APPLICATIONS DEADLINE EXTENDED, DUE 6/19/2024. 

All students must be studying a STEM major/program. Please review the scholarship options carefully below as eligibility options vary by school, grade level, and race/ethnicity. All scholarships are open to eligible international students.

Unsure if your major qualifies as STEM? Review our list of accepted STEM fields here.

We realize the Student Aid Report is now the FASFA Aid Summary and many of you have not received your processed Aid Summary yet. Please submit your FASFA submission summary or a confirmation of your submission. We may follow up to receive additional information regarding your financial aid level.

If you are an international student applying for the scholarship and cannot submit a FASFA Aid Summary in your application, please upload a statement of financial need (1-2 paragraphs) instead.

Click here to read more about the history of the scholarship fund.

Kettering University
Russell J. Ebeid Scholarship for Arab American Students
Application Instructions
$7,500/year
Students must be incoming freshman of Arab American/MENA background

Russell J. Ebeid Closing the Gap Scholarship
Application Instructions
$4,000/year
Students must be third or fourth-year students who are experiencing financial hardship

Russell J. Ebeid Detroit Cristo Rey Scholarship
Application Instructions
$7,500/year
Incoming freshman who attended Detroit Cristo Rey high school
Open to students experiencing financial hardship

Michigan Technological University
Russell J. Ebeid Closing the Gap Scholarship
Application Instructions
$4,000/year
Incoming freshman or currently enrolled students who are experiencing financial hardship

Wayne State University
Russell J. Ebeid Closing the Gap Scholarship
Application Instructions
$4,000/year
Must be a third or fourth year student
Open to Arab American/MENA, Black/African American, Latinx students, and international students, who are experiencing financial hardship

University of Michigan Dearborn
Russell J. Ebeid Scholarship
Application Instructions
$4,000/year
Incoming freshman or currently enrolled students
Open to Arab American/MENA, Black/African American, Latinx, or international students who are experiencing financial hardship

University of Detroit Mercy
Russell J. Ebeid Scholarship
Application Instructions
$4,000/year
Incoming freshman or currently enrolled students
Open to Arab American/MENA, Black/African American, Latinx, or international students who are experiencing financial hardship

University of Toledo
Russell J. Ebeid Scholarship
Application Instructions
$4,000/year
Open to incoming freshman or currently enrolled students who are experiencing financial hardship

Application deadline extended. Applicants MUST download and review application instructions before submitting. Applications due at 11:59pm on WEDNESDAY, JUNE 19, 2024.

Questions? Please contact Mikala Cox at mcox@accesscommunity.org