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Paddock Scholarship (MTU Scholarship)

The Mike and Cathy Paddock Scholarship is for students entering civil or geospatial engineering programs in Fall 2021.

  • Eligibility: Students majoring in one of the following majors
    • civil engineering
    • geospatial engineering
  • Award Value: Four (4) $5,000 awards, renewable for three years if renewal criteria is met.
  • Deadline: March 10, 2021, for priority consideration
  • How to Apply: Complete the Google Form application, which includes a short essay.

For questions, please email Dr. Audra Morse at anmorse@mtu.edu


Donald J Campbell Metallurgy Scholarship

Administered by: The Western Michigan Chapter of the American Foundry Society.

This scholarship is dedicated to the memory of Donald J Campbell.

Award Value: Variable

Deadline: Postmarked by February 15, 2021

Eligibility Minimum Requirements:

• High School Education or Equivalent.
• If currently enrolled, be in “good standing” academically at their respective College, Community College, Trade School, or University.
Have a genuine interest in working in the metal casting industry or related field.
• Have filled out the application form OR submitted an essay for review by the DJC Scholarship Committee expressing a desire to receive a scholarship highlighting why they would be a good investment of scholarship funds.

Ideal Candidates will also have one or more of the following:

• Documented co-operative experience in a foundry
• Documented work experience in the metal casting industry or associated industry
• Letter of recommendation by current or previous employer in metal casting industry.
• Majoring in metallurgy, engineering, chemistry, or related hard science with metal casting as a focus.
• Attended FEF University or college or community college with direct focus on foundry related coursework.
• Letter of support from someone within the metalcasting industry able to provide character reference.

Application Materials:

  1. Complete application form (below) AND submit essay for DJ Campbell Committee.
  2. Attach transcript of your educational record (high school, college, or military service). Note: graduate students: Submit Information on Previous Degrees.
  3. Submit a letter of recommendation from one of the following: current or previous employer, current instructor.
  4. Mail a hard copy of the information to the above address postmarked no later than February 15th Emailing a copy of the information is also acceptable but please also mail a hard copy.
  5. Successful applicants must register with the Foundry Educational Foundation.

Submit Completed Applications to:

Mail To:
Mr. Travis Hepfner
Cadillac Casting Inc
1500 4th Ave
Cadillac Michigan, 49601

Email to:
thepfner@cadillaccasting.com

Application Form


The Dominguez Firm Collegiate Scholarship Award

Amount:  $5,000

Eligibility:

  • Student must be a US citizen or a permanent resident
  • Student must be a senior in high school or a first or second-year college/trade school student;
  • Student must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher;
  • Student must demonstrate involvement in community activities

Application Requires the Following:

  • Essay and/or video
  • Unofficial transcript
  • Application form

Submit ApplicationsClick here for more information.

Deadline: July 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.


International Business Communications Scholarship

Amount:  $500

Eligibility:

  • Applicant must be a currently enrolled, full-time undergraduate student at an accredited college or university
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0

Application Requires the Following:

  • Essay
  • Application form

Submit ApplicationsClick here for more information.

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.


Abbott & Fenner Scholarship

Amount:  $1,000

Eligibility:

  • Available to all high school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any accredited post secondary institution

Application Requires the Following:

  • Essay

Submit ApplicationsClick here for more information and essay topic.

Deadline: June 12, 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.


Northwestern Mutual Childhood Cancer Sibling Scholarship

*Application deadline is February 1st, 2021

Amount:  $5,000 (multiple awards, renewable up to one year)

Eligibility:

  • Be siblings of individuals who are in current treatment, have survived or passed away from childhood cancer.
  • Applicants must upload an Affidavit, signed by Parent or Legal Guardian, confirming your status as a Sibling of someone who is currently in treatment, has survived or passed away from childhood cancer.
  • Be age 25 and under who are high school seniors or graduates, or current postsecondary undergraduates, who plan to enroll in full-time undergraduate study at an accredited two-year or four-year college, university, or vocational-technical school for the entire upcoming academic year.
  • Have a minimum grade point average of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale (or its equivalent).

Application Requires the Following:

  • Application
  • Complete transcript
  • Affidavit
  • Financial Data Form (if parents cannot submit jointly on electronic form)
  • Recommendation form

Submit ApplicationsClick here for more information and to apply.

Deadline: February 1, 2021 @ 3:00 p.m.

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.


Northwestern Mutual Childhood Cancer Survivor Scholarship

*Application deadline is February 1st, 2021

Amount:  $5,000 (multiple awards, renewable up to one year)

Eligibility:

  • Be pediatric cancer survivors, age 25 and under, who have been diagnosed by a physician as having had treatment for and survived cancer. Applicants who are selected as finalists will be asked to provide a medical verification form.
  • Be high school seniors, high school graduates or current post-secondary undergraduates who plan to enroll in full-time undergraduate study at an accredited two- or four-year college, university or vocational-technical school for the entire upcoming academic year.
  • Have a minimum grade point average of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale (or the equivalent)

Application Requires the Following:

  • Application
  • Complete transcript
  • Financial Data Form (if parents cannot submit jointly on electronic form)
  • Recommendation form

Submit ApplicationsClick here for more information and to apply.

Deadline: February 1, 2021 @ 3:00 p.m.

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.


Boster Bio Scholarship

Amount:  2 – $1,000

Eligibility:

  • Minimum GPA of 3.60
  • Applicants must provide proof that they have been accepted into a research position in biology or medical-related lab on a full-time or substantial part-time basis
  • For high school candidates it is acceptable to prove a proof of significant interest in biomedical research, that is supported by a history of volunteering or an internship in the area of biology and medicine

Application Requires the Following:

  • Essay
  • Copy of current college or high school transcript
  • Letter of recommendation
  • Letter of acceptance from healthcare of biomedical related post-secondary program you will attend
  • Optionally, an abstract of your research can be submitted

Submit ApplicationsClick here for more information.

Deadline: June 30, 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.


MyCreativeShop’s Scholarship

Amount:  $1,000

Eligibility:

  • All applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, as a full-time student at an accredited US college or university for the semester that they are applying to receive the scholarship
  • Domestic, international, and undocumented students may apply

Application Requires the Following:

  • Submit an example of how you’ve used your creative thinking skills to reach a personal goal. You can present your work via any medium that you think best presents your story.
  • Submit proof of enrollment or an acceptance letter in an accredited learning institution

Submit ApplicationsClick here for more information.

Deadline: April 1, 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.


Online Calculations Scholarship Program

Amount:  $500

Eligibility:

  • Minimum GPA of 3.00
  • Be transitioning from high school to college or already enrolled in college

Application Requires the Following:

  • Essay

Submit ApplicationsClick here for more information.

Deadline: April 30, 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.