Scholarship forum set for Thursday

Students planning on attending college and parents with college-bound children are invited to attend a scholarship forum from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Thursday.

Attendees will receive free scholarship booklets and flash drives with valuable information that can be shared with other college hopefuls in the community.

Free dinner and childcare also will be available at the event, which takes place at YouthVille, 7375 Woodward. To RSVP, contact Chris at 313.309.1460.

The event is sponsored by The Skillman Foundation, Detroit Compact, Detroit Parent Network, UNCF, Coleman A. Young Foundation, The Detroit College Promise, NCDI, Michigan Colleges Foundation and Real Life 101 Scholarship Fund.