Donor-Funded Scholarships

W. Albert Hakala Endowed Scholarship

Established by W. Albert Hakala, a 1943 graduate of John D. Pierce Training School, Northern College of Education, a 1949 graduate of Northern Michigan College of Education and a retired professor from the Elementary Education Department at CMU.

Amount:
2015 2016 - $1,000 minimum
Renewable:
Yes. The scholarship will be automatically renewed (max of 4 years) if student maintains eligibility as specified in the criteria. Students do NOT need to reapply.
Class status:
Require Sophomore, Junior, Senior
GPA minimum:
Prefer 2.0-3.0
Financial need:
Required
Hometown:
Prefer U.P.,MI
First preference to Upper Peninsula high school graduates, followed by other Michigan high school graduates.
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

The following majors are Preferred:
ELEMENTARY EDUCATION
Elementary Education - Two Minors
EEEI
EEEN
Elementary Education Integrated Science Major
Elementary Education Language Arts Major
Elementary Education Mathematics Major
EEMI
EESC
Elementary Education Social Studies Major
Preference to students majoring in Elementary Education. Secondary Education majors will be considered if no Elementary Education major is qualified.
Additional Preferences:
GPA: Preference to students with GPA between 2.0 - 3.0.

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