Michigan Scholarships

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Warner Norcross & Judd Paralegal and Legal Secretarial Scholarship

The scholarship, administered by Warner Norcross & Judd and Grand Rapids Community Foundation (GRCF), is offered to one paralegal and one legal secretarial student in Michigan.

Amount
$1,000–$5,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
March 1

You are the Future Scholarship

Financial Plus Credit awards its “You are the Future” Scholarship of $1,000 to one undergraduate student enrolled in a part- or full-time undergraduate program in Michigan.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3.0
Deadline
October 14

Evans Scholars Program

The Evans Scholars Foundation, administered by the Western Golf Association, offers up to $60,000- scholarships to deserving caddies to pursue undergraduate degrees in Ohio.

Amount
$20,000–$60,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
October 15
Winner announcement
by May 31

NEWH | Atlantic City/Philadelphia Scholarship

NEWH Atlantic City/Philadelphia Scholarship awards a scholarship, ranging between $1,000 and $7,500, for an undergraduate degree in hospitality-related fields such as interior design, hospitality management, culinary arts, and architecture.

Amount
$1,000–$7,500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3.0
Deadline
October 27
Winner announcement
December 2022

American Transmission Co. Scholarship

The American Transmission Co. Scholarship, administered by the Society of Women Engineers, supports female students from Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Wisconsin, Illinois, and Indiana enrolled in engineering-related majors.

Amount
$1,125
Scholarships awarded
2 winners
Required GPA
3.0
Deadline
December 31

MTU Presidential Scholars Program

Michigan Technological University offers the MTU Presidential Scholars Program, ranging from $1,000 to $5,000, to first-year undergraduate students from Michigan to further their education.

Amount
$1,000–$5,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
2.5
Deadline
January 15

InspirASIAN Scholarship Program

The InspirASIAN Scholarship Program awards $2,000 to qualifying high school senior and graduate students and undergraduate student in one of 18 states of InspirASIAN Chapter to complete their degrees.

Amount
$2,000
Scholarships awarded
28 winners
Required GPA
3.4
Deadline
January 31
Winner announcement
May, 2022

InspirASIAN Scholarships

InspirASIAN National Scholarships and InspirASIAN State Scholarships are annual programs offering $2,000 and $1,000 to selected high school students for college studies.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
25 winners
Required GPA
3.4
Deadline
January 31

Rollin M. Gerstacker Foundation Scholarship

The United Negro College Fund offers Rollin M. Gerstacker Foundation Scholars Program of $5,000 to one undergraduate student enrolled in a four-year undergraduate program at a university or college in Michigan.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
2.5
Deadline
January 31

Michigan First Scholarship Competition – College

The Michigan First Credit Union offers the Michigan FIrst Scholarship Competition, ranging from $1,000 to $10,000 to undergraduate and graduate students in Michigan to further their education.

Amount
$1,000–$10,000
Scholarships awarded
6 winners
Required GPA
2.8
Deadline
February 1

Michigan First Scholarship Competition – High school

Michigan First Credit Union offers the Michigan First Scholarship Competition to high school seniors and graduates to further their education at any accredited college or university in the U.S.

Amount
$1,000–$10,000
Scholarships awarded
6 winners
Required GPA
2.8
Deadline
February 1

North Central Region 9 Scholarship

The scholarship is awarded to one high school senior or undergraduate student enrolled in a two- or four-year college or university within the North Central region.

Amount
$1,000–$6,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3.0
Deadline
February 1

Courageous Persuaders Video Contest

Courageous Persuaders offers scholarships to high school students, who demonstrate strong persuasive skills through 30-second video submission, to encourage them to enroll in an undergraduate degree program.

Amount
$250–$3,000
Scholarships awarded
15 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
February 4

Applegate-Jackson-Parks Future Teacher Scholarship

The National Institute for Labor Relations Research (NILRR) offers the Applegate-Jackson-Parks Future Teacher Scholarship of $1,000 to an undergraduate or graduate student to further their education.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
February 10

MSPE Scholarships

Michigan Society of Professional Engineers offers the MSPE Scholarships, ranging from $1,000 to $2,000, for students seeking engineering degrees at Michigan colleges and universities with ABET accreditation.

Amount
$1,000–$2,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3.0
Deadline
February 15

Steve Wagner Scholarship

The American Council of Engineering offers the Steve Wagner Scholarship to high school seniors in Michigan who wish to study civil engineering at any accredited college or university in the U.S.

Amount
$1,000–$5,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3.0
Deadline
February 15

William B. Howell Memorial Scholarship

The William B. Howell Memorial Scholarship awards $2,500 to undergraduate students who reside in Ohio, Michigan, or Florida and are enrolled full- or part-time in a welding degree program.

Amount
$2,500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
2.5
Deadline
February 15

American Electric Power Scholarship

The American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) offers the American Electric Power Scholarship to an eligible student enrolled in an ABET-accredited school who demonstrates an interest in power engineering.

Amount
$4,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
February 18
Winner announcement
by July 1

Jay Charles Levine Scholarship

The United Negro College Fund (UNCF) awards the Jay Charles Levine Scholarship of $3,200 to full-time college freshmen enrolled in a UNCF member school in any field of study in Michigan.

Amount
$3,200
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
2.8
Deadline
February 21

Miller Johnson Diversity Law Scholarship

The Miller Johnson Diversity Law Scholarship awards one $5,000 scholarship to a student of color who has been accepted to or is enrolled at an accredited law school within the U.S.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3.0
Deadline
March 1

Rosa L. Parks Scholarship

The scholarship is for school seniors attending public or private schools in Michigan, each, to further their education in their field of choice at an accredited university or college.

