scholarshipCongratulations to Theo Niforos, winner of the 2018 GPEA Scholarship! 

GPEA Scholarship 2019 SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION

                 The Grosse Pointe Education Association will be providing a $500 scholarship to a senior student whose parent or parents are members in good standing of the Grosse Pointe Education Association. It is our goal to help a motivated young person with his or her college expenses.

Applicant criteria:
– Cover letter
– Grade Pointe Average of 3.0 or above
– A copy of the student’s transcript
– Demonstration of extra curricular activities and/or work experience
– Acceptance or plans to attend a public or private college/vocational school in the fall of 2015
– A personal essay that responds to ONE of the following questions:

  1. Is your past academic record an accurate reflection of your ability and potential?
  1. Discuss your most rewarding nonacademic experience. This could include travel, a hobby, and membership in a club or organization, a cultural activity, employment, or community service.
  1. What are the qualities, both intellectual and personal, of an educated person?
  1. Discuss the influence of one special teacher in your life.
  1. What issues do you believe will most influence education in the next decade?
  1. What are an educated person’s obligations to his/her community – local, national, global?

**The cover letter, GPA, transcript, listing of activities, acceptance plans, and essay should be mailed to our new address: 17848 Mack Ave. Grosse Pointe, MI 48230 or put in interoffice mail in a 9 x 12 sealed envelope to GPEA Scholarship.  Please email the office to let us know to look for your application: gpeaoffice@gmail.com 

Deadline for all applications: Monday, May 6, 2019
Winner will be announced by: Friday, May 24, 2019