FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Karen Wood Director, Communications and Marketing Marygrove College
Ph: (313) 927-1446
DETROIT, Mich., Feb. 23, 2010—Marygrove College is giving applicants an opportunity to win one of four full tuition scholarship packages including fees and books for the Fall 2010 academic year. High school and transfer student applicants with a minimum 3.70 accumulative GPA are invited to write a 500-750 word essay answering the following question: How does your leadership experience align with the three C's of Marygrove's Mission: competence, commitment, and compassion?
All submissions are due by March 31, 2010 to: Marygrove College, Attn: Admissions Department, 8435 West McNichols Rd., Detroit, MI 48221. Essays should be submitted along with three letters of recommendation in sealed envelopes, a completed application, and official high school and/or college transcripts. Winners will be announced at the Scholarship Banquet on April 22, 2010. For more information, look for the scholarship link on Marygrove’s Web site homepage: www.marygrove.edu or call (313) 927-1240.
Founded by the Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary (IHM) in 1927, Marygrove College is an independent liberal arts college and a Catholic institution of higher learning committed to developing leaders for the new global society.
The main campus is situated on 53 wooded acres in northwest Detroit.
8425 W. McNichols Rd., Detroit, MI 48221
Web site: www.marygrove.edu