George Newman Memorial

February 02, 2024

The George Newman Memorial Scholarship awards two (2)- $1,000 scholarships to 1 male and 1 female DPSCD senior varsity athlete matriculating into higher education. Mr. Newman was a DPSCD physical education teacher, coach, and long-time Athletic Director of Southeastern High School.  He ran the PSL Swim and Tennis Championships, and officiated countless sporting contests across the district, even after his retirement.  This family-established award celebrates Mr. Newman’s legacy of professionalism, extreme expertise in his field, stewardship, and love for the student athletes of DPSCD.

Detroit Chapter 9 of the Vietnam Veterans of America, Inc.Willie McAllister, Jr.