Brothers Healthcare Scholarship

Funding Organization

Brothers Healthcare





About the Scholarship

Brothers Healthcare is committed to supporting members of the bleeding disorders community in their goals for higher education. For that reason, we offer a scholarship program of $2,000 per year to be awarded as two $1,000 scholarships to people affected by an inherited bleeding disorder like hemophilia or von Willebrand disease. The awards committee oversees the scholarship program. The award selection is based on a number of criteria including but not limited to academic merit, narrative, reference letters, and impact on the bleeding disorder community.

Qualified candidates will:

  1. Attend an accredited technical school, college or university in fall of 2023.
  2. Have a diagnosed bleeding disorder, OR be a parent, spouse, partner, child, or sibling of a person with a bleeding disorder.
  3. Have a GPA of 2.5 or above on a 4.0 scale and submit report card or transcript.
  4. Submit at least two (2) reference letters; one from a teacher or instructor and the second from an employer, church leader, or medical professional.
  5. Submit an short essay answering ONE of these questions:
    • How have bleeding disorders shaped your life?
    • What’s the best advice you’ve ever received?