Erickson Merkel Foundation
Jerome P. Merkel Scholarship
Type of award: Scholarship, renewable. ·
Intended use: For full-time undergraduate or graduate study at accredited vocational, 2-year, 4-year or graduate institution.
Eligibility: Applicant must be high school senior. Application requirements: Essay demonstrating (1) work efforts in attempts of avoiding student loan debt and (2) contributions to the community.
Additional information: Can be used for Study Abroad.
Amount of award: $1,000-$3,000
Number of awards: 4
Number of applicants: 47
Application deadline: April 15
Tamount awarded: $6,000
Jerome P. Merkel Scholarship 1475 Eldridge Avenue East Maplewood, MN 55109
Web: www .ericksonmerkel.org