Arthritis Champions Scholarship
March 01, 2024
- Scholarship Description
To be eligible for the Arthritis Champions Scholarship, applicants must: be a U.S. citizen or a legal and permanent resident; have doctor-diagnosed arthritis or related rheumatic disease; be classified as a full-time undergraduate, graduate or medical student at an accredited college or university in the United States for the entire academic year; be enrolled full-time each semester and have completed the full-time units to reapply for the next academic year; have and maintain a 2.5 GPA; and be engaged as an Arthritis Foundation advocate, fundraiser, participant, volunteer and/or supporter and/or other service to benefit the arthritis community.
The Arthritis Champions Scholarships are awarded annually to deserving students with arthritis or a related rheumatic disease who: impact the arthritis community, serving as positive role models and leaders; and live their best lives, while empowering others to do the same. The Arthritis Foundation is boldly pursuing a cure for America's #1 cause of disability while championing the fight to conquer arthritis with life-changing science, resources, advocacy and community connections.