The MEA Scholarship Program is now open. The scholarship is available for graduate of a Michigan public high school or private high school that has an MEA bargaining unit. The value of the award is determined by the trustees of the MEA Scholarship Fund.
The Michigan Education Association (MEA) is pleased to announce its MEA Scholarship to the graduate of a Michigan public high school or private high school that has an MEA bargaining unit. The Association is an organization dedicated to the principles of public education, advancement of quality education, and security of the rights of education employees.
The amount and a number of scholarships offered each year shall be determined by the trustees of the MEA Scholarship Fund.
Level and Area of Studies
College or university level in any field.
Place of Study
In the United States of America.
Eligibility and Criteria
- Dependent of MEA member or MEA-Retired member in good standing
- A graduate of a Michigan public high school or private high school that has an MEA bargaining unit.
- Will attend or is currently an undergraduate student of a Michigan public community/junior college, four-year-degree-granting institution, or vocational training institution that grants a degree, certification or license.
- Those attending the following private institutions only are also eligible: Baker College-Flint/Owosso, University of Detroit–Mercy, Adrian College, Finlandia University, and Albion College (The aforementioned private institutions are existing local MEA affiliates.)
- Children of MEA officers, fund trustees, and MEA staff are not eligible. (A child of an MEA, MESSA or MEA-FS staff person is eligible if the other parent is an MEA member in good standing.)
The United States citizens are welcome to apply.
Application should be made online through the website and application link below.
20 February 2020.