Marv Nelson Memorial Scholarship

$500 Scholarship to students going into a science field.

The Marv Nelson Memorial Scholarship was established in the fall of 2015 by his family.

Marv was teacher for the Fertile-Beltrami School System for 32 years.

Marv was known to be a perfectionist in all that he did and his high expectations pulled those around him to also excel.



This scholarship is available for any graduating senior of Fertile-Beltrami High School who is pursuing a degree in the medical field. The $500.00 scholarship will be awarded anually to an individual who has been accepted at an accredited 4-year college, university, or 2-year technical institute and intends to study in the medical field.


The applicant must

1. Pursuing a degree in the science field

2. Demonstate high character, leadershsip, motivation, initiative, and respect for other.

3. Have a cumulative GPA of at least 2.5 during the last two year of his/her education.

4. Be accepted at an accredited 4-year college, university or 2-year technical institute.


One $500 scholarship will be awarded to one graduating senior. The recipient of the Marv Nelson Memorial Scholarship will be announced at the Honors Banquet held each year. A check in the amount of $500.00 will be available in the F-B school office to be picked up by the recipient following completion of the first semester of the student's first year with proof of college attendence and passing grades.


**If there are not applicants with a given year that plan to pursue the science field, the scholarship money will be given to someone intending to go into the field of education.**