Donor-Funded Scholarships

Fred and Marjorie Staples Scholarship

Established in 1992 by Fred and Marjorie Staples.

2015 2016 - $2,000 minimum
Yes, provided student has completed an Associate, Certificate or Diploma program or is enrolled in or accepted for admission to a baccalaureate program. The scholarship will be automatically renewed (max of 2 years) if student maintains eligibility as sp
Class status:
Any grade or level
GPA minimum:
Require 2.0
Financial need:
Majors from any of the following departments
Engineering Technology
Technology and Occupational Sciences

The following majors are also acceptable
Automotive Service Technology - Associate of Technology
Automotive Service Certificate
Aviation Maintenance Technology - Associate of Applied Science
Aviation Maintenance Technology Certificate
Building Technology - Associate of Applied Science
Climate Control Technology - Associate of Applied Science
Computer Numerical Control Technology - Associate of Applied Science
Computer Numerical Control Technician Certificate
Construction Management
Cosmetology Instructor Diploma
Cosmetology Certificate
Electrical Line Technician Diploma
Electrical Technology - Associate of Applied Science
Engineering Design - Associate of Applied Science
Electrical Engineering Technology Major
Hospitality Management - Associate of Applied Science
Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration (HVACR) Certificate
Hospitality and Tourism Management
Industrial Maintenance Technology - Associate of Applied Science
Industrial Maintenance Certificate
Industrial Technologies Major
Local Corrections Diploma
Mechanical Engineering Technology Major
Manufacturing Production Technician Diploma
Advanced Law Enforcement Diploma
Secondary Education Industrial Technology Major
Welding Certificate
Additional Requirements
First year recipient must be enrolled in an Associate, Certificate, or Diploma program. Must exhibit high potential for achievement Must have a desire to continue on and complete a bachelor's degree within STAS.

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