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 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: 05/31/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/31/2018
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: 05/31/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/31/2018
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: 05/31/2018
  • Award: 1,000
Deadline05/31/2018
$7,500.00 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: 05/31/2018
  • Award: $7,500.00
Deadline05/31/2018
Varies James P. DeLapa Culinary Scholarship
The James P. DeLapa Culinary Scholarship is awarded to students in the Culinary Arts Program. To qualify for this opportunity, applicants must: -...
The James P. DeLapa Culinary Scholarship is awarded to students in the...
  • Deadline: 05/31/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/31/2018
Varies Lobdell Restaurants Scholarship
The Lobdell Restaurants Scholarship is awarded to students in the Culinary Arts Program. To qualify for this award, recipients must: - be an...
The Lobdell Restaurants Scholarship is awarded to students in the...
  • Deadline: 05/31/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/31/2018
2,500 Lobdell Teaching Restaurant Scholarship
The first-year students who are selected for the Lobdell Teaching Restaurant Scholarship will receive a generous one year award, renewable for a...
The first-year students who are selected for the Lobdell Teaching...
  • Deadline: 05/31/2018
  • Award: 2,500
Deadline05/31/2018
$500.00 Lulu's Siren Hall Scholarship Dinner
The Lulus/Siren Hall Scholarship Dinner is an annual event where culinary students will create dishes from the Balthazar Restaurant in New York...
The Lulus/Siren Hall Scholarship Dinner is an annual event where...
  • Deadline: 05/31/2018
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline05/31/2018
1,500 Missy Memorial Scholarship
The Magnum Hospitality “Missy” Memorial Scholarship is awarded to second year culinary students (30 or more earned credits). To qualify for this...
The Magnum Hospitality “Missy” Memorial Scholarship is awarded to second...
  • Deadline: 05/31/2018
  • Award: 1,500
Deadline05/31/2018
1,000 Nick Adamski Memorial Scholarship
The Nick Adamski Memorial Scholarship is awarded to a non-traditional student in the Culinary Arts Program. To qualify for this opportunity,...
The Nick Adamski Memorial Scholarship is awarded to a non-traditional...
  • Deadline: 05/31/2018
  • Award: 1,000
Deadline05/31/2018
1,000 Rudd Culinary Scholarship
The Rudd Culinary Scholarship is awarded to students in the Culinary Program. To qualify for this opportunity, applicants must: - have a cumulative...
The Rudd Culinary Scholarship is awarded to students in the Culinary...
  • Deadline: 05/31/2018
  • Award: 1,000
Deadline05/31/2018
Varies Tapawingo Scholarship
The Tapawingo Scholarship is awarded to students in the Culinary Art Program. To qualify for this award, applicants must: - have a cumulative GPA...
The Tapawingo Scholarship is awarded to students in the Culinary Art...
  • Deadline: 05/31/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/31/2018
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: 05/31/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/31/2018
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 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 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 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
$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
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
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
$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 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...
  • Deadline:
  • 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...
  • Deadline:
  • 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...
  • Deadline:
  • 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...
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  • Award: $500.00
Varies Erich Blough Scholarship
The Eric Blough Endowment Scholarship is awarded to students in the Communications & Speech, Information Technology, or Psychology...
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...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
1,000 Ferguson-Osterlin Health Scholarship
The Ferguson-Osterlin Health Scholarship is awarded to students in the Pre-Med, Associate Degree Nursing (ADN), Practical Nursing (PN), or any...
The Ferguson-Osterlin Health Scholarship is awarded to students in the...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: 1,000
Varies Fisher Nursing Scholarship
The Fisher Nursing Scholarship is awarded to students in any Nursing program. To qualify for this award, recipients must: - Complete the Free...
The Fisher Nursing Scholarship is awarded to students in any Nursing...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Fivenson Memorial Scholarship
The Fivenson Memorial Scholarship is awarded to students in any program of study. Qualifications include: - enrollment in 1 or more credits -...
The Fivenson Memorial Scholarship is awarded to students in any program...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Francis D. Pronger Criminal Justice Scholarship
The Francis D. Pronger Criminal Justice Scholarship is awarded to students in the Criminal Justice or Law Enforcement program.
The Francis D. Pronger Criminal Justice Scholarship is awarded to...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Fred M & Carmen B Rothermel Nursing Scholarship
The Fred M. & Carmen B. Rothermel Nursing Scholarship is awarded to students in the Associate Degree Nursing program. To qualify for this...
The Fred M. & Carmen B. Rothermel Nursing Scholarship is awarded to...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Genevieve Steiger & Harold Richardson Scholarship Endowment Fund
Genevieve Steiger & Harold Richardson Scholarship is awarded to Northwestern Michigan College (NMC) students in any program of study. To...
Genevieve Steiger & Harold Richardson Scholarship is awarded to...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies George & Helen Schafer Memorial Scholarship
The George & Helen Schafer Memorial Scholarship is awarded to students in any program of study. To qualify for this award, recipients must: -...
The George & Helen Schafer Memorial Scholarship is awarded to...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies