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Grosse Pointe Housing Foundation
Student Grant Program


Create educational housing incentives for university students in the manner of housing grants while concurrently adding vitality to the Grosse Pointe Park rental market and surrounding commercial business districts.

Establishment of Educational Grant

Grant available to eligible students, medical students, and nursing students for housing expense of up to 50% of rent not to exceed $350 per month.

Student Eligibility Requirements
All requirements must be met

1. Enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program at a four yearuniversity. (*Undergraduate freshmen are not eligible).
2. Maintain a 2.5 or higher G.P.A. while in program.
3. Maintain at least 12 credits per semester (i.e. full-time student)
4. Provide copy of class schedule during application process.
5. If medical resident or student nurse, proof of participation from the associated medical Facilities will be accepted in lieu of class schedule and related requirements.
6. Selected housing unit/landlord must be approved for participation in the program by the Grosse Pointe Housing Foundation.
7. Limit of one grant award per housing unit.

Housing Unit/Landlord Eligibility Requirements
All requirements must be met

1. Pre-approval of housing unit/landlord for participation in the program by the Grosse Pointe Housing Foundation.
2. Proof that housing unit meets all City Code of Ordinance requirements.
3. Proof of valid Certificate of Occupancy.
4. Proof that any mortgage(s) encumbering a housing unit is current.
5. Proof that all ad valorem taxes are current.
6. 12-month lease term availability.
7. Copy of lease agreement filed with the Foundation.

Send requests for further information to [email protected].

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15115 East Jefferson Avenue
Grosse Pointe Park, MI 48230
The main phone number is 313-822-6200
City Offices are open from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm Monday to Friday

City Administration: including City Clerk, Election Information Tax Information, Water Bills: 313-822-6200   Fax: 313-822-1280

Public Service: including Building Department, Assessors Office: 313-822-5020   Fax: 313-822-1280
Code Enforcement: 313-822-4347
Public Works Garage:  313-822-5100

Public Safety: all Police, Fire and EMS Services 24 hour: 313-822-7400   Fax: 313-822-4577   Administration/Records: 313-822-4416
Municipal Court: Civil and Traffic: 313-822-3535   Criminal :313-822-4323   Probation: 313-822-4470   Fax: 313-822-0016
Parks and Recreation: 313-822-2812  Windmill Pte Gatehouse:  313-822-5155   Patterson Park Gatehouse: 313-822-1681