Our Opportunities

Below is a listing of scholarships and awards offered by Northwestern Michigan College for the 2018-2019 Academic Year. To be considered for many of these scholarships, you will need to submit a General Application. To submit a General Application, please sign in using your NMC ID and password.


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Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Varies Admiral Paul E. Trimble Memorial Scholarship
The Admiral Paul E. Trimble Memorial Scholarship is awarded to students in the Maritime Program. Admiral Trimble served as President of the Lake...
The Admiral Paul E. Trimble Memorial Scholarship is awarded to students...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2018
Varies Barbara H. Thompson Maritime Annual Scholarship
The Barbara H. Thompson Maritime Annual Scholarship is awarded to students in the Maritime program. Recipients must: - be enrolled in 6 or more...
The Barbara H. Thompson Maritime Annual Scholarship is awarded to...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2018
Varies Bishop Richard W. Ingalls Scholarship
The Bishop Richard W. Ingalls Scholarship is awarded to first year students in the Great Lakes Maritime Academy. To qualify for this award,...
The Bishop Richard W. Ingalls Scholarship is awarded to first year...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2018
Varies Captain Lewis Ludington Scholarship
In honor of Captain Lewis Ludington, the Captain Lewis Ludington Scholarship is awarded to students in the Maritime Program. To qualify for this...
In honor of Captain Lewis Ludington, the Captain Lewis Ludington...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2018
2,500 Captain Lori R. Reinhart Scholarship
The Captain Lori R. Reinhart Scholarship is awarded to a third or fourth year female in the Maritime Technology Deck program. The recipient must: -...
The Captain Lori R. Reinhart Scholarship is awarded to a third or fourth...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2018
  • Award: 2,500
Deadline04/01/2018
Varies Captain Ray Skelton Memorial Scholarship
The Captain Ray Skelton Memorial Scholarship is awarded to a student enrolled in the Great Lakes Maritime Program for the senior sea term...
The Captain Ray Skelton Memorial Scholarship is awarded to a student...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2018
$500.00 Chris & April Branson Maritime Scholarship
The Chris & April Branson Maritime Scholarship is awarded to second year students (30 or more credits completed) in the Maritime program. To...
The Chris & April Branson Maritime Scholarship is awarded to second...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2018
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline04/01/2018
Varies Christian P. Kamm Scholarship
The Christian P. Kamm Scholarship is awarded to second year (completion of 30 or more credits) students in the Deck Program at Great Lakes Maritime...
The Christian P. Kamm Scholarship is awarded to second year (completion...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2018
1,000 Doris J Bautch Maritime Scholarship
The Doris J. Bautch Maritime Scholarship is awarded to female students enrolled in the Great Lakes Maritime Academy. Qualifications include: - a...
The Doris J. Bautch Maritime Scholarship is awarded to female students...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2018
  • Award: 1,000
Deadline04/01/2018
$300.00 Franklin Sears Great Lake Maritime Scholarship
The Sears Great Lake Maritime Scholarship is awarded to Great Lakes Maritime Academy students. Recipients of the scholarship must: - be enrolled in...
The Sears Great Lake Maritime Scholarship is awarded to Great Lakes...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2018
  • Award: $300.00
Deadline04/01/2018
Varies George W. Raymond Memorial Maritime Scholarship
The George W. Raymond Memorial Maritime Scholarship was established in honor of 1983 Great Lakes Maritime Academy graduate George...
The George W. Raymond Memorial Maritime Scholarship was established in...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2018
Varies Gordon Lightfoot Scholarship
The Gordon Lightfoot Scholarship is awarded to students in the Maritime Program. Qualifications include: - must have a 3.0 GPA - completion of...
The Gordon Lightfoot Scholarship is awarded to students in the Maritime...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2018
Varies Grand Traverse Bay Power Squadron Maritime Scholarship
The Grand Traverse Bay Power Squadron Maritime Scholarship is awarded to second, third, and fourth year Great Lakes Maritime Academy...
The Grand Traverse Bay Power Squadron Maritime Scholarship is awarded to...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2018
Varies Great Lakes Maritime Academy Superintendent Scholarship
The Great Lakes Maritime Academy Superintendent’s Scholarship is awarded to students in the Maritime Program. To qualify for this award, recipients...
The Great Lakes Maritime Academy Superintendent’s Scholarship is awarded...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2018
$500.00 Great Lakes Maritime Task Force Scholarship
The Great Lakes Maritime Task Force Scholarship is awarded to Deck or Engine Officers in the Great Lakes Maritime Academy. To qualify for this...
The Great Lakes Maritime Task Force Scholarship is awarded to Deck or...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2018
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline04/01/2018
1,000 KVAR Engineering Scholarship
In memory of his experience at Northwestern Michigan College (NMC), Mike Wesenberg is honored to award a Maritime Engineer the KVAR Engineering...
