Scholarships don’t need to be repaid. There are thousands of them available, offered by companies, individuals, nonprofit groups and many other organizations.
Each scholarship has its own requirements, so be sure to review them to determine if you qualify. When you find one that looks right for you, read the application carefully, fill it out completely and meet the deadline.
Some excellent scholarship opportunities are offered exclusively to our students. More than $15 million in sponsored scholarships were made available to MMI and UTI students in 2016.1 Visit the MMI Scholarship web page to browse through the list of available scholarships, review the eligibility requirements and apply online: www.MMITech.edu/scholarships
To improve your chances of submitting a successful scholarship application, take these tips:
- Prep -During the application process, you’ll be asked to answer questions about yourself – everything from your work experience and education background to your hobbies and interests. Make a short list in advance of the key facts that tell your story.
- Search -Scholarships are available from many sources. In addition to checking out the MMI Scholarship web page, look for other scholarship resources online and in your community.
- Match -Try to focus on the scholarships that match your background best, taking into consideration eligibility requirements, deadlines and award amounts.
- Apply -When you’ve determined which scholarships interest you, it’s time to apply. Be sure to follow the directions and submit your application on time.
The TechForce Foundation provides another source of financial aid for MMI students. This nonprofit organization offers a variety of scholarships, grants, career development and other programs. Learn more at the TechForce Foundation website: www.techforcefoundation.org
We make it as easy as possible for you to find financial aid that could help you pay for the training that leads to a great career, independence and financial stability. The MMI Financial Aid team will work with you to review your options and take advantage of the best opportunities available.
1Scholarships are available to those who qualify. Specific conditions, criteria and awards vary by state.