Who is eligible?
One winner will be chosen for this scholarship. Candidates must be a student who has suffered from chronic Lyme disease. Applications are open to current college students as well as high school seniors, who are accepted to or currently enrolled in a college or university within the United States.
How much is the Scholarship?
$1,000. This $1,000 scholarship is designed to ease the financial burdens of one student each year who has spent a great deal of money in medical expenses for the treatment of chronic Lyme disease.
How is the winner chosen?
The award will be based upon academic achievement, school & community activities, and an essay of 500-1000 words describing how Lyme disease has affected the student’s life, especially in regards to their values and educational and career goals.
Where can I enter?
Visit this link HERE.
The best news? This scholarship will be offered yearly!
This years application deadline closes April 30th, and the winner will be selected by mid-May 2017.
Good luck to all who enter!