Application Deadline for Advanced Standing Students (rising college sophomores, juniors and seniors) is June 1

Contact the following Advanced Standing committee members with any questions.

George Gearhart                             781-631-4492         

Nancy Marrs                                     781-639-2635          

Kristen Norman                               781-631-9010          

Mike Weed                                     617-823-9898          


Devoted long-time Marblehead Dollars for Scholars board member and investment committee member Perry Morton passed away on April 19.

Read the complete obituary here.

Thomas A. McNulty, Marblehead public servant and first president of Marblehead Dollars for Scholars,

passed away on November 5, 2017, after a long battle with cancer. Read the complete obituary here.

Read these student profiles by board member Nancy Marrs featuring two of our scholarship recipients who are graduating from college.

Alan McKinnon

Grace Perry


  A Message from Todd Zion, President of MDFS:
  In case you didn't have a chance to read the recent two-part story on MDFS in the Marblehead Reporter,
  you can access the articles using the following links:
  Special thanks go to Nancy Marrs who crafted a wonderful story (and jockeyed successfully
  for significant print real estate!).  Also, thanks to all the board members who contributed quotes,
  perspectives and photos for the story.  Great job all around.


2017 Award Recipients:





Recent articles profiling three past MDFS award recipients: 

Deirdre MassaroZachary Burton and Benjamin Katzman.




The 2017 Run for the Fund was another big success

on a beautiful morning;

check out all the results HERE.

First and second place women and men:
Katie Cooper, Larissa Park, A.J. Ernst, Dan Forward









MDFS is celebrating 30 years of supporting Marblehead students!







2014 Irving A. Fradkin National Affiliate of the Year
Marblehead Dollars for Scholars (Marblehead, MA)






Marblehead Dollars for Scholars
PO Box 4
Marblehead, MA 019455