Western Michigan University Scholarships
PillarScholarship--$3,000 (Deadline: January 15, 2017)
MLK GOLD Scholarship
Students who have shown a commitment to diversity, or who plan to at WMU, should apply for the MLK GOLD Scholarship. First-time, full-time freshman entering WMU in fall 2017 who have a 3.0 or higher (on a 4.0 scale) are eligible to apply. First generation college students and students demonstrating financial need are encouraged to apply for this scholarship. The MLK GOLD scholarship deadline is Friday, December 2. Students need to complete the scholarship application and the WMU undergraduate application by this date.
2017-18 Endowed Scholarships will be open for applications beginning December 1, 2016 and close February 15, 2017. Criteria and amounts vary by scholarship. An application is required for most scholarships.
The Foundation Scholarship application is now available online through February 15, 2017 for high-achieving students with verified financial need (based on criteria listed on our website). This is a tiered scholarship with a top award of $60,000 (over four years). Students must apply to WMU by January 15, 2017.
A separate scholarship application is required and due February 15, 2017.
Students can view all scholarship options and apply now online: wmich.edu/admissions/freshmen/scholarships