It’s My Heart New England Scholarship

It’s My Heart New England Scholarship
Posted on 03/19/2020

SENIORS ONLY
DUE:  March 19, 2020 to School Counselors offices for processing and mailing.

It’s My Heart New England is a non-profit organization created to advocate for and provide support to those affected by Acquired and Congenital Heart Defects (CHD). Through awareness, resources, and education, It’s My Heart creates alliances and networks among families, groups, hospitals, and the community.

The purpose of the It’s My Heart New England Scholarship Program is to support and encourage the continuation of higher education to all those in New England affected by Congenital Heart Defects.

Eligibility:  To qualify for one of the It’s My Heart New England CHD Awareness Scholarships, the applicant must first meet one of the following requirements:

· Be diagnosed with Congenital Heart Defect;

· Be the recipient of a heart transplant; or

· Be a family member (sibling, child, parent, close relative) of a person diagnosed with a CHD.

 Applicant must also meet these four requirements:

· Be a resident of one of the New England States;

· Be a high school senior or enrolled college student with a GPA of 2.5 or higher; and

· Be accepted full or part-time at an accredited 2 or 4-year college, university, or technical school located in the United States.

· Not have been awarded the CHD Scholarship in the last 2 years

For more information, click here

It's My Heart New England CHD Awareness Scholarship.pdf