This scholarship of $1000 will be awarded to a deserving high school senior who plans to attend a vocational or academic college. Applicant can also be a student currently enrolled in college. Must be a current high school senior or a college student living with a documented disability. If the applicant is a high school student, then he or she should be planning to attend an undergraduate program in a 2 or 4 -year University/College or Technical College in the fall of the academic year following high-school graduation. Schools must be in the USA. Enrollment status in school or college must be full time or half time. To apply for the HPFY Disability Scholarship, email the following to firstname.lastname@example.org August 15th: personal information, including full name, date of birth, mailing address and phone number; proof of enrollment which can be a enrollment certificate or transcript of your most recent GPA (does not affect the selection); medical documents to prove the disability; an essay of minimum 500 words that speaks about your personal trials and triumphs in life related to your illness or disability and how that has defined the person you are today; any supporting documents or letters of recommendations from teachers, mentors or advisers that you would like the selection committee to consider. If all the eligibility requirements are met, the recipient will be selected on the basis of their essay and the supporting documents. The selected recipient of the $500 scholarship will be notified by email and featured on the Giving Day page on our website by the second week of September.
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an undergraduate student, a graduate student or a postgraduate student
a university, a four-year college, two-year college or a vocational-tech school
- Both full-time and part-time students
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