AAUW: Wyandotte-Downriver Foundation Scholarship
This scholarship is to provide financial support, including tuition, fees, books and supplies. The applicant must be a United States citizen, must be a permanent resident of one of the following 19 Downriver Michigan communities: Allen Park, Brownstown, Ecorse, Flat Rock, Gibraltar, Grosse Ile, Huron Township, Lincoln Park, Melvindale, New Boston, River Rouge, Riverview, Romulus, Rockwood, Southgate, Taylor, Trenton, Woodhaven and Wyandotte, must have earned a minimum of 12 college credits and must be currently enrolled as a full-time student. Preference given to a student returning to college, after an absence, due to various circumstances. Applicant must submit an essay of 250-500 words to include an introduction of themselves by understanding the AAUW mission and principles (http://www.aauw.org/about) and why they believe they would be successful in their intended education goal and future career.