Ms. Sobaski’s Strength and Kindness Memorial Scholarship

Funded by
Spiro Siavelis
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$1,000
1 winner
Open
Application Deadline
Feb 20, 2022
Winners Announced
Mar 21, 2022
Education Level
High School
Recent Bold.org scholarship winners
Eligibility Requirements
Education Level:
Must be a junior or senior in high school
Location:
Must live in Nevada
Education Level:
Location:
Must be a junior or senior in high school
Must live in Nevada

Ms. Sobaski was a teacher in Las Vegas who battled stage 4 breast cancer for half of her teaching career.

While fighting breast cancer, Ms. Sobaski taught her students that it’s possible to be strong even when facing the most difficult challenges in life.

This scholarship seeks to help students who honor Ms. Sobaski’s legacy through their strength, bravery, passion, and kindness in the face of difficult circumstances.

Any high school junior or senior in Nevada who has overcome obstacles in life may apply for this scholarship. Students interested in becoming educators or going into social work are strongly encouraged to apply. 

To apply, tell us about a challenge you faced and how you were able to overcome it through strength and kindness.

Education
$1,000
1 winner
Open
Application Deadline
Feb 20, 2022
Winners Announced
Mar 21, 2022
Education Level
High School
Recent Bold.org scholarship winners
Essay Topic

Tell us about a difficulty you faced and how strength and kindness helped you make it through.

400–600 words

FAQ

When is the scholarship application deadline?

The application deadline is Feb 20, 2022. Winners will be announced on Mar 21, 2022.