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Ford Fund Announces Automotive Design Scholarships

The Ford Motor Co. Fund will award a $1 million grant for scholarships commemorating William Clay Ford’s contributions to the automaker’s design legacy.


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U of M Scholarship To Honor Carol Goss

A new $10,000 scholarship has been created honoring longtime Skillman Foundation President Carol Goss.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/17/2013

Jack Martin, Detroit Public Schools Emergency Manager, Mariam C. Noland, President, Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan and the Honorable Dennis W. Archer of the Dennis W. Archer Scholarship Fund talk at the Community Foundation.  (credit: Pat Sweeting/WWJ)

Dennis Archer Scholarship Fund Tops $1M For Minority Students

The program has given out more than $100,000 each year since 2001, now surpassing the $1 millon mark.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/19/2013

CompleteClass Encourages Youth To Live Healthy

A pair of entrepreneurs in Detroit’s Green Garage business center has launched, an online reward system and learning platform that rewards kids for their efforts at living a health-conscious lifestyle, to be a more involved scholar and to become an educated citizen of the world.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/18/2013

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Wayne State University Gets $100K to Help Students Finish Degrees

Wayne State University has received a $100,000 commitment from the Mandell and Madeleine Berman Foundation to create the Crossing the Finish Line Annual Scholarship.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/27/2013

The 12 Wendy's High School Heisman Award Finalists with Archie Griffin at the Marriott Marquis. (Credit: Simon Russell/

Get In The Game: Wendy’s High School Heisman Awards, Scholarships

Wendy’s restaurants are now accepting applications for their annual High School Heisman Award, a program honoring outstanding student-athletes for their commitment to academic achievement, community service involvement and athletic prowess.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/19/2012


UD-Mercy Looks To Re-Establish Scholarship In Name Of Sam Logan

UD-M President Antoine Garibaldi says the endowed scholarship would be available to students who are in financial difficulty or who show outstanding promise.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/08/2012


High Schooler Rewarded For Science Studies

Deerfield 12th Grader Ashley Frye was awarded $1000 dollars in scholarship money for her science fair project this year and that’s the second year in a row for her.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/06/2011

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GM Launching Major Scholarship Program

General Motors has launched one of the nation’s largest scholarship programs.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/10/2011

Event Notices From January 4

The latest event announcements on the Michigan technology scene, before they appear in the GLITR IT calendar.