This scholarship is for graduating high school seniors of the class of 2014 who will pursue higher education at one of Detroit's eligible institutions: Wayne State University, University of Detroit Mercy, or College for Creative Studies. To qualify for this scholarship, applicants must be demonstrate passion and love for Detroit and an unyielding commitment to the city's future. Applicants must have a cumulative 3.25 GPA; those applicants who do not satisfy this requirement are still encouraged to apply as other factors will be considered during the selection process that can compensate for their GPA. The scholarship will cover the recipient's cost of books for their first semester in college. Scholarship recipients will be required to complete a minimum of 20 hours of volunteer service over the course of the semester.
How easy is it to apply?
Not too bad
This scholarship's application process may have items such as essays that could take a couple hours.
How much competition is there?
This scholarship has a relatively low number of applicants.