2015-2016 Scholarship Application

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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.

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Winter 2016

Arab American Women's Business Council Scholarship 10/23/2015

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

Point Foundation Scholarship Currently closed - due Jan 20th of each year
Finaid.org LGBT+ Scholarships Varies
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University of Michigan-Flint Merit Scholarships

All qualified students are considered for merit scholarships during the admissions process with consideration given to students whose applications for admission are received by the application deadline. Selection criteria include GPA, academic course load, rank in class, personal essays and letters of recommendation, extracurricular involvement as well as standardized test scores. If you would like more information on the following merit scholarships please contact the Admissions Office.

Michigan Scholar Award
Awarded to entering freshmen, this four-year, full-time tuition and fees award also carries a $600 per year book allowance.
Chancellor's Scholarship
Awarded to entering freshmen, this four-year award covers full-time tuition and fees.
University Scholar Award
Two years of full-time tuition and fees awarded to entering transfer students with an associate's degree or significant number of transferring credits.

Michigan Competitive Scholarship
  • Awarded by the Michigan Department of Education
  • $50-$1,300 per year to undergraduate students carrying at least 6-12 credit hours per semester. Awards pro-rated based on number of credits per semester.
  • The amount awarded may be affected by the receipt of additional grants or scholarships.
  • Awarded on ACT score and need
  • Michigan residency required
  • Student must maintain satisfactory academic progress
  • Students must file the FAFSA by posted State of Michigan deadlines (March 1st) for this award.
  • The scholarship is renewable for a maximum of ten semesters, with renewal based on continued need and satisfactory academic progress.

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