Current Scholarships

Dominic J. Jacobetti Education Scholarship

This award was initially established in 2009 as a result of a gift from Ann H. and John Neiswander in memory of Ann's uncle, Dominic J. Jacobetti, a legendary Upper Peninsula legislator, and a friend to Northern Michigan University.

2015 2016 - Varies
Class status:
Require Junior, Senior
GPA minimum:
Require 3.3
Financial need:
Require U.P.
Upper Peninsula high school graduate
Majors from any of the following departments (or areas)
Education, Leadership & Public Service, School of
Elementary Education/Early Primary Specialty: Reading/Language Arts Elementary Education/Any level specializing in children of needs (Specialty: Reading/Language Arts) Secondary Education/Children with special needs (Specialty: Reading/Language Arts)
Additional Requirements
Student should highlight: - investment in community service - involvement in volunteer opportunities, especially those dealing with their areas of interest - demonstration of leadership in NMU campus life

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