Scholarship History and Description:
The Joseph C. Metcalfe Memorial Scholarship was established by family and friends in loving memory of Joseph C. Metcalfe, a young man who enriched many lives and became known as “The King of Boone Avenue” during the 1960's and 1970's while attending Gonzaga. This scholarship symbolizes and respects the wishes of students with disabilities who choose to pursue an education at Gonzaga University and encourages these students to develop their talents and personalities.
Applicants must have a disability which affects their ability to navigate campus, including vision impairment, deafness, or use of a wheelchair or mobility device. Please write a personal statement no longer than 500 words describing your disability and how it affects your daily life. Selection criteria include financial need as demonstrated by the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid). Applicants must submit a FAFSA by February 1st. Applications must be postmarked by February 1st.
**Alternate versions of this scholarship notice, including electronic text, or hard copy, are available upon request.
Please submit your personal statement and two letters of recommendation to:
Katie Stefano, Financial Aid Office
AD Box 72
502 E Boone Ave
Spokane, WA 99258