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2017 Aspire ASIST Scholarship Awards Dinner

May 10 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm


Thank you to our sponsors

2017 ASPIRE Scholarship Awards and Celebration

You are cordially invited to join EWI Detroit-Windsor members, guests and friends for our 2017 ASPIRE Scholarship Awards presentation on May 10, 2017

The Detroit-Windsor Chapter of Executive Women International has distributed over $50,000 in scholarships to women in transition in the past seven years through its Adult Students in Scholastic Transition Scholarship Program. The ASIST scholarship provides financial support to adult students who are struggling through life changes, supporting a family, and going to college to provide a better life for their family. Applicants may be single parents, individuals just entering the workforce or displaced workers who live within the chapter’s geographical boundaries.

See more about the scholarships here.

Gold Flyer  (PDF)  |   Invitation (PDF) |  Shareable Image (Gold)   |   Shareable Image (Invitation) Sponsors


May 10, 2017

Reception 5:30 (Sponsored by WCCCD)
Dinner 6:30
Keynote & Awards 7:30


St. Regis Hotel
3071 W Grand Blvd
Detroit, Michigan  482202

*Parking: $6 self  |  $10 valet

Keynote Speaker

Leland Bassett
Chairman and CEO, Bassett & Bassett, Inc.

Topic:  Down the Rabbit Hole: Communication Survival Skills


Leland K. Bassett is chairman and CEO of Bassett & Bassett, Inc. Communication Managers and Counselors of Detroit and New York. He was a founding member of the CCAS Alumni Association, a past CCAS Alumni Association president and recipient of its Outstanding Alumni Award. He introduced the nation’s first corporate Strategic Communication Management department in the 1970’s, designed and taught the nation’s first graduate strategic communication management curriculum (at MSU CCAS) in the 1980’s and co-founded the first commercial communications arts & science-based communication professional services firm in 1986. Based in Detroit, Mich., Bassett is active as a professional services practitioner, guest lecturer and mentor to communication arts and sciences students

Scholarship Winners

Tomikann Hatchett
Wayne County Community College District
Business Administration Student
Nicole Blair
Wayne County Community College
Computer Information Systems Student
Jihen Azzouna Jaidan
Wayne County Community College
Dental Hygenist Student


Registration is required.
Individual  $65    |    Table of 8 $520 or 10 $650

Pre-event and dinner included.  Dinner will be a tossed salad, chicken piccata, chef’s vegetable, potato or rice, and dessert.  (Please note special dietary needs on registration form or email Virginia at valan1042@comcast.net and Tammy at tammy.koss@aon.com)

*Registration closes May 3rd*


May 10
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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St. Regis Hotel
3071 W Grand Blvd, Michigan 48202 United States + Google Map
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