Mintz Scholarship Information

The Dr. Leslie Mintz Scholarship is awarded annually to an optometry school student or students who possess academic excellence, financial need, and the desire to serve the profession of optometry as did Dr. Leslie Mintz. The amount of each scholarship award can fluctuate based upon the yearly performance of the scholarship endowment fund; however, the scholarships often range from $1000 to $2500 per recipient. The total number and amount of scholarships awarded each year varies based upon the number of qualified applicants. The deadline for this year's applications is January 15, 2022.

All required documents for the Dr. Leslie Mintz Scholarship application  can be emailed to Edna McKinney ( ) or mailed to the NJSOP’s office at 4 AAA Drive Suite 204 Hamilton, NJ 08691

View the scholarship rules and requirements
Complete the online scholarship application
Download and print the scholarship application


Past Scholarship Winners