United Way's Scholarship for Youth in Transition

Provides resources for youth to develop financial independence through education and assistance for those who transition out of foster care. Up to $2,000 available to those who qualify.

  • admitted to Macomb Community College
  • half-time enrollment (6 credit hours or more) each semester of award
  • award is for tuition, fees and books
  • between the ages of 17-21 and are/were under the care and supervision of the Michigan Department of Human Services on or after their 14th birthday
  • enrolled in an academic program, Transitions Workshop, or the Center for Continuing Education.
  • minimum high school GPA of 2.0 and maintain a 2.0 GPA once enrolled in a degree-credit program
  • provide copy of eligibility letter from Department of Human Services Case Worker

Donor
United Way Scholarships for Youth in Transition
Award
Varies
Deadline
05/31/2019
Supplemental Questions
  1. Are you between the ages of 17 and 21?
  2. Were you under the care and supervision of the Michigan department of Human Services on or after your 14th birthday?
  3. Please provide a copy of your eligibilty letter from your Department of Human Services case worker.
  4. Please provide a copy of your high school transcript.