$1,000
Avg. Amount Awarded
254
Days
August 1 2019
Application Deadline
1
Awarded last year
No
Renewable
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Description

$1500 scholarship for MEN with hemophilia or von Willebrand Disease and their immediate family members. Mike Hylton (1945-1998) A man of great character and steadiness, Mike faced some of the most physically daunting and mortal challenges that people with severe hemophilia could encounter. During the blood crisis of the 1980s, Mike met the challenges with class and a concern for others not only in the bleeding disorder community, but also those affected with HIV. He was a thoughtful, analytical and spiritual individual - patient and tolerant of others, but certainly willing and capable to express his opinions and beliefs. While some felt it was more important to speak, he knew that it was more effective to listen. Mike found great comfort in his faith and family.

Amount Details

$1,500
Low Amount Awarded
$1,000
Total Amount Awarded

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be an undergraduate student, a graduate student or a postgraduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university, a four-year college, two-year college or a vocational-tech school
  • CheckmarkMinimum 2.5 GPA
  • CheckmarkCitizenship requirements: US
  • CheckmarkRestricted to male students
  • CheckmarkRestricted to applicants that have physical disabilities
  • CheckmarkMust study full-time

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Contact Athenna Harrison
HFA Office Manager
a.harrison@hemophiliafed.org
Tel: 202-675-6984 Address 820 First St NE Ste 720
Washington DC, DC 20002