Elam Baer & Janis Clay Educational Scholarship

Ten $1,000 scholarships were awarded to students chosen for their courage in dealing with epilepsy and seizures, commitment to their education and perseverance in eliminating obstacles that seizures present. 


Congratulations to the 2014 recipients! 

Barrett Bukowiec

Mitchell Floura

Adrienne Hester

Mariahna Jorgenson-Rathke

Amy Marquette

Elizabeth McGraw

William McMillan

Colton Menk

Rachel Stych

Alex Suszko



  • Must have a diagnosis of epilepsy/seizure disorder.
  • Must be a high school senior or a high school graduate.
  • Must provide proof of acceptance to a post-secondary academic or vocational program.
  • Must live in Minnesota or eastern North Dakota.
  • Must submit a completed application and two letters of recommendation.

Selection Factors:

  • Strong career goals
  • Strength of recommendations
  • How applicant has overcame obstacles related to epilepsy
  • Achievements
  • Involvement with the Epilepsy Foundation of Minnesota and/or the community

Selection Panel:

Volunteer selection committee to be determined by the Executive Director.


Scholarship recipients will be announced and featured in the Epilepsy Foundation of Minnesota Newsletter, Annual Report, website and possibly in local media.  Scholarship funds are intended to be used for school related expenses only.

The Elam Baer & Janis Clay educational scholarship is administered by the EFMN. For information, contact Diane at 1.800.779.0777 or dwhite@efmn.org

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