Recognizing academic achievementin the rare disease community

Scholarship Information

Scholarship Information

Scholarship Value

Three $5,000 scholarships will be awarded for a single year. The award may be renewed for up to 3 additional years, provided the award recipient is in good academic standing, for a total award value of $20,000. It can be applied to educational expenses at an accredited US college or university (undergraduate), or US vocational school.

Award Notification

All applicants will be notified about the results of the selection process. If you are awarded the scholarship, you must reply to Scholarship Managers to accept the scholarship within 30 days of being notified, or your award will be forfeited. Award recipients will have the option to participate in publicity about the scholarship. Publicity details will be outlined at the time of notification. If you accept the scholarship, the award will be given in the form of a check made payable to your institution and will be mailed directly to your home.