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Norman C. Nelson IV Memorial Scholarship

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2 winners, $1,500 each
In Review
Application Deadline
Jul 15, 2024
Winners Announced
Aug 15, 2024
Education Level
High School
Recent scholarship winners
Eligibility Requirements
Education Level:
High school senior
3.0 or higher
Financial need
Field of Study:

Norman C. Nelson IV passed away at the young age of sixteen from complications related to Protein Losing Enteropathy (PLE). 

Medical professionals touch countless lives through their work, giving their all to healing their patients and offering kindness and care in the final days of teens like Norman. Continuing the legacy of medical excellence requires uplifting passionate students so that they can overcome the financial barriers standing between them and their medical aspirations.

This scholarship seeks to honor the life of Norman C. Nelson IV by supporting students who are pursuing medical careers.

Any high school senior pursuing medicine who has financial need and at least a 3.0 GPA may apply for this scholarship opportunity. 

To apply, tell us about yourself, why you are pursuing medicine, and what your source of inspiration is.

Selection Criteria:
Ambition, Drive, Passion
Published April 1, 2024
Essay Topic

Please tell us a bit about yourself and the reason you want to go into the medical field? Who or what has been an inspiration in your life?

400–600 words


When is the scholarship application deadline?

The application deadline is Jul 15, 2024. Winners will be announced on Aug 15, 2024.

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