High School Student Spotlight: Adriene Dixon

Adriene Dixon, a senior at Denby High School, will graduate in June and plans to attend Macomb Community College to study pediatric nursing. Dixon said she will never forget the memorable experience she had at Denby and will always fondly remember homecoming events, class trips and relationships she’s developed with her teachers and counselors.

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DSF Scholar Spotlight: Dylan Powell

Despite being a solid student, Dylan Powell was unsure what he wanted to do following his graduation from Plymouth Educational Center Preparatory High School in Detroit last spring. “I was interested in college but really thought the cost was going to be a problem,” he said.

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College Financial Aid Campaign Underway in Detroit

The Detroit Scholarship Fund (DSF) team invites local high schools and/or organizations to participate in the 2015 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) Completion Campaign. During the past two years, Detroit successfully reached and maintained a 70 percent citywide FAFSA completion rate. This year’s campaign goal is 80 percent citywide by July 1.

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