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Eric Delson Memorial Scholarship
Supporting and Encouraging Education For Students With Bleeding Disorders
The Eric Delson Memorial Scholarship is intended for college, vocational or private school students that are clinically diagnosed with hemophilia or von Willebrand disease. Three renewable $2,500 scholarships are awarded each year for new or current college or vocational-technical school students, and one renewable $1,500 scholarship is awarded to a student attending private school, grades 7-12.
This scholarship program is administered by Scholarship Management Services, a department of Scholarship America. Scholarship Management Services is the nation’s largest designer and manager of scholarship and tuition reimbursement programs for corporations, foundations, associations and individuals. Awards are granted without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sexual orientation, age, gender, or disability.
Students interested in applying must complete a college or private school application and send it with a current transcript of grades to Scholarship America, postmarked no later than July 1.
The Eric Delson Memorial Scholarship Program
Scholarship Management Services
One Scholarship Way
Saint Peter, Minnesota 56082
Matrix Health Group Joe Holibaugh and Tim Kennedy Memorial Scholarship Program
Our scholarship program will award two $1000 scholarships to persons with a diagnosed bleeding disorder. Award will be based on criteria including, but not limited to academic merit, reference letters and essay. An independent, third party committee has been retained to review the applications against the guidelines and will decide to whom the scholarships will be awarded.
The selection process is wholly independent of Matrix Health Group. Applicants are not required to be past, current or future customers of Matrix Health Group.
Late applications or those missing required information will not be considered.
• Must be a person diagnosed with a bleeding disorder
• Must have applied and been accepted to an accredited college, university or technical school in the United States on a full-time basis (12 credit hours or more)
• Must have a minimum grade point average of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale during entire senior year of high school or current year of college
• Must submit transcripts and ACT or SAT test scores
• Must submit two letters of recommendation; one from a teacher, instructor, professor or school administrator and one from an employer, church leader, volunteer coordinator, or other professional person
• Work experience
• Outline of school activities, class offices, band, athletics, clubs, school publications, civic organizations, volunteer work, etc. Outline may be substituted with a resume
• Signed Certification and Release
• Employees and family members affiliated with Matrix Health Group are not eligible to apply
Please type or print in ink all information requested. Signed applications and supporting materials must be received by August 1st. The Scholarship Award Committee will meet in early September to make a final decision. The applicants awarded the scholarships will be notified by the end of September.
Hemophilia Federation of America Educational Scholarship Program
Each year, HFA awards ten scholarships of $1,500 each to promising students in the bleeding disorders community. In order to be eligible for a scholarship, prospective students must submit a completed application in one of the four scholarship categories:
• Educational Scholarship
• Sibling Continuing Educational Scholarship
• Parent Continuing Educational Scholarship
• Artistic Encouragement Grant
DEADLINE: April 30th, 2014
Seven (7) educational scholarships will be awarded in the amount of $1,500.00 each. All recipients are invited to reapply in subsequent years for renewal as long as they are in good academic standing. This renewal will not be automatic, as each year’s applicants will be independently weighed.
• A person with a bleeding disorder
• Seeking a post-secondary education either from a college, university or trade school
• Able to demonstrate his/her commitment to improving the quality of their life by pursuing his/her goals with determination
Sibling Continuing Educational Scholarship
One (1) scholarships will be awarded in the amount of $1,500.00 each to the sibling of a person with a bleeding disorder.
• Must be a sibling of a person with a bleeding disorder
• Seeking a post-secondary education from a college, university or trade school
• Able to demonstrate his/her commitment to improving the quality of their life by pursuing his/her goals with determination.
Parent Continuing Educational Scholarship
One (1) scholarships will be awarded in the amount of $1,500.00 each to a parent of a child with a bleeding disorder. The scholarship will be used for furthering the parent’s own education.
• Must be a parent of a child with a bleeding disorder
• Able to demonstrate his/her commitment to the improving the quality of their life by pursuing his/her goals with determination.
Artistic Encouragement Grant
One (1) grant will be awarded in the amount of $1,500.00 for use in artistic encouragement. This can be used for mounting an exhibition of one’s work (i.e. photography, painting/watercolor, animation, publishing a story/ book or animation, writing a play, having a recital or any kind of creative endeavor).
Please submit the following materials for Educational, Parent and Sibling Scholarships:
• Completed application
• Copy of official transcript
• Statement of financial need
• Acceptance letter/Enrollment Verification letter
• Two letters of reference (one professional reference, the other from HTC or physician)Please submit the following for the Artistic Encouragement Grant:
• Samples of work/portfolio (limit to 3-5 pieces)
• Two letters of reference (one professional reference, the other from HTC or physician)
• Essay: Explain the purpose for the use of the grant and supply an outline/time frame for the completion of the project, and what you expect to get out of it and how it will help you in the future with you artwork
Review & Selection Process
The scholarships granted under this fund are determined by the scholarship committee of HFA. All decisions made by the committee are final. Recipients will be notified of the outcome by the scholarship committee by mail. Any information submitted with this application will become the property of HFA. You are required to submit proof of registration if you are selected for a scholarship.
All information contained in this application will be utilized in the determination of each scholarship winner. A personal interview may be required at the discretion of the scholarship committee, and may be done by one or more committee members.
Applications for the annual scholarships are available online and must be completed in full in order to be considered by the committee. All of the required materials must be submitted/postmarked no later than April 30th. All scholarship and grant award recipients will be notified no later than June 30th prior to the beginning of the fall semester.
If attending courses or school that do not initiate in the fall semester, then the application must be completed in full and submitted to the scholarship committee no later than 90 days prior to the first official day of the course.
Millie Gonzalez Memorial Scholarship
Factor Support Network is again pleased to offer the Millie Gonzalez Memorial Scholarship this year to WOMEN with hemophilia or von Willebrand Disease. The award this year will be five $1000 scholarships. This scholarship was established to honor the memory of Millie Gonzalez (1953-2001), who was a firm believer in educational opportunity.
Criteria for selection will be academic goals, volunteer work, school activities, other pertinent experience/achievements, and financial need.
Requirements for Application:
1. Students who apply may be considering any field of study, but must be entering or attending a junior college, four-year college, university, or vocational school in the fall of 2014.
2. The applicant must be a female with hemophilia or von Willebrand Disease (vWD).
3. The applicant must be a U.S. resident.
All forms must be completed and postmarked by April 30, 2014. Incomplete or late applications will not be eligible for consideration. Scholarship recipients will be announced on the Factor Support Network website July 1, 2014 and notified in writing by July 15, 2014.
Mike Hylton & Ron Niederman Memorial Scholarship
Factor Support Network is again pleased to offer the Mike Hylton & Ron Niederman Memorial Scholarship this year to MEN with bleeding disorders and their immediate family members. The award this year will be ten $1000 scholarships. This scholarship was established in 1999 to honor the memory of Mike Hylton (1945-1998) and Ron Niederman (1950-1999).
2. The applicant must have hemophilia or von Willebrand Disease (vWD) or be an immediate family member of someone with Hemophilia or vWD.