The MLK G.O.L.D. Scholarship is awarded to Michigan and non-Michigan residents with an annual award amount of $8,000 (renewable up to a total of four years). To view eligibility requirements, please visit the MLK website.
A paper or online application must be submitted to the Office of Admissions by January 19, 2018. Students must be admitted to WMU by the same date, so it is strongly recommended that you apply to WMU by December 15 to allow processing time. The application deadline has been extended to February 15, 2018.
If you have any questions about the scholarship, please contact the Office of Precollege Programming at (269) 387-2773.
For questions about admissions criteria or your application to WMU, please contact the Office of Admissions at (269) 387-2000.
Award participants will be notified February 15, 2018. Due to the extended application deadline, recipients will be notified beginning in March.