Higher Learning Scholarship Competition

Will Begin Accepting Applications Soon!!

 

Sponsored by:  Any Lengths Sober Living

 

 

Any Lengths Sober Living is sponsoring an EMU/WCC/UofM Scholarship Competition for the FALL 2019 Semester!  EACH Scholarship award will be in the amount of $200.  There will be separate awards given to the top male applicant and the top female applicant.  The male applicant must be a past or present resident of Any Lengths Sober Living in good standing.  There is no sober living residency requirement for the female applicants.  Winners will be announced at TIME & PLACE TBD. 

 

 

 

Scholarship Recipient Requirements:

 

-Minimum 8 months drug and alcohol free

-Minimum of 2 verifiable commitments at Ann Arbor/Ypsilanti Recovery Meetings for 3 of the last 6 months (March 1, 2019 -August 31, 2019)

-Verifiable Eastern Michigan University/ University of Michigan/ Washtenaw Community College Class Schedule for Fall 2019 semester

 

 

Application Process:

 

  1. Write a 1-page essay outlining your Recovery Story up until this point. (essays longer than 2 pages will not be considered) 

 

Please include the following types of information:

 

  • What brought you into recovery?

  • How do you contribute to the local recovery community?

  • How do you plan to utilize higher learning to contribute more effectively to the local recovery community?

 

On separate page list:

 

  • 3 references of people in the local recovery community who have read your essay.

            References must have a minimum of 18 months drug and alcohol free. 

            (include name, clean/sobriety date, phone # and email address)

  • Itemized list of qualifications based on scholarship recipient requirements listed above. 

 

 

 

 

 

Things not to include in your essay:

 

YOUR NAME!!

 

 

     2. Email Completed Essay AND Reference/Qualifications Page as ONE attachment                                                     as A WORD DOCUMENT to:

 

Email address: TBD

DATE: TDB

 

PLACE THE WORDS "HIGHER LEARNING SCHOLARSHIP" FOLLOWED BY YOUR NAME IN THE SUBJECT LINE OF THE EMAIL. 

 

 

 

Selection Process:

 

 

A board of men and women from various recovery programs with substantial time drug and alcohol free will review the essays and vote to determine the winners.