The Detroit Public Schools Community District Foundation, alongside US Ecology, has created four scholarships for $5,000 to be award. The scholarships will be awarded to one male class of 2024 graduating senior  who plans to pursue a science major, full-time, at a four-year Michigan Institution. Student should reside in district 3 [48203, 48205 (Partial), 48211, 48212, 48234].


Award Requirements

  • Complete the online application 
  • Must be a graduating senior from DPSCD 
  • A letter of recommendation by a DPSCD teacher, counselor, or principal 
  • Official transcript 
  • 2.0 cumulative GPA 
  • Students will be required to submit a 1-page APA formatted essay explaining: 

 Essay Requirements

  • Tell us about yourself 
  • Your academic goals 
  • How have you grown academically and socially during your high school career?  
  • How will the funds, if awarded, positively affect you?  

A post-secondary acceptance letter is required before funds are  disbursed but is not needed to apply. 


    Application Deadline is July 8, 2024  


    All documents need to be submitted in PDF format. 
    All scholarships funds will be distributed to the institute directly.