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Kevin Child Scholarship

Award Amount: 
$1,000
Number of Awards: 
1
Date: 
June 3, 2019

Each year, the Kevin Child Scholarship is awarded to an exceptional student in memory of Kevin Child.  As a child born with hemophilia in the late 1960s, Kevin had lived a life filled with challenges from the start.  When he died of AIDS-related complications in 1989, he was just a few days short of his college graduation. Since hemophilia already presents a young person with challenges in life, the opportunity to obtain a higher education should never become an obstacle as well.  In honor of Kevin’s legacy, the Child family hopes this scholarship program will provide some assistance for students striving to acquire a higher education.

Eligibility 

  • must be individuals diagnosed with either hemophilia A or B
  • a high school senior with aspirations of attending an institute of higher education (college, university or vocational-technical school), or a college student already pursuing a post-secondary education

Provider

NHF/HANDI - KCS 2019
7 Penn Plaza
370 Seventh Avenue, Suite 1204
New York, NY 10001
United States

Attention

NHF/HANDI
Phone: 
1- 800.42HANDI (ext. 2)