The Michaels Educational Foundation, a non-profit affiliate of The Michaels Organization, is pleased to announce that scholarship applications for the 2014-2015 school year are now being accepted!
All high school seniors and graduates residing in communities owned or managed by the companies of The Michaels Organization, including The Villages at Belvoir, are invited and encouraged to apply for a scholarship.
The scholarship funds, which are paid directly to the educational institution, can be used toward higher education at any accredited college, university, or vocational training program in the country.
The Michaels Organization Educational Foundation has committed at least $225,000 in scholarship funds for the 2014-2015 year. Last year alone, the foundation received a record number of applications and awarded a record $450,000 in scholarships grants. To date, more than $3.5 million in grants have been awarded, benefiting more than 1,600 students.
Applications must be received by the Foundation no later than 16 May 2014. Awards will be announced in June 2014.
Additional information, to include a link to the scholarship application, may be found at http://www.themichaelsorg.com. You may also download the application packet by clicking on the following link: The Michaels Organization Educational Foundation 2014 Scholarship Application Form and Information. For your convenience, application packets are also available at all Community Management Offices.
Please feel free to contact your Community Management Office if you have any questions and good luck to all residents!