Donor-Funded Scholarships

Ellen Gustafson Thurston Teacher Scholarship

Mr. John M. Thurston, Sr. established this scholarship in memory of his mother, Ellen Gustafson Thurston, a 1922 graduate of Northern Michigan University.

Amount:
2015 2016 - $500
Renewable:
Yes. The scholarship will be automatically renewed (max of 2 years) if student maintains eligibility as specified in the criteria. Students do NOT need to reapply.
Class status:
Require Junior
GPA minimum:
Require 2.0
Full-time:
Required
Financial need:
No
Hometown:
Prefer U.P.
Preference to Upper Peninsula high school graduate
Major:
Majors from any of the following departments (or areas)
Education, Leadership & Public Service, School of
Education
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.