Current Scholarships

Don H. Bottum Scholarship

Established in 1995 by friends and family in memory of Don Hollis Bottum. In his 36 years at NMU, he influenced students in countless positive ways including: Dean of Men, Director of Housing, and Principal of the Pierce Laboratory School.

2017 2018 - First award: $500 Second award: $250
Class status:
GPA minimum:
Require 2.0
Financial need:
Preferred but not required
Majors from any of the following departments (or areas)
Education, Leadership & Public Service, School of
Additional Requirements
First award granted to the highest achieving student in the program who has reached senior status. Second award will be given to students who just entered the program and demonstrate financial need and is an Upper Peninsula high school graduate.
Additional Preferences:
GPA: Must be in good academic standing.

Information on applying for Donor-funded Scholarships can be found on the NMU Financial Aid Website under "Sources of Aid."