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SAVE [USA] Carolyn Wilson Dialysis Patient Scholarship

Scholarship Description

This scholarship provides support for dialysis patients and kidney transplant recipients living in Arkansas, Louisiana and Oklahoma, who are looking to further their education or vocational training as part of an effort to initiate, maintain or resume employment and independent living. *check back later for updates on scholarship availability.

Field of Study

  • Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources
  • Architecture and Construction
  • Arts, Audio/Video Technology, and Communications
  • Business Management and Administration
  • Education and Training
  • Finance
  • Government and Public Administration
  • Health Sciences
  • Hospitality and Tourism
  • Human Services
  • Information Technology
  • Law, Public Safety, Corrections, and Security
  • Manufacturing
  • Marketing
  • Other
  • Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math
  • Trades
  • Transportation, Distribution, and Logistics

Additional Information

  • Type Of Award: SCHOLARSHIP
  • Amount: Up to $5000.00/academic year
  • Application Deadline: 30-Jun (Currently Closed)
  • Level Of Study: UNSPECIFIED
  • Automatic Consideration: NO
  • Renewable: POSSIBLY. MAXIMUM OF FUNDING FOR 2 YEARS. MUST REAPPLY FOR 2ND YEAR FUNDING.
Minimum Requirement

Eligibility

Individuals residing in the United States, in the states of Arkansas, Louisiana and Oklahoma only, who have been diagnosed with Stage 5 chronic kidney disease, are eligible to apply for the Carolyn Wilson Dialysis Patient Scholarship Program. The American Kidney Fund is committed to providing scholarships to all dialysis patients who meet the following scholarship program guidelines.

Must be a resident of Arkansas, Louisiana or Oklahoma
Must demonstrate financial need through the expenses vs. income table (#6 on application)
Must be a current dialysis patient or a kidney transplant recipient
*While this program is for patients diagnosed with Stage 5
kidney disease (ESRD), priority will be given to dialysis patients.