According to the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA), asthma affects approximately 25.9 million Americans and more than 50 million Americans suffer from allergies. With Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month in May, it is our pleasure to contribute to the effort to raise awareness with the first ever National Garage Door Atlanta Asthma and Allergy Scholarship. This scholarship is intended to assist one hard working, high achieving college student who lives with asthma or allergies.
Eligibility: Been diagnosed with asthma or suffer from any type of allergy
Currently enrolled students with a minimum GPA of 3.00
Application: Choose one of the topics below, and write a 500-1,000 work essay
- In what ways has having asthma or allergies shaped or changed your life plans? How did you go about confronting and overcoming these limitations to push forward with your goals?
- What’s one thing you think would make the biggest difference in how society treats asthma and allergies?
- If you could give one piece of advice to someone who has just learned they have asthma or allergies what would it be? Why?
Submit essay and Application form here.
Deadline: December 15, 2016
Amount: $1,000, one time