The intent of this scholarship is to help families and individuals who live in the state of Maryland to attend the 31st Annual HDSA Convention.
The scholarship is open to any family member or caregiver who is affected by Huntington’s disease.
All scholarship recipients are required to attend the Convention events beginning on Thursday evening, June 2nd and ending on Saturday, June 4th.
What does the scholarship cover?
A Full Scholarship: A full scholarship recipient will receive funding to cover hotel accommodations at the Hyatt Regency Baltimore Inner Harbor (you may be asked to share a room with other scholarship recipients) and Convention registration, which includes your ticket to the Gala dinner on Saturday.
A Partial Scholarship: A partial scholarship may be awarded when the total amount of funds in the overall scholarship fund will not allow for a full scholarship. Any person may also request a partial scholarship if they are able to pay for some portion of their costs and only require partial assistance.
Application Deadline: Applications must be received no later than, Friday, April 1, 2016. The application and required documents are to be mailed to:
Mid-Atlantic Regional Director Huntington’s Disease Society of America
Attn: Convention Scholarship – Maryland
PO Box 55421 Virginia Beach, VA 23471
Applications may also be scanned and emailed as a pdf to firstname.lastname@example.org