Detroit Promise Scholarship

The four-year Detroit Promise is a last dollar funding program for students who live in the city of Detroit and will graduate from any Detroit high school in 2017. It provides Detroit youth a tuition-free path to a bachelor’s degree at a number of four-year universities in the state of Michigan.

Eligibility requirements:

  • Reside in the city of Detroit from ninth grade through 12th grade
  • Attend for all four years and graduate from any Detroit high school: DPS, EAA, charter, private, parochial, home school, etc. Students who have attended multiple Detroit high schools are eligible
  • Must have a 3.0 cumulative GPA as of Monday, Feb. 1 of senior year
  • Must have a minimum score of 21 ACT/1060 SAT as of senior year (can re-test through Feb.)
  • Meet college or university admission requirements

Up to the Full Cost of Tuition and Fees