As part of its ongoing commitment to youth with diabetes, the Women's Board of Central Ohio Diabetes Association will once again offer the College Scholarship Program to assist students with diabetes, residing in central Ohio, who will be attending an accredited public or private institute of higher learning in the fall of 2018 as a full-time student.
Selection criteria will be based on academic achievement, diabetes-related activities, extracurricular activities, the applicant's personal statement, exemplary adjustment to living with diabetes, one personal reference, statement of financial need, and a medical recommendation.
The following criteria will be used to award the scholarship. The successful candidate must have
1.Show competent diabetes management/demonstrate exemplary adjustment to living with diabetes.
2.Demonstrate exemplary scholastic achievement.
3.Display involvement with the Central Ohio Diabetes Association programs or other community or extracurricular activities that indicate an interest in helping others and contributes to community awareness of diabetes.
4.Will attend an accredited public or private school in the United States in the fall of 2018 as a full-time student.
5.Show financial need in order to continue education.
6.Reside in the central Ohio area