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Scholarship Application

Please provide all information requested. Type directly into this form.

Section 2: Scholarship Selections
Please select the scholarships you will be applying for. You can only apply for a maximum of 3.  Note: All scholarships on the website are not available every year and are based on funding levels.
Section 3:  Personal Statement (written or by video)
Section 4: Letters of Recommendation
To support your application, please submit two (2) letters of recommendation by individuals who can attest to your character, accomplishments and personal/professional pursuits. Each letter must be on letterhead, signed and should provide contact information for the recommender including name, address, phone number and email. (NOTE: Recommendation letters signed by current MEDF Trustees will not be reviewed/accepted.)

· One letter from a teacher, counselor, principal, professor or dean/provost
· One letter from an organization evidencing community service signed by the President or other lead administrator
Section 5: Materials to Upload
Remember to submit all required attachments:
· Applicant photo ( jpg format)
· Media Release form (electronic signature is permitted)
· High School and/or College/University Transcript (Unofficial is acceptable)
· Two letters of recommendation

Combine all required attachments into a single PDF. For assistance combining attachments into a single file for uploading, see Merge PDFs online for free | Adobe Acrobat
Section 6: Special Requirements For Specific Funds

Doris B. Corsey Arnold Child Care Fund

Must submit notarized letter from childcare provider evidencing childcare expenses.

Kay F. Hopkins Scholarship Fund

Essay must address why the applicant decided to pursue education and the impact the applicant hopes to make on future scholars.

James and Patricia Solomon Memorial Fund

Must submit a letter evidencing that applicant is a member of Plymouth Congregational Church.

Michelle Watson Memorial Scholarship

Essay must describe the challenges the applicant has overcome or difficulties the applicant is working to address.

Section 7: Verification
I attest that everything that I have submitted is accurate and true to the best of my knowledge.
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