AOF Edward & Joanne Loniewski Merit Scholarship

Deadline: Accepting applications in Fall 2020


The AOF Edward & Joanne Loniewski Merit Scholarship was established by Edward A. Loniewski, DO to support an annual scholarship for 3rd and 4th year students enrolled at Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine. AOF’s Edward & Joanne Loniewski Merit Scholarship Award will be given annually to recognize an osteopathic medical student in academic good standing with demonstrated leadership and financial need.


  • Any osteopathic medical student currently enrolled at Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine (MSUCOM)
  • Must be an OMS III or OMS IV during the fall of 2020
  • Must be in good academic standing and/or in the top quartile of their class
  • Must have demonstrated leadership within the classroom and community
  • Must have a significant financial need completing his/her osteopathic medical education


Application Requirements

  • A completed online application form - self nominations accepted
  • A personal statement
  • Official medical school academic transcript from MSUCOM (unofficial transcripts and grade reports acceptable)
  • Current Resume or CV
  • A letter from the Dean of his/her designee as an official document
  • A letter from the Director of Financial Aid
  • One (1) letter of recommendation