In order to be eligible for this scholarship you must:

  • Be a graduating high school senior who will be attending a 4 year accredited college or university as a full-time freshman in Fall 2020

  • Currently reside in the Detroit metropolitan area (Wayne County, Oakland County, Macomb County)

  • Have an acceptance letter from the institution you will be attending in the fall

*There is no GPA minimum*

The winner will be receiving a one time scholarship of $500 made payable for the fall semester. 

Funds will be sent directly to the student's college and is non-transferrable once submitted


Essay question (400 words or less):


Former First Lady Michelle Obama has shared her journey and wisdom in her best selling book, "Becoming." She wrote,

"For me, becoming isn’t about arriving somewhere or achieving a certain aim. I see it instead as forward motion, a means of evolving, a way to reach continuously toward a better self. The journey doesn’t end.”


As you prepare to embark on your next journey, what does this quote mean to you?



 1. Click the "apply" button below to complete and submit the       

    first portion of the application.

 2. Once submitted, you must email a scanned or pdf copy of                your original college acceptance letter as well as your        

     essay to by the deadline of June                 20th, 2020 at 11:59 pm for your application to be considered.



Please make sure the name on the application and emailed documents match.



If chosen, Rosa's Angel Scholarship, Inc. reserves the right to post your photo, first name, and essay publicly.


 Rosa's Angel Scholarship, Inc. also reserves the right to keep the selection process private without an explanation.


The application is closed

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