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Scholarship name:  IBD Scholarship

Sponsored by:  Crohn’s and Colitis Canada

Deadline:  June 1, 2021, 11:59 pm EDT

Potential payout:  $5000

Eligibility restriction:  Applicants must be citizens or permanent residents of Canada, be diagnosed with Crohn’s disease or ulcerative colitis by a health care professional, be seeking a diploma, associate, undergraduate, or graduate degree from a Canadian university, college or trade school, and be enrolled or awaiting acceptance at a Canadian-based post-secondary education institution for the Fall 2021 semester.

What’s required:  An online application, a completed and signed Proof of Diagnosis Form, a signed and dated Applicant Consent Form, two letters of personal recommendation, and a maximum 500-word essay outlining how you demonstrate your academic aspiration and strive to sustain an optimal level of wellness.

Tips:  The online application must be completed in one session, so be sure to review it first and make sure you’ve gathered everything you need before you start.

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