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Undergraduate Scholarship Program


For decades, the Association has offered scholarships to exceptional students in metro Detroit.

Since 2016, the Greater Detroit Association has partnered with Wayne State University to award scholarships to outstanding undergraduates in Wayne's Irvin D. Reid Honors College. The award winners and their parents are invited to an annual luncheon meeting where we present the awards.

We're happy to answer your questions. To learn more about our scholarship program, please email Chris Nasso at

2023 Scholarship Awardees
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Cassidy Conley

  • An Honors College freshman.

  • Major: Concurrent degree in law and political science.

  • Currently runs Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan’s social media page.

  • Future plans:  Become the first Black female governor of Michigan.

  • View Cassidy's thank-you letter here.


Zahra Williams  

  • An Honors College senior.

  • Chose to attend Wayne State University for its exceptional academic programs, its diverse campus life, and its financial support, which allowed her to focus on getting the best education possible.

  • Major/minor: Criminal justice/psychology.

  • Future plans: Continue her current career path at TACOM (US Army Tank-automotive & Armaments Command) with the goal of eventually transferring to the DEA (Drug Enforcement Administration).

Zaid Jani  

  • An Honors College senior.

Would you prefer to use a paper form?


Click to download the PDF (left) and mail it to the address at the bottom.

Thank you for donating to our scholarships!

A Message from Wayne State and
One of Our 2021 Scholarship Recipients

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