Bright Future Scholarship

Bright Future Scholarship

Bright Side Dental has launched their annual “Bright Future” Scholarship Program. Through this program, two $500 scholarships will be awarded to high school seniors.

Downloads: Flier | Application


  • Due: Friday, May 15th by 11:59p
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Be involved in at least one extracurricular activity
  • Attend school in a Bright Side Dental community (Canton, Clarkston, Farmington, Livonia, Royal Oak, St. Clair Shores, Sterling Heights, Southfield and Warren)
  • Submit a one-page essay, application form and an official copy of your transcripts.

Applications will be judged by a panel of dental health professionals and will be based upon the student’s writing ability, quality of ideas presented and use of sources that are included.

GDYT 2015 Summer Jobs

GDYT 2015 Summer Jobs

Grow Detroit’s Young Talent (GDYT) offers a chance to not only land a summer job, but to build the kinds of skills that will last a lifetime. If you’re ready for a work experience that will make a difference – and to earn some money while you do it – we encourage you to start by filling out a online pre-application @!

Positions are limited, so submit the online pre-application TODAY!


  • For ages 14 and 24 (by July 1, 2015)
  • Must be resident of Detroit and eligible to work in the United States.
  • Must be able to commit to 6 weeks of part-time work for 20 hours per week.
  • Must be able to attend all job training sessions, including a spring work readiness session to prepare for your summer job.

A lottery process will be used to select participants from the pre-applications.

Contact: Eunice Shaw Peek, MBA
Office: 313.874.0043

Michigan Black Bar Owners Association Scholarship

Michigan Black Bar Owners Association Scholarship

Apply today @!
DEADLINE: February 16, 2015
Amount: $5,000

The Michigan Black Bar Owners Association Scholarship awards graduates of high school in 2015 who are interested in business and/or the hospitality industry. Awards upward of $5000 will be granted to 5 students to assist with college expenses. The mission of this organization is to​ provide educational scholarships for deserving high school students within the MBBOA membership community; therefore, your contribution will assist us in meeting our mission.


  • Cover letter
  • Resume
  • Application
  • Head shot picture (please be alone in the picture)
  • 2 page double spaced essay
  • Most recent transcripts


  • High school senior class of 2015
  • Attending an accredited higher learning institution in summer/fall 2015
  • Cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher
  • Michigan resident

Black History Moments On Canvas

Black History Moments On Canvas

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McDonald’s Celebrates Black History Moments on Canvas is an exciting art contest that honors the contributions of people of African descent to American and world history. Celebrate Black History Month with metro Detroit McDonald’s restaurant owners who are giving away more than $5,000 in cash prizes and a gallery exhibit featuring the best art about black history. No purchase necessary to enter or win a prize. Void where prohibited by law.

High school students, you can enter for a chance to win with a work of art that you create. Entry is open to Michigan students 13 to 19 years old who are a resident of Wayne, Oakland, Macomb, Lapeer, Livingston, Monroe, Washtenaw and St. Clair counties and who currently are enrolled at and attending home school or a public, private or charter high school.

Submit a photo of your historically accurate artwork depicting a significant figure, moment or event in black history with a completed entry form online or by mail for a chance to win! Fifty semifinalists advance to the final round. Twelve finalists will be selected for first-, second-, third-place prizes and nine fourth place winners along with six honorable mentions.

The contest starts Dec. 15, 2014 and ends Feb. 28, 2015. Winners will be announced during a special event to unveil the artwork in an exhibit at the N’Namdi Center for Contemporary Art in Detroit. You could be part of a gallery exhibit and win money!

For more details and to enter today, go to!

