New Freshmen Merit Scholarships

New Freshmen Merit Scholarships

High school students applying as first-time freshmen now have access to more scholarship funds to help pay for their respected UM-Flint education. Instantly available to motivated students with strong academic records, our newly expanded Freshmen Merit Scholarship program offers awards ranging up to $7,000 a year, with limited full-ride awards available.

2016-2017 Graduate Scholarship Application

The Graduate Scholarship Application is now open! The deadline to apply for scholarships is June 1st.  (If you are looking for the general scholarship application this will reopen on December 1st, 2016.)

Scholarship Application

View a preview of the application

Browse scholarship summaries

Read a guide on writing the Scholarship Essay

View a sample thank-you letter

View a list of scholarships which require additional documentation

Additional Scholarships
Listed below are additional scholarships and their deadlines as well as links to applications. Click the name of each application for further information. Click the headings to sort by scholarship name or deadline.

Outside Scholarship Opportunities

These scholarship descriptions and respective information are provided as a courtesy in our continued efforts to assist students with their financial needs.  All information posted below is governed by the respective scholarship donor; notification of these scholarship opportunities does not imply University of Michigan – Flint support or endorsement of any of the opportunities described.  All off-campus scholarship announcements require separate applications and have various eligibility requirements and deadlines.  The information provided using this website is intended to be general summary information only.

Scholarship Information Deadline Application
Financial Aid Opportunities for Minority Students Varies
Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities Varies
Hispanic Scholarship Fund Varies
Michigan Test for Teacher Certification (MTTC)
2015/2016 Fee Waiver Voucher Application
MSU's Undergraduate Scholarship Listing Varies
MSU's Graduate Scholarship Listing Varies
National Research Council of the National Academies Rolling
Public Health Online Scholarships Open
Scholarship America Varies
UNCF Scholarships Varies
Community Foundation of Greater Flint Scholarships 04/28/2016
Hartford Technology Rental IT Scholarship 04/30/2016
Nordson BUILDS Scholarship 05/15/2016
Miriam B. Schaefer Scholarship 05/16/2016
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LGBTQ Scholarships

Scholarship Information Deadline Application LGBT+ Scholarships Open
Human Rights Campaign Scholarships Varies

League Foundation Scholarships


Pride Center of the Capital Region Scholarships


Trans Student Educational Resources Scholarships


Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays, or “PFLAG,” National Scholarship Program


National Organization of Gay and Lesbian Scientists and Technical Professionals Scholarships


Traub-Dicker Rainbow Scholarship

Contact for deadline information

Gene and John Athletic Fund Scholarship

Contact for deadline information


To contact the State of Michigan about the Michigan Competitive Scholarship, please use the following:

Michigan Department of Treasury
Office of Scholarships and Grants
Bureau of Student Financial Assistance
P.O. Box 30462
Lansing, MI 48909-7962