AbbVie Cystic Fibrosis Scholarship
The AbbVie CF Scholarship provides financial assistance toward higher education for exceptional students living with cystic fibrosis (CF). Forty AbbVie CF Scholars will be selected to receive $3,000 for use during the upcoming academic year based on their outstanding academic record, extracurricular activities, and creativity. Each scholar will also be given the opportunity to compete for one of two (2) Thriving Student Scholarships (based on the level of study) for a total amount of $24,000 each. It is not necessary for applicants to have taken, currently take, or intend to take in the future, any medicine or product marketed by AbbVie, and this will not be a consideration in the recipient selection criteria.
Eligibility:-A United States citizen or a legal and permanent resident of the United States-Diagnosed with CF by a physician-Enrolled in or awaiting acceptance from an accredited institution (i.e., college, university, or trade/vocational school) for an educational program during the upcoming academic yearEmployees of AbbVie and their immediate family members are not eligible to apply. Healthcare providers and their immediate family members are not eligible to apply.For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
Award Amount: $24,000
Essay required: Yes