Eligibility requirements: (1) Be diagnosed with bipolar disorder, schizophrenia or schizoaffective disorder. (2) Be currently receiving medical treatment for the disease, including medications and psychiatric follow-up, or have treating physician’s documentation of past history noted on Recommendation Form. (3) Be actively involved in rehabilitative or reintegration efforts, such as clubhouse membership, part-or full-time employment, volunteer efforts or school enrollment. (4) Be a U.S. citizen or legal resident and plan to attend a school in the United States. (5) Be age 18 years or older by September 1st of year of application. Monetary scholarship amounts for each winner will be determined based on financial needs and educational goals
1st Financial Bank USA wants to celebrate those who recognize the importance of pursuing educational and financial goals with the 1st Financial Bank USA Financial Goals Scholarship.