Morey Technical Training Scholarships

Scholarship Description

The Morey Technical Training Scholarships were established to assist students who are graduating from, or have previously graduated from, the Mt. Pleasant Area Technical Center and are pursuing a career in the field of welding, machine tool or mechanical drafting. Scholarships are intended for students who will be, or are currently attending Ferris State University or Mid Michigan Community College in pursuit of training/education related to their career choice. Scholarships are for tuition only.  Scholarships are awarded for a two-year period as follows: 1 - $5,000 scholarship @ $2,500 per year2 - $3,000 scholarships@ $1,500 per year 2 - $2,000 scholarships@ $1,000 per year Eligibility Criteria:  •Applicants must be a graduating senior from the Mt. Pleasant Area Technical Center OR have graduated from the Mt. Pleasant Area Technical Center within the past four (4) years.•Applicants must be planning to become enrolled, or are currently enrolled, in a two or four year welding, machine tool, or mechanical drafting program at Mid Michigan Community College or Ferris State University.Preferences: •The written recommendations of qualified individuals who are knowledgeable of the applicant’s career related skills, work/study habits and attitude.•The written portion of the applicant’s Scholarship Application that describes the applicant’s desire for a career in the fields of welding, machine tool, or mechanical drafting.•Financial need: Applicants have been requested to write a short essay stating, in their own words, why this scholarship would be helpful in allowing them to achieve their career goals.

Year of Need: College Freshman, College Sophomore, College Junior, College Senior,

Type: Needs Based

Num Awards: Multiple

Min Award: 2000

Max Award: 5000

Deadline: 2019-03-11


Sponsoring Organization Mount Pleasant Area Community Foundation
113 W. Broadway P.O. Box 1283
Mt. Pleasant, MI 48804-1283

Contact Person:

Phone: (989) 773-7322

Fax: (989) 773-1517