FRIENDS Scholarships

FRIENDS Scholarships

Scholarships Available!

The Family Resource, Information & Education Network for Down Syndrome (F.R.I.E.N.D.S.) believes that our future lies in the hands of our teachers/instructors.  The better we can assist them in achieving their goals and set them up for success, the better our kids have a chance for a brighter future.

F.R.I.E.N.D.S. is offering scholarships of up to $1000.00.  To be considered by this organization you must be a legal resident of the United States, at least a full-time student in a public or a state government recognized private school to be considered for this scholarship.  There are two further areas of qualification of this scholarship:

a. You must be an individual with Down syndrome seeking higher education in any field of your choice; OR

b. You are student that plans on at least a bachelors degree in Special Education or a career in helping the needs of those individuals with Down syndrome.

Application forms are available below.  Hard copies are available by contacting emailing friendsoffredco@gmail.com or by writing to F.R.I.E.N.D.S., P.O. Box 641, Middletown, MD. 21769.

All applications must be postmarked by June 30, 2016.

The scholarships will be awarded at our major fundraiser, Buddy Walk, on September 17 2016.  Recipients of the scholarships will be notified prior to the walk.

Please click on one of the links below download the Scholarship Form…

FRIENDS-Scholarship-Appl-Form (Adobe PDF)

FRIENDS-Scholarship-Appl-Form (MS Word)

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