The university offers scholarships to recognize scholastic achievement.

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.

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.

​College of Engineering and Computer Science(CECS) Scholarship Programs

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.

CECS Scholarships
Scholarships Description
Henry Patton Endowed Scholarships Majoring in electrical, robotics, or computer engineering
Junge Family Endowed Scholarships incoming freshmen from Michigan high schools and transfer students from Jackson Community College, Henry Ford College, Calvin College or Hope College in industrial and systems engineering or manufacturing engineering.  This scholarship can be renewed.
Dr. Roger G. Klungle and Debra Lynn Klungle Pursuing a degree in industrial engineering and manufacturing engineering.  This scholarship can be renewed.
Detroit Edison Scholarships Incoming freshmen and transfer students in electrical engineering or mechanical engineering.
IMSE Scholarships Incoming freshmen and transfer students in industrial and manufacturing systems.
Carole and Anthony Fielek Endowed Scholarships Are available to freshmen and transfer students in engineering
Rebecca Ann Campbell Memorial Scholarships Are available to freshmen and transfer students in engineering.
Frederick P. and Violet Sharpe Endowed Scholarships Transfer students from Henry Ford College majoring in engineering or computer science.

​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.
CECS Scholarships for Transfer Students
 
Scholarships Description
Henry Patton Endowed Scholarships Majoring in electrical, robotics, or computer engineering
Junge Family Endowed Scholarships incoming freshmen from Michigan high schools and transfer students from Jackson Community College, Henry Ford College, Calvin College or Hope College in industrial and systems engineering or manufacturing engineering.  This scholarship can be renewed.
Dr. Roger G. Klungle and Debra Lynn Klungle Pursuing a degree in industrial engineering and manufacturing engineering.  This scholarship can be renewed.
Detroit Edison Scholarships Incoming freshmen and transfer students in electrical engineering or mechanical engineering.
IMSE Scholarships Incoming freshmen and transfer students in industrial and manufacturing systems.
Carole and Anthony Fielek Endowed Scholarships Are available to freshmen and transfer students in engineering
Rebecca Ann Campbell Memorial Scholarships Are available to freshmen and transfer students in engineering.
Frederick P. and Violet Sharpe Endowed Scholarships Transfer students from Henry Ford College majoring in engineering or computer science.

Tuition Differential Scholarship Program

  • Basic eligibility: An eligible student must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident, Canadian citizen or landed immigrant or a Mexican citizen. 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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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