The deadline is approaching for Michigan Association of Public Employees (MAPE) members and their families to apply for a $2,500 Carl Parsell Scholarship.

Applications and any attachments must be completed and received by the Michigan Association of Public Employees office no later than March 1, 2019.RaiderScholars4019web

Qualifications include:
• Permanent resident of the State of Michigan
• Member of, or immediate family member of: Michigan Association of Public Employees, Michigan Association of Police or Michigan Association of Fire Fighters
• Applicants must complete a high school education or equivalent by June 30, 2019

The mission of The Carl Parsell Scholarship Fund is to assist members and their families who are motivated to improve society by enhancing their future careers through a college education. Carl Parsell Scholarships are awarded to deserving college bound students who desire assistance with their college tuition.

Two individuals received Carl Parsell Scholarships in 2018.

Carl Parsell Scholarships may be used to cover a portion of educational expenses, including tuition, living expenses, and other required fees during the 2019-2020 school year. Scholars may use the award to attend any United States accredited university, college, community college, junior college, two or four year accredited degree-granting institution, or vocational training institution that grants a certification or license. Funds derived from The Carl Parsell Memorial Scholarship Golf Outing determine the number of scholarships to be awarded annually. The maximum award available per student is $2,500.

Scholarship Applications and conditions for eligibility are available under Scholarship Information on this website. For more information, contact Julie Palmquist at (248) 509-7159 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.