Scholarship Fund Guidelines

Downloadable application form at bottom of page.

Please read these Guidelines before downloading form.

General Overview

  • Funding helps cover tuition fees, academic supplies and educational homebound equipment
  • Grants are awarded for a period of one year and may be renewed upon proof of continued eligibility, academic progress and available funding
  • Students may apply for renewed scholarship funding by resubmitting a new application
  • Applications for the Scholarship Fund are accepted on a rolling basis
  • Scholarship disbursements will be made directly to the institution or student
  • Scholarship funds cannot be applied towards an existing loan

Eligibility

  • Student must have undergone a transplant
  • Student must be enrolled or preparing to enroll (either part-time or full-time) in primary or secondary public education, two- or four-year college or university, specific trade school or homebound educational program
  • Student must demonstrate a need for financial assistance
  • Annual household income should be less than $55,000

Application Process

  • Applicant must submit the application provided online
  • A written recommendation from an academic advisor, educator or healthcare professional is required and can be submitted separately
  • Applicant must submit a color photograph with this application or by email
  • Applicant must submit a most recent IRS Form 1040 for proof of household income and proof of current income
  • Applicant must submit an end-of-semester transcript at the completion of the scholarship term
  • Applicant will be notified of their application status within 4 weeks of their submission

The Bone Marrow Foundation reserves the right to modify these guidelines at any time.

By downloading, you confirm that you have read and agree to these Guidelines.

Download Scholarship Fund Application