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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
MedPro Inc. is an ACHC accredited (Accreditation Commission For Health Care Inc.) provides specialized pharmacy services for patients with chronic illness. Through its Eduation Is Power Scholarship Program, MedPro Inc. want to give opportunity of higher education to those living with Hemophilia and Von Willenbrand Disease. MedPro believes education to such students will give them better job opportunity and access to best health care options that are badly needed by by persons with bleeding disorders. There are total 20 scholarships which will be awarded to such students ranging in value $ 500-$ 2,500. You need to fulfill following requirement to apply for this scholarship: Must be a United States Resident Individuals with bleeding disorders, Hemophilia or vom Willebtand Disease Currently enrolled or shall be entering a community college, junior college, four year college, university or vocational school in the fall of 2010 Involved in community services and volunteer work The application is available in PDF format and Microsoft Word Format at : http://www.medprorx.com/scholarship.html . Along with the application you need to submit following documents: Copy of recent transcript Proof of admission to school Proof of school tuition A letter of approval from a physician or nurse of your bleeding disorder [...]