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It's My Heart New England CHD Awareness Scholarship

  • Website Address
  • http://www.itsmyheartnewengland.org/node/93
  • Contact
  • Scholarship Director
  • Address
  • P.O. Box 111
  • Danvers, MA 01923
  • Email Address
  • ne@itsmyheart.org
  • Application Deadline
  • March 24, 2017
  • Number Of Awards
  • 5
  • Maximum Amount
  • $1,000
  • Scholarship Description
  • It's My Heart 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 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). To qualify for one of the It's My Heart New England CHD Awareness Scholarships, the applicant must meet one or more of the following characteristics:

    -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 with a GPA of 2.5 or higher
    -Be accepted as an incoming, full-time freshman at an accredited two- or four-year college, university or technical school located in the United States

    For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

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