Merfeld Family Foundation Scholarship Fund

Awarded to Graduating high school seniors from high schools in the United States intending to enroll full-time at an accredited community college or 4-year college or university OR students who are currently enrolled in a community college or 4-year public or private college or university as a candidate for an undergraduate degree. There is no minimum GPA, but preference in the selection process will be for students who have a minimum 2.75GPA. Prior recipients may re-apply for consideration in successive years. Preference for students from state of Iowa and southern California counties.

Special Requirements: Students must be from a family where a parent or Guardian was diagnosed with ALS. Applicants must include documentation of parent diagnosis consisting of a signed and dated (within 6 months of application deadline) letter on letterhead from an ALS Center or ALS Clinic. Demonstration of financial need is not required but will be considered during the selection process.

Award
$2,500.00
Deadline
01/20/2023
Supplemental Questions
  1. Please upload documentation of parent diagnosis consisting of a signed and dated (within 6 months of the application deadline) letter on letterhead from an ALS Center or ALS Clinic.