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Opt-In For Life Scholarship in Memory of Joseph David Fischbach, Jr.


Opt-In For Life established the Joseph David Fischbach, Jr. Memorial Scholarship to honor those who chose to donate life and give hope to those who wait. 


2013 Scholarship Information


Opt-In for Life will be awarding a one-time, non-renewable gift of $1,500.00 to a college-bound high school senior whose life has been touched in some way by organ donation or transplantation. To be considered, the applicant must meet the criteria outlined below and submit all required documentation. The scholarship award will be sent directly to the college or university in the student's name.


Applicant criteria:


Submit an essay of 500 words or less detailing how organ donation and/or transplantation affected your life.
Provide copy of current high school transcript.
Provide proof of U.S. citizenship (copy of birth certificate/passport/etc.).
Provide copy of acceptance letter from college or university.
Provide 2 letters of recommendation from non-family members.
Complete and submit 2013 scholarship application.


Click Here to Apply for the Opt-In For Life Scholarship




Thank you to the NJ Sharing Network for posting our scholarship on their website!

Would You Like to Donate to our Scholarship?


Every dollar we receive towards the Opt-In For Life Scholarship will go directly to the winning applicant.


interested in making a donation to Opt-In for Life, please Click Here 


We thank you for your support and generosity!


Did You Know


Almost 115,000 men, women and children currently need life-saving organ transplants in the United States, approximately 4,500 of them in New Jersey.

Every 10 minutes another name is added to the national organ transplant waiting list.
An average of 18 people die each day waiting for a life saving transplant.

Organ Donation Information


Please visit the NJ Sharing Network to find out more information on organ donation and to register online to become a donor




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