W. Albert Hakala Endowed Scholarship
Established by W. Albert Hakala, a 1943 graduate of John D. Pierce Training School, Northern College of Education, a 1949 graduate of Northern Michigan College of Education and a retired professor from the Elementary Education Department at CMU.
2016 2017 - $1,000 minimum
Yes. The scholarship will be automatically renewed (max of 4 years) if student maintains eligibility as specified in the criteria. Students do NOT need to reapply.
Require Sophomore, Junior, Senior
First preference to Upper Peninsula high school graduates, followed by other Michigan high school graduates.
Majors from any of the following departments (or areas)
Education, Leadership & Public Service, School of
Preference to students majoring in Elementary Education. Secondary Education majors will be considered if no Elementary Education major is qualified.
GPA: Preference to students with GPA between 2.0 - 3.0.
If you are interested in learning more about how to apply for Donor-funded scholarships go to the NMU Financial Aid website.