The Little People of America Scholarship is now open. The U.S students with dwarfism medical condition are welcome to apply. This scholarship provides a number of fund for those undertaking college education in the U.S institutions. To apply, the completed application package must be received no later than April 30, 2017.
The Little People of America is a non-profit organization that brings support, education, and information to people of short stature caused by the medical condition known as dwarfism. Membership to LPA is also to family, relatives, and interested professionals who work with people of short stature.
The LPA Scholarship Program is offered to two students to use towards a college education (both four year or two year) or for vocational school in the United States. There is also a third scholarship that is offered for students studying at the graduate level.
Awards can range from $250 to $1000 (sometimes more).
Level and Area of Studies
Undergraduate and graduate level in any subject.
Place of Study
In the United States of America.
Eligibility and Criteria
This scholarship is given to students who meet the criteria as follow:
- members of LPA who have a medically diagnosed form of dwarfism
- immediate family members of dwarfs who are also paid members of LPA
- people with dwarfism who are not members of LPA
The U.S. citizens are welcome to apply.
To apply, please click the application link below.
30 April 2017