Edwards Lifesciences Foundation established a scholarship program to assist current high school seniors residing in Orange County, CA, Salt Lake County, UT, or Puerto Rico or a child of an Edwards Lifesciences employee who plan to continue their education in college in science, technology, engineering or math (STEM) majors. Renewable scholarships are offered each year for full-time STEM study at an accredited two- or four-year college or university of the student’s choice.
The program is administered by Scholarship America®, the nation’s largest designer and manager of scholarship, tuition assistance, and other education support programs for corporations, foundations, associations, and individuals. Eligibility for individual programs is determined at the sole discretion of the sponsor, and eligible applications are reviewed by Scholarship America’s evaluation team. Awards for this scholarship are granted to eligible recipients without regard to creed, religion, sexual orientation, age, disability, or national origin.
Applicants to the Edwards Lifesciences Foundation Scholarship Program must:
Children of Edwards Lifesciences employees are eligible to apply, regardless of resident location, if they meet all other eligibility requirements above.
Awards are for undergraduate study only.
Applicants will be notified in June. Not all applicants to the program will be selected as recipients.
Scholarship America processes scholarship payments on behalf of Edwards Lifesciences Foundation. Payments are made in one installment in early August.
Financial need as calculated by Scholarship America must be demonstrated for the student to receive an award.
Selection of recipients is made by Scholarship America. In no instance does any officer or employee of Edwards Lifesciences Foundation play a part in the selection. All applicants agree to accept the decision as final.
One online recommendation form must be submitted on your behalf no later than April 23, 2021 3:00 pm.
Your application is not complete unless all required documents are submitted electronically through the Scholarship America Student Hub.