Financial Aid

Local Scholarships

The University of Michigan-Dearborn is committed to helping you locate scholarships to pay for your college education.  Below are some scholarships that are offered locally to incoming college students.

UM-Dearborn Private Scholarship Check Policy

Click on any scholarship below to learn more and access applications.

The Detroit College Promise

Metropolitan Detroit Scholarship Opportunities


AES Engineering Scholarship

DEADLINE: October 4, 2013

ALSAME (Advocates for Latino Student Advancement in Michigan Education)

DEADLINE: March 10, 2013

Alumni Legacy Scholarship For incoming freshmen

DEADLINE: February 1, 2013

Arab American Women's Business Council Scholarship

DEADLINE: October, 2012

Canton Community Foundation Education Grant Program

DEADLINE: March 15, 2013

Community Foundation: Directory of Local Scholarships


Detroit Chapter of ASHRAE Scholarship

DEADLINE: March 15, 2013

Detroit News/CATCH Outstanding High School Graduate Program Scholarship

DEADLINE: March 11, 2013

Energy Education for Michigan Tony Howard Scholarship

DEADLINE: July, 2013

Lebanese American Heritage Club Scholarship

DEADLINE: April 6, 2013

Michigan 2020 Scholarship

DEADLINE: April 28, 2013

Michigan Association for College Admission Counseling

DEADLINE: March 22, 2013

Michigan Council of Women in Technology Foundation

DEADLINE: January 31, 2013

Michigan Society of Professional Engineers Scholarships

DEADLINES: February 8, 2013

Rosa Parks Scholarship Foundation

DEADLINE: March 1, 2013

Spotlight Players Scholarship

DEADLINE: March 10, 2013

Southern Wayne County Chamber of Commerce Scholarship

DEADLINE: April 1, 2013 

Troy Women's Association

DEADLINE: April 15, 2013

University of Michigan Northville Alumni Club Scholarship

DEADLINE: April 1, 2013

Young & Free Michigan Scholarship

DEADLINE: February 12, 2013