Donor-Funded Scholarships

Jim Melka and Knute Wolfe Memorial Scholarship

Established in 2002 by employees of Frei Chevrolet to honor the memory of former co-workers Jim Melka and Knute Wolfe.

2015 2016 - $500 minimum not to exceed full tuition & fees
Yes. The scholarship will be automatically renewed (max of 4 years) if student achieves and maintains a 3.0 GPA. Students do NOT need to reapply.
Class status:
Any grade or level
Financial need:
Prefer U.P.
Preference to Upper Peninsula high school graduate
Majors from any of the following departments
Technology and Occupational Sciences

The following majors are also acceptable
Automotive Service Technology - Associate of Technology
Automotive Service Certificate
Automotive Service Technology
Additional Requirements
Must be enrolled in any area of the automotive program and have shown an intent to pursue a career in some area of the automobile industry.
Additional Preferences:
Preference given to students who are dedicated to putting their acquired skills to use in the Upper Peninsula after graduation. These students shall self-identify to the automotive program faculty, who will make recommendations to the Financial Aide office.

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