Gov. Snyder, Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan launch the registration period for 2017 Detroit Promise
3:23 PM, Nov 28, 2016
5:29 PM, Nov 28, 2016
DETROIT (WXYZ) - Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan and Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder opened the registration period for 2017 Detroit Promise on Monday afternoon.
The Detroit Promise is a partnership between the Detroit Promise Zone Authority and Michigan Education Excellence Foundation which provides Detroit high school graduates the opportunity to get an associates degree tuition free.
Launched in 2011, Detroit Promise helped more than 700 students attend community college or university from last year's graduating class alone.