How to apply
The application process begins each July for the coming academic year. A complete application includes an essay and your resume. Please submit the application package to firstname.lastname@example.org by 8am on Tuesday, August 7th. Scholarship recipients will be announced by August 24th.
To apply for a scholarship, write an essay not exceeding two pages in length (1.5 line spacing, 1 inch margins), that addresses ALL of the following:
-Describe your short-and long-term goals in entrepreneurship. How has your experience with ZLI courses and/or programs prepared you for these goals? How do you plan to engagewith the Institute in this academic year? How will this upcoming engagement forward your goals?
-Please also provide a list of entrepreneurial activities you have been involved with at U-M and in the past (include dates). Which ZLI programs have you participated in and which program(s) had the biggest impact?
-A complete application will include your resume (as page 1) and your essay (pages 2 and 3) combined into a single PDF. This single PDF must be emailed to email@example.com by 8:00 a.m. on Tuesday, August 7th. (Please include your UMID number) Scholarship recipients will be announced by August 24th.
Scholarship recipients receive a maximum of $5,000 towards their second-year tuition.