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Michigan Achievement Scholarship

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Michigan Achievement Scholarship

The Michigan Achievement Scholarships are designed to help recent graduates from high schools in Michigan receive funds for continuing education. Eligible students could receive financial aid to attend a college or university with the Michigan Achievement Scholarship, or for a career training program with the Michigan Achievement Skills Scholarship.

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College and University

Interested in attending an eligible Michigan college or university? The Michigan Achievement Scholarship could be for you!

Those who qualify could receive: 

  • Up to $2,750 to attend a Michigan community college, per year, up to three years
  • Up to $4,000 to attend a Michigan private college or university, per year, up to five years
  • Up to $5,500 to attend a Michigan public university or enroll in a four-year degree program at a Michigan community college, per year, up to five years

College and University Details

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Career Training

Interested in developing your skills in a career training program? The Michigan Achievement Skills Scholarship could be for you!

Those who qualify could receive:

  • Up to $2,000 per year for up to two years
  • An industry-recognized certificate
  • A faster track to a high-paying career

Career Training Details


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What is Michigan's Sixty by 30 goal?

To increase the number of working-age adults in Michigan with a skill certificate or college degree from 50.5% today to 60% by 2030. The Michigan Achievement Scholarship will strive to make this goal a reality by making college more affordable for students and families.

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We need your help sharing the new Michigan Achievement Scholarship with students, families and your fellow Michiganders.

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The Michigan Department of Lifelong Education, Advancement, and Potential is not affiliated with National Merit Scholarship Corporation or its registered trademarks National Achievement®, Achievement Scholarship®, or Achievement Scholar®.