Tuition Scholarships

The Pearl Mae Foundation gives annual scholarships to students who want to pursue careers in the health care or first responder fields to help support the increased demands of the growing senior population.

The student must be seeking a career in the healthcare or first responder fields (nursing, pre-med track, EMT, firefighter, police officer etc..) Graduate students are also encouraged to apply (PA, MD, NP, MSN ect..)

Priority is given to students living in South Florida and Corpus Christi, Texas

The 2019 scholarship application is NOW CLOSED. We will announce our winners mid-April via email to all applicants. 
Please email all questions to



Named Donor Scholarships:

  • Jose Armas MD Medical Student Scholarship
  • Lucille S. Soltesz Nursing Scholarship
  • Hood Family Scholarship for First Responders
  • Harish Reddy Scholarship for Medical Sciences 

“The Pearl Mae Foundation has helped me with the educational expenses in a career I love and I am passionate about. Little by little I am growing closer to becoming the physician I aspire to be, thanks to the Foundation.”

“The Pearl Mae Foundation's Scholarship has helped me to focus more on my courses that will contribute to my future healthcare career and avoid having tons of student debt. I appreciate all that the Pearl Mae Foundation has done for me.”

“Being the humble beneficiary of this scholarship minimized my debt and out of pocket expenses while pursuing my degree. Thankfully, through the Pearl Mae Foundation Scholarship, I will be able to take the first step of my aspiration of leading a change in the lives of many world-wide.”

“The Pearl Mae Foundation Scholarship has helped me afford my college education. College is very expensive for students, so I am very grateful for the Foundation offering these scholarships.”