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2019 Dr. Stormberg Orthodontics College Scholarships

2019 Dr. Stormberg Orthodontics College Scholarships
Posted on 03/21/2019

Teens laughing with bracesGraduation is approaching for many of our present and past adolescent orthodontic patients – and if you're a senior preparing to head off to college this year, we've got an opportunity we'd love for you to take part in. This year, Dr. Stormberg is excited to continue the tradition of the Kurt Stormberg Scholarships: our annual giving initiative where we award a $1,000 scholarship to chosen graduating seniors who are current or former patients of Stormberg Orthodontics. We feel truly blessed to get to serve the La Mesa, CA community with quality orthodontic care, and we know that we owe all our success to our patients – and Stormberg Scholarships are one of our favorite ways to give back.

Apply for a 2019 Scholarship with Your La Mesa Orthodontist

Applications are now open for 2019 Stormberg Scholarships, so if you're preparing to start your adventure at a college or university, now's the time to apply. Our deadline this year will be April 12, 2019, and as always, we're here to help if you have questions. Remember, we won't be accepting any late applications – so get a headstart to give yourself the best possible chance of success!


All you need to be eligible for a Stormberg Scholarship is to be a current high school senior with a GPA of 3.2 or better and either a current or former patient of Dr. Stormberg. If you fit those conditions, we'd love to receive your application!

Application & Submission

Applying is easy. Here's everything you'll need to submit your application:

  • A completed scholarship application (download an application)
  • A copy of a current transcript
  • A clear color copy of your senior photo
  • A 300-word essay on the topic “Why Self-Confidence Is So Important”

Once you’ve completed the application, please use the mailing address below

Stormberg Orthodontics c/o Debbie Rolf

4333 Palm Avenue Suite C

La Mesa, CA 91941

Email: [email protected]

Our Previous Stormberg Scholarship Recipients

Since 2006, Dr. Stormberg is proud to have awarded more than 35 $1,000 scholarships to our hardworking seniors. Take a look at some of our scholarship recipients from the past two years!

Class of 2018 Stormberg Scholarship Winners:

Olivia Lewis - (OLP) - "Thank you so much for awarding me with your scholarship!  I think it's awesome I'm going to our alma mater. I can't wait to start my journey at Creighton.  Thank you again and go Blue Jays!"

Brandon Alba - (Grossmont) - "I'm writing to thank you for the incredibly generous scholarship and for taking the time to award it personally at my senior awards night.  It means a great deal to myself and my family and will prove to be a huge help in paying my college expenses. Thank you for giving me the opportunity for demonstrating your value for education and for being an excellent orthodontist!"

Nicole Haven - (Grossmont) - "Thank you so much for the generous scholarship yo awarded me.  It will be a significant help in my college endeavors and my family and I are very grateful.  Thank you for allowing me to pursue my education and for giving me a great smile!"

Class of 2017 Stormberg Scholarship Winners:

Rebecca Pierce - (OLP) - “I want you to know that I am so thankful to have received your scholarship.  Thank you so much for investing in my future and believing in me. It means a lot to have your support!  Thank you also for giving me a beautiful smile! Your expertise is incredible and you have impacted my life in so many ways. Thank you again for everything!"

Jullian Dawson - (Grossmont) - “Thank you so much for the generous scholarship!  I am honored to have received it, as I am sure there were many well-qualified applicants. Thank you also for fixing my teeth. My dentist compliments me on my bite because of you.”

Trevor South - (St. Augustine) - “I am honored to be selected as one of your scholarship winners.  Thank you so much for taking the time out of your schedule to deliver it at Saints. Your purple tie was appreciated by all the Saintsmen!”  

Kara Justeson - (Helix Charter) - “Thank you so much for the scholarship this year. I’m so grateful for the assistance in furthering my education and I’m very excited for everything college has to offer. Thank you again!”

Contact Your La Mesa Orthodontist

We're so excited to see the applications from our motivated, hardworking seniors this year, and we wish you all the luck in the world with turning in a killer application. Truly, we encourage all of our seniors to apply – the more the merrier! We usually get 25-40 students applying from more than 20 high schools per year, both public and private. So what are you waiting for? Reach out to us if you have any questions about the application and requirements, and once you've got a handle on things, we encourage you to get a jump on it ASAP. We look forward to receiving your application, and we wish you luck in your 2019 Stormberg Scholarship application!

Stormberg Orthodontics

  • Stormberg Orthodontics - 4333 Palm Ave., Suite C, La Mesa, CA 91941 Phone: 619-462-4462 Fax: 619-462-8267

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