Eleanor B & Henry H. Stroud, M.D. Memorial Scholarship

DEADLINE: March 15, 2018 (applications become available around December)


  • Delaware resident
  • Enrolling in an accredited school of medicine

Website: https://delcf.org/scholarships/


AWARD: $4,000


Awards will be based on the applicant’s demonstrated commitment to pursuing the highest standards of excellence, ethics and compassion in the medical profession, as well as his/her academic promise and financial need. Special consideration will be given to applicants demonstrating an entrepreneurial and innovative approach to medicine.

Applicants will be ranked by each scholarship committee member on the basis of financial need; demonstrated academic promise; recommendation by a teacher, guidance counselor, or other appropriate party; and an essay. Recipients are eligible to re-apply in successive years for a maximum of four annual awards. The same criteria will be used to determine renewal awards.

QUESTIONS: Kelly Sheridan at ksheridan@delcf.org or 302.856.4393


Mark B. Holzman Scholarship

Applicants for the Mark B. Holzman Scholarship must be a Delaware resident and enrolled in a graduate-level program in either dentistry, medicine, religion or law.

Website: https://scholarships.delawaregoestocollege.org/mark-b-holzman-scholarship-fund/

Application available at www.delcf.org/scholarships

Questions contact:
Kelly Sheridan
Delaware Community Foundation
36 The Circle
Georgetown, DE 19947

Deadline:  March 15, 2018

Ida Foreman Fleisher Fund

Foreman Fleisher established this fund in memory of his mother, Ida Fleisher, to help talented women become professionals. The fund provides scholarships for women, preferably Jewish, who wish to pursue a graduate degree.

Eligibility is limited to women who have a hometown or attend school in the Greater Philadelphia area, including New Jersey and Delaware. Grant distributions, which can range from $2,000-$8,000, are administered by a local bank and sent directly to the chosen recipient’s school to be used for tuition only.

Application requirements – three copies of each document:
1)Ida Foreman Fleisher application, 2)Personal Mission Statement, 3)FAFSA,
4)Recent transcripts and 5)Letter of recommendation (one original and 2 copies).

Deadline: May 15, 2018

Applications are available at: https://jewishphilly.org/need-help/direct-services/jewish-life-and-learning/scholarships/endowed-scholarship-and-loan-funds/