The mission of Students with Heart Foundation is to provide financial assistance by means of scholarships for both undergraduate and graduate students who suffer from all different types of heart disease and deformities, thus relieving some of the stress from the rough and rigorous journey they will face throughout college. Applicants must be enrolled or enrolling in an undergraduate or graduate degree program at an accredited U.S. college or university as at least a part-time student.
Applicants for the Students With A Heart Foundation Scholarship must have a minimum GPA of 3.0, be U.S. citizens or permanent residents and submit a personal statement of no more than 2,000 words and no fewer than 500 words, describing what obstacles they have had to overcome due to their cardiac disease or deformities. Application period begins July 1st and ends October 1st. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.