In memory of his experience at Northwestern Michigan College (NMC), Mike...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2018
  • Award: 1,000
Deadline04/01/2018
Varies Les & Anne Biederman Maritime Scholarship
The Les & Anne Biederman Foundation gives an annual scholarship with preference to applicants who can verify that they are employed or...
The Les & Anne Biederman Foundation gives an annual scholarship with...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2018
Varies Maxine V. Hurley Memorial Scholarship
The Maxine V. Hurley Memorial Scholarship is awarded to a third year Engine Cadet, for fall semester only. This award is given in loving memory of...
The Maxine V. Hurley Memorial Scholarship is awarded to a third year...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2018
1,000 Richard & Kimiko Williams Great Lakes Maritime Academy Scholarship
The Richard and Kimiko Williams Great Lakes Maritime Academy Scholarship is awarded to incoming Maritime Cadets. Recipients must: - maintain a...
The Richard and Kimiko Williams Great Lakes Maritime Academy Scholarship...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2018
  • Award: 1,000
Deadline04/01/2018
Varies Thomas B. Crowley, Sr. Memorial Scholarship
In recognition of students who demonstrate achievement and leadership ability to successfully pursue careers in the towing industry, the Crowley...
In recognition of students who demonstrate achievement and leadership...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2018
$400.00 Williams Engineering Scholarship
The Williams Engineering Scholarship is awarded to a Great Lakes Maritime senior in their last year. The award is to help defray the cost of...
The Williams Engineering Scholarship is awarded to a Great Lakes...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2018
  • Award: $400.00
Deadline04/01/2018
$200.00 Auto Technology Scholarship
The Auto Technology Scholarship is awarded to students in the Automotive program . To qualify for this award, recipients must: - be enrolled in 1...
The Auto Technology Scholarship is awarded to students in the Automotive...
  • Deadline: 04/20/2018
  • Award: $200.00
Deadline04/20/2018
Varies Dale Anderson Memorial Scholarship
The Dale Anderson Memorial Scholarship is awarded to all technical discipline programs. To qualify for this award, recipients must: - be enrolled...
The Dale Anderson Memorial Scholarship is awarded to all technical...
  • Deadline: 04/20/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/20/2018
Varies Frank & Dorothy Stulen M-TEC Scholar Award
The Frank and Dorothy Stulen M-TEC Scholar Award is awarded to any M-TEC sponsored program, class, or student professional development activity. No...
The Frank and Dorothy Stulen M-TEC Scholar Award is awarded to any M-TEC...
  • Deadline: 04/20/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/20/2018
Varies Home Builders Association of Grand Traverse Area Construction Scholarship
The Home Builders Association of Grand Traverse Area Construction Scholarship is awarded to Construction Technology Students. To qualify for this...
The Home Builders Association of Grand Traverse Area Construction...
  • Deadline: 04/20/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/20/2018
$500.00 Mike MacIntosh Memorial Scholarship
In recognition of students aspiring to have a career in the automotive field, the Mike MacIntosh Memorial Car show donates proceeds to award a...
In recognition of students aspiring to have a career in the automotive...
  • Deadline: 04/20/2018
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline04/20/2018
Varies Technical Program Scholarship
The Technical Program Scholarship is awarded to students in a Technical program. To qualify for this award, recipients must: - maintain a...
The Technical Program Scholarship is awarded to students in a Technical...
  • Deadline: 04/20/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/20/2018
Varies Technical Restricted Scholarship
The Technical Restricted Scholarship is awarded to students in Technical Area programs. Qualifications include: a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or better.
The Technical Restricted Scholarship is awarded to students in Technical...
  • Deadline: 04/20/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/20/2018
1,000 50th Anniversary Scholarship
The 50th Anniversary Scholarship was established in celebration of Northwestern Michigan Colleges’ 50th Anniversary in 2001. To qualify for this...
The 50th Anniversary Scholarship was established in celebration of...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: 1,000
1,000 Adamson Engineering and Automotive Technology Scholarship
As a tribute to the auto industry, Mr. Adamson established the Adamson Engineering and Automotive Technology Scholarship. Mr. Adamson did so to...
As a tribute to the auto industry, Mr. Adamson established the Adamson...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: 1,000
Varies Aetos Group Scholarship for Unmanned Systems
The Aetos Group Scholarship for Unmanned Systems is awarded to students in the Engineering Technology – Unmanned Aerial Systems or Engineering...
The Aetos Group Scholarship for Unmanned Systems is awarded to students...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Alice Drulard Nursing Memorial Scholarship
In honor of Alice Drulard, her son and daughter have established the Alice Drulard Nursing Scholarship. To qualify for this award, recipients...
