Our community is fortunate to have many different scholarships. In fact, LA Kelley Communications had the first on-line listing of scholarships for the bleeding disorder community! That’s how much I believe in a higher education. Take advantage of what the community is offered! Learn about Education Advantage below!
Education Advantage – Scholarships for our Community brought to you by Baxalta
Since 2010, Education Advantage
has awarded more than 200 scholarships to US students with bleeding disorders.
The scholarship program has grown! New for 2016, those with von Willebrand disease are invited to apply! The program continues to be open to hemophilia A, hemophilia B, and inhibitor patients. Education Advantage
is open to US students, regardless of which brand of treatment used.
Education Advantage offers three different scholarships to eligible applicants:
• University Scholarship:
Up to $7,000 for students working toward their bachelor’s degree
Renewable for up to 3 additional years
• Community College and Technical Scholarship:
$1,000 for students seeking an associate’s degree or a technical vocational certificate
Renewable for up to 1 additional year
• GED Assistance:
One-time $150 reimbursement if you pass the GED test
The application period for 2016 is open now until April 30.
You can find more details about the scholarships, meet the previous year’s winners, and find out how quick and easy it is to apply at www.BaxaltaHematology.com/EA
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