Donor-Funded Scholarships

Don H. Bottum Scholarship

Established in 1995 by friends and family in memory of Don Hollis Bottum. In his 36 years at NMU, he influenced students in countless positive ways including: Dean of Men, Director of Housing, and Principal of the Pierce Laboratory School.

Amount:
2015 2016 - First award: $500 Second award: $250
Class status:
Mixed
GPA minimum:
Require 2.0
Full-time:
Required
Financial need:
Preferred but not required
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
Additional Requirements
First award granted to the highest achieving student in the program who has reached senior status. Second award will be given to students who just entered the program and demonstrate financial need and is an Upper Peninsula high school graduate.
Additional Preferences:
GPA: Must be in good academic standing.

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