AbbVie IBD Scholarship

Award type: 
Scholarship for Current Students
Action: 
Application Required
Level of Study: 
Open
Description of Award: 

Crohn’s and Colitis Canada awards ten one-time scholarships of up to $5,000 to students of any age, living with Crohn’s disease or ulcerative colitis who are enrolled in a Canadian post-secondary educational institute for the upcoming fall 2018.

Past scholarship recipients represent students who are living well with Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis who not only strive to sustain an optimal level of wellness, but also seek to inspire others to do the same. 

Find out more at ibdscholarship.ca 

Value/Amount: 
10 scholarships of up to $5000 each
Full Eligibility Requirements: 

Applicants of any age are encouraged to apply and must be:

- A citizen or permanent resident of Canada
- Diagnosed with Crohn's disease or ulcerative colitis by a health care professional
- Seeking a diploma, associate, undergraduate, or graduate degree from a Canadian university, college or trade school
- Enrolled in or awaiting acceptance from a Canadian-based post-secondary educational institution for the 2018 fall semester
A student who demonstrates academic aspiration and strives to sustain an optimal level of wellness in spite of their Crohn’s disease or ulcerative colitis, allowing them to excel to reach their goals and inspire others to do the same.

Deadline to Apply: 
June 1, 2018
How/When is it paid?: 

Scholarship recipients will be notified in the month of July 2018. All applicants will receive a letter by email. Scholarship payment will begin in the fall of 2018. 

Availability: 
Domestic Students