Scholarships

John and Shirley Berry Annual Scholarship
 

NOTE: the deadline for the 2020 Scholarship competition has passed. Information about the 2020-2021 competition will be posted here in early winter 2021.

The John and Shirley Berry Annual Scholarship will provide support for incoming freshmen who have demonstrated academic ability and achievement.  Students chosen for this award will receive $20,000 over four years.

To be considered for this award, students must be admitted to NMU's Honors Program. First preference will be given to students with a declared major in the College of Business; second preference will be given to students with a declared major in science, technology,Studying engineering, or math; third preference will be given to all other declared majors.

To apply for this scholarship, students should first pursue admission to the NMU Honors Program (Honors application); once admitted, they should submit a 250 word essay that focuses on the student's desire to pursue higher education. In the essay, simply explain your educational goals in both the short term and the long term. Essays should be emailed to honors@nmu.edu. Qualifying students will be notified by the Honors Program Director, who will schedule a phone interview with Berry Scholarship finalists. Please note that financial need for this award is preferred, but not required.  All applicants must complete a FAFSA form by March 1.

 

Mary L. Campbell Scholarship

The Mary L. Campbell Scholarship is awarded to students with high academic ability and financial need. First-year students who apply to the Honors Program and who have completed the FAFSA by March 1 will be given first priority.

Awards are $1,000 annually, and students may renew the award for four years. The number of scholarships will vary with the earnings of the Mary L. Campbell Endowment Fund.

No application required--students accepted to the Honors Program will automatically be considered for the Campbell Scholarship.

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Lundin Scholarship for Escanaba High School Graduates

The Lundin Scholarship is a $2500 scholarship, renewable for up to four years as long as the student maintains a minimum GPA of 3.50. This award is given to incoming students who have graduated from Escanaba High School, and who have also been admitted to the Honors Program. Among that group, some preference will be given to students considering a major in the sciences, as well as to those demonstrating financial need. Students must have submitted their Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to be considered for this scholarship.

In order to apply for the Lundin Scholarship, the incoming student must first be accepted to the NMU Honors Program.

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