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Paula Kovarick Segalman Family Scholarship Fund


The Paula Kovarick Segalman Family Scholarship Fund for ALS was established by the Segalman Family to provide educational funding to students affected by ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig's disease. ALS is a fatal disease affecting families physically, emotionally and financially. The cost of care for someone with ALS can exceed $200,000 a year. The fund looks to alleviate some of the additional financial burdens that families will face when paying for college. Applicant must have a parent or legal guardian currently battling ALS or who has passed away from the disease. Annual household income must be less than $50,000. See the URL link for more about the scholarship, eligibility requirements, and the application process

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Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be an undergraduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university, a four-year college, two-year college or a vocational-tech school
  • CheckmarkMinimum 2.5 GPA
  • CheckmarkMust be at least 17 years old
  • CheckmarkMust not be older than 25 years old
  • CheckmarkCitizenship requirements: US
  • CheckmarkMust study full-time
  • CheckmarkRestricted to residents of District of Columbia, Maryland, Virginia

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Contact Judy Taylor
Tel: 240-672-3742 ext. 213 Address 7507 Standish Place
Rockville , MD 20855