Michigan Scholarships

Wilbur-Ellis Company Agricultural Division Scholarship

This scholarship provides financial assistance to students who aim to pursue a four-year degree in agronomy, crop/plant/range or soil science, business/farm/landscape/nursery/ranch or turfgrass management, horticulture, general agriculture, economics, finance, agricultural policy & management, agricultural systems management, sales, and marketing, agriscience technology, biotechnology, entomology, plant pathology or soil conservation.

Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc. Scholarship

Funded by the Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc. through the National FFA Foundation, this scholarship provides financial assistance to students who aim to pursue a four-year degree in agricultural engineering or agricultural science/technology.

MARC Endowment Scholarship

This scholarship is offered by the Epsilon Sigma Alpha (ESA) Foundation for students in particular states to help them ease the financial burden of their education.

Mahindra USA Women in Ag Scholarship

This scholarship is provided by the National Future Farmers of American Organization for females wishing to pursue an academic career in agriculture. In a field where there are statistically less women than men, the FFA organization wishes to help women to succeed in this field.

Lansing Promise Scholarship Awards

The Lansing Promise is a scholarship program designed to transform the lives of students, families in the Lansing community by redefining Lansing’s youth long-term goal of changing the culture of Lansing into a well-educated, vibrant, prosperous community.

William D. & Jewell Brewer Scholarship

Has one of your parents served in the military? William D. & Jewell Brewer Scholarship is sponsored by The American Legion Department of Michigan to help descendant of a veteran in Michigan who plan to attend any recognized college or university.

GET IT (Girls Exploring Together – Information Technology) Scholarship

MCWT is pleased to sponsor GET IT (Girls Exploring Together – Information Technology) scholarship to empower Michigan female students pursuing full-time undergraduate or graduate degree program majoring in Computer Science, such as: Information Systems, Computer Engineering, Information Assurance, Software Engineering, Computer Information Systems, Digital Forensics, Software Engineering.

MetLife Foundation Scholarship

Funded by the Norfolk Southern Foundation through the National FFA Foundation, this scholarship provides financial assistance to students who aim to pursue a four-year degree.

Norfolk Southern Foundation Scholarship

Funded by the Norfolk Southern Foundation through the National FFA Foundation, this scholarship provides financial assistance to students who aim to pursue a four-year degree in agricultural and forestry production, communication and education, management and finance, marketing, merchandising, sales, agricultural science or engineering.

Kent Nutrition Group, Inc. Scholarship

This scholarship was sponsored by the maker of Kent and Blue Seal feeds—Kent Nutrition Group Inc., through the National FFA Foundation to provide financial assistance to students who wish to attend college and pursue a four-year degree in animal nutrition, animal /dairy / poultry or equine/equestrian science, general agriculture or agricultural science, agricultural business management, economics, finance or sales & marketing.

NACE Eastern Area Scholarship

This scholarship is sponsored by National Association of Corrosion Engineers (NACE), an international foundation which committed to resolving the corrosion epidemic by investing in scholarships, training, and workforce development.

Zachary Taylor Stevens Scholarship

The ARRL Foundation's Zachary Taylor Stevens Scholarship provides financial assistance to eligible radio amateurs in Michigan, Ohio and West Virginia who are pursuing higher education but is financially unstable.

Hertz Fellowship

This scholarship is provided by the Hertz Foundation for recipients that want to understand and solve human concern through knowledge of physical and engineering sciences.

Remember Your End Goal:

The career you’re seeking can determine what scholarships you may qualify for and the likelihood of securing a job after graduating. To help you understand what opportunities are out there we have done the research to find exactly what field is hiring, and how much they are willing to pay in order to fill that position.

 

Unique To Michigan

Top Three Positions Based Off Of Hiring

Job Title: Team assemblers Packers and packagers, hand Inspectors, testers, sorters, samplers, and weighers
Salary: $29200 $18698 $37403
# of Open Positions: 35460 27690 24680
Competition*: 1.3 1.3 2

 


Top Six Positions Based Off Of Salary

Job Title: Dentists, general Internists, general Physicians and surgeons
Salary: $147230 $145716 $135858
# of Open Positions: 3710 1750 9230
Competition*: 1.9 2.2 2.1
Job Title: Chief executives Optometrists Engineering managers
Salary: $131051 $103415 $95451
# of Open Positions: 14850 970 240
Competition*: 1.7 2.4 1.6

*Competition: = This row tells us which jobs are more common in Arizona, relative to the state population, compared to their popularity in every other US states. A Local Popularity Index of 1.0 matches the average across all US states; higher and lower percentages indicate the job is proportionally more or less popular here.

Michigan Nationwide Stats

Top Three Positions Based Off Of Hiring

Job Title: Retail salespersons Cashiers Office clerks, general
Salary: $21975 $17690 $24395
# of Open Positions: 128920 89010 84270
Competition*: 1.1 1 1.1

 

Top Six Positions Based Off Of Salary

Job Title: Physicians and surgeons Chief executives Engineering managers
Salary: $135858 $131051 $95451
# of Open Positions: 9230 14850 8010
Competition*: 2.1 1.7 1.6
Job Title: Lawyers Sales managers General and operations managers
Salary: $91126 $85277 $84656
# of Open Positions: 13060 9790 34490
Competition*: 0.9 1.1 0.8

*Competition: = Unlike the Unique To Michigan table above, which shows where jobs in Michigan are unusually common compared to other states, the Michigan Nationwide Stats table lists jobs which are the most common in raw numbers in the state.