Thanks to alumni and friends of Detroit Mercy Dental, $55,825 worth of scholarships were awarded to current students. The types of scholarships students may apply to vary. Many times, donors choose to specify the criteria based on a variety of factors included: GPA, leadership activities, financial need, family responsibilities, and mentoring experience, etc.
Of 47 applicants, 31 students were awarded scholarships for the 2017-2018 academic year, averaging $1,431 per award. Most of the recipients awarded were in the Dental Class of 2018 or Dental Class of 2019; all recipients have been notified of awards.
For more information about the types of alumni scholarships offered and criteria for qualification, or to learn about other financial assistance available to students, please visit our website.
If you are interested in sponsoring a student scholarship, please contact Director of Development, Mr. Thomas Sklut at firstname.lastname@example.org or 313-494-6624.