Donor-Funded Scholarships

Schaefer/Myllyla Family Scholarship

Initially established in 2001 by the family and friends of Fred Schaefer, Margaret Schaefer and Wesley and Lempi Myllyla. The fund was endowed through annual gifts and an estate gift by June Schaefer. The scholarship will provide support to qualifying students majoring in Education, with preference to students pursuing a degree in English or Language Arts, followed bgy students pursuing a degree in Special Education.

Amount:
2015 2016 - Varies
Class status:
Any grade or level
Full-time:
Required
Financial need:
Required
Hometown:
Prefer U.P.
Preference to Upper Peninsula high school graduate
Major:
Majors from any of the following departments
Education, Leadership & Public Service, School of

The following majors are also acceptable
EDAE
EDAS
EDBR
EDBT
EDCE
EDIL
EDIN
EDLD
EDLE
EDLL
EDPD
EDRE
EDSA
EDSC
EDSE
EDSI
EDSP
EDSU
Elementary Education - Two Minors
EEEI
EEEN
Elementary Education Integrated Science Major
Elementary Education Language Arts Major
Elementary Education Mathematics Major
EEMI
EEPF
EEPV
EESC
Elementary Education Social Studies Major
Public Administration Major
SEED
SEEI
Secondary Education Integrated Science Major
Integrated Science Major with Biology Minor (Option I)
Integrated Science Major with Chemistry Minor (Option II)
Integrated Science Major with Earth Science Minor (Option III)
Integrated Science Major with Physics Minor (Option IV)
SEMI
SEPF
SEPV
Education with preference given as follows: First preference to student in English or Language Arts. Second preference to student in Special Education.

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