Scholarships for American Indians


Tribes and Nations  - Misc. and Other Minorities

FMMDA Scholarships

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).

Financial data

The Stipend is $2,500


1 year

Additional information

This program includes 2 named scholarships:

  • William E. Shack, Jr. Scholarship
  • G. Michael McDonald Scholarship

Number awarded

10 each year


November of each year