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.

Pearl Mae Foundation scholarship applications are now closed for 2018. The 2019 scholarship application will open January 1st. 

The application will require the following items:
Current high school or college transcript 
Two letters of recommendation
500-word essay
Copy of 2019 FASFA
(Optional) School acceptance letter
(Optional) Resume
(Optional) Special circumstance essay

Named Donor Scholarships:

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

Please email all questions to


“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.”