The Adult Students in Scholastic Transition Program (ASIST) provides financial support to adult students at transitional points in their lives. Applicants may be single parents, individuals just entering the workforce or displaced workers who live within the chapter’s geographical boundaries.

2017 Scholarships Now Open!

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Application Instructions:

  • To qualify, you must live within 50 Miles of Detroit, MI (this includes Windsor, Ontario, Canada).
  • Please fill out the application and return to the address below postmarked by March 24th. Please email to let us know you have mailed your application.
  • If you have the ability to scan documents, you can also email to (with a copy to Virginia at

EWI 2017 Scholarship Application
300 River Place Drive
PO Box 23
Detroit, Mi 48207

Eligibility: To be eligible for the program, candidates must be able to define their career goals and objectives along with meeting the necessary educational and financial requirements. Selection criteria identify, but are not limited to, individuals with financial need; displaced heads of households with small children; socially, physically and/or economically challenged adults; at-risk adults.  *EWI of Detroit-Windsor works with eligible community colleges and some non-university level trade schools.  

National Scholarship Awards: The number of local awards and amount of each scholarship vary each year. Local recipients are entered in the international ASIST program competition upon selection. Twelve corporate recipients are selected from among the pool of chapter recipients. Each of the twelve recipients at this level is given an additional scholarship and award certificate. Detroit applicants have been awarded numerous national scholarships in addition to our local scholarship awards.

Application Deadline March 24th, 2017


2016 Scholarship Winners from WCCCD (Romana left; Monira right) with EWI Chapter President Cindy Nunnery at the Scholarship Awards banquet.

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