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Scholarship Foundation

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The Bryant Searcy Scholarship Foundation was established to honor the life and legacy of fallen Deputy Corporal Bryant Searcy.  Corporal Searcy was murdered in the line of duty September 2, 2020.



Click either of the scholarship buttons to download the scholarship application package 

Two one-time Scholarships will be awarded annually

Applicants can only apply for one of the two available scholarships

1) Award amount:  $1,000

2) Award amount:  $1,500 (Only individuals interested in Fitness & Wellness should apply)


Deadline for 2024 Scholarship Application TBD


Completed applications will be reviewed by the Scholarship Review Committee.

The selected recipients will be notified via US mail and electronic communication. 

Scholarships will be awarded at the Inaugural scholarship benefit banquet 


Scholarship Requirements


To apply for and receive this scholarship you must:


1.     Be a current resident of Detroit, Michigan or Metro Detroit area

2.     Be a current graduating student of one of the following:

-        Detroit Public School Community District (DPSCD) high school

-        Metro Detroit area private high school

-        Metro Detroit area charter high school

3.     Submit proof of acceptance to a full-time program at a 4-year accredited college or university for the 2023-2024 academic year

4.     Submit your application by 2024 Dates TBD

5.    Minimum 2.5 overall cumulative GPA required. An official transcript must be submitted to by a school official


6.     Include a one-page double spaced essay on the topic included in application package

Essay must be typed using size 12 Times New Roman font, double-spaced, one-inch margins

7.     Provide 2 letters of recommendation

ü (1) School recommendation

ü (1) Community or Church recommendation

8.    Deadline date 2024 TBD

Application Submission
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