Scholarships & Grants


  • MiSSG provides students, high school counselors, and college financial aid personnel access to records, applications, and information from SSG.


    For students to have access to the MiSSG Student Portal, they must have a current-year Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) on file.  First time student users must have their Social Security number when signing up. To begin, click “Sign up” and create a username and password.

    High School Counselor

    For high school counselors to have access to MiSSG, a Data Use Agreement (DUA) must be signed by the high school principal who authorizes the users on the Data Receiver Designee form.  A username and temporary password will be assigned by SSG and emailed to the Data Receiver Designee(s). If your high school is supported by a community/local college access group, please complete the Secondary Security Access Form.

    College Administrator

    For college financial aid personnel to have access to MiSSG, they must complete the College Security Access Form.  A username and temporary password will be assigned by SSG and emailed to the authorized financial aid personnel.

    For questions about MiSSG, please e-mail or call 888-4-GRANTS (888-447-2687). A recorded webinar for aid offices and a video for high school counselors is available.  Additional video demonstrations are coming soon.

    *Currently, the Michigan Tuition Grant (MTG) and Michigan Competitive Scholarship (MCS) are the only SSG programs on MiSSG.
    However, other SSG programs will soon follow.

News & Highlights

  • 2016 High School Counselor Workshop

    The 2016 High School Counselor Workshop will provide high school guidance counselors and college access professionals with Federal and State regulations and guidelines pertaining to student financial aid application procedures and programs.  This free training will take place at 40 host sites across the State of Michigan on Friday, October 28 from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM.

  • MI Student Aid with Herman Moore

    Former All-Pro football player Herman Moore explaining how the Detroit Lions and MI Student aid have teamed up to tackle the cost of college.





  • Tuition Incentive Program (TIP)

    Want to learn more about the Tuition Incentive Program (TIP)? Check out this informational video about the guidelines and process.