PEG Application

2017 Phoenix Education Grant Scholarships

Submit Online PEG Application

OR - download the 2017 Scholarship Application Packet (PDF)

Application Deadline

Applications for the 2017-2018 academic year are now closed. Please stay tuned for information on next year's application!

Be sure you have included all required documents, or your application will not be considered. You may mail your packet to the address below or scan and email your completed application to .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Mail completed PEG Application to:

The Phoenix Society, Inc
Attn: PEG Committee
1835 RW Berends Dr. SW
Grand Rapids, MI 49519

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants must meet the following criteria in order to be eligible for a PEG scholarship:

  1. Be a burn survivor
  2. Be a high school senior, earned a GED, or currently be enrolled in a college,university, or trade school
  3. Demonstrate academic achievement as shown by grades and scores on standardized tests or ability in a trade or craft
  4. Must have applied and been accepted to an accredited 2-year College, 4-year College (University), Trade/Vocational School, or Graduate School within the United States
  5. Model exemplary behavior as a recipient of a PEG Scholarship
  6. Strongly encouraged to contribute to the PEG Scholarship Fund in the future to assist other burn survivors with their education
  7. PEG Scholarship recipients are asked to send a handwritten thank you note to the Phoenix Society Board of Directors at the office address before funds will be distributed
  8. Prior PEG Awardees may apply. Note: In order to give as many people as possible a chance to win this award, grants will be made a maximum of 2 years (not necessarily consecutive) toward each specific degree type (ex. 2 years award towards undergraduate degree, 2 years toward graduate degree)