In honor of Alice Drulard, her son and daughter have established the...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Allen & Marjorie Pifer Family Scholarship Endowment
The Allen and Marjorie Pifer Family Scholarship Endowment is awarded to students in any program of study to honor Allen and Marjorie’s endless...
The Allen and Marjorie Pifer Family Scholarship Endowment is awarded to...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies American Proficiency Institute Pre-Med Scholarship
The American Proficiency Scholarship is awarded to students in the Pre-Medical program. To qualify for this award, recipients must: - be enrolled...
The American Proficiency Scholarship is awarded to students in the...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Amicae Scholarship
The AMICAE scholarship is awarded to students in any program with preference given to female students. Qualifications include: - enrolled in 1 or...
The AMICAE scholarship is awarded to students in any program with...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Angela I. Nolf Scholarship
In memory of Angela Nolf, a 1993 NMC student, the Angela Nolf scholarship aims to support students in the Business program. Recipients must: - have...
In memory of Angela Nolf, a 1993 NMC student, the Angela Nolf...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
1,000 Angela Kay Ames Scholarship
The Angela Kaye Ames Scholarship is awarded to students in the Culinary Arts Program. Preference is given to an independent returning student. To...
The Angela Kaye Ames Scholarship is awarded to students in the Culinary...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: 1,000
Varies Ann Rogers Family Scholarship for Environmental Studies
The Ann Rogers Family Scholarship for Environmental Studies is awarded to a student with a passion for the environment in any program of study. To...
The Ann Rogers Family Scholarship for Environmental Studies is awarded...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Arms & Cole - Brad McNamara Memorial Scholarship
The Arms and Cole/Brad McNamara Memorial is awarded to student in the HVAC program. No residency, GPA, or enrollment status requirements.
The Arms and Cole/Brad McNamara Memorial is awarded to student in the...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Art & Mary Schmuckal Endowment Scholarship
Thanks to a generous endowment from Art and Mary Schmuckal, Northwestern Michigan College (NMC) is pleased to offer educational opportunities to...
Thanks to a generous endowment from Art and Mary Schmuckal, Northwestern...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Arthur Moenkhaus Engineering Scholarship
In honor of Art Moenkhaus, former Northwestern Michigan College faculty member, his family and friends aim to support a second year (earned 30 or...
In honor of Art Moenkhaus, former Northwestern Michigan College faculty...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Aviation Scholarship
The Aviation Scholarship is awarded to students in the Aviation-Flight Technology program. Qualifications include: - a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or...
The Aviation Scholarship is awarded to students in the Aviation-Flight...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
$400.00 Bay Area Insurance Agents Association
Bay Area Insurance Agents Association is pleased to offer educational opportunities to students enrolled at Northwestern Michigan College...
Bay Area Insurance Agents Association is pleased to offer educational...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $400.00
Varies Becky D. Kelly Scholarship
The Becky D. Kelly Scholarship is awarded to students in any program of study. To qualify for this award, recipients must: - be a resident of the...
The Becky D. Kelly Scholarship is awarded to students in any program of...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
$500.00 Benzie Women's History Project Scholarship
The Benzie Area Women’s History Project Scholarship is awarded to Northwestern Michigan College (NMC) students. Qualifications for this award...
The Benzie Area Women’s History Project Scholarship is awarded to...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500.00
1,000 Bill Marsh Family Auto Scholarship
The Bill Marsh Family Auto Scholarship is awarded to a second year (earned of 30 or more credits) Automotive Technology student. To qualify for...
The Bill Marsh Family Auto Scholarship is awarded to a second year...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: 1,000
Varies Carrie E. Smith Schuyler Business Scholarship
The Carrie E. Smith Schuyler Scholarship is awarded to female students in the Business Program. No residency or enrollment status requirements.
The Carrie E. Smith Schuyler Scholarship is awarded to female students...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Carrie E. Smith-Schuyler Music Scholarship
The Carrie E. Smith Schuyler Scholarship is awarded to female students in the Music program. No residency or enrollment status requirements.
The Carrie E. Smith Schuyler Scholarship is awarded to female students...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Catherine Strom Schmidt Zonta II Scholarship
The Catherine Strom Schmidt Zonta II Scholarship is awarded to female Northwestern Michigan College students in the Business Management...
The Catherine Strom Schmidt Zonta II Scholarship is awarded to female...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Charles R. Sole Memorial Scholarship Fund
The Charles R. Sole Memorial Scholarship is awarded to students in the Aviation program. To qualify for this award, recipients must: - be enrolled...
The Charles R. Sole Memorial Scholarship is awarded to students in the...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies