Category: Outside Scholarships

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

Maritime Workers Scholarship – Laborde Earles Law Firm LLC

Amount: $2,500

Eligibility:

  • Being admitted to or currently attending a college or university
  • A minimum GPA of 3.0
  • Planning to study engineering, mechanics, or other related maritime careers

Application Requires the Following:

  • Application
  • Essay
  • Unofficial transcript

Submit Applications: Click here to apply.

Deadline: June 15, 2021

Please note: This is an outside scholarship. Michigan Technological University is not affiliated with this scholarship. Michigan Tech does not endorse any specific website and are not responsible for the content on the website. We simply provide these links as a courtesy to you.


Looking Beyond College Scholarship – MDG Advertising

Amount: $1,000

Eligibility:

  • Enrolled in a degree-granting college in the U.S.
  • U.S. citizen or resident

Application Requires the Following:

  • Application
  • Essay

Submit Applications: Click here to apply.

Deadline: November 19, 2021

Please note: This is an outside scholarship. Michigan Technological University is not affiliated with this scholarship. Michigan Tech does not endorse any specific website and are not responsible for the content on the website. We simply provide these links as a courtesy to you.


Mesothelioma.com Scholarship

Amount: $4,000

Eligibility:

  • Full-time undergraduate or graduate student
  • In good academic standing with a GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Have either battled cancer or have a parent, sibling, immediate family member, or close friend that has battled or is currently fighting cancer

Application Requires the Following:

  • Application
  • Essay or video
  • Unofficial Academic Transcript
  • Proof of enrollment
  • 2 letters of recommendation
  • Information about honors received and volunteer work

Submit Applications: Click here to apply.

Deadline: March 31, 2022 (for the 2022-2023 academic year)

Please note: This is an outside scholarship. Michigan Technological University is not affiliated with this scholarship. Michigan Tech does not endorse any specific website and are not responsible for the content on the website. We simply provide these links as a courtesy to you.


Cancer Survivors Scholarship – Chalik & Chalik

Amount: $1,000

Eligibility:

  • 3.0 GPA
  • Admitted to or enrolled in an accredited college or university

Application Requires the Following:

  • Application
  • Unofficial transcript
  • Essay

Submit Applications: Click here to apply.

Deadline: June 15, 2021

Please note: This is an outside scholarship. Michigan Technological University is not affiliated with this scholarship. Michigan Tech does not endorse any specific website and are not responsible for the content on the website. We simply provide these links as a courtesy to you.


Community Engagement Scholarship – Chalik & Chalik

Amount: $1,000

Eligibility:

  • 3.0 GPA
  • Admitted to or enrolled in an accredited college or university

Application Requires the Following:

  • Application
  • Unofficial transcript
  • Essay

Submit Applications: Click here to apply.

Deadline: June 15, 2021

Please note: This is an outside scholarship. Michigan Technological University is not affiliated with this scholarship. Michigan Tech does not endorse any specific website and are not responsible for the content on the website. We simply provide these links as a courtesy to you.


The Mortgage Mike Scholarship – City Creek Mortgage

Amount: $2,500

Eligibility:

  • Must be 18 years old or older
  • Must be enrolled at an accredited college or university in the United States of America
  • Must not be a family member of a City Creek Mortgage employee

Application Requires the Following:

  • Application
  • Either a written essay or a video
  • A written personal statement

Submit Applications: Click here to apply.

Deadline: August 15, 2021

Please note: This is an outside scholarship. Michigan Technological University is not affiliated with this scholarship. Michigan Tech does not endorse any specific website and are not responsible for the content on the website. We simply provide these links as a courtesy to you.


Shrager & Sachs Scholarship

Amount: $1,000

Eligibility:

  • Undergraduate or graduate student planning to attend for their first year of school
  • School must be located in the United States
  • Student must be living in the United States by the scholarship deadline and have a United States mailing address

Application Requires the Following:

  • Essay
  • Proof of first-year student status
  • Short student bio

Submit Applications: Click here to apply.

Deadline: July 16, 2021

Please note: This is an outside scholarship. Michigan Technological University is not affiliated with this scholarship. Michigan Tech does not endorse any specific website and are not responsible for the content on the website. We simply provide these links as a courtesy to you.


Changing the Law Scholarship – Pacific West Injury Law

Amount: $2,500

Eligibility: Current or incoming college student in good academic standing

Application Requires the Following:

  • Application
  • Unofficial Transcripts
  • Essay

Submit Applications: Click here to apply.

Deadline: June 15, 2021

Please note: This is an outside scholarship. Michigan Technological University is not affiliated with this scholarship. Michigan Tech does not endorse any specific website and are not responsible for the content on the website. We simply provide these links as a courtesy to you.


Bubba Wallace Live to be Different Scholarship

Amount:  $10,000

Eligibility:

  • Undergraduate students and current high school seniors who have large aspirations for their lives despite facing adversity

Application Requires the Following:

  • Essay
  • Application through Bold.org

Submit ApplicationsClick here for essay topic and to apply.

Deadline: May 31, 2021

Please note: This is an outside scholarship. Michigan Technological University is not affiliated with this scholarship. Michigan Tech does not endorse any specific website and are not responsible for the content on the website. We simply provide these links as a courtesy to you.


Morris Bart, LLC Community Service Scholarship

Amount:  $2,500

Eligibility:

  • Hold a 3.0 grade point average (GPA) 
  • Currently enrolled or accepted to attend an accredited college or university for the upcoming semester
  • A history of community service, volunteerism, or fundraising in their community 

Application Requires the Following:

  • Write an essay in response to the prompt
  • Agree to the Terms and Conditions 
  • Apply via the application

Submit ApplicationsClick here for more information.

Deadline: June 15, 2021

Please note: This is an outside scholarship. Michigan Technological University is not affiliated with this scholarship. Michigan Tech does not endorse any specific website and are not responsible for the content on the website. We simply provide these links as a courtesy to you.