Peter V. Westhaysen Medical Education Trust Scholarship

First Midwest Bank is the Trustee of the Peter V. Westhaysen Medical Education Scholarship Trust.  This Trust was established in 1986 to provide scholarships funds for medical and nursing students attending accredited colleges and universities who are residents of Lake County, Indiana.

Applicants must fulfill the following standards:

  • enrolled in a full-time program for training as a medical doctor
  • must demonstrate outstanding scholastic ability
  • demonstrate financial need
  • and be a resident of Lake County, Indiana

Application deadline is usually June.

For an application, email:

Contact for more information/application: Misty Schwartz at (219) 853-3533.