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Michigan Competitive Scholarship

Offered by Michigan Department of Treasury - Student Financial Services Bureau

Reviewed by Lisa FreedlandLast updated Feb 27, 2024
Multiple awards worth up to

$1,500

Grade level

College Students

Expired deadline:

May 1, 2023

Scholarship Overview

Attention Michigan residents – the Michigan Competitive Scholarship is up for grabs! This scholarship is perfect for current undergraduate students pursuing their first degree. Recipients will be chosen based on both financial need and merit. To be considered, you must have taken the SAT (Class of 2017 and beyond) prior to entering college and achieved a qualifying score of at least 1200. You must also provide your Social Security number to MI Student Aid by your senior year in high school, possess a high school diploma or its recognized equivalent, and be a Michigan resident since July 1 of the previous calendar year. If you’re a dependent student, your parent must have also been a Michigan resident since July 1 of the previous calendar year. Don’t miss out on this amazing opportunity!

Editor’s Note: As of 2024, the Michigan Competitive Scholarship is no longer available. If this is incorrect, please reach out to us at [email protected] and we will update this page accordingly.

About Michigan Department of Treasury - Student Financial Services Bureau

The Office of Postsecondary Financial Planning, located within the Michigan Department of Treasury, encourages students to pursue postsecondary education by providing equality of access to student financial resources and information. Through the administration of various student financial assistance programs, students receive the guidance and funding necessary to pursue their educational goals.

Eligibility information

This scholarship is open to students meeting the below eligibility criteria.

Grade Level

College Students

Citizenship

U.S. Citizens, Permanent Residents

Minimum GPA

2.0

Other Category

Low Income

State

Michigan

Application information

To apply for this scholarship, submit the below application materials before the deadline.

No essay

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Scholarship FAQ

Is this scholarship designated for full-time or part-time students?

This scholarship is designated for both full and part-time enrollment statuses.

Is this scholarship restricted by institution type?

Yes, this scholarship is restricted for use at two-year and four-year colleges.

Is this scholarship open to international students?

No, this scholarship is only open to U.S. Citizens and Permanent Residents.

Who should I contact with any questions about this scholarship?

For any questions regarding this scholarship application, please contact Michigan Department of Treasury - Student Financial Services Bureau at [email protected].

Is this scholarship renewable?

Yes, the Michigan Competitive Scholarship is renewable.

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