Our Opportunities

Below is a listing of scholarships and awards offered by Northwestern Michigan College for the Spring/Summer 2019 and Fall 2019/Spring 2020 semesters.
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.


For more opportunities available to you, please click the opportunities tab and select External.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Varies Aviation Merit Scholarship
The Aviation Merit Scholarship is awarded to students in the Aviation program. To qualify for this award, recipients must: - be enrolled in 6 or...
The Aviation Merit Scholarship is awarded to students in the Aviation...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/15/2019
Varies Business Merit Scholarship
The Business Merit Scholarship is awarded to students in any Business or Culinary program. To qualify for this award, recipients must: - be...
The Business Merit Scholarship is awarded to students in any Business or...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/15/2019
Varies Communication Merit Scholarship
The Communications Merit Scholarship is awarded to students in any Communication program. To qualify for this award, recipients must: - be enrolled...
The Communications Merit Scholarship is awarded to students in any...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/15/2019
Varies Health Occupations Merit Scholarship
The Health Occupations Merit Scholarship is awarded to students in any Health Occupations program. To qualify for this award, recipients must: - be...
The Health Occupations Merit Scholarship is awarded to students in any...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/15/2019
Varies Humanities Merit Scholarship
The Humanities Merit Scholarship is awarded to students in any Humanities program. To qualify for this award, recipients must: - be enrolled in 6...
The Humanities Merit Scholarship is awarded to students in any...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/15/2019
Varies Maritime Merit Scholarship
The Maritime Merit Scholarship is awarded to students in Great Lakes Maritime Academy. To qualify for this award, recipients must: - be enrolled in...
The Maritime Merit Scholarship is awarded to students in Great Lakes...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/15/2019
Varies Science/Math Merit Scholarship
The Science/Math Merit Scholarship is awarded to students in any Science/Math program. To qualify for this award, recipients must: - be enrolled in...
The Science/Math Merit Scholarship is awarded to students in any...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/15/2019
Varies Social Science Merit Scholarship
The Social Science Merit Scholarship is awarded to students in any Social Science program. To qualify for this award, recipients must: - be...
The Social Science Merit Scholarship is awarded to students in any...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/15/2019
Varies Technical Merit Scholarship
The Technical Merit Scholarship is awarded to students in any Technical program. To qualify for this award, recipients must: - be enrolled in 6 or...
The Technical Merit Scholarship is awarded to students in any Technical...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/15/2019
Varies Taste of Success Scholarship
The Taste of Success Scholarship is awarded to students in the Culinary Arts program. To qualify for this award, recipients must: - maintain a...
The Taste of Success Scholarship is awarded to students in the Culinary...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/15/2019
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: 04/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2019
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: 04/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2019
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: 04/01/2019
  • Award: 1,000
Deadline04/01/2019
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: 04/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2019
$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: 04/01/2019
  • Award: $200.00
Deadline04/01/2019
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: 04/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2019
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: 04/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2019
$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: 04/01/2019
  • Award: $400.00
Deadline04/01/2019
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: 04/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2019
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: 04/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2019
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: 04/01/2019
  • Award: 2,500
Deadline04/01/2019
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: 04/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2019
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: 04/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2019
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: 04/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2019
Varies Chef Pierre Scholarship
The Chef Pierre Scholarship is awarded to students in the Culinary Arts program. To qualify for this award, recipients must: - be enrolled in 12 or...
The Chef Pierre Scholarship is awarded to students in the Culinary Arts...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2019
$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 year...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2019
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline04/01/2019
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: 04/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2019
Varies Computer Studies Scholarship
The Computer Studies Scholarship is awarded to students in a Computer Information Technology program. To qualify for this award, recipients must: -...
The Computer Studies Scholarship is awarded to students in a Computer...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2019
$750.00 Corinne J. Naar Scholarship
The Corrine J. Naar Scholarship is awarded to a student in the Math program. The recipient must: - be enrolled in 12 or more credits - have a...
