Each year the Center awards approximately $2,000 in academic scholarships to assist patients and their families with the cost of obtaining a college education.
To be eligible, candidates must be:
High school upperclassmen or graduates or students in good standing who are already enrolled in a post-secondary program, and planning to enroll in a course of study at an accredited 2- or 4-year college, university, or vocational technical school program or certified training program, with priority given to undergraduate study;
A person affected directly or indirectly by Hemophilia, von Willebrand Disease, another diagnosed bleeding disorder, an iron overload disorder, including hemochromatosis or Gaucher Disease.
Must reside in and/or will attend school in one these 48 upstate NY counties: Albany, Allegany, Broome, Cattaraugus, Cayuga, Chautauqua, Chemung, Chenango, Clinton, Columbia, Cortland, Delaware, Erie, Essex, Franklin, Fulton, Genesee, Greene, Hamilton, Herkimer, Jefferson, Lewis, Livingston, Madison, Monroe, Montgomery, Niagara, Oneida, Onondaga, Ontario, Orleans, Oswego, Otsego, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, Schuyler, Seneca, St. Lawrence, Steuben, Tioga, Tompkins, Warren, Washington, Wayne, Wyoming, and Yates.
Send Applications to:
Hemophilia Foundation of Upstate New York
70 Linden Oaks, 3rd Floor
Rochester, NY 14625
Year of Need: College Freshman,
Num Awards: Multiple
Min Award: Varies
Max Award: 2,000
Mary M. Gooley Hemophilia Center
1415 Portland Avenue Suite 500
Rochester, NY 14621