Testimonials

“Thank you so much for again choosing me for a grant. There could not have been a better time in the semester to receive this news. I appreciate the generosity as this grant will help me immensely toward my engineering degree. Thank you so much."

Raquel, Central Michigan University

Engineering


“I am so grateful to be receiving the WMMIAEC for the fourth year in a row. This grant allows me to continue my exploration and education within architecture, which has become my biggest passion. I aim to one day give back in my design work through the betterment of communities and society as a whole. I am extremely thankful."

Sarah, Lawrence Technological University

Architecture


“I am very thankful for receiving the WMMIAEC educational grant. This scholarship will help me significantly as I pursue my environmental engineering degree. I am honored to be chosen for this financial assistance.”

Allison, Michigan State University

Environmental Engineering


“As an architecture student studying out of state, I truly appreciate being a recipient of the WMMIAEC Grant! This is a great financial support as I am in my final year of studies for my Bachelor's degree, and will continue pursuing my passions by obtaining a Master's degree. Thank you for helping support my education and pursuit of my passion for architecture!”

Sabrina, Ball State University

Architecture


"Being a female in the male-dominated industry of architecture definitely presents challenges.  My commitment to further my education by obtaining a Master's Degree will help to "equalize the playing field".  I am grateful to WMMIAEC for the financial grant that will help me to pursue that degree; and for this organization that recognizes the contributions of women and minorities in construction!"

Leah, Lawrence Technological University,

Architecture


"As a recipient of a WMMIAEC grant, I would like to express my gratitude for the generosity of the entire WMMIAEC community. I am honored to have been chosen for the grant and the financial support has had a tremendous impact on my education and personal well-being. Once again, thank you very much."

Dennis , Michigan State University

Civil Engineering


"I am extremely grateful to have been chosen to receive the WMMIAEC Grant.  This scholarship will provide me with the support needed to continue my studies, pursuits, and passions in the field of architecture.  This grant will help to prepare me to enter the field with a strong educational foundation, allowing me to give back to communities and contribute to a better society."

Sarah, Lawrence Technological University

Architecture


"I want to thank WWMIAEC for their amazing generosity! With the kindness I have received through this grant I will able to complete my junior year with less debt and stress.  I cannot thank you enough or express how much this means to me and my family. With the help I have received I will be able to graduate with a degree in electrical engineering with as little debt as possible."

Chelsey, Hope College

Electrical Engineering


"I just wanted to pass along a thank you to the committee for renewing my daughters grant. She has found her passion and, with your help, will become positive force in our world.
Thanks again"

Parent of Grant Winner


"On behalf of my daughter and our family we would like to thank you for the WMMIAEC grant award. Sarah is enjoying her first semester at LTU in the Architecture program and is very appreciative of your consideration. Please pass our thanks along to the award committee"

Timothy


"I would like to sincerely thank the WMMIAEC for the generosity in granting me this scholarship. It will aid as I continue my journey to succeed and continue to further my knowledge in a field that I am passionate about. I cannot wait to give back by helping communities through the education I am able to receive. Once again, thank you so much."

Sarah, Lawrence Technological University

Architecture


"I want to thank West Michigan Minorities in Architecture/Engineering Consortium for allowing me to continue on my journey towards my dreams. Every dollar counts. Receiving the grant has allowed me to have a fantastic freshman year, allowing me to learn so much about the world around me."

Spencer, Northeastern University

Civil Engineering


"I am sincerely grateful and honored to WMMIAEC for providing me with this financial assistance grant for the past two years. The high cost of graduate school has made it difficult for me to cover all of my expenses and has allowed me to focus more on my classes. This award has been very helpful as I work toward completing my Master of Landscape Architecture Degree."

Samantha, University of Michigan

Landscape Architecture


"I would like to thank those responsible for the WMMIAEC Scholarship and for the generous contributions. This grant will most definitely take some of the financial burden off of me and my family’s shoulders during these tough economic times. Approaching my final year in college, this extra help is greatly appreciated and will help me to focus on finishing up my degree and starting my career successfully."

Anthony, Grand Valley State University

Mechanical Engineering


"I want to express my gratitude towards the team at WMMIAEC for selecting me as one of the grant recipients for the past four years. WMMIAEC’s continuous financial support has greatly contributed to my education. Best wishes to everyone at WMMIAEC and hope they are around for many years to support future architects and engineers."

