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.

2015-2016 Scholarship Application

The Scholarship Application has closed - check back in December for next year's application!

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Read a guide on writing the Scholarship Essay

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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
Soroptimist International Live Your Dream Award 11/15/2015
Kay Sampson Kelly Scholarship 12/01/2015
Earth and Resource Science Scholarships 12/01/2015

NAPS National Scholarship


Unhinge Hardware National Scholarship

GoodCall "Best Decision" Scholarship 12/31/2015

Minerva National Scholarship Program

soccerloco National Scholarship Program 12/31/2015

Truth In Aging National Scholarship

Conny E. Nelson Memorial Scholarship Fund 01/15/2015
Valentina D'Appolonia RN Nursing Scholarship 01/15/2015
SOM Study Abroad Scholarship 01/15/2015
Point Foundation Scholarship 01/19/2016 LGBT+ Scholarships Varies
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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