UMBS offers the following scholarships and financial assistance. To apply for this support, please complete the UMBS 2013 Application Part II (Scholarships and Financial Assistance) and return it to our office.
University of Michigan students should also apply for aid through the U-M Office of Financial Aid.
Dr. Elzada Clover and Dr. Lois Jotter Cutter Student Scholarship
Undergraduate student support for spring or summer term.
Howard A. Crum Student Scholarship
Scholarship support students studying at UMBS.
Douglas Lake Improvement Association Scholarship
A competitive scholarship to fully support a student who is a resident of Northern Michigan to attend the spring or summer session. Supported by the members of the Douglas Lake Improvement Association.
Frank Caleb & Margaret Thompson Gates Student Scholarship
Several annual awards to assist students at UMBS.
Marian P. and David M. Gates Scholarship for Non-Residents
Award to assist out-of-state students to study at UMBS.
Lowe Family First Summer Student Scholarship
Award to student spending their first summer at UMBS.
George E. Nichols Undergradute Scholarship
Support for out-of-state or international undergraduate students in LSA who are studying at the Biological Station.
James L. Plafkin Memorial Scholarship
An annual need-based award to a student who is studying aquatic ecology.
UMBS Returning Student Award
Awards to returning students who are in their second or subsequent summer at the Biological Station. Funded by alumni and friends of UMBS.
Schrank Family Scholarship
One award annually alternating for an LSA or Program in the Environment (PitE) student.
Fred and Avery Test Scholarship
Provides support for students at UMBS with financial need.
Gary and Gussie Williams Scholarship
Scholarship for student who is teaching science or pursuing a degree in science education.