To be eligible, students must plan to continue their education at public/private colleges or vocational schools as a part- or full- time student between fall of 2018 to spring of 2019. The scholarships are open to female Wayne County, Michigan residents or female students attending high schools in Wayne County, Michigan. Relatives of JLD members are not eligible. Scholarship award checks will be payable to colleges in the students’ names.
Students awarded these scholarships are those who demonstrate an interest in and commitment to voluntarism in addition to their academic achievements. Scholarship eligibility is open to female applicants solely. All information provided will be kept confidential. Factors considered include: · GPA of 3.25 or better · Extracurricular activities, community service and work experience · Essay question answer · Awards and honors · Two recommendations from teachers, coaches or volunteer coordinators