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The Corey A. Ehret Scholarship Fund was created by his family and friends to honor his memory and service to his community.
Corey was a 2012 graduate of Dallas High School in spite of being diagnosed with Rhabdomyosarcoma as he entered 9th grade. His strength and spirit paved the way through numerous chemotherapies and both proton and photon radiation treatments. It was remarkable that Corey was able to spark the interest in immunotherapy as that was the treatment that was responsive to this cancer. Many today are and will continue to be cured because of his bravery, strength and spirit.
This merit based scholarship is given to a recipient who best meets the following eligibility criteria:
- Candidate must have been awarded “Student of the Quarter.” At Dallas High School, Dallas, PA. Preference should be given to those receiving the “School Spirit Award.”
- Candidate must be a student in good standing with a GPA of at least 90 or above.
- Candidate must be accepted into a program offered by an Institute of Higher Learning. Award will be granted upon enrolling in their second semester.
Eligible candidates are selected by a team made up of faculty and administration of Dallas High School, members of the Ehret family, and members of the staff and/or Board of The Luzerne Foundation.