Category Archives: Outside Scholarships

Scholarship announcements. These posts will appear on the FinAid homepage.

Nuclear Propulsion Officer Candidate Program

Nuclear Propulsion Officer Candidate Program

Sophomores, juniors, seniors and graduate students can receive a $15,000 sign-on bonus plus $3,800 per month until you graduate through this U.S. Navy program. There are no drills or uniforms. Available positions include naval reactors engineer, nuclear reactor prototype instructor, nuclear power school instructor, submarine and surface nuclear propulsion officer. Must be a U.S. citizen within 30 months of graduation (18 months for naval reactors engineer).

For information call (224)-244-4912 or email andrew.dzyuba@navy.mil.

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German American Chambers of Commerce – Heinz Prechter Scholarships

The Michigan Chapter of the German American Chamber of Commerce of the Midwest is proud to announce that it is continuing its successful scholarship program in 2017 by awarding up to three scholarships of $2,000 each to qualified applicants in or around May.

Recipients are selected through an application and in-person interview process, open to students who are currently enrolled in good standing at a public or private college or university in Michigan, junior-class level or above, and pursuing an internship in Germany in 2017.

Also encouraged to apply are college or university professors conducting study projects aimed at exposing a group of students to Germany, its culture, language, and business environment. The letter of application should include pertinent project details such as number of students participating, key objectives, Germany travel dates, and associated cost.

Application Deadline: April 30, 2017

This scholarship program originated in 2002 and continues to honor Heinz Prechter for the unparalleled contributions he made to the advancement of international relations between Michigan and Germany. We hope to encourage more Michigan students to gain direct exposure to Germany and its social and business culture by living and working there. For more details and application requirements, please access the Scholarship Section on our

Website: http://www.gaccmi.org/scholarships


Mind Lab Pro – Natural Academics Scholarship

The Natural Academics Scholarship is available to all current students as well as incoming students and open to all majors. The objective is to get students thinking about non-medical stimulant drug use and to encourage a drug-free lifestyle.

To learn more, visit our scholarship page (http://www.mindlabpro.com/scholarship) which includes a video of neuroscientist Dr. Ramon Velasquez discussing the scholarship mission and details. The scholarship is hosted by  Mind Lab Pro.


Goldman McCormick Public Relations Scholarship

Goldman McCormick Public Relations (www.goldmanmccormick.com) is proud to announce a $500 scholarship available to your students! The scholarship can be found here:http://goldmanmccormick.com/community-engagement-scholarship-2017/
Some details of the scholarship include:
Application deadline: July 17th, 2017. Date that winner will be notified: August 10th, 2017.
Instructions for students:



Open Education Database – Scholarships

The Open Education Database has been one of the most comprehensive collection of online college rankings and free courses anywhere online since 2007. They welcome learners of all levels to explore their interests and prepare for exciting new careers, build on existing foundations of education and experience, or just satisfy a craving to learn something completely new.

Student can search for scholarships using this link: http://oedb.org/scholarships/


Go Overseas Scholarship – Ireland


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We’re thrilled to announce that Go Overseas and Education in Ireland are awarding 26 scholarships worth more than $290,000 in tuition for studying abroad in Ireland —including master’s degree programs!

These 26 scholarships cover tuition at 12 academic institutions throughout Ireland. Of these 26 scholarships, 9 are for master’s programs at institutions like Trinity College of Dublin, University of Limerick and Mary Immaculate College.

The amount of each tuition waiver varies by program and the scholarships cover tuition only; students will be responsible for travel, accommodations and any additional provider fees

To apply: Students will need to complete an application and submit a short essay and a creative photo that celebrates Ireland. The application can be found here.

Applications are open now. The deadline to enter is March 17, 2017. Winners will be announced shortly thereafter. Please share with your students (download a printable PDF here) and on social media with the hashtag #GoStudyIreland.


The Transformer Association 2017 Scholarship Program

2017 Transformer Scholarship

The Transformer Association is a manufacturing trade association whose corporate members include transformer and power supply manufacturers, their suppliers, safety agencies and consultants. Its focus is to strengthen the transformer industry in North America. Association meetings, surveys and strategic alliances are designed to provide information about management, compliance and technical trends relevant to the industry.

Application information available here: TheTransformerAssociationScholarship2017

 

 

 


2018 Upper Peninsula Road Builders (UPRB) Scholarships

The Board of the Upper Peninsula Road Builders Scholarship Fund is offering scholarships to currently enrolled Civil Engineer and Survey Engineering students at Michigan Tech University.  The awards range between $500 and $1,000 and are not renewable. The scholarship application (attached) has information on selection criteria, as well as information about the UP Road Builders and the people who have set up endowments in their name under this family of scholarships.

Due May 1, 2017 by 5.pm.

Application: UP Road Builders Scholarship Application 2017-2018 new