Nelson Scholarships Available for Bay College West Students

Charles & Patricia Nelson Scholarships are available for Bay College West students from Dickinson County, Florence or Niagara.  Three $4,000 scholarships are awarded annually over a two year period to recent high school graduates, and two $4,500 scholarships are awarded over three years to non-traditional students age 26+.  The scholarship money can be used towards tuition, fees and books at Bay College West.

The Nelson scholarships are geared towards hard working, average academic students with a strong goal to complete college.  Students receiving these scholarships must maintain a 2.5 GPA at Bay College West and carry at least six contact hours per semester. 

Please visit to apply for this scholarship as well as an additional 275 scholarships to assist with tuition, fees and books for Academic Year 2016-2017.  Please call the Financial Aid Office at 906-217-4020 if you have questions completing the scholarship application online.  Applications are due by March 15th, and application to Bay College West must be completed prior.
Scholarship assistance is made possible by donations to the Bay College Foundation by businesses and organizations, as well as individuals through endowment, estate and annual contributions.  For information on developing a scholarship, contact the Bay College Foundation Office at 906-217-1700 or email  Bay College is an Equal Opportunity Employer and offers scholarships based on donor defined criteria. Education programs are offered in Escanaba, Iron Mountain, Manistique, and online.
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