Michigan Competitive Scholarship

Michigan Competitive Scholarship

Name of scholarship: Michigan Competitive Scholarship

Campuses Available: All

Application requirements: Applicants must achieve semi-finalist status on their ACT test scores. They must be Michigan residents and demonstrate financial need per the Financial Aid Application

Closing date of application: ACT test dates, financial aid closing date is September 1

Financial Aid application required? Yes

When must the student use the scholarship? Up to 10 years following High School graduation

Is the scholarship renewable? Yes

If renewable, how long? Up to 15 quarters

Must student reapply? Yes

Number of scholarships: Unlimited

Is this scholarship transferable to other Baker College locations? Yes

Is this scholarship available in the summer? No

The student must attend: Students must attend at least half time

How is the money awarded for the academic year? Divided equally among the quarters

This scholarship is used for direct costs. If the student is eligible for financial aid, aid is applied first, and the excess (if any) will be: Returned to the scholarship fund

To renew this scholarship the student must have: Minimum 3.0 GPA

Maximum award: Announced by state each year

If direct costs are all covered with financial aid, is any of this scholarship awarded? Yes (This is a tuition-only scholarship and should be used first)

Can this scholarship be used with other Baker scholarships? Yes (This is a state-funded scholarship)

Conditions where this scholarship could be withdrawn: Less than a 2.5 GPA (checked at the end of Spring quarter); violation of Satisfactory Academic Progress

Can the student appeal this decision? Yes (The loss of the scholarship may be appealed in writing to the Director of Financial Aid on the campus where the student attends)

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