Detroit Promise

  • State: Michigan
  • Coverage: City of Detroit
  • Status: Active
  • Institution Type: 2/4 - year
  • Funding: last dollar
  • Year(s): 2016
  • Funding Source: public-private
  • Matriculation Age: recent high school graduates only
  • Semester(s) Covered: more than four semesters

School(s): Any Detroit Promise Zone Community College

The Detroit Scholarship Fund, administered by the Detroit Regional Chamber, ensures that any Detroit-resident student graduating in the spring of 2016 from a high school in the city of Detroit will have a tuition-free path to college. Students who graduate from any Detroit high school are offered two-year and four-year scholarships covering state-funded universities and community college tuition. The above information is taken from the Program’s website.

Program Links

  • Address:
    One Woodward Ave, Suite 1900, P.O. Box 33840
  • Detroit, MI 48232
  • United States
  • Email:
  • Phone:
    (313) 596-0324

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POLICY BRIEF: How Harper College Established Its Promise


California College Promise Project – The College Promise Guidebook for California and Beyond


POLICY BRIEF: What Can States Learn from Local College Promise Programs?


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