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Ups for Downs Eric Martinez Memorial Scholarships

Award Amount
$2,500
Awards Available
2
Deadline
Varies
  • Scholarship Description
  • At UPS for DownS we are excited about the opportunity to give young people in our community assistance in pursuing their life goals. We will award 6 individual scholarships totaling $15,000 this year through our scholarship programs.

    One (1) $2,500 scholarship will be awarded to an individual with down syndrome who is pursuing educational or job training opportunities beyond high school. One (1) $2,500 scholarship will be awarded to an individual who is pursuing a junior college, undergraduate, or a graduate degree and has a sibling with down syndrome.

    Eligibility:
    -Must be a U.S. citizen
    -Personal/family involvement in support of UPS for downS activities and/or programs
    -Scholarship awards are awarded one time only and the scholarship award is not renewable
    -Past scholarship award winners may not re-apply. Past applicants who did not receive a scholarship award are encouraged to re-apply

    For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
  • Contact
  • Beth Barrett
  • 1070 S. Roselle Road
  • Schaumburg , IL 60193
  • embarrett@upsfordowns.org
  • 847-895-2100

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