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Did you know that no matter where you are in Michigan, you are always within 85 miles of one of the Great Lakes? Want to know what else is always close to Michigan residents? Scholarships! Several great scholarship awards are available for those that live in Michigan or plan to attend one of the state schools, such as University of Michigan (UM), Michigan State University (MSU), or Michigan Technological University (Michigan Tech). So, whether you live in the World’s Motor Capital of Detroit or up to the North in Houghton, be sure to browse this list of scholarships for Michigan students to add to your college savings. For even more scholarships, fill out a free Unigo profile to discover your personalized list of possible awards.

Unigo Superpower Scholarship 2019

This award is open to all U.S. students who are 13 and older and who are currently enrolled (or enroll no later than fall of 2025) in an accredited postsecondary institution of higher education. One scholarship winner will receive a $2,500 scholarship.

Total: $2500 Awards:  1
Deadline:  March 31

SET Educational Fund Scholarship

This scholarship is available for undergraduate students in Michigan who are attending or planning to attend an accredited, public university in Michigan. Selection of awards is based on academic merit, financial harship, and involvement with community service.

Total: $2 Awards:  5000
Deadline:  April 1

ACCE (Automotive & Composites Divisions) Scholarship - Michigan Students

This scholarship is open to U.S. and international college juniors and seniors and graduate students who attend school in Michigan. Students must be pursuing a degree in polymer science, composites, plastics, or a related engineering discipline.

Total: $2000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  April 1

Minot State University Graduate Scholarship

This scholarship is available for international and non-resident students planning to study in a graduate program at Minot State University in Minot, North Dakota. Students must have an undergraduate grade point average of 2.75 or higher.

Total: $3895 Awards:  100
Deadline:  February 15

Michigan Accountancy Foundation Fifth/Graduate Year Scholarship Program

This scholarship is open to U.S. students who have a declared concentration in accounting and intend to be a CPA in Michigan. Students must have earned at least 120 credit hours by May of the application year and anticipate completion of Michigan CPA requirements in May of the year following application.

Total: $3000 Awards:  15
Deadline:  January 31

Young & Free Michigan Scholarship Competition - High School Seniors

This scholarship competition is open to high school seniors who attend high school in Michigan or are Michigan First Credit Union members attending high school anywhere in the U.S. Students must have a grade point average of 2.8 or higher, and submit a video or essay.

Total: $10000 Awards:  37
Deadline:  February 01

Young & Free Michigan Scholarship Competition - College Students

This scholarship competition is open to current undergraduate and graduate students who are or become members of Michigan First Credit Union and are 17 to 25 years of age. Students must have a grade point average of 2.8 or higher and submit a video.

Total: $10000 Awards:  3
Deadline:  February 01

Transfer Times Scholarship

The Transfer Times scholarship is available for community college students in Ohio, Michigan, Wisconsin, Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, Iowa, Indiana, Illinois. Applicants must attend one of the partner institutions that advertises with the Transfer Times.

Total: $6000 Awards:  2
Deadline:  May 01

Columbia College of Missouri Midwest Student Exchange Program

This award is for U.S. students who are planning to attend Columbia College of Missouri as new freshmen or transfers. The student must have a permanent address in Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota, or Wisconsin.

Total: $2100 Awards:  10
Deadline:  May 31

KASF Midwestern Region Scholarship

This scholarship is offered to Korean-American undergraduate or graduate students who are currently enrolled in college and are residents of the midwestern region of the United States as defined by the Korean American Scholarship Fund. The following states are eligible: Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Wisconsin.

Total: $1000 Awards:  40
Deadline:  June 30

Energy Education For Michigan

The Energy Education For Michigan Scholarship is available for undergraduate students in Michigan who are majoring in a field relevant to the energy industry. Applicants must have a grade point average of 2.75 or higher and unmet financial need.

Total: $500 Awards:  5
Deadline:  August 10

Direct Energy Live Brighter Scholarship

This scholarship is available for undergraduate students who reside in one of the Direct Energy service areas: Connecticut, Delaware, Illinois, Indiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas, and Washington D.C. Applicants must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher and must submit an essay or an original video in response to the contest theme.

Total: $5000 Awards:  3
Deadline:  December 15