Monthly archive April, 2010
Mary M Gooley who felt the urge to do something for the people with bleeding disorders joined hands with The Rochester Chapter Of The National Hemophilia Foundation and thus came the Mary Gooley Hemophilia Center. The center is proud to be the first free standing comprehensive clinic in the nation. It aims at providing medical assistance to patients with broad range of services including preventive care. The center is offering educational scholarship to honor Bob Hersh who was actively involved in community services. The Bob Hersh Memorial Scholarship offers financial assistance to deserving students. Eligibility Requirements: Must be enrolled in post secondary program Planning to enroll in a course of study in a 2 or 4 year college/university, vocational technical school program or certified training program High school seniors, graduate or students in good standing directly or indirectly affected with Hemophilia, von Willebrand Disease, hereditary bleeding disorder The chosen candidates will be awarded $ 1,000 each.  The application has been made availble at www.hemocenter.org . Complete the application and send it to: Mary Gooley Hemophilia Center 1415 Portland Avenue Suite 500 Rochester, NY 14612 Fax: 585-922-5775 Phone: 585-922-5700 The application must reach the concerned authority no later than April 30, [...]

Continue reading >

Categories: Scholarship For Bleeding Disorders, Scholarships
BioRX is a speciality pharmacy and a non-profit organization who works for people with bleeding disorders.  The BioRx Educational Scholarship has been created to benefit individuals affected with Hemophilia, sibling of person diagnosed with Hemophilia, for caregivers of children with bleeding disorders. The Hemophilia community members and a parent or family member taking health care education from an accredited college, university or certified training program will be on the priority list of the application review committee. If you fall into this category don’t miss the opportunity. You need to send a mail requesting  the application form to cbarnes@biorx.net . Along with the application the candidate applying for the scholarship must also submit Two pages essay briefing about the educational goals and objectives in life High school transcript or University Grades Ttwo recommendation letters Mail the complete application packet to: Hemophilia of North Carolina 1705 Link Road Winston-Salem, NC 27103 Non-resident of North Carolina are also eligible. Of all the applicants three would be chosen who will be awarded $ 2,000 each. The application must be postmarked no later than May 1, 2010

Continue reading >

Categories: Scholarship For Bleeding Disorders, Scholarships
LA Kelly Communications truly deserves accolades for the services it renders to the individuals and families facing hardships and challenges due to chronic medical disorder. It has expertise in hemophilia works in imparting them with the necessary information through their books and newsletters. They take up engaging presentations and workshops and work with families and for families and for profit and non-profit organizations who serve the hemophilia community LA Kelly Communications has come up with Alex Leiber Memorial Scholarship for those with Hemophilia or Von Willebrand. The $ 1,000 scholarship each will be awarded to two recipients in a bid to support them in their higher education. The applicant must be diagnosed with hemophilia, von Willebrand disease, currently enrolled in an accredited college, university or vocational/technical school. For the application and the other necessary details just log on to: http://www.kelleycom.com/AlexLieber/application.php. The deadline for the application is June 1, 2010

Continue reading >

Categories: Scholarship For Bleeding Disorders, Scholarships