The university offers scholarships to recognize scholastic achievement
Center for the Education of Women Scholarships
- Basic eligibility: Qualified students who have had at least a 48 month interruption in their education and are now enrolled in a degree program
- Award amount: Over 60 scholarships are awarded annually ranging from $1,000 to $11,000
- Deadline: May 7, 2020
- Learn more: Visit the Center for the Education of Women Scholarships webpage.
City Year Detroit Alumni Scholarship
- Basic eligibility: Awarded to students who successfully complete the City Year Detroit experience.
- Award amount: Up to $5,350 and is matched with AmeriCorps funds. The award is for up to two years (four semesters)
- Learn more: Visit the City Year Detroit Alumni Scholarship webpage.
College of Engineering and Computer Science (CECS) Scholarship Programs
- Basic eligibility: CECS is able to offer many privately funded scholarships based on merit and a students' academic major. Many of these scholarships may be offered in conjunction with other awards.
- Award amount: Awards vary in amounts
- Deadline: Department will award based on admission
- Learn more: Visit the College of Engineering and Computer Science (CECS) Scholarship Programs webpage.
Community College Transfer Scholarships
- Basic eligibility: Students with at least 30 transferable credit hours or an Associate’s Degree from a community college may be eligible dependent upon their transfer GPA calculated by the Office of Undergraduate Admissions.
- Award amount: Awards are based on academic achievement.
- Deadline: Awards are offered during the admissions process. Final GPA can be submitted before the start of the first term.
- Learn more: Visit the Community College Transfer Scholarships webpage.
Community Service Personnel Scholarship
- Basic eligibility: Degree-seeking students who are public safety employees at partnering organizations
- Award amount: 20% of tuition and fees
- Learn more: Visit the Community Service Personnel Scholarship webpage.
Dependent Tuition Scholarship
- Basic eligibility: Provides scholarship support for tuition only to the IRS-dependent children, spouses, other qualified adults (OQA) and IRS-dependent of OQA of regular part-time and full-time staff and faculty at the University of Michigan-Dearborn, University of Michigan-Ann Arbor, University of Flint, and the UM Health System with a 50% appointment or higher).
- Award amount: 50% tuition scholarship is restricted to the legal dependents of UM-Dearborn faculty and staff and the 20% tuition scholarship is restricted to the legal dependents of UM-Ann Arbor, UM-Flint, and the UM Health System.
- Deadline: The scholarship is limited to first time undergraduate study.
- Learn more: Visit the Dependent Tuition Scholarship webpage.
Focus on the Finish Scholarship
- Basic eligibility:
- A completed associate degree
- Ability to meet standard requirements for admission
- Proof of participation in Futures for Frontliners or Michigan Reconnect programs
- Michigan residency as defined by University of Michigan
- FAFSA submission
- No student loans in default*
- Ability to obtain final transcripts from all previously-attended colleges/universities*
- Award amount: Depending on eligibility 30-60% of your tuition is funded by scholarships and grants.
- Learn more: Visit the Focus on the Finish Scholarship webpage.
*If students need help with resolving defaulted loans or obtaining final transcripts, advisors can support during the application process.
International Student Scholarship
- Basic eligibility: International student that holds a valid visa. GPA of 3.5 (4.0 scale). English Proficiency score of IELTS (6.5), TOEFL (IBT-80, CBT-213, PBT-550), or MELAB (76).
- Award amount: $10,000 for up to four years (each award valued at $40,000 for a period of up to four years)
- Deadline: Considered during the admission application
- Learn more: Visit the International Student Scholarship webpage.
Michigan Nonprofit Association Scholarship
- Basic eligibility: Degree seeking students for employees of Michigan Nonprofit Association (MNA) member organizations and can be used for undergraduate and graduate programs.
- Award amount: 20% of tuition and fees
- Learn more: Visit the Michigan Nonprofit Association Scholarship webpage.
Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) Scholarship
- Basic eligibility: Students who are members of Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) This scholarship will be awarded in conjunction with other UM-Dearborn transfer scholarships.
- Award amount: Up to $1,000 annually, renewable for up to three years
- Deadline: Show proof of membership before Fall semester
- Learn more: Visit the Community College Scholarship webpage.
Tuition Differential Scholarship Program
- Basic eligibility: An eligible student must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident. Transfer students must have a recalculated GPA of 3.5.
- Award amount: This scholarship covers the difference between in-state and out-of-state tuition. (excludes course premiums)
- Deadline: Awards are offered during the admissions process.
- Learn more: Visit the Tuition Differential Scholarship Program webpage.
UM Employee Scholarship Program
- Basic eligibility: Staff and faculty of the entire University of Michigan system (Ann Arbor, Flint, Dearborn and Michigan Medicine)
- Award amount: 25% of tuition and fees
- Deadline: No later than the first day of the term
- Learn more: Visit the UM Employee Scholarship Program webpage.