IRIS Scholarship

The IRIS Fund supports a scholarship award for graduating student(s) who demonstrate interest in academic success and are planning to further their education. Myung Choi is a long-time resident of Ann Arbor who benefited from the assistance and kindness of many individuals.  This fund was established to honor those who helped her family.



      • Graduating student(s) from Pioneer High School who plans to attend college or university
      • The recipient must demonstrate exemplary leadership qualities and have participated in community service
      • Applicants must have a GPA of 3.3 or greater

Application Process:

      • Application can be obtained using the link below.
      • Completed application form and required documents listed on the application should be submitted to
      • The recipients will be selected by the AAEF Scholarship Committee and by members of the Choi family

Award Amount:

      • Two at $1,500 each
      • The recipients will be notified in a letter of congratulations from the Educational Foundation.
      • Upon receipt of Proof of Enrollment, (which needs to include the Student ID number and the mailing address for the awardee’s post-secondary educational institution), the Educational Foundation will forward the scholarship check directly to that institution of higher learning.  Proof of Enrollment should be submitted to

Deadline: Applications must be submitted to the Ann Arbor Educational Foundation by April 15, no later than 5pm