Michigan Competitive Scholarship
Scholarship Sponsored by Government of Michigan
The Michigan Competitive Scholarship is available to undergraduate students pursuing their first degree and is based on both financial need and merit. To be considered, a student must take the SAT (Class of 2017 and beyond) prior to entering college and achieve a qualifying score of at least 1200.
A) Student must provide their Social Security number to MI Student Aid by their senior year in high school.
B) Achieve a qualifying SAT score of at least 1200 prior to entering college.
C) Possess a high school diploma or its recognized equivalent.
D) Demonstrate financial need.
E) Enroll at least half-time.
F) Be a Michigan resident since July 1 of the previous calendar year. If a dependent student, parent must also be a Michigan resident since July 1 of the previous calendar year.
G) Be a U.S. citizen, permanent resident, or approved refugee.
H) Not be incarcerated.
I) For renewal, maintain a minimum cumulative Grade Point Average (GPA) of 2.0.
J) For renewal, must meet institution's Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) policy.
K) Not be in default on a Federal/State student loan.