Hello!
It's here! Tonight is the DFS FAFSA Completion Workshop! All participants will win a DFS Swag bag, register at the links below!

But first, we want you to know that we are thinking of you and your families. We hope that you and your families are continuing to stay safe and healthy. We know that the pandemic and changes in school learning have been incredibly challenging for many students. Please know that we are here for you and want to help you succeed both now and in the future. That's why we're introducing an ongoing office hours series and an exclusive DFS FAFSA Completion Workshop for you and your parent(s) or guardian(s) We hope you'll join us.


Can't make it this week? No worries - office hours will continue through December this semester. We can also schedule an additional FAFSA Workshop if there is interest. Just let us know!

Be sure to click the links to register in advance to get the zoom link.
Marissa D'Angelo
Next Level Scholars Program Manager
Detroit Regional Dollars for Scholars
mdangelo@drdfs.org
(734) 983-8505
NEWSLETTER CONTENTS:
  • NEW: DRDFS FAFSA Workshop - Register Now!
  • INTRODUCING: Office Hours with DFS
  • 2021-22 FAFSA SAR Submission
  • Resource Spotlight: Additional Scholarship Opportunities for DFS Students
  • Featured Resources
NEW: DRDFS FAFSA WORKSHOP TODAY - CLICK TO REGISTER!
Don't forget! The DFS FAFSA Completion Workshop is today, Tuesday 11/17 from 4:30 - 5:30 P.M.

The virtual zoom workshop is open to seniors in the Next Level Scholars program and their parent(s) or guardian(s). Please have your FSA ID available and refer to the checklist in the FAFSA Google Classroom. The goal of the workshop is for seniors and their parents to complete the FAFSA in a working session.

INTRODUCING: OFFICE HOURS WITH DFS
Stuck on something with school? Not sure what you should be doing to prepare for post-secondary education? Just want to chat?

Join us during our open office hours!

Register for a Wednesday Session here (3-4 PM on 11/18, 11/25, 12/2, 12/9 or 12/16).

Register for a Thursday Session here (10-11 AM on 11/19, 12/3, 12/10 or 12/17)
FAFSA CHALLENGE: 2021-2022 FAFSA SAR SUBMISSION
FAFSA CHALLENGE WINNER OF THE WEEK!

Julian Haddad from Henry Ford II !!!

Congratulations! Check your email for details about your prize!

If you have already completed your FAFSA and have your SAR ready, please submit it here.

*More resources are located in the Google Classroom. If you have any questions, please reach out to Erin at evogel@drdfs.org!* 
RESOURCE SPOTLIGHT: ADDITIONAL SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIES FOR DFS SENIORS
THE PROVOST SCHOLARSHIP FOR BUSINESS
Interested in studying Business at Eastern Michigan University?

You could be awarded $10,000/year to assist in covering your costs at EMU!

The Provost Scholarship for Business is now accepting applications for graduating seniors in the Next Level Scholars program.


Application Deadline: January 31, 2021

Award Amount: $10,000/year/4 years
THE YOUNG FAMILY SCHOLARSHIP FOR
ART & DESIGN
Interested in studying Art and Design at The College for Creative Studies?

You could be awarded $8,000/year to assist in covering your costs at CCS!

The Young Family Scholarship for Art and Design is now accepting applications for graduating seniors in the Next Level Scholars program.


Application Deadline: January 31, 2021

Award Amount: $8,000/year/4 years
FEATURED RESOURCES
  • November is National Scholarship month, search and apply for some FREE money for post-secondary.


  • Check out this calendar for student webinar opportunities.

  • If you or your family are in need of any resources, please reach out to us at any time or explore this list of COVID-19 Resources