PathologyOutlines / Detroit College Promise

March 2014


This is our monthly email providing important information for Detroit Public School students, parents, teachers and staff, and others interested in preparing Detroit students for college. We have combined our general and student newsletters into one monthly newsletter. Please forward this email to your friends and social networks.      



DCP News

 All of the 9th grade certificates are ready to be delivered!

Detroit Public School SENIORS!

We have received our first Scholarship Acceptance form! This is the time for seniors to review the documents needed to claim The Detroit College Promise Scholarship.  Please visit our website and follow the Procedures listed:
Don't forget to get a copy of your DPS transcript!

You can mail, email, fax or drop off all documents needed until July 1st, 2014 at 5pm. We will not be able to accept any scholarship forms after July 1st. 



2014/2015 FAFSA is Available  
The FAFSA is free and only takes an average of only 23 minutes to complete.  Get started at Completing FAFSA is the first step in receiving financial aid for college. Many schools require you to submit FASFA in order to receive any financial aid. It is also one step in receiving a Detroit College Promise Scholarship.  By filling out these forms, you have access to other grants and loans to use towards your education!



Also a helpful link on what NOT to do when filling out FAFSA:  


FAFSA-What not to do  



Leaders Who Care Event

When: Saturday April 12th from 2pm-4pm

Where: Cranbrook Dining Hall (Located near the Lone Pine Rd. entrance). Click here for directions.

Address: 39221 Woodward Ave Bloomfield Hills, MI  

Refreshments will be served

More details of this event will be on our Homepage next week!



Scholarship Essay Contest by PeopleSmart

PeopleSmart is running an essay contest which will award the winner $2,500 to use towards college. The subject of the essay is privacy in the 21st century and what it means to the current generation of high school seniors. See link below for more information!


2014 Centennial Scholarship
Are you a high school senior or college student with good grades and a practicing Methodist? If yes, we encourage you to apply for the Centennial Scholarship from Metropolitan United Methodist Church. Learn more by going here.  


Important! If you have been using your Kroger Rewards Card to support the Detroit College Promise you must re-enroll in April, even if you just signed up in February or March. It's easy to re-enroll, just click here. Once you have logged in, simply click on the "Community Rewards" tab and click "edit".  Type in "Detroit College Promise,"  it will then allow you to select our organization.  If you have never registered your Kroger Card, click here for directions on how to make your shopping dollars work for a good cause! 


Contact Us:


The Detroit College Promise

30100 Telegraph Road, Suite 408

Bingham Farms, MI 48025



Telephone: (248) 646-3269

Fax: (248) 646-3119



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