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Stars Shine in Pontiac with Student Performances and Ascend Scholarships

June 11th 2018

Stars Shine in Pontiac with Student Performances and Ascend Scholarships (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 11, 2018) Pontiac, MI – Each year the Clarence E. Phillips Ascend Foundation hosts a Night of the Stars to celebrate the talent of Pontiac’s youth, including performances and scholarship awards presentation. Over $84,000 in scholarships were awarded to kids in […]

Schuele Scholarship Sends Royal Oak Senior to Michigan State

May 30th 2018

Scholarship Sends Royal Oak Senior to Michigan State (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 30, 2018) Royal Oak, MI – A call to the Principal’s office turned out to be an exciting surprise for Royal Oak High School senior Jana Ratzloff Friday. She was was met by a room full of caring, excited adults to be presented […]

Royal Oak Musicale Accepting Scholarship Applications for Music Majors

March 29th 2018

Royal Oak Musicale Accepting Scholarship Applications for Music Majors Royal Oak, MI- Royal Oak Musicale provides music scholarships every year for graduating seniors from schools in Royal Oak and surrounding communities who are planning to major in music in college or university. Applications must be completed and received by Monday, April 9, 2018. The audition […]

Optimist Club of Southfield-Lathrup Village Announces Essay Contest

January 10th 2018

Optimist Club of Southfield-Lathrup Village Announces Essay Contest (Optimist Club of Southfield-Lathrup  Village, Jan. 10, 2018) Southfield, Lathrup Village, MI – The Optimist Club of Southfield-Lathrup Village is encouraging area students to contemplate the phrase “Can Society Function Without Respect?”  This topic is the focus of the annual Optimist International Essay Contest for 2018. The […]

Rochester Adams Interact Club Students Create Scholarship…

July 16th 2017

Rochester Adams Interact Club Students Create Scholarship for Fellow Student (Rochester Rotary, July 16, 2017) Rochester, MI – This Spring, the Rochester Adams Interact Club broke new ground for high school philanthropy and awarded a fellow Rochester Adams student with a $2,000 scholarship to Oakland Community College; enough to cover almost a full year of […]

Night of Stars Showcases Talent, Awards Scholarships in Pontiac

June 11th 2017

Night of Stars Showcases Talent, Awards Scholarships in Pontiac (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 11, 2017) Pontiac, MI – The stars came out Friday to the Flagstar Strand Theatre in Pontiac for The Clarence E. Phillips Ascend Foundation annual celebration “Night of the Stars.” Families were able to enjoy a variety of performances, including Pontiac’s own […]

Royal Oak High School Senior Surprised with Full Scholarship (video)

May 28th 2017

Royal Oak High School Senior Surprised with Full Scholarship (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 28, 2017) Royal Oak, MI – Royal Oak High School senior Allison Peel thought she was being called to the counseling office to do a routine high school exit interview, but instead she was surprised by a group of people there […]

Students Can Apply for Scholarship through Oakland County Republicans

April 23rd 2017

Students Can Apply for Scholarship through Oakland County Republicans (OCRP, April 23, 2017) The Oakland County Republican Party is excited to announce we are extending the deadline for our 2017 Lincoln Scholarship Program until May 15th. Scholarship Information Students may submit an essay of up to 1000 words, video, or other creative work on the […]

College-Bound Seniors in Oakland County Can Apply for Robert A. Schuele Scholarship

March 16th 2016

College-Bound Seniors in Oakland County Can Apply for Robert A. Schuele Scholarship (Compiled, March 16, 2016) Royal Oak, MI – High School Seniors throughout Oakland, Wayne, and Macomb Counties are invited to apply for the Robert A. Schuele Scholarship through Boys and Girls Club of Oakland and Macomb Counties. The scholarship provides one recipient with […]

Madison Heights Woman Honored for Volunteerism with Baker Scholarship

May 19th 2015

Madison Heights Woman Honored for Volunteerism with Baker Scholarship (press release, May 19, 2015) Baker College of Clinton Township officials have announced Gina Martinez, of Madison Heights, is the recipient of the 2015 Ed Kurtz Leadership Scholarship award. The $2,500 scholarship is awarded annually to a Baker College of Clinton Township student who demonstrates academic […]