November 25, 2013

Nexteer Scholarship

Nexteer Automotive

The Nexteer Scholarship Fund mission is to help high school graduates in financial need through a scholarship program for residents of Saginaw, Midland and Bay Counties who are pursuing a career in engineering or general business. The goal is to help deserving individuals within our community achieve their career goals – an objective which has the added benefit of improving the community-at-large. 

Nexteer draws upon a 100 year heritage of vehicle integration expertise and product workmanship. The company has a strong foundation and a reputation for providing dependable steering solutions and enduring customer relationships.


  • Minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Graduating high school senior
  • Resident of Bay, Midland or Saginaw Counties, or surrounding Great Lakes Bay Region
  • Pursuing an undergraduate degree in Engineering or Business (includes Global Supply Management, Purchasing, Logistics, etc.)
  • Attending an accredited, four year Michigan university
  • Additional consideration will be given to Nexteer Team Member/immediate family member (children, grandchildren, step-children)
  • Full-time enrollment

Evaluation Criteria

  • Financial need (25)
  • Academic performance (25)
  • Leadership (10)
  • ACT test score (10)
  • Community service (10)
  • Interview (10)
  • Career goals as demonstrated in essay (5)
  • Membership (Nexteer Team Member or immediate family member) (5)