Andriana, Lawrence Tech University

Architecture/Civil Engineering


"I would just like to say thank you to the members of WMMIAEC board for granting me this scholarship. It has been a great help in all the school expenses from tuition to books to travel. It is greatly appreciated!"

Samantha, Massachusetts Institute of Technology


"I would just like to say thank you to the members of WMMIAEC board for granting me this scholarship. It has been a great help in all the school expenses from tuition to books to travel. It is greatly appreciated!"

Samantha, Massachusetts Institute of Technology


"I am very appreciative for the WMMIAEC scholarship. Paying for college is an overwhelming financial burden and this scholarship will help fund my last year of college. A big thank you to this generous organization and all the people that assist students in achieving their educational goals!"

Souzan, Lawrence Technological University

Civil Engineering


"As a recipient of the WMMIAEC grant, I want to thank you for your support and assistance. Thank you for believing in me and in my dreams and for making my college experience a lot less stressful. This grant will make my goal much easier to reach; it will lessen the financial burden on me and my family. It will also allow me to devote a greater amount of time to my studies. Your generosity is appreciated and accepted with extreme gratitude. I once again thank you sincerely for believing in me."

Lizbeth, Kalamazoo Valley Community College

Civil Engineering


“I am very blessed to have received this grant. Thank you WMMIAEC for helping me to continue my studies toward an Architectural degree.”

Angela, Lawrence Tech University

Architecture


“The WMMIAEC scholarship has really helped me a lot over the past two years. As a student who is working to pay for college, it has helped alleviate the stress of having to work 20-30 hour weeks while trying to maintain a full-course load and a good GPA and allowed me to work less, focus more on my studies, and be a part of extracurricular activities at WMU to help round out my education here.”

Kimberly, Western Michigan University

Civil Engineering


“With the help of this grant, a big financial weight has been taken off my last year of college! The grant aided in senior year when I really needed some extra financial help. Thank you; I am honored to be a recipient and cannot wait to start my career as an engineer.”

Britney, Western Michigan University

Civil Engineering


“I want to thank your organization for the hope you have given me. The contribution you have awarded me for my education is greatly appreciated!”

Tiffany, Lawrence Tech University

Architecture


“Thanks to the grant fund provided by WMMIAEC, I am able to continue my education in Architecture and Civil Engineering. Even in this economic hardship, WMMIAEC was still able to assist me financially. It is greatly appreciated!”

Adriana, Lawrence Tech University

Architecture/Civil Engineering


“I would like to say thank you for giving me the opportunity to further my education. It has become more and more difficult to find the funds in the passing years. Any help I get is greatly appreciated. Thank you so much!”

Megan, Michigan Technological

Civil Engineering


“I just wanted to take a second to make sure I said thank you for awarding me the educational grant. I really appreciate it and thank you once again for helping support my education.”

Kim, Western Michigan University

Civil Engineering


“The WMMIAEC financial assistance has helped me to diligently devote more time to a successful senior comprehensive design project and worry less about financial burdens that may arise. It couldn’t have come at a better time, a true blessing! Thank you so much for your financial help!”

Sarah, Western Michigan University

Interior Design


“With abundant appreciation I write this to all those that aided in awarding me the WMMIAEC grant for two years in a row. Each semester my award came in the “nick” of time, whether it was having to buy last minute studio supplies or simply grabbing some extra groceries, not to mention lowering my overall school loan debt. A huge thank you to Jennifer Bauer and the rest of the committee for making my collegiate experience that much easier!”

Damon, University of Michigan

Architecture


“Please express my sincere gratitude to the WMMIAEC for the generous scholarship. As a woman in a male-dominated field, I feel that the support I have received from organizations such as the WMMIAEC will definitely help me to reach my career goals.”

Leah, University of Michigan

Architecture


“Thank you WMMIAEC for a significant financial break, it’s allowed me to dedicate less time to a job and more time to my studies and volunteer work.”

Cynthia, Grand Valley University

Electrical Engineering


“Thank you for selecting me as a recipient of an educational grant – I truly appreciate it!”

Maureen, Notre Dame

Architecture


“I’m honored to have been chosen for a grant. This will greatly help further my career in architecture!”

Audrey, Western Michigan University

Pre-architecture


“My grant has aided in my overall education efforts. Thanks WMMIAEC!”

Marcus, Michigan State University

Electrical Engineering