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
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: 05/01/2018
  • Award: 2,500
Deadline05/01/2018
$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: 05/01/2018
  • Award: $400.00
Deadline05/01/2018
$200.00 John Pahl Literary Prize
The John Pahl Literary Prize Scholarship is awarded to any Northwestern Michigan College (NMC) student who has written a fiction or non-fiction...
The John Pahl Literary Prize Scholarship is awarded to any Northwestern...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: $200.00
Deadline05/04/2018
1,000 Joseph Noverr Scholarship
The Joseph Noverr Scholarship is awarded to student in the Journalism or English Program. Qualifications include: - a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or...
The Joseph Noverr Scholarship is awarded to student in the Journalism or...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: 1,000
Deadline05/04/2018
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...
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  • 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 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
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...
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  • 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...
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  • 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
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
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...
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  • 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...
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  • 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...
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  • Award: Varies
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...
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  • Award: Varies
$500.00 Chuck & Barb Benson Scholarship
The Chuck and Barb Benson Scholarship is awarded to any rugby football club player. To qualify for this award, the recipient must: - be a Michigan...
The Chuck and Barb Benson Scholarship is awarded to any rugby football...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500.00
Varies Cindy Warner Endowed Scholarship
The Cindy Warner Endowed Scholarship is awarded to students who are currently or were previously incarcerated or in the Culinary program. To...
The Cindy Warner Endowed Scholarship is awarded to students who are...
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  • Award: Varies
1,000 Clare & Luella McPhall Memorial Scholarship
The Clare and Luella McPhall Memorial Scholarship is awarded to a Northwestern Michigan College (NMC) students in the Maritime or Freshwater...
The Clare and Luella McPhall Memorial Scholarship is awarded to a...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: 1,000
$500.00 Comfort Keepers Caregiver Scholarship Fund
The Comfort Keepers Caregiver Scholarship fund is awarded to students who are employed as a caregiver with Comfort Keepers or elsewhere or are...
The Comfort Keepers Caregiver Scholarship fund is awarded to students...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500.00
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:
  • Award: Varies
1,000 Cone Drive Operations Scholarship
Cone Drive Operations, a world leader in double-enveloping worm gear technology, which delivers drive solutions with the highest torque and shock...
Cone Drive Operations, a world leader in double-enveloping worm gear...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: 1,000
$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:
  • Award: $750.00
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:
  • Award: Varies
Varies D. Jerome & Margery C. Slack Scholarship
The D. Jerome & Margery C. Slack Scholarship is awarded to students in the Education program. To qualify for this award, recipients must: - be...
The D. Jerome & Margery C. Slack Scholarship is awarded to students...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
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...
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  • Award: Varies
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...
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  • Award: Varies
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:
  • Award: Varies
$1,000.00 Debra K. Stewart Nursing Scholarship
The Debra K. Stewart Nursing Scholarship is awarded to students in the Nursing program. To qualify for this award, recipients must: - have a...
The Debra K. Stewart Nursing Scholarship is awarded to students in the...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000.00
$250.00 Don Agosa Scholarship Fund
The Don Agosa Scholarship Fund is awarded to students in any program of study. To qualify for this award, recipients must: - be a Michigan...
The Don Agosa Scholarship Fund is awarded to students in any program of...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $250.00
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...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Dorothy Helms Memorial Scholarship
The Dorothy Helms Memorial Scholarship is awarded to students in the Pre-Med, Associate Degree Nursing (ADN), Practical Nursing (PN), or Dental...
The Dorothy Helms Memorial Scholarship is awarded to students in the...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Dorothy Stoel Scholarship
The Dorothy Stoel Scholarship is awarded to students in any program of study. To qualify for this award, recipients must: - be enrolled in 1 or...
The Dorothy Stoel Scholarship is awarded to students in any program of...
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  • Award: Varies
$500.00 Dr. Travis N & Lucile M Olson Endowed Scholarship
The Dr. Travis N. and Lucile M. Olson Endowed Scholarship is awarded to Northwestern Michigan College (NMC) students in any program of study. To...
The Dr. Travis N. and Lucile M. Olson Endowed Scholarship is awarded to...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500.00
Varies Earl Hathaway Nursing Grant
The Earl Hathaway Nursing Grant is awarded to sophomore students (earned 30 or more credits) in the Associate Degree Nursing (ADN) or Practical...
The Earl Hathaway Nursing Grant is awarded to sophomore students (earned...
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  • Award: Varies
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...
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  • Award: Varies
1,000 Eiken-Nied Scholarship
The Eiken-Nied Scholarships is awarded to students in the Nursing program. To qualify for this award, recipients must: - be a resident of the NMC...
The Eiken-Nied Scholarships is awarded to students in the Nursing...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: 1,000
Varies Elks Lodge Endowment (BPOE #323) Scholarship
The Elks Lodge Endowment (BPOE #323) Scholarship is awarded to Northwestern Michigan College (NMC) students in any program of study. To qualify for...
The Elks Lodge Endowment (BPOE #323) Scholarship is awarded to...
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  • Award: Varies
$500.00 Eric & Hettie Molvang Nursing Scholarship
The Hettie Molvang Nursing Scholarship is awarded to second year (earned 30 or more cumulative credits) student in the Nursing or Maritime...
The Hettie Molvang Nursing Scholarship is awarded to second year (earned...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500.00
Varies Erich Blough Scholarship
The Eric Blough Endowment Scholarship is awarded to students in the Journalism, Information Technology, or Psychology program. Qualifications...
The Eric Blough Endowment Scholarship is awarded to students in the...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Ernest & Donna Raegaunt Scholarship
The Ernest & Donna Raegaunt Scholarship is awarded to students in the Accounting or Business program. To qualify for this award, recipients...
The Ernest & Donna Raegaunt Scholarship is awarded to students in...
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  • Award: Varies
$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...
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  • Award: $150.00
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:
  • Award: 1,000