La Quinta High School

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Edwards Lifesciences Foundation Scholarship Program

The Edwards Lifesciences Scholarship Program is awarding 10 four-year scholarships of $2,500 per year ($10,000 in total) to high school seniors from Orange County, California or Salt Lake County, Utah who are pursuing bachelor’s degrees in STEM fields. We are excited to announce that program is now accepting applications for graduating high school seniors. 

Scholarship Criteria:

  • Applicants must meet all of the following criteria:
  • Be a current high school senior residing in Orange County, California or Salt Lake County, Utah or be a child (or in the guardianship) of an Edwards Lifesciences employee
  • Plan to enroll in full-time undergraduate study at an accredited two- or four-year college or university for the entire upcoming academic year pursuing a bachelor’s degree in a STEM field
  • Be a U.S. citizen or legal resident
  • Demonstrate financial need
  • Maintain a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent) for scholarship renewal

 Important Dates:

  • March 1, 2017 – Scholarship application available for the 2017-2018 academic year
  • April 11, 2017 – Application deadline
  • Late May 2017 – Scholarship Recipients announced via U.S. mail
  • August 1, 2017 – Scholarship mailed to students

 Click here to learn more and to access the application.