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Scholarships for incoming EMU students:

Incoming Freshman Scholarships

Transfer Student Scholarships

Graduate Student Scholarships

Commission on Women Scholarship

The EMU Commission on Women Scholarship application is currently available. This scholarship is open to admitted undergraduate and graduate students who plan to be or are enrolled at least half-time. This is a one-time scholarship for the academic year (the award will be split evenly between fall 2016 and winter 2017 semesters). For further information, please click on the application link and review the criteria. Applications are due by 5:00 pm, Friday, April 15, 2016.

Fostering Futures Scholarship

The Fostering Futures Scholarship Application is now available for the 2016-2017 academic year. The deadline to submit is June 30, 2016 (late applications will not be accepted). Only one application is required per academic year - maximum amount for Fall and Winter is $3,000. To download the application and for more information, visit:

Discover Student Loans Scholarship Award

Now through February 28, 2017, eligible undergraduate students can enter to win one of our $2,500 scholarships by signing up to receive helpful tips on planning and paying for college. Students can earn up to three additional entries into the Discover Student Loans scholarship sweepstakes when they share the sweepstakes via Facebook, Twitter and/or email and their friend enters via the link in their share. Visit Discover Student Loan's website for more information and to apply online.

American Business Women's Association Scholarship

The ABWA Scholarship was established to help women achieve their business and professional success through the Stephen Bufton Memorial Educational Fund. A scholarship of $2,000 is available to offset costs associated with college tuition, books and fees. Applicants must be female and U.S. citizens having completed at least 60 credit hours. The scholarship is available to Juniors, Seniors and graduate students. To apply, please complete the application and submit by April 15, 2016. For further information, please call Janet Denson at (734) 668-8243.

Scholarship Search Database

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