The Elaine Chapin Memorial Scholarship

Named in honor of Elaine Chapin, this scholarship will provide funds to support the post-secondary education of students impacted by multiple sclerosis, either directly or as a family member. The family of Elaine Chapin has determined that the scholarship fund will be awarding a minimum of (8) $1,000 scholarships for the fall semester to deserving students.Recipients will be chosen on the basis of financial need, academic standing and the impact with which multiple sclerosis has affected their lives. Applicants must be citizens of the United States who plan to enroll or are enrolled in an undergraduate course of study at an accredited two- or four-year college, university, vocational, or technical school located in the United States. Applicants must be enrolled in a minimum of 12 credit hours per semester in course work leading to a degree, license or certificate.For this year's scholarship awards, applicants must send their completed application, an official transcript of their most recent academic grades, a personal essay detailing how MS has affected your life (500 words maximum), plus 2 letters of reference.For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

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