2018-2019 Scholarships

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Kettering University is a leader in providing STEM and Business students with generous scholarship opportunities.

Freshmen Scholarships

Amount

  • Presidential  $17,500
  • Trustee $16,000
  • Provost $14,500
  • Academic Achievement $3,500

Criteria

Merit Scholarships are awarded to students based on academic performance. Academic performance indicators used to assess Merit Awards include a combination of ACT and / or SAT scores, plus GPA. All accepted applicants are reviewed by the scholarship review committee. 

Kettering uses the cumulative GPA to determine eligibility, as well as the highest scores on the ACT or SAT. Also, if your grades or ACT/SAT scores improve, Kettering reevaluates and adjusts your scholarship accordingly. 

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Deadline

All test scores and grades must be received by March 10, 2018.

Amount

Up to $6,000 per year, renewable

Criteria

Competitive awards made to students who demonstrate achievement outside of the classroom through exemplary talents, personal initiative and tenacity, or through their ability to overcome obstacles. 

Additional Details

Deadline

The March 1, 2018 deadline has passed.

Amount

Up to $5,000 per year, renewable

Criteria

Competitive awards made to students who are active members of FIRST and/or VEX teams.

Deadline

The March 1, 2018 deadline has passed.

Amount

Up to $2,500 per year, renewable

Criteria

Competitive awards made to students who are active members of either DECA or BPA.

Additional Details

Deadline

The March 1, 2018 deadline has passed.

Amount

Up to $5,000 per year, renewable

Criteria

Competitive awards made to students who are active members of OCCRA.

Deadline

The March 1, 2018 deadline has passed.

Amount

Awards are variable in amount based on student need. Candidates must apply for financial aid.

Criteria

Awards are made to children of Lear Corporation employees. Students initiate the process by applying for undergraduate admissions to Kettering University. 

Deadline

June 1, 2018

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Amount

$1,000

Criteria

Transfer students coming from Grand Rapids Community College may be eligible for an annual award. Restrictions apply.

Additional Details

Deadline

April 1, 2018

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Amount

$5,000/year

Criteria

Engineering and Business schools. Students must be incoming freshman of Arab American background.

Deadline

March 16, 2018

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Amount

Scholarships range from $1,000 to $15,000 each and some are renewable.

Criteria

Female students preparing for careers in engineering, engineering technology and computer science.

Deadline

May 1, 2018

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International Student Scholarships

Amount

$3,000 - $16,000 USD

Criteria

All Freshman international applicants are automatically reviewed upon admission for this annual scholarship and may be eligible for this scholarship based on SAT or ACT scores. No separate application is necessary. This scholarship can not be combined with the World Scholarship but can be combined with other Freshmen or Upper Class scholarships. 

Deadline

All test scores and grades must be received by March 10, 2018.

Amount

$2,500 - $7,500 USD

Criteria

All international applicants are automatically considered for this annual scholarship upon admission. No separate application is necessary. This scholarship can not be combined with the Merit Scholarship but can be combined with other Freshmen or Upper Class scholarships. 

Deadline

All test scores and grades must be received by March 10, 2018.


Transfer Student Scholarships

Amount

$1,500 annually

Criteria

Students with a GPA of 3.5 or above, 30 credit hours (minimum) and who are members of Phi Theta Kappa (verification required). This scholarship is also available to international transfer students.

Deadline

January TermJanuary 7
April TermJanuary 7
July TermMay 15
October TermAugust 15

Amount

$5,500 or $14,000

Criteria

Students with a GPA of 3.0 — 3.49 and 24 credit hours (minimum) receive an annual award of $5,500.

Students with a GPA of 3.5 or above and 30 credit hours (minimum) receive an annual award of $14,000.

Deadline

January TermJanuary 7
April TermJanuary 7
July TermMay 15
October TermAugust 15


Upper Class Scholarships

The Upper Class Scholarships are made possible by donations made to Kettering University by alumni and friends of the University. These scholarships are offered to students who are expected to have obtained sophomore status or higher by July 1 of the new academic year.

2018-2019 Upper Class Scholarship Criteria