DRDFS Summer Webinar Series
Follow along with DRDFS Coach Devon's summer webinar series! Each week, she releases a new webinar focusing on the topics on the schedule included in the newsletter, on the right. This series will help prepare you and give you good reminders and helpful tips and tricks to managing and thriving in post-secondary.

If you have any questions, feel free to reach out to Coach Devon at dhall@drdfs.org.
Hanan and Vanessa, Oakland Community College
Congrats, Grads!

Congratulations to all of our alumni that graduated this spring with a degree/certificate!

We are so proud of you here at Detroit Regional Dollars for Scholars, and look forward to seeing where your education will take you.

We'd love to hear about your next steps and see grad photos! Click the link below to update your info and submit a photo to be featured on our socials.
Alumni Feature

One of our Next Level Scholars program graduates was featured on Fox 2 News! Click here to learn about Kelvin H from Clintondale's story about coming to America to pursue his dreams.

Scholarship Season Now Open!

If you are eligible for a Detroit Regional Dollars for Scholars scholarship check, you will be able to claim your scholarship.

Students that are eligible for scholarship funds for the Fall 2022 semester will have checks disbursed to their institutions on the dates below, pending Award Agreement or Award Renewal form submission. Please plan accordingly based on when your payments are due.
  1. June 20, 2022
  2. July 18, 2022
  3. August 1, 2022
  4. August 22, 2022
  5. September 1, 2022

By now, you should have received an email with the form link to claim or renew your scholarship. Please confirm with Erin at etalbot@drdfs.org if you didn't receive an email.
Featured Resources

  • SwiftStudent is a FREE resource to help guide you through the financial aid appeal process. 

  • Click here for a guide to help you plan out paying for post-secondary and completing all of those necessary steps.

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