More Information about theDavid B. Pedersen 2017 Scholarship
With the tragic loss of their youngest brother and son in September 2005, the Pederson family organized the David B. Pederson foundation in his honour. To date, this foundation has awarded more than $200,000 in scholarship money to 200 outstanding students.
Del Sol in conjunction with the David B. Pederson Foundation will be awarding a $1500 scholarship to one talented student.
Any student attending or planning on attending a post secondary institute is welcome to apply. There is no age requirement.
Here’s how to apply:
Write a 400-600 word essay on the topic:
- When you have encountered and overcome personal adversity, and what goal(s) and/or accolade(s) you have achieved despite your challenges and/or adversities.
Email the following information to firstname.lastname@example.org:
- Applicant name
- 400-600 word essay
- Name of high school
- Graduation date
- University attending or planning on attending
The submission deadline is 12:00 midnight EDT March 31, 2017. Scholarships will be presented in May.
A member of the Pedersen Foundation will notify the winner via email or in person.