External scholarships for undergraduates

Achieving Engagement and Success for Commuter Students in Engineering (ACCESS)
A project funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF) focused on recruiting academically talented students with a significant financial need, and who intend to commute to and from campus daily.


McNair Scholars Program
Established in 2004, champions excellence in academics and leadership by providing financial and academic support to talented students who strive to excel in research and scholarship both at the undergraduate and graduate levels. If you are a junior, low income and first generation college student or underrepresented minority student, and are interested in continuing your education to earn a PhD, the McNair Scholars Program is for you.


Michigan Space Grant Consortium
Offers research and public service fellowships to undergraduates who successfully compete for the award. Preference is given to projects focused on aerospace, space science, and Earth system science. Students working in other related science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics (STEAM) fields, including educational research topics in STEAM, are also eligible to apply.