Dr Wayne Lajewski Scholarship for Medical Students

Welcome to the Dr Wayne Lajewski Scholarship for Medical Students! This prestigious scholarship aims to support and empower aspiring medical professionals in their educational journey. We believe in the transformative power of education and are dedicated to assisting students who are passionate about pursuing a career in medicine. Through this scholarship, we offer an opportunity for deserving individuals to earn financial support and recognition for their dedication, academic achievements, and commitment to excellence in the field of medicine.

Scholarship Overview

The Dr Wayne Lajewski Scholarship for Medical Students is an esteemed program designed to recognize and reward outstanding individuals pursuing a career in medicine. This scholarship provides a financial award of $1,000 to support the educational expenses of deserving students who demonstrate exceptional academic achievements, a genuine passion for medicine, and a commitment to making a positive impact in the healthcare field.


To be eligible for the Dr. Wayne Lajewski Scholarship for Medical Students, applicants must meet the following criteria:

  1. Be a graduating high school senior who intends to pursue a medical degree at a college or university in the United States.
  2. Maintain a minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.
  3. Have actively participated in at least one varsity-level sport during their high school years.
  4. Demonstrate leadership abilities both on and off the field.
  5. Submit a well-written essay of 500-1000 words that emphasizes the significance of teamwork in achieving success and explains how their experience as a student athlete has prepared them for future challenges.
  6. Complete the scholarship application and submit all necessary documents by the specified deadline.

Applicants for the Dr. Wayne Lajewski Scholarship for Medical Students will be evaluated based on their eligibility and the quality of their essay response. The scholarship recipient will be chosen based on the strength of their essay, as well as their demonstration of financial need and commitment to academic and athletic excellence. We strongly encourage all eligible student athletes pursuing a medical degree to apply for this scholarship and seize the opportunity to receive financial assistance for their education. If you have any inquiries regarding the eligibility criteria or the application process, please feel free to reach out to us. We are dedicated to supporting you in achieving your dreams.


One time award of $1,000


The deadline to apply for the scholarship is December 15, 2023.

Winner Announced

The winner for the scholarship will be announced January 15, 2024.

How to Apply

To apply for the Dr Wayne Lajewski Scholarship For Medical Students, applicants should email their essay response to the following prompt in Word Doc format to [email protected]:

“Identify an industry in the world that you believe is in dire need of improvement, and explain how a new and innovative business idea could revolutionize this industry for the better.”

We encourage all eligible applicants to submit their responses to this essay question, and we look forward to reading your ideas for how entrepreneurship can make a difference in the world.

Along with the essay, please provide the following information:

  • Full Name
  • Phone Number
  • Address
  • Email Address
  • Name of High School and Graduation Date
  • The University that you are currently enrolled in.
  • Personal Bio
  • GPA