2020 Financial Aid Fair and scholarship events

TRAVERSE CITY — Enrollment Services at Northwestern Michigan College will offer several "pop-up" scholarship events this winter in addition to its annual Financial Aid Fair for prospective college students, parents, alumni, and current NMC students.

Two of the pop-up events will focus on NMC scholarships available to culinary students and will be held at Lobdell's Teaching Restaurant on NMC's Great Lakes campus, 715 E. Front St.

  • Tuesday, January 21, 5–7 p.m.
  • Friday, February 14, Noon–2 p.m. (NOTE NEW TIME)

A pair of nursing-specific workshops will be held 8:30–9:30 a.m. and 10:15 a.m.–12:15 p.m. Monday, Feb. 17 on NMC's Main Campus, with the exact location still to be determined.

A tech-aviation scholarship-specific workshop will be held from 12:30-1:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 26 in Parsons-Stulen 217/219 on the Aero Park Campus.

The Financial Aid Fair will be held from 4-7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 12 in room 113 of the Osterlin Building. It offers half-hour workshop sessions and time for students to meet individually with a financial aid representative. Snacks will be included!

Sign up for half-hour workshop sessions at nmc.edu/financial-aid. Walk-ins are also welcome.

  • Counting the Cost of College - comparing schools (4–4:30 p.m., 5:30–6 p.m.)
  • Waivers and scholarships for Native American Students (4–4:30 p.m., 5:30–6 p.m.)
  • Types of Financial Aid (4:30-5 p.m., 6-6:30 p.m.)
  • How to Find and Apply for Scholarships (5–5:30 p.m., 6:30–7 p.m.)

Before or after the workshops, get one-on-one help with:

  • Completing the FAFSA by the March 1 State deadline
  • Applying for Scholarships
  • Completing financial aid requirements (for current NMC students)
  • Comparing award letters
  • Student loan counseling

RELEASE DATE: January 16, 2020

For more information:

NMC Enrollment Services
(231) 995-1035



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