Gilberto and Lennetta Pesquera Scholarship

Scholarship Value: $4,000
Awards Available: 4
Award Deadline: Jun 28, 2024

The Glens Falls Foundation Gilberto and Lennetta Pesquera Fund offers scholarship grants for medical school education on an annual basis to assist qualified students who have graduated from local area schools and are currently enrolled in medical school. The grant is generally $4,000 per year, but the amount may vary with the number of applicants and available funds. These grants are restricted to tuition, fees, books and supplies. The payments are remitted directly to the student by the end of July.

All applications received on or before the due date will be referred to the Pesquera Scholarship Committee for evaluation. All applicants must request that the medical school send an official copy of his/her current academic record/transcript directly to the Committee Chairman.

In addition to an official transcript, first-time applicants must submit the application form, the names and contact information for two personal references, and a brief paragraph stating the area(s) of medicine that interest them and their career goals.

Re-applicants must submit an official transcript, the application form, and a brief paragraph updating their area(s) of medical interest and career goals. They do not need to submit references. The application, paragraph, references and transcript should be sent to the attention of the Pesquera Scholarship Committee Chair by email at administrator@glensfallsfoundation.org  by the fourth Friday of June. Replies to applicants will be made by the fourth Friday of July.

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