AFA Teens for Alzheimer’s Awareness College Scholarship

Scholarship Overview: Brief autobiography and a 1,500-word essay on the way Alzheimer’s disease changed or impacted your life.

Scholarship Details:

Must write a brief autobiography and a 1,500-word essay: “How has Alzheimer’s disease changed or impacted your life?” and “What have you learned about yourself, your family and/or your community in the face of coping with Alzheimer’s disease?”
Applicants must:
• Be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident.
• Enter an accredited four-year college or university within 12 months of scholarship deadline.
• Attend a public, independent, parochial, military, homeschool or other high school in the United States (if not currently enrolled, must explain extenuating circumstances).
Video component may be added this year. Check the application for more information.

Award Amount: $500 to $5,000


Contact Email:
Contact Phone Number: 866-232-8484


Eligibility: Disability or Health Condition
Profession/Major: Open to All
Grade Level: High School
County Specific: All
Institution Type: 4-year college