auditorium to walk you through the online application process and to answer any questions you have about the Buchanan Promise.


  • This application is for 2018 BCS Seniors only. All other students need to wait until their senior year before applying.
  • Make sure you have a non-school email set up. Do NOT use your high school email as it is for school communications only.
  • The online application “SUBMIT” button will be highlighted when you have answered all of the required questions. You will not be able to click on “submit” until they are.

Please contact Michigan Gateway Community Foundation, Home of the Buchanan Promise, at 695-3521 if you have any questions.