Mark D. Schwarck Memorial Scholarship

$1,000
1 winner$1,000
Awarded
Application Deadline
Dec 11, 2023
Winners Announced
Jan 11, 2024
Education Level
High School
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Eligibility Requirements
Background:
Has overcome adversity
State:
Iowa
Education Level:
High school senior
Background:
State:
Education Level:
Has overcome adversity
Iowa
High school senior

Mark D. Schwarck was a beloved husband, father, brother, son and educator who touched the lives of many and passed away too soon. 

In his life, Mark made a positive impact on the world as a champion for the underserved. As a single parent, Mark had to personally overcome adversity in order to obtain his degree so he could become a teacher and help others.

This scholarship aims to honor the memory of Mark D. Schwarck by supporting students who have encountered barriers in their pursuit of higher education.

Any high school senior from Iowa may apply for this scholarship if they have overcome adversity, including being a single parent, the child of a single parent, an immigrant, a first-generation student, a survivor of an adverse childhood experience, etc. Underrepresented minorities are encouraged to apply.

To apply, tell us about yourself, what challenges you have overcome in order to achieve your educational goals, and how you plan to make a difference.

Selection Criteria:
Ambition, Drive, Need
Published August 11, 2023
$1,000
1 winner$1,000
Awarded
Application Deadline
Dec 11, 2023
Winners Announced
Jan 11, 2024
Education Level
High School
Recent Bold.org scholarship winners