Our Opportunities

Below is a listing of scholarships and awards offered by Northwestern Michigan College for the 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’.


The scholarship application for Fall 2020/Spring 2021 will open mid-January 2020.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$500.00 Safety Net Excellence in Information Technology Scholarship
Safety Net Incorporation is honored to award a continuing student in the Computer Information Technology Program a scholarship to encourage strong...
Safety Net Incorporation is honored to award a continuing student in the...
  • Deadline: 11/15/2019
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline11/15/2019
$0.00 Chef Fred and Linda Laughlin Scholarship
The Chef Fred and Linda Laughlin Scholarship was established to benefit a Great Lakes Culinary Institute student.
The Chef Fred and Linda Laughlin Scholarship was established to benefit...
  • Deadline: 12/05/2019
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline12/05/2019
$1,000 Judith A. Pohlod Endowed Scholarship
The Judith A. Pohlod Endowed Scholarship is awarded to a female Commitment Scholarship student at Northwestern Michigan College (NMC) in any...
The Judith A. Pohlod Endowed Scholarship is awarded to a female...
  • Deadline: 12/05/2019
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline12/05/2019
$5,000.00 Rhonda and Michael Estes Scholarship for Veterans' Children and Grandchildren
The Rhonda and Michael Estes Scholarship was established to assist Veterans’ Children and Grandchildren. To qualify for this award, recipients...
The Rhonda and Michael Estes Scholarship was established to assist...
  • Deadline: 12/05/2019
  • Award: $5,000.00
Deadline12/05/2019
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: 12/13/2019
  • Award: 1,000
Deadline12/13/2019
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: 12/13/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/13/2019
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: 12/13/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/13/2019
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: 12/13/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/13/2019
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: 12/13/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/13/2019
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: 12/13/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/13/2019
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: 12/13/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/13/2019
$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: 12/13/2019
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline12/13/2019
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...
  • Deadline: 12/13/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/13/2019
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: 12/13/2019
  • Award: 1,000
Deadline12/13/2019
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: 12/13/2019
  • Award: 1,000
Deadline12/13/2019
1,000 D & W Mechanical Scholarship
Terry Dudley and Maurice White in 1986 established D&W Mechanical in Traverse City, Michigan. D&W Mechanical provides a wide range of mechanical...
Terry Dudley and Maurice White in 1986 established D&W Mechanical in...
  • Deadline: 12/13/2019
  • Award: 1,000
Deadline12/13/2019
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 in...
  • Deadline: 12/13/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/13/2019
Varies Daniel and Debra Edson Scholarship
The Daniel and Debra Edson Scholarship was established to assist learning disabled students who were previously enrolled at TBAISD. To qualify for...
The Daniel and Debra Edson Scholarship was established to assist...
  • Deadline: 12/13/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/13/2019
Varies Dennis And Barbara Fedorinchik Family and Hallmark Construction, Inc. Scholarship
The Dennis and Barbara Fedorinchik Family and Hallmark Construction, Inc. Scholarship is awarded to students in a Construction Technology program...
The Dennis and Barbara Fedorinchik Family and Hallmark Construction,...
  • Deadline: 12/13/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/13/2019
$500.00 Dickinson Upward Bound Scholarship
The Dickinson Upward Bound Scholarship is awarded to a Commitment Scholarship student in any program of study. Qualifications include: - a...
The Dickinson Upward Bound Scholarship is awarded to a Commitment...
  • Deadline: 12/13/2019
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline12/13/2019
$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: 12/13/2019
  • Award: $250.00
Deadline12/13/2019
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: 12/13/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/13/2019
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: 12/13/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/13/2019
$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: 12/13/2019
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline12/13/2019
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: 12/13/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/13/2019
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: 12/13/2019
  • Award: 1,000
Deadline12/13/2019
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...
  • Deadline: 12/13/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/13/2019
$500.00 Eric & Hettie Molvang 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: 12/13/2019
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline12/13/2019
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...
  • Deadline: 12/13/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/13/2019
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 must: -...
The Ernest & Donna Raegaunt Scholarship is awarded to students in the...
  • Deadline: 12/13/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/13/2019
Varies Evelyn Rogers Moynihan Scholarship
The Evelyn Rogers Moynihan Scholarship is awarded to Northwestern Michigan College (NMC) female students in any program of study. To qualify for...
The Evelyn Rogers Moynihan Scholarship is awarded to Northwestern...
