This award is for U.S. high school juniors and seniors who will be entering a four-year accredited college or university within 12 months of the deadline date. Students must submit an essay on the impact Alzheimer's disease has on their own lives and others in their family and community.
$5,000 annually for the grand-prize winner, $2,500 annually for the first runner-up winner, and $1,000 annually for the second runner-up winner. All awards are non-renewable.
Applications are available online on the Alzheimer's Foundation of America (AFA) website. In addition to the two signed copies of a completed application, the student must also submit: a double-space... Sign up for full scholarship deadline information.