Arthritis Champions Scholarship

$5,000

March 31, 2022

Awards Available: See Description

  • Scholarship Description
  • The Arthritis Champions Scholarship is awarded to students with arthritis or a related rheumatic disease. Applicants must have a doctor-diagnosed arthritis or related rheumatic disease, be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident, be accepted as a full-time student to an accredited undergraduate program, graduate program or medical school in the U.S. and have a minimum GPA of 2.5. Applicants must currently be engaged Arthritis Foundation advocates, fundraisers, participants, volunteers and/or supporters. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
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  • Contact
  • Scholarship Committee
  • 1355 Peachtree Street
  • Suite 600
  • Atlanta, GA 30309
  • scholarship@arthritis.org
  • 404-965-7727
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Madison N  on 1/6/2021 3:22:08 PM

I am applying for this scholarship because I have terrible osteoarthrosis in both of my knees. Back in the beginning of 2016 I was a pedestrian crossing the road and a car had struck me going 40mph. I had broken both femurs and left tibia resulting in titanium rods in all parts. From the surgeries it wore down a lot of the bone and cartilage in my knees. I have had a lot of support from friends and family over the years but getting scholarships to help put me thru college to make a good life for myself and for my family is all I want at the end of the day.

Christina B  on 12/26/2020 10:50:11 AM

I am applying for this scholarship because I have really bad arthritis in my spine. I had a terrible accident in 2017 and I fractured my spine in two places in the Lumbar section. I underwent multiple injections and the cold doesn't help my spine much. My family has been very supportive of me and hoping I get scholarships to pay for college, since my medical bills were so much in the past. It would mean a lot if I get this scholarship so I can make them proud!

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