Summer Employment 2014

Summer Employment 2014

2014 Summer Pre-College Programs & Camps


Interested in summer pre-college programs and opportunities? Download the 2014 Summer Opportunities Flyer

2014 Scholarships

2014 Scholarships

Jay-Z’s Shawn Carter Foundation Scholarship

  • Must be under 25.
  • Due April 30, 2014


WTS Michigan Transportation YOU Scholarship

  • High School Girls, $500
  • Due May 2, 2014


Optimist Youth Foundation of Detroit

  • Due June 30, 2014 (College & High School)


Expired Scholarships

Zeta Phi Beta Sorority 2014 Scholarship

  • Due March 1, 2014

Coca-Cola Pay It Forward

  • $5,000
  • Due March 15, 2014

Help With Scholarships & Financial Aid

Help With Scholarships & Financial Aid

Need help with college and getting financial aid? Check out and share this new guide: Financial Aid Made Easy

Need help with scholarships? Learn about the different scholarships available and strategies for applying: A Practice Guide To Scholarships

Job: Field/Remote Support Engineer

Job: Field/Remote Support Engineer

Open to graduating seniors and college graduates! The January 2014 class of the Rockwell Automation Engineer in Training Program is now open!!!

The Title of the position you will apply for is Field/Remote Support Engineer – Engineer in Training Program

To Apply

• Visit
• Select “Browse Student & New Graduate Opportunities” from the “Students & New Graduates” section of the page
• Create an account to the right or select “Search Openings”
• Scroll down to the keyword text box, enter in 42059 for Remote Support Engineer or 42061 for Field Service Engineer, and select search
• Click on the Requisition Number link to review and apply for the job

Minimum Qualifications

• Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering or Technology
• Eligible to work in the United States on an ongoing basis without visa sponsorship
• Successful candidates must possess outstanding problem solving and analytical skills, the ambition and ability to work independently, have strong communication skills and excellent conflict resolution skills
• Candidates must have no geographical limitations. Candidates attend six months of formal training in Cleveland, Ohio

Desired Qualifications

• Previous Internship or Co-Op Experience is a plus
• Preferred cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher
• Prior experience utilizing programmable controllers, numerical controls, computers or motor controls and drives in industrial automation control systems

Position Summary

The Engineer in Training (EIT) Program is an entry-level program for engineers to learn core Rockwell Automation product technologies and to develop fundamental field/remote support engineering skills. This program prepares recent engineering graduates from around the world to be Support Engineers who provide engineering services to support the installation, start-up, maintenance and operation of automation control, drive, and manufacturing systems as well as Industrial networks for Rockwell Automation customers. The program includes a combination of formal classroom training and work assignments to give engineers hands-on experience with Rockwell Automation’s products and technologies. Training focuses on both technical and leadership competencies.

Program participants will have a high level of interaction with Rockwell Automation’s leaders and will receive many opportunities to build their professional network.

Upon completion of the training program, engineers are assigned to a full time position in one of the following areas based on candidate selection and availability:

• Remote Support Engineer
• Field Service Engineer
• Consulting Engineer
• Control/Project Engineer
• Training/Performance Specialist
• Application Engineer
• Product Development

There are also similar opportunities for graduates in the field of Finance and Management. If you have any questions please reach out to Ronald Stovall at 440.646.6832.

About Rockwell Automation

Rockwell Automation, the world’s largest company dedicated to industrial automation, makes its customers more productive and the world more sustainable. Throughout the world, our flagship Allen-Bradley® and Rockwell Software® product brands are recognized for innovation and excellence.

Youth Weekend 2013

Youth Weekend 2013

Youth Weekend 2013

Join us @SecondEb for this year’s Youth Weekend!

Friday, June 21st @ 7 PM

  • Inspiration Celebration with Lecrae, Smokie & Ashton Norful, Tamala Mann and John P. Kee!


Saturday, June 22nd from 11 AM – 7 PM

  • Super Saturday Fun In The Sun with laser tag, obstacles courses, water slide, giant twister, food and more!
  • Ticketrs are just $20 for ages 10 and under and $30 for ages 11 and up.


Sunday, June 23rd @ 10 AM

  • Guest speaker Pastor Joshua McDaniels from Greater Horizons Church in Port Arthur, Texas!