Scholarships are offered to individuals and families living with a bleeding disorder. It is our goal that those living with bleeding disorders have access to educational opportunities that will enhance their lives and prepare them to become self-sufficient and productive members of the workforce. 

Scholarship Program Goals

Career Development Scholarship

Award: Up to $500 per class

Deadline: Open throughout the year

Terms: The Career Development Scholarship provides funding assistance for tuition and enrollment fees relevant to continuing education in a non-traditional or non-degree format. This could include education programs that specialize in the skilled trades, applied sciences, modern technologies or career advancement. For example, classes in welding, accounting, dental hygiene or computer programs. This scholarship is intended to promote career development for those living with bleeding disorders. Parents and spouses are also eligible for this scholarship. Applicants must be a Wisconsin resident or receive care at a Wisconsin Hemophilia Treatment Center.

How to Apply: Download the Career Development Scholarship application.

College Bound Scholarship

Award: Amount varies

Deadline: Open throughout the year

The College Bound Scholarship offers youth ages 11-17 an opportunity to attend college preparatory courses. Selected programs or classes should prepare children for the college experience and assist with career direction. Examples of eligible programs include: College for Kids or tutoring for ACT/SAT preparation.

How to Apply: Download the College Bound Scholarship application.

Additional Scholarships Available

There are a large number of scholarships available that apply to a wide range of diagnoses and a variety of educational opportunities. It is our hope that students and families take advantage of these scholarships in an effort to improve patient access to insurance, decrease dependence on public support and increase their commitment to the bleeding disorders community.

Learn More: Visit the National Hemophilia Foundation for a full list of scholarships.


To learn more about GLHF’s scholarship opportunities, contact:
Kailee Frederick, Outreach and Education Coordinator

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