Amount
$2,000
Scholarships awarded
40 winners
Required GPA
2.5
Deadline
March 1

Society of Women Engineers – Detroit Section High School Scholarship

SWE Detroit offers the High School Scholarship to a female high school senior in Michigan to further her education in engineering at an accredited undergraduate institution.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3.0
Deadline
March 1

MTU Visual and Performing Arts Talent Award

Michigan Technological University (MTU) offers the Visual and Performing Arts Talent Award to graduating high school seniors in Michigan, with visual arts or musical talent, to pursue their undergraduate studies.

Amount
$2,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
2.5
Deadline
March 27
Winner announcement
April 15, 2023

Kelsey’s Law Scholarship

The Kelsey’s Law Distracted Driving Awareness Scholarship provides $5,000 in scholarships to Michigan high school seniors with convincing messages to other young drivers to avoid or stop distracted driving.

Amount
$500–$2,000
Scholarships awarded
4 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
March 31
Winner announcement
April 2023

¡Lánzate!/Take Off! Higher Education Travel Award program

The ¡Lánzate!/Take Off! Higher Education Travel Award program offers 185 $1,500 flight e-passes to undergraduate and graduate students who travel away from home to study.

Amount
$1,500
Scholarships awarded
185 winners
Required GPA
2.5
Deadline
May 15
Winner announcement
July 8, 2023

The SET Educational Fund

The SET Educational Fund offers the SET Educational Fund scholarship program of $6,500 to two excellent college students in Michigan financially supporting them to complete their education.

Amount
$6,500
Scholarships awarded
2 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
May 23

Robert R. Robinson Scholarship

Michigan Township Association (MTA) awards the Robert R. Robinson Scholarship of $1,000 to students pursuing undergraduate and graduate degrees in public administration and aspiring for local leadership roles in Michigan.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
May 31

MBC-LEO Book Scholarship Award

The award is a book scholarship fund and the $500 prize is strictly designated for books. Applicants must be a current high school senior or college freshman at an accredited institution.

Amount
$500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
June 1

KASF Midwestern Regional Chapter Scholarships

The Korean American Scholarship Foundation offers scholarships for all academic levels ranging from $500 to $5,000 to eligible students to complete their desired degrees. Applicants must demonstrate financial need.

Amount
$500–$5,000
Scholarships awarded
32 winners
Required GPA
3.0
Deadline
June 30
Winner announcement
August, 2022

Warner Norcross & Judd Law Scholarship

The scholarship, administered by Warner Norcross & Judd and Grand Rapids Community Foundation, is offered to a minority student enrolled at or pursuing a law degree at an accredited U.S. institution.

Amount
$5,000–$20,000
Scholarships awarded
2 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
June 30

Fund Your Future Scholarship for Hospitality Students

There’s no need to sweat it out when you can apply for a hospitality student's scholarship in Chicago.

Amount
$6,000–$40,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3.0
Deadline
July 1

Michigan Oil & Gas Producers Education Foundation Scholarship

The scholarship is open to Michigan high school graduates and college students pursuing degrees that lead to careers in the crude oil and natural gas exploration and production fields.

Amount
$500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
2.8
Deadline
July 23

Study.com September Scholarships

The Study.com September Scholarships offer 30 students in any field of study from the United States or 25 specific states a $500 scholarship each to pursue their undergraduate studies.

Amount
$500
Scholarships awarded
30 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
September 1
Winner announcement
December

Michigan Section One AWWA Operator Scholarship

The scholarship of $1,000 is awarded to one undergraduate student interested in an education in water or water operators seeking to further their professional development via college courses.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
October 1

MTU Leading Scholar Award – The Resident Value

Michigan Technological University awards MTU Leading Scholar Award to outstanding incoming freshman students to further their education. Applicants can be residents or non-residents of Michigan.

Amount
$20,000–$60,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3.3
Deadline
November 1
Winner announcement
December 10, 2023

Michigan Scholarships

Also nicknamed the Great Lakes State, Michigan is one of the top 10 most populous states of the United States of America. It is known for its agriculture, producing high-quality apples, blueberries, and cherries. It has a good educational system and houses more than 110 universities and colleges with a plethora of majors to choose from. Many state-specific scholarships can help students to pursue the major of their choice in Michigan universities.

Frequently asked questions

What are the top schools in Michigan?

  • University of Michigan–Ann Arbor

University of Michigan–Ann Arbor ranks 25th among the top national universities in the United States. You can check out the You are the Future Scholarship if you are looking for Michigan-based scholarships. 

 

  • Michigan State University

Michigan State University ranks around 77th in the list of the top national universities in the United States. The Rollin M. Gerstacker Foundation Scholarship is a great way to fund your studies in this state and university. 

 

  • Michigan Technological University

Michigan Technological University ranks 151st in the list of the top national universities in the United States. If you’re looking for funds, try the MTU Leading Scholar Award – The Resident Value.

 

Most popular majors in Michigan?

  1. Computer and Information Sciences
  2. Economics
  3. Health Sciences

Where does Michigan rank in education?

Michigan ranks 25th on a list of most educated states and 36rd in terms of best public school systems. Read our reports on 2022 Most & Least Educated States and States with Best & Worst Public School Systems for more.