Hemophilia Federation of America works for the betterment of people with bleeding disorders. The Foundation is based in Washington DC and works with other national and state organizations to build a very strong and conducive environment for their all round development. The Hemophilia Federation of America Educational Scholarship is one such effort to support the students with bleeding disorders financially. Every year HFA awards ten scholarships of 1,500 each. There are four scholarships and the candidate can apply for one. Educational Scholarship: Have bleeding disorder. Currently enrolled in an accredited college, university,or trade school. Show commitment towards their goals. Sibling Continuing Educational Scholarship: Sibling of a person with bleeding disorder Currently enrolled in an accredited college, university,or trade school Show commitment towards their goals Parent continuing Educational Scholarship Be a parent of child with bleeding disorder Currently enrolled in an accredited college, university,or trade school Show commitment towards their goals Artistic Encouragement Grant Have a bleeding disorder Show commitment towards their goals The application and detailed information is given at: http://hemophiliafed.org/programs-and-services/educational-scholarships/ .  the Application and other materials required must be postmarked by April 30, 2010 and send it to: Hemophilia Federation of America 210 7th St. SE, Suite 200 B [...]

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Categories: Scholarship For Bleeding Disorders, Scholarships
The Colburn- Kennan Foundation is a charitable organization that works for individuals and families affected with chronic illness. The work of the foundation does not stops here, it is also involved in supporting those communities, local and national organizations that provides their support and services to individuals and families affected with chronic illness. Colburn-Kennan Foundation offers The Beth Carew Memorial Scholarship program in the honor of Beth Carew and to commemorate for the numerous work she has done selflessly for the people of bleeding disorders. The scholarship program is one of the several efforts of the foundation to support and help students with bleeding disorders. Eligibility Requirements: Must be hemophilic, von Willebrand disease or related inherited bleeding disorder Must be entering or is currently enrolled in an accredited 2 or 4 year undergraduate institution in United States High school seniors, college freshman, sophomores and juniors are also eligible Active participation in community service The applications are available with the chapters Hemophilia Treating Centers, the National Hemophilia Foundation, the hemophilia Federation and other national and community organization. The application will be reviewed and recipients will be chosen based on their academic performance, involvement in community service, personal letters and recommendations. Along [...]

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Categories: Scholarship For Bleeding Disorders, Scholarships
The project Red Flag is a campaign carried under the banner of The National Hemophilia Foundation to make women aware of bleeding disorders. It has been estimated that there are around two and a half million women with undiagnosed bleeding disorders and it is very essential that they realise and know about this to lead a healthy and normal life. The Project Red Flag Academic Scholarship program is offered by The National Hemophilia Foundation  for women with bleeding disorders. Women who  want to pursue their  post-high school studies, have the best opportunity in the form of this scholarship. The applicant must be a female, resident of US and have bleeding disorder( von willebrand disease, hemophilia or other clotting factor deficiency or a carrier status) diagnosed with hematologist. The application form has been made available at : http://www.projectredflag.org/scholarship.htm and requires school reference, chapter/association reference and an essay of 250 words describing  How your education and future career plans will benefit others in the bleeding disorder community?. The complete application packet must be mailed  to concerned authority no later than May 14, 2010 to: Patrice Flax, NHF Manager Of Education, P.O Box 971483, Ypsilanti Mi 48197

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Categories: Scholarship For Bleeding Disorders, Scholarships