Our Opportunities

The General Application for 2023-2024 year is open, the 2023-2024 application is for Fall 2023 – Summer 2024 scholarships.


NMC awards over $1.4 million a year in a wide variety of scholarships (based on financial need, academic performance, and interests/experiences). All students have a chance to be awarded a scholarship. To be considered, you will need to submit a General Application. In addition, complete a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to be considered for need-based scholarships.

Please sign in and complete a General Application. Submit it, then check back the next day and periodically to see what scholarships you are matched to. There may be additional steps needed for some scholarships.

For additional opportunities outside of NMC, click the “Opportunities” tab and select “External”.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$1,000.00 Bonnie Fyvie Arfstrom Nursing Scholarship
The Bonnie Fyvie Arfstrom Nursing Scholarship honors Bonnie Fyvie...
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$1,000.00 Catherine Franciosi Groleau Memorial Scholarship
The Catherine Franciosi Groleau Memorial Scholarship provides financial...
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$1,000.00 Dan Deering Scholarship Fund
The Dan Deering Scholarship Fund provides financial assistance to...
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$1,000.00 Dr. Albert E. and Catherine G. Heustis Scholarship to Support the Completion of a Bachelor of Science
The Dr. Albert E. and Catherine G. Heustis Scholarship to Support the...
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Varies K. Ross & Helen Childs Scholarship
The K. Ross & Helen Childs Scholarship is for students with financial...
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Varies Kathleen Hopkins Nursing Scholarship
The Kathleen Hopkins Nursing Scholarship is for students in the nursing...
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Varies Kathleen Hopkins Scholarship for Fine Arts
The Kathleen Hopkins Scholarship for Fine Arts provides financial...
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$4,800.00 Leonard and Charlene Gerow Scholarship
The Leonard and Charlene Gerow Scholarship is for students working...
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$0.00 Nancy Kanitz Steiger and Richard Steiger Scholarship
The Nancy Kanitz Steiger and Richard Steiger Scholarship provides...
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$1,000.00 NMC College Edge Scholarship
College Edge can help prepare students in the core subjects of math and...
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$5,000.00 Richard L. Redmond Jr. Legacy Engineering Scholarship
The Richard L. Redmond Jr. Legacy Engineering Scholarship is for...
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Varies Vance Family Scholarship
The Vance Family Scholarship is for students in the Maritime program.
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$1,000 50th Anniversary Scholarship
The 50th Anniversary Scholarship was established in celebration of...
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Varies Alice Drulard Nursing Memorial Scholarship
In honor of Alice Drulard, her son and daughter have established the...
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Varies Ann Rogers Family Scholarship for Environmental Studies
The Ann Rogers Family Scholarship for Environmental Studies is awarded...
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$3,000.00 Arlie Mae Lessard Grant Scholarship
The Arlie Mae (Bedell) Lessard Memorial Scholarship provides assistance...
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Varies Arthur Moenkhaus Engineering Scholarship
In honor of Art Moenkhaus, former Northwestern Michigan College faculty...
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$1,000.00 Atwell LLC Surveying Scholarship
The Atwell LLC Surveying Scholarship is for students in the Surveying...
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$500.00 Benzie Women's History Project Scholarship
The Benzie Area Women’s History Project Scholarship is awarded to...
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Varies Catherine Strom Schmidt Zonta II Scholarship
The Catherine Strom Schmidt Zonta II Scholarship is awarded to female...
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Varies Chef Pierre Scholarship
The Chef Pierre Scholarship is awarded to students in the Culinary Arts...
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$500.00 Chuck & Barb Benson Scholarship
The Chuck and Barb Benson Scholarship is awarded to any NMC student with...
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1,000 Class of 1951 Scholarship
To Honor the entering Northwestern Michigan College Class of 1951...
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Varies Clovis Ferguson Scholarship
The Clovis Ferguson Scholarship is from students enrolled in the Great...
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1,000 Cone Drive Operations Scholarship
Cone Drive Operations, a world leader in double-enveloping worm gear...
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$750.00 Corinne J. Naar Scholarship
The Corrine J. Naar Scholarship is awarded to a student in the Math...
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$1,000 D & W Mechanical Scholarship
Terry Dudley and Maurice White in 1986 established D&W Mechanical in...
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$0.00 David and Lorah MacIntosh Veterans Scholarship
The David and Lorah MacIntosh Veterans Scholarship is for veteran...
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$500.00 Dickinson Upward Bound Scholarship
The Dickinson Upward Bound Scholarship is awarded to a Commitment...
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$250.00 Donnelly Endowment Scholarship
The Kathleen (Kay) Donnelly Scholarship is awarded to students in the...
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$450.00 Dorothy Helms Memorial Scholarship
The Dorothy Helms Memorial Scholarship is awarded to students in the...
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$500.00 Dr. Travis N & Lucile M Olson Endowed Scholarship
The Dr. Travis N. and Lucile M. Olson Endowed Scholarship is awarded to...
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Varies Earl Hathaway Nursing Grant
The Earl Hathaway Nursing Grant is awarded to sophomore students (earned...
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$1,000.00 Elaine M. Cluff Memorial Accounting Scholarship
The Elaine M. Cluff Memorial Accounting Scholarship is for students...
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Varies Elks Lodge Endowment (BPOE #323) Scholarship
The Elks Lodge Endowment (BPOE #323) Scholarship is awarded to...
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$500.00 Eric & Hettie Molvang Scholarship
The Hettie Molvang Nursing Scholarship is awarded to second year (earned...
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Varies Ernest & Donna Rae Gaunt Scholarship
The Ernest & Donna Raegaunt Scholarship is awarded to students in the...
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Varies Evelyn Rogers Moynihan Scholarship
The Evelyn Rogers Moynihan Scholarship is awarded to Northwestern...
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$150.00 F.W. Sorensen Memorial Scholarship
The F.W. Sorensen Memorial Scholarship is awarded to students in the...
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Varies Failor/Salathiel Scholarship
The Failor/Salathiel Scholarship is for students in Education, Early...
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1,000 Ferguson-Osterlin Health Scholarship
The Ferguson-Osterlin Health Scholarship is awarded to students in the...
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Varies Fred M & Carmen B Rothermel Nursing Scholarship
The Fred M. & Carmen B. Rothermel Nursing Scholarship is awarded to...
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Varies Genevieve Steiger & Harold Richardson Scholarship Endowment Fund
Genevieve Steiger & Harold Richardson Scholarship is awarded to...
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$500 Global Remediation Technologies Scholarship
The Global Remediation Technologies Incorporation, a recognized leader...
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Varies Gordon & Marlene Rady Scholarship Endowment
The Gordon & Marlene Rady Scholarship Endowment is awarded to second...
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$1,000.00 Gosling Czubak Engineering Scholarship
The Gosling Czubak Engineering Scholarship is for students in either the...
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1,000 Griner Family Scholarship
The Griner Family Scholarship is awarded to students in the Engineering...
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Varies H. Cox & Son Incorporation Scholarship
The H. Cox & Sons Incorporation Scholarship is awarded to students in...
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Varies Harold C. & Ida Murner Nursing Scholarship Fund
The Harold C. and Ida Murner Nursing Scholarship Fund is awarded to...
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$1,000.00 Helen Riordan Memorial Scholarship
The Helen Riordan Memorial Scholarship is awarded to Northwestern...
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