2017 Scholarships Available

Did you know that there's a wide selection of scholarships available for students in the bleeding disorder community? Here's our current list of available scholarship programs for 2017.

Amount:

$3,000-$6,000 to various recipients

Candidate:

Persons who have been diagnosed with an inherited bleeding disorder, have volunteered time and energy to directly benefit the bleeding disorders community, and are entering or attending an accredited 2-year or 4-year undergraduate institution in the United States to obtain their first undergraduate degree.

Deadline:

April 12, 2017

Contact:

The Colburn-Keenan Foundation
800-966-2431
fax: 888-345-0259
admin@colkeen.org
www.colkeen.org/?page_id=123

Amount:

Number and amount of scholarships varies

Candidate:

Open to Florida residents only with a bleeding disorder attending a college, university, or trade school.

Deadline:

April 30, 2017

Contact:

Hemophilia Foundation of Greater Florida
1350 North Orange Avenue, Suite 227
Winterpark, FL 32789
800-293-6527
www.hemophiliaflorida.org/scholarships.html

Amount:

$500 to $3,000

Candidate:

Persons diagnosed with a bleeding disorder, caregivers of a child or adult affected by a bleeding disorder, or persons with a sibling or parent in the same household affected by a bleeding disorder. Must be seeking education from an accredited college, university, or certified training program. You do not have to be a resident of North Carolina to apply.

Deadline:

May 1, 2017

Contact:

Chris Barnes
cbarnes@diplomat.is
866-442-4679
diplomat.is/pieces-of-interest/hemophilia-of-north-carolina-educational-scholarship-program/

Amount:

$500 to $3,000

Candidate:

Persons diagnosed with a bleeding disorder, caregivers of a child or adult affected by a bleeding disorder, or persons with a sibling or parent in the same household affected by a bleeding disorder. Must be seeking education from an accredited college, university, or certified training program. You do not have to be a resident of North Carolina to apply.

Deadline:

May 1, 2017

Contact:

Chris Barnes
cbarnes@diplomat.is
866-442-4679
diplomat.is/pieces-of-interest/hemophilia-of-north-carolina-educational-scholarship-program/

Amount:

Two $2,000 scholarships

Candidate:

Students with bleeding disorders seeking post-secondary education from a college, university, or trade school.

Deadline:

May 15, 2017

Contact:

Hemophilia Federation of America
820 First Street NE, Suite 720
Washington DC 20002
202-675-6984
800-230-9797
FAX 202-675-6983
info@hemophiliafed.org
www.hemophiliafed.org/programs/educational-scholarships/hfa-scholarships/

Amount:

One $4,000 scholarship

Candidate:

Student pursuing a degree in the medical/healthcare services field. Must have or be related to someone with a bleeding disorder.

Deadline:

May 15, 2017

Contact:

Hemophilia Federation of America
820 First Street NE, Suite 720
Washington DC 20002
202-675-6984
800-230-9797
FAX 202-675-6983
info@hemophiliafed.org
www.hemophiliafed.org/programs/educational-scholarships/hfa-scholarships/

Amount:

One $2,000 scholarship

Candidate:

Immediate family member of a person with a bleeding disorder (may or may not have a bleeding disorder themselves), seeking post-secondary education from a college, university, or trade school.

Deadline:

May 15, 2017

Contact:

Hemophilia Federation of America
820 First Street NE, Suite 720
Washington DC 20002
202-675-6984
800-230-9797
FAX 202-675-6983
info@hemophiliafed.org
www.hemophiliafed.org/programs/educational-scholarships/hfa-scholarships/

Amount:

One $1,000 scholarship

Candidate:

Person with hemophilia A or B, who is either a high school senior with aspirations of attending an institute of higher education (college, university, or vocational-technical school) or a college student already pursuing a post-secondary education.

Deadline:

June 30, 2017

Contact:

National Hemophilia Foundation
7 Penn Plaza, Suite 1204
New York, NY 10001
800-424-2634

Amount:

Multiple scholarships will be awarded up to:

  • College/University - $7,000 renewable for up to three additional years

  • Community College/Technical School: $1,000 — renewable up to one additional year

  • GED: $150 (one time only)

Candidate:

The scholarship program is open to people with hemophilia A or B (factor VIII or IX deficiency), including those with inhibitors (factor VIII or IX deficiency),or von Willebrands Disease, regardless of which brand of treatment they use. The program provides financial aid for a wide variety of educational options, including four-year bachelor's degrees, associate's degrees, technical/vocational certifications, as well as the GED Test.

Deadline:

March 17, 2017

Contact:

Scholarship America (Program Administrator)
877-544-3018
www.scholarsapply.org/shire
shire@scholarshipamerica.org
www.baxaltahematology.com/us/bleeding-disorders-info/education-advantage.html

Amount:

Five $4,000 graduate scholarships; ten $2,500 college scholarships, including vocational schools

Candidate:

Students who have hemophilia A or B or are carriers, either a) a high school senior, b) possessing a high school diploma or GED credential, or c) currently enrolled in an accredited junior college or vocational school.

Deadline:

May 5, 2017

Contact:

Hemophilia Hotline
1-844-202-9344
pfizerscholarship@inventivhealth.com
www.hemophiliavillage.com/hemophilia-scholarship-program

Do you know of any additional scholarships available that we don't have listed? Contact us today and let us know! We'll be happy to update our list!