The BioMatrix Memorial Scholarship Program is administered in partnership by Hemophilia Federation of America (HFA).
Applications for 2021 now open.
Millie Gonzalez (1953-2001) A devoted wife and mother as well as a pioneer dedicated to advocacy, Millie promoted awareness of the unique struggles faced by women with a bleeding disorder and those caring for an individual affected by a bleeding disorder. She was married to Papo Gonzalez, a person with hemophilia and well known advocate in his own right, who passed prior to Millie. She was a tireless advocate not only for women, but also for people of Hispanic heritage affected with bleeding disorders. Although loving, compassionate and gentle, Millie had the heart of a tiger and fought each day for her own survival while inspiring others to achieve and succeed.
- Women diagnosed with hemophilia or von Willebrand Disease
- Must be a United States resident
- Must have applied and been accepted to an accredited college, university or technical school in the United States on a full-time basis (12 credit hours or more)
- Minimum grade point average of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale during entire senior year of high school or current year of college or graduate school
- Letter of medical聽Verification
- Letter of聽Recommendation聽from聽an instructor, school administrator, employer, church leader, volunteer coordinator, or other professional person
- Copy of most recent聽Transcripts
- Copy of聽ACT or SATscores (incoming聽freshmen only)
- Proof of聽Admissionto the college/university/technical school (required for incoming freshman)
- Outline of聽Work聽Experience聽or resume
- 300 to 400 word Essay
- Employees and family members affiliated with BioMatrix聽and it鈥檚 family of companies are not eligible to apply
HFA Scholarship Admin
firstname.lastname@example.org | (202)675-6984
999 N. Capitol Street NE, Ste. 201 | Washington DC | 20002
or visit: https://matrixhealthgroup.com/scholarships/