April 25, 2014 | By redpearl_efaz |
Amber Sweeney Memorial Scholarship
The Amber Sweeney Memorial Scholarship assists an individual with epilepsy to continue her/his education. The scholarship is in memory of Amber Sweeney (pictured), a Prescott resident who died as a result of a seizure.
College students currently under the care of a physician for their epilepsy are eligible. Students must be a resident of Arizona and attending an accredited Arizona college. The application deadline is June 30.
UCB Family Epilepsy Scholarship Program
This scholarship offers an excellent opportunity to people with epilepsy and to their family members and caregivers. There are twenty $5,000 scholarships for people with epilepsy and ten $5,000 awards to family members or caregivers of people with epilepsy. The applicant must be a U.S. citizen or legal and permanent resident of the United States. A program description and requirement to apply can be found on the UCB website at http://www.ucbepilepsyscholarship.com.
For more information about scholarship opportunities, contact the Epilepsy Foundation of Arizona at (602) 406-3581 or firstname.lastname@example.org.