This is a listing of scholarships that are offered for students with specific medical condition(s) or diagnoses and also non-medical challenges such as social, emotional, psychological or educational issues. There are also some for students who have a parent or a family member with a specific diagnosis. Most can be used at any school.
Some cover one specific condition, while others cover whole types of diagnoses (such as all types of cancers) or even all chronic diseases. Some address the needs of those with non-medical specific challenges. Most have some type of eligibility requirements, usually financial ones.
How to Search for Scholarships
The scholarships are sorted several ways:
- By Medical Condition/Diagnosis (specific conditions such as brain cancer or general categories like cancer)
- By Non-Medical Condition (social, emotional, psychological or educational issues and disabilities. This includes such categories as bereavement, bullying victims, family issues and children whose family has or is in the Armed Forces).
- By All Conditions
- By Residency of Applicant
- By Scholarship Name
If you know of any other scholarships not in our database, send us the info so we can add it. You can fill out and submit the online Program Information form below:
Complete an Add a Program Information Form.
As of 09/25/2017, we have information on 403 programs.