ALS Association/Paula Kovarick Segalman Family Scholarship Fund

The Paula Kovarick Segalman Family Scholarship Fund for ALS was established by the Segalman Family to provide educational funding to students affected by ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig's disease. ALS is a fatal disease affecting families physically, emotionally and financially. The cost of care for someone with ALS can exceed $200,000 a year. The fund looks to alleviate some of the additional financial burdens that families will face when paying for college. Applicant must have a parent or legal guardian currently battling ALS or who has passed away from the disease. Annual household income must be less than $50,000. Below is the URL link for more about the scholarship, eligibility requirements, and the application process http://webdc.alsa.org/site/PageNavigator/DC_Chapter/DC_6_Paula_Segalman_Scholarship.html

Award Information

Award Amount
$25,000
Number of Awards
Not reported
Application Deadline
May 1
Available to Class Level
Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors
Renewability
Not renewable

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
2.5
Ethnicity/Heritage
None specified
Residency
District of Columbia, Maryland, Virginia
Gender
None specified
Religious Affiliation
None specified
Location of College
None specified
Area of Study
None specified
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is not required

Scholarship Sponsor

Organization
ALS Association
Address
7507 Standish Place
City, State, Zip
Rockville, MD , 20855
Telephone
(240) 240.672.3742
E-mail
info@ALSinfo.org
Website
Website

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