Notice: The application deadline for Fall 2020 has been extended until May 17th. In light of COVID-19 and in the best interest of the community, the annual Lansing Promise Dinner scheduled for April 30th has been canceled. The hopes and dreams of Lansing’s young people will continue to be our priority. More details...

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The Lansing Promise is about community. It is about transformation. It is about seeing real change in our lifetimes & for generations to come. We rise together.

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REQUIREMENTS

  • Live within the Lansing School District
  • Attend for Four Consecutive Years or More
  • Graduate from a Lansing High School
  • Commit to MSU, LCC, or Olivet
  • Apply to be a Lansing Promise Scholar
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Make sure you have completed the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and have your LCC, MSU, or Olivet student ID ready.

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The Lansing Promise helps students from all backgrounds accomplish their educational and career training goals. Hear from Promise Scholars how the Lansing Promise is helping transform their own lives and the community we live in.

PROMISE NEWS

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Promise Dinner Canceled

One of the most successful community-wide dinners in Lansing has been canceled due to the COVID-19 crisis. Over the years the Lansing Promise has conducted exciting dinners featuring Magic Johnson, talent from the Lansing School District and the surrounding community. Justin Sheehan, Executive Director of the Lansing Promise explains: “We are excited to meet the […]

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Thank you Michigan State Football

Thank you Michigan State Football for believing in Lansing’s young people. Proceeds from the 2018 Excellence Clinic were donated to the operations fund of the Lansing Promise. Mark Dantonio presented our Board Chair Kellie Dean, Dean Transportation, with the contribution at practice yesterday. This is Community. This is Lansing. Go Green!

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Thank you Dewpoint!

Thank you Dewpoint for investing well. Lansing’s Promise Scholars are becoming our Promise Professionals because we have a community who believes. Thank you Dewpoint for believing! We’re all in this together and we’re just warming up. Game on. “We were honored to present the Lansing Promise with $25,000 at our Rock the Block event to […]

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