Current Scholarships

James Allen Scholarship

This award was established in 2012 by James J. Allen to provide financial support for graduates of LaSalle High School in St. Ignace, Mich., who enrolled in a baccalaureate degree program.

2015 2016 - At the time of execution, one award in the amount of $7,000 ($3,500 per semester) will be available per year.
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. - A review will be conducted after each semester to ensure student maintains eligibility
Class status:
Require Freshman
Incoming Freshman
GPA minimum:
Prefer 3.0
Financial need:
Preferred but not required
Financial Need demonstrated is required. Special note for Financial Aid.
Require ST. IGNACE,MI,49781,U.P.
Graduates of LaSalle High School in St. Ignace, MI
Any baccalaureate degree major
Additional Requirements
Other requirements ACT Score: 21 minimum A letter of recommendation must be submitted from the principal or guidance counselor of LaSalle High School
Additional Preferences:
GPA: 3.0 minimum recalculated. A 3.0 GPA must be maintained as a NMU student while attending and receiving award.

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