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.
The Alumni Legacy Scholarship is offered exclusively to students whose parent (or grandparent) is a Northern Michigan University alumnus and reside in the state of Michigan. The NMU Alumni Association will award up to two $500 Legacy Scholarships annually. Students may reapply.
|Renewable:||Yes - student must reapply.|
|Class status:||Completion of 60 credit hours|
|GPA minimum:||Not specified|
|Must be full-time student:||Yes|
|Must demonstrate financial need:||No|
Must be an NMU graduate and dues-paying member of the NMU Alumni Association. Must complete an Alumni Legacy Certification form.
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 - Foundation Scholarships link on the left hand side under Student Services.
Notifications to award recipients will begin May 2013 and continue through August 2013. You can view your financial aid information by visiting MyNMU.
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.