Pontiac Promise Zone

  • State: Michigan
  • Coverage: Pontiac Promise Zone
  • Status: Active
  • Institution Type: 2/4 - year
  • Funding: last dollar
  • Year(s): 2012
  • Funding Source: public-private
  • Matriculation Age: recent high school graduates only
  • Semester(s) Covered: more than four semesters

School(s): Statewide

The Pontiac Promise Zone enables students within the Pontiac School District to obtain financial assistance to attend any college or university in Michigan and to earn a two-year associate degree. If sufficient funding is raised, the program will be expanded to support the students through their bachelor’s degrees. The above information is taken from the Program’s website.

Program Links

  • Address:
    P.O. Box 431429
  • Pontiac, MI 48343
  • United States
  • Email:
  • Phone:
    (248) 214-0456

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