Purpose: To financially assist students who might not otherwise be able to attend the Chapter meeting located in opposite Michigan peninsula. Established March, 1995.
Description: One grant of $150.00 from the Michigan Chapter.
Eligibility criteria: The recipient of this award must be someone who is currently enrolled for a degree program in a Michigan college or university.
Documentation required: An application letter from the student nominee that includes: student’s name, address, telephone number, educational institution, department, degree level, reasons for wishing to attend the meeting, and reasons why financial assistance is needed.
Selection criteria: The committee will evaluate the nominee or nominees based on the following criteria (numerical values may be assigned): 1). AFS involvement (reasons for attending the meeting). 2). Financial need.
Frequency of Award: The committee will select one attendee for each Chapter meeting.
Selections will be forwarded to the Chapter president and the secretary-treasurer for notification. The secretary-treasurer will provide award directly to the selected recipient.