Elbert Curtiss Fisher & Margaret Nienstedt Fisher Scholarships

Scholarship Description

When Margaret Fisher passed away in New York in 1965, she left instructions in her will that a scholarship fund was to be created in the name of her parents. Margaret’s mother, Margaret Nienstedt Fisher, was the daughter of Saginaw “pioneers” and her fatherwas a Mechanical Engineer and a member of the Board of Education for the Saginaw Public School District. This scholarship is to assist graduating students from any public school in Saginaw in their pursuit of a degree in science or engineering, or a Liberal Arts Degree.
● Graduating senior from a Saginaw Public School
● Female pursuing a liberal arts degree, or a male pursuing a science/engineering degree
● Pursuing a liberal arts degree
● Must reside in the Saginaw Public School District
● Full-time enrollment  
Scholastic record; financial need; overall involvement in community, school and work activities.

Year of Need: College Freshman,


Num Awards: Varies

Min Award: Varies

Max Award: Varies

Deadline: 2018-12-31


Sponsoring Organization Saginaw Community Foundation
1 Tuscola Suite 100
Saginaw, MI 48607

Contact Person: Scholarship Coordinator

Phone: (989) 755-0545

Fax: (989) 755-6524