DCAN Update | May 19, 2021
The Deadline is Approaching!
The deadline to apply to a highlighted Focus: HOPE program before DCAN's Skilled Trade Enrollment Day is May 21st!

All Detroit seniors who apply to a program before the deadline will be invited to DCAN's virtual event on May 27th to meet with program reps and complete the enrollment process. Students must list Nicholle Larry as their Workforce Development Specialist on their application.

Here is an overview of the skilled trade programs offered.
Last Call!
Join us for our last Lunch and Learn of the 2021 school year! The May Virtual 
Lunch and Learn will cover the following topics:

  • Summer Melt
  • Underclassmen College Readiness
  • Detroit Promise
  • Community Resources

This opportunity has been approved for SCECH credits. The event will take place May 20th from 10-1:30 PM.
Scholarships for Class of 2022!
The College Board Opportunity Scholarships are now open! College Board has laid out a series of college readiness steps and are awarding small scholarships for each step completed. Students who complete all six steps are eligible to receive a $40,000 scholarship for college. Two students from Detroit received $40,000 for Fall of 2021.

The first scholarship closing date is June 30, 2021! Remember, students must complete ALL steps to be eligible for the final award. Please encourage all of your juniors to apply to the first step: Building Your College List.
Colleges may or may not be requiring a COVID vaccination for attendance in the Fall of 2021.

We've compiled a list of COVID-19 vaccination requirements for our students' top feeder schools. We highly encourage students to research or reach out to a admissions representative on campus for more information.
Henry Ford College is hiring for an Admissions Recruiter! The Admissions Recruiter is responsible for recruiting and admission of students in support of Henry Ford College's vision for recruitment and its annual recruitment plan.
Franklin Wright Settlements is hiring for a Social Worker Case Manager and an In-Home Clinical Therapist. Both positions are contractual and applicants must possess a State of Michigan Professional License.
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