The South Lyon Area Democrats (SLAD) will be awarding a scholarship to a local graduating high school senior to support their college, vocational school, or other post-high-school education, training, or activism. This scholarship will be awarded to a student who demonstrates progressive values, care for their community, and a desire for action.
The scholarship will be a $2000 award and will be decided on by SLAD members.
For this scholarship, applicants will be asked to submit the following:
Questions about the scholarship or application process can be sent to:
Applications can be submitted online using the following link
Student Application Data
Your participation in the Youth Activist Scholarship program is voluntary and you may choose whether to participate. To be considered for a scholarship administered by SLAD, you may be required to submit data electronically so that we may review and consider your application in order to select award recipients.
Types of personally identifiable information may include, but are not limited to:
SLAD will use your personal information only for the purpose for which it was collected. When you apply, your information will be automatically saved in our SLAD Google Documents Account for which we use a private setting allowing only SLAD Scholarship committee members to view or access this data. You will not be added to any email mailing lists or be contacted by SLAD for any other reason than this scholarship without your permission.
We may use your contact information to confirm receipt of your application, to gather more information if there are questions regarding your application, to send you notifications regarding your status, or for communication necessary to administer a program or provide a service. We will also share information, only as necessary with your parents / guardians. When you send email or other communications electronically, SLAD may retain those communications to process your inquiries, respond to your request or question and improve our services.
Finalists and Winner Notifications
No personal data will be shared with third parties without your explicit choice (opt in). If you become a finalist or a winner of the SLAD Youth Activist scholarship, we will reach out to you and your parents/guardians to obtain permission to notify your school counselor, and/or other school officials, to share the news. We will also issue a public press release to announce finalists and winner but will not share any contact information or contents of the submission without your consent.
If you have any questions about this policy, please contact
South Lyon Area Democratic Club
P.O. Box 193; New Hudson, MI 48165