The Leading Scholar Award is Michigan Tech’s premier scholarship for current high school seniors from the US. Michigan residents can earn $8,000 or full tuition + room and board + $1,000 per year. Non-Michigan residents can earn $17,000 or a full-tuition scholarship. Join our financial aid staff for an overview of the scholarship, how to apply, tips on writing your essay and requesting your letter of recommendation, and more. Ask questions during the event and we'll answer live!