Click here for scholarships available through the NMU Foundation listed by academic area of interest.
Click here for a list of scholarships available through the NMU Foundation and open to any major.
Dr. Louise M. Bourgault International Student Scholarship
This award was established in 2010 in memory of Louise M. Bourgault, Ph.D, with donations from her family and friends. Dr. Bourgault was a Professor of Mass Communication in the Department of Communication and Performance Studies for over 20 years and an internationally recognized authority on African media and popular culture. Throughout her career, Dr. Bourgault was a tireless champion of internationalization at Northern Michigan University.
We are pleased to announce that we have launched a new electronic scholarship search and submission service that will make it faster and easier for you to apply for and monitor the status of your application.
If you are interested in learning more about what privately funded scholarships are available and which ones you might qualify for, please log in to MyNMU and find the Financial Aid - Donor-Funded Scholarships link on the left hand side under Student Services.
Note: If you wish to be considered for need-based awards, you will need to file a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) with the Financial Aid Office.
Visit the Financial Aid Web site for information on the FAFSA application process.
The Financial Aid Web site also has information on additional sources of aid.
If you have a question about a scholarship application you have submitted, contact the Financial Aid Office at 227-2327.