About MAC Scholars


Lloyd M. Cofer Scholarship
This scholarship recognizes a select few Detroit high school graduates for their dedication to the advancement of underrepresented groups in America. As a student enrolled full-time in courses on campus, you will receive $4,125 per academic year for up to four consecutive years. This award has a total approximate value of up to $16,500.

In addition, this scholarship will be added on top of one of the following merit awards, you may have already received- Maroon and Gold Merit Awards, or Residence Life Grant.

Multicultural Advancement Scholarship
This scholarship recognizes a select few high school graduates for their dedication to the advancement of underrepresented groups in America. As a student enrolled full-time in courses on campus, you will receive $4,125 per academic year for up to four consecutive years. This award has a total approximate value of up to $16,500.

In addition, this scholarship will be added on top of one of the following merit awards, you may have already received- Academic Prestige Award, Academic Excellence Award, Academic Success Award, or Residence Life Grant.

*Multicultural Award of Distinction Scholarship(Fall 2016)
This scholarship recognizes a few select high school graduates for their dedication to the advancement of underrepresented groups in America. As a student enrolled full-time in courses on campus, you will receive $10,500 per academic year, for up to four consecutive years. This award has a total approximate value of $42,000.

*Multicultural Award of Distinction Scholarship(beginning Fall 2017)
This scholarship recognizes a few select high school graduates for their dedication to the advancement of underrepresented groups in America. As a student enrolled full-time in courses on campus, you will receive 100 percent of tuition, standard room and board, and $500 for books, for up to four consecutive years. This award has a value of nearly $100,000.