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
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:
2. Email Completed Essay AND Reference/Qualifications Page as ONE attachment as A WORD DOCUMENT to:
PLACE THE WORDS "HIGHER LEARNING SCHOLARSHIP" FOLLOWED BY YOUR NAME IN THE SUBJECT LINE OF THE EMAIL.
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.