Metropolitan Detroit Bureau of School Studies, Inc.

2020 Thomas D. McLennan Scholarship Award

This scholarship is open to students attending a Metro Bureau member school district.  Scholarship applications must be submitted by Friday, February 28, 2020. 

Click on the following link to access the application:

2020 Scholarship Application

If your e-mail is not configured to send e-mail automatically, check your outbox folder.  You will have to manually send it from your email account.

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Once you have completed the application, please print a copy for your records before you click Submit.   Also, you will need to print and submit a Signature Form.   You must complete and submit the signature form before your application is considered complete. ONLY COMPLETE APPLICATIONS WILL BE CONSIDERED.  

You can also complete a hard copy of the application and fax (313-577-8278),  e-mail ( or,  or mail a copy to us at 391 College of Education, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan 48202.

To be eligible students must:

►   Be a graduating senior from a high school of a Metro Bureau member school district.
►  Intend to enroll at one of the following Metro Bureau Member Colleges/Universities:

  • Oakland University
  • Wayne County Community College
  • Wayne State University
  • Submit a TYPED application - only typed applications will be considered

Scholarship award amount will be $1,000.00.  A matching amount may be made by the college/university for those students entering the field of education.  Recipients will be required to provide proof of acceptance at one of the institutions listed above.

Successful scholarship recipients will receive their scholarship award in their local school district this spring.  

If completing the paper copy of the application, it will expedite the process if you fax (313-577-8278) the completed application to the Metro Bureau and follow-up by mailing the application to us at 391 College of Education, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan  48202.