The Corrine J. Naar Scholarship is awarded to a student in the Math...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2019
  • Award: $750.00
Deadline04/01/2019
Varies Culinary Arts Scholarship
The Culinary Arts Scholarship is awarded to students in the Culinary program. Qualifications include: - a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or better -...
The Culinary Arts Scholarship is awarded to students in the Culinary...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2019
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: 04/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2019
Varies Daniel R. Olson Memorial Art Scholarship for returning NMC students
The Daniel R. Olson Memorial Art Scholarship is awarded to returning NMC students with a preference for art majors. To qualify for this award,...
The Daniel R. Olson Memorial Art Scholarship is awarded to returning NMC...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2019
Varies Daniel R. Olson Memorial Art Scholarship for Traverse City Area High School students
The Daniel R. Olson Memorial Art Scholarship is awarded to incoming students from Traverse City Area High School with a preference for art...
The Daniel R. Olson Memorial Art Scholarship is awarded to incoming...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2019
Varies Darrell Holtsclaw Scholarship
The Darrell Holtsclaw Scholarship is awarded to an incoming student in the Aviation program. To qualify for this award, recipients must: - be...
The Darrell Holtsclaw Scholarship is awarded to an incoming student in...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2019
Varies Donovan P. Rodriguez Aviation Scholarship
The Donovan P. Rodriguez Aviation Endowment Scholarship is award to students in the Aviation-Pilot Training Program. Qualifications include: - a...
The Donovan P. Rodriguez Aviation Endowment Scholarship is award to...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2019
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: 04/01/2019
  • Award: 1,000
Deadline04/01/2019
Varies Economic Club of Traverse City Scholarship
The Economic Club of Traverse City is pleased to offer educational opportunities to students pursuing a General Business Degree. Qualifications...
The Economic Club of Traverse City is pleased to offer educational...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2019
$150.00 F.W. Sorensen Memorial Scholarship
The F.W. Sorensen Memorial Scholarship is awarded to students in the Engineering program. To qualify for this award, recipients must: - have a...
The F.W. Sorensen Memorial Scholarship is awarded to students in the...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2019
  • Award: $150.00
Deadline04/01/2019
1,000 Fawcett-Updike Culinary Scholarship
The Fawcett-Updike Culinary Scholarship is open to all culinary students regardless of residency, cumulative GPA, or credit hours currently enrolled.
The Fawcett-Updike Culinary Scholarship is open to all culinary students...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2019
  • Award: 1,000
Deadline04/01/2019
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: 04/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2019
$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: 04/01/2019
  • Award: $300.00
Deadline04/01/2019
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: 04/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2019
$500.00 Global Remediation Technologies Scholarship
The Global Remediation Technologies Incorporation, a recognized leader in Environmental Engineering is honored to award two current Northwestern...
The Global Remediation Technologies Incorporation, a recognized leader...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2019
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline04/01/2019
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: 04/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2019
1,000 Gordon Niemi Business Division Scholarship
The Gordon Niemi Business Division Scholarship is awarded to students in Accounting Program. Recipients must: - have a minimum cumulative GPA of...
The Gordon Niemi Business Division Scholarship is awarded to students in...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2019
  • Award: 1,000
Deadline04/01/2019
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: 04/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2019
1,000 Grand Traverse Distillery Scholarship
Michigan’s largest micro-distillery, Grand Traverse Distillery offers an annual opportunity to one culinary student to address unmet financial...
Michigan’s largest micro-distillery, Grand Traverse Distillery offers an...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2019
  • Award: 1,000
Deadline04/01/2019
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: 04/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2019
$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: 04/01/2019
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline04/01/2019
$0.00 Greenaway- Gaunt Scholarship
The Greenaway- Gaunt Scholarship is awarded to students in the Culinary Arts program. To qualify for this award, recipients must: - Express in...
The Greenaway- Gaunt Scholarship is awarded to students in the Culinary...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2019
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline04/01/2019