Scholarships for American Indians
Ford Motor Minority Dealers Association
Attn: Executive Director
16000 West Nine Mile Road, Suite 603
Southfield, MI 48075
(248) 557-2500 Toll-free: (800) 247-0293 Fax: (248) 557-2882
To provide financial assistance for college to Native American and other minority high school seniors, especially those from a single parent family.
This program is open to minority high school seniors who are planning to attend college. Applicants must have a GPA of 2.5 or higher, be able to document financial need, and be sponsored by a minority dealer that is a member of the association. They must submit a short essay (up to 100 words) on "Why I want to attend a college or university and what I hope to achieve by doing so." Preference is given to applicants from a single-parent family. Scholarships are awarded on a first-come, first-serve basis. Applications are available only from members of the Ford Motor Minority Dealers Association (FMMDA).
The Stipend is $2,500
This program includes 2 named scholarships:
- William E. Shack, Jr. Scholarship
- G. Michael McDonald Scholarship
10 each year
November of each year