It's My Heart New England is a non-profit organization created to advocate for and provide support to those affected by Acquired and Congenital Heart Defects (CHD). Through awareness, resources, and education, It's My Heart New England creates alliances and networks among families, groups, hospitals and the community.
The purpose of the It's My Heart New England Scholarship Program is to support and encourage the continuation of higher education to all those in New England affected by congenital heart defects (CHDs).
-Be diagnosed with a congenital heart defect or the recipient of a heart transplant
-Be a family member (sibling, child, parent) of a person diagnosed with a CHD
-Be a resident of one of the New England States;
-Be a high school senior or enrolled college student with a GPA of 2.5 or higher; and
-Be accepted full or part-time at an accredited 2 or 4-year college, university, or technical school located in the United States.
-Not have been awarded the IMHNE CHD Scholarship in the last two years.
For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.