We’re dedicated to making the college experience attainable.

The Michigan First Foundation donates up to $85,000 in scholarships every year.

Scholarships up to $10,000
Essay and video categories
Aid for graduating high school seniors and college students

2021 Scholarship Information

For individuals interested in attending college or trade school, the Michigan First Scholarship Competition helps those dreams become a reality. Eligible high school seniors, college students or technical college students planning to continue their education may enter the competition to win up to $10,000 in scholarship funds. Full contest rules here.  


What fictional character would you bring to life and why?

Entries may be submitted via video or essay and eligible students will have until June 4 to enter the contest. A copy of your transcript is required to submit.