Giving Blueday 2017

Support the Watson A. Young Scholarship

To honor the spirit and life of Watson A. Young, a graduate from the University of Michigan Medical School (‘42) and a Michigan physician, the Watson A. Young Scholarship promotes academic excellence and college aspiration among high-achieving students with financial need. The University of Michigan offers summer opportunities across a multitude of disciplines such as engineering, health sciences, music, debate, and art, with the goal of exposing students to the experiences and possibilities provided by higher education. The Watson A. Young scholarship provides middle and high school students’ with the opportunity to participate in these summer programs at U-M that contribute to the development of their academic interests and abilities.

WAY Scholarship Giving Blue Day

Join us in helping to ensure that financial need is not a barrier for students seeking to pursue academic enrichment and higher education. Please consider donating to the Watson A. Young Scholarship to provide Michigan’s youth with the opportunity to reach higher.