Scholarship Program Application

Applicant Personal Information

Basic Information

  • You must be a Michigan resident, or Active Duty Military/ family member with duty station in Michigan to be eligible.

Contact Information

Current Mailing Address

Permanent Address

  • Your permanent address is where you reside when you’re not staying at college, such as a parent’s house.


High School Information

College/ University Information

  • If you are unsure of which college you will be attending, you may leave the college information blank. You must attend a Michigan college to receive the scholarship.
  • Only students pursuing degrees related to science, technology, engineering and math are eligible to apply.


  • Accepted transcript file uploads types include: DOC, DOCX, RTF, ODF, TXT, PDF
  • Transcripts are not required to be “official”

NDIA/ Military Affiliation

Are you currently a NDIA member or NDIA family member?

  • You are not required to be a NDIA member or military affiliated for scholarship eligibility.

Are you currently Active Duty Military or Active Duty family member?


What is your dream job after College, share your visions.

Describe a development, problem, or discovery that sparked your interest in STEM.

Describe outside interests, extra-curricular, and community service activities you have been involved with in high school or college.

Please limit your response to 300 words or less per question. Please upload a single file with each essay on a sparate page.
  • Accepted transcript file uploads types include: DOC, DOCX, RTF, ODF, TXT, PDF


Reference Letter

Please provide a letter of reference from a non-family member: choose someone we can contact, someone who knows you well, and has knowledge of your capabilities and potential in your selected field. Please supply an email address or phone number.

Reference Contact Information

  • Accepted reference letter file upload types include: DOC, DOCX, RTF, ODF, TXT, PDF
  • Provide the contact information of the person who wrote your letter of recommendation.


Please be sure all information is complete and accurate before submitting. All fields are required.

NDIA Michigan is committed to protecting the personal information and privacy of all STEM Scholarship applicants. Your information will be used exclusively by the NDIA STEM Scholarship Committee, and will not be intentionally disclosed or released to any third party without your expressed permission.