  • Deadline: 12/13/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/13/2019
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: 12/13/2019
  • Award: 1,000
Deadline12/13/2019
Varies Fisher Business Scholarship
The Fisher Business Scholarship is awarded to students in any Business program. To qualify for this award, recipients must: - Complete the Free...
The Fisher Business Scholarship is awarded to students in any Business...
  • Deadline: 12/13/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/13/2019
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: 12/13/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/13/2019
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: 12/13/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/13/2019
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...
  • Deadline: 12/13/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/13/2019
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 award,...
The Fred M. & Carmen B. Rothermel Nursing Scholarship is awarded to...
  • Deadline: 12/13/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/13/2019
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 qualify...
Genevieve Steiger & Harold Richardson Scholarship is awarded to...
  • Deadline: 12/13/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/13/2019
1,500 George C. Comden Alumni Scholarship
This scholarship, established by Northwestern Michigan College Alumni, was renamed in recognition of George Comden (Class of 1953) in 1998. ...
This scholarship, established by Northwestern Michigan College Alumni,...
  • Deadline: 12/13/2019
  • Award: 1,500
Deadline12/13/2019
Varies Gordon & Marlene Rady Scholarship Endowment
The Gordon & Marlene Rady Scholarship Endowment is awarded to second year (Earned 30 or more cumulative credits) students in the Math, Science, or...
The Gordon & Marlene Rady Scholarship Endowment is awarded to second...
  • Deadline: 12/13/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/13/2019
1,000 Gosling Czubak Engineering Scholarship
The Gosling Czubak Engineering Scholarship is awarded to students in the Environmental Science or Engineering program. To be eligible for this...
The Gosling Czubak Engineering Scholarship is awarded to students in the...
  • Deadline: 12/13/2019
  • Award: 1,000
Deadline12/13/2019
Varies Graceland Fruit Scholarship
The Graceland Fruit Scholarship is awarded to students in any program of study. To qualify for this award, recipients must: - a resident of Benzie,...
The Graceland Fruit Scholarship is awarded to students in any program of...
  • Deadline: 12/13/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/13/2019
1,000 Griner Family Scholarship
The Griner Family Scholarship is awarded to students in the Engineering program. To qualify for this award, recipients must: - be enrolled in 6 or...
The Griner Family Scholarship is awarded to students in the Engineering...
  • Deadline: 12/13/2019
  • Award: 1,000
Deadline12/13/2019
Varies H. Cox & Son Incorporation Scholarship
The H. Cox & Sons Incorporation Scholarship is awarded to students in the Business program. To qualify for this award, recipients must: - be...
The H. Cox & Sons Incorporation Scholarship is awarded to students in...
  • Deadline: 12/13/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/13/2019
$2,000.00 Hagerty-Simao Family Scholarship
The Hagerty-Simao Family Scholarship is awarded to a female, second year NMC student who demonstrates leadership skills or potential. Preference is...
The Hagerty-Simao Family Scholarship is awarded to a female, second year...
  • Deadline: 12/13/2019
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline12/13/2019
Varies Harold C. & Ida Murner Nursing Scholarship Fund
The Harold C. and Ida Murner Nursing Scholarship Fund is awarded to students in the Associate Degree Nursing (ADN) or Licensed Practical Nursing...
The Harold C. and Ida Murner Nursing Scholarship Fund is awarded to...
  • Deadline: 12/13/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/13/2019
$500.00 Harry L . Weitz MD and Ellamarie Memorial Scholarship
The Harry L . Weitz MD and Ellamarie Memorial Scholarship is awarded to Northwestern Michigan College (NMC) students in any program of...
The Harry L . Weitz MD and Ellamarie Memorial Scholarship is awarded to...
  • Deadline: 12/13/2019
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline12/13/2019
$1,000.00 Helen Riordan Memorial Scholarship
The Helen Riordan Memorial Scholarship is awarded to Northwestern Michigan College (NMC) students in any program of study. To qualify for this...
The Helen Riordan Memorial Scholarship is awarded to Northwestern...
  • Deadline: 12/13/2019
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline12/13/2019
Varies Imogene & Harold Wise Scholarship
The Imogene & Harold Wise Scholarship is awarded to Northwestern Michigan College students in any program of study. To qualify for this award,...
The Imogene & Harold Wise Scholarship is awarded to Northwestern...
  • Deadline: 12/13/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/13/2019
$1,000.00 Independent Wealth Management Scholarship
The Independent Wealth Management Scholarship is awarded to Northwestern Michigan College (NMC) students in any program of study. Qualifications...
The Independent Wealth Management Scholarship is awarded to Northwestern...
  • Deadline: 12/13/2019
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline12/13/2019