A Fond du Lac Area Foundation, George M. and Margaret E. Corcoran & Thomas and Catherine Fitzgerald Memorial Scholarship is available to a Fond du Lac County resident who has expressed an interest in and the ability to obtain a degree in a medical field, including nursing.   The eligible student should be currently enrolled or planning to enroll in college, be seeking a degree in a medical field, and have completed (or will have completed) a minimum of 60 college credits by the semester of application.   This scholarship was established by the bequest of Margaret E. Corcoran.  It was Mrs. Corcoran’s wish that this scholarship be made available to students who may not, for whatever reason, find scholarships available to them but who have expressed a desire and an aptitude for continued study in a medical field.


Scholarships will be awarded on the basis of the following student criteria:
Financial need
B. Community, school, and health related activities and involvement
Personal statement describing your career goals, the reasons for choosing your field, and how you plan to finance your education.


A. Have completed (or will have completed) a minimum of 60 college credits during semester of application.
B. Be a student who graduated from a Fond du Lac County high school and a legal resident of Fond du Lac County.
C. Submit a most recent CERTIFIED college transcript.  Applications without this requirement WILL NOT be considered.

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