Dollars for Scholars
Detroit Regional Chapter - Dollars for Scholars
Detroit Regional Dollars for Scholars® (DFS) is a locally-run volunteer-driven scholarship organization dedicated to helping local students achieve the dream of higher education. DFS is one of nearly 1,100 grassroots chapters throughout the nation helping students imagine and realize their full potential. Since their founding in 1995, they have awarded over 450 scholarships to local students.
Detroit Regional Dollars for Scholars’ mission is to help local students prepare for life after high school through scholarships and academic support, to enable post-secondary success and gainful employment. They are committed to offering students the tools necessary to reach their college and career goals, helping students prepare for life after high school, raising awareness of the need for scholarships within the community and increasing support from corporations, foundations and individuals within the community.