Current Scholarships

Gwendoline & Charles Alvord Scholarship

Established in 1998 by Gwendoline and Charles Alvord to provide Upper Peninsula students the same opportunities for success that were provided to them.

2016 2017 - Varies
Yes. The scholarship may be renewed (max of 3 years) if student maintains eligibility as specified in the criteria. Students MUST reapply and be nominated by respective Selection Committee.
Class status:
Require Sophomore, Junior, Senior
Financial need:
Prefer U.P.
Preference to Upper Peninsula high school graduates.
Additional Preferences:
Preference to Eagle Scouts or Gold Award Girl Scouts, providing applicant self identifies.

If you are interested in learning more about how to apply for Donor-funded scholarships go to the NMU Financial Aid website.