Donor-Funded Scholarships

Shirley and John Berry Annual Scholarship

The John and Shirley Berry Annual Scholarship will provide financial support for incoming freshman who have demonstrated academic ability and achievement. Preference will be given to students with plans to pursue a major in the College of Business followed by students with plans to pursue a major in Science, Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM). Projected outcomes of the John and Shirley Berry Annual Scholarship include: -Increased recruitment of high-achieving students -Elevated academic standards -Greater recruitment of top level faculty -Greater visibility for Northern Michigan University and the College of Business

Amount:
2015 2016 - $5,000
Renewable:
Yes. Student may continue to receive the award each year, for a maximum of four years, if student maintains a 3.30 GPA while making satisfactory progress toward their major and degree program as judged by their faculty advisor. Students do NOT need to a
Class status:
Require Freshman
Incoming Freshman
GPA minimum:
Require 3.5
Full-time:
Required
Financial need:
Preferred but not required
Major:
First preference will be given to students with a declared major in the College of Business Second preference will be given to students with a declared major in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM) discipline Final preference will be given to students with declared majors outside of the College of Business or STEM disciplines
Additional Requirements
Minimum ACT Score: 27 Composite Acceptance and ongoing participation in the Honors Program.

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