This scholarship is for post-secondary students who have been diagnosed with a bleeding disorder. To qualify for this scholarship, applicants must live in the association's service area, defined as eastern Missouri and southern Illinois. Qualities sought in applicants include the following: Standardized test scores which show student’s capability of completing a degree program; GPA (Attendance to be taken into consideration; for example, if someone manages to keep up a good GPA despite medical absences); personal recommendations, work experience, extracurricular activities and volunteer work. Recipients will be selected based on their potential to succeed, academic achievement, leadership, participation in school and community activities, honors, work experience, statement of educational and career goals, how having a bleeding disorder has affected personal and family circumstances, and references.
How easy is it to apply?
This scholarship has application requirements that could take a lot of time and effort.
How much competition is there?
This scholarship has a relatively low number of applicants.