Freshman Scholarships

College is expensive, so the CDN team is actively searching for additional scholarships. Check out these scholarships for incoming freshmen to see if you're eligible. 

Diabetes Scholars Foundation Scholarships

Eligibility: High school seniors/incoming college freshmen with diabetes.
Scholarship Amounts: $5,000, $4,000, $3,000, $1,000 
Deadline: April 15th, 2018

Aimee Melissa Davis Scholarship

Eligibility: High school seniors with type 1 diabetes from a Travis, Hays or Williamson County, Texas high school.
Scholarship Amounts: $5,000
Deadline: April 7, 2017 (2018 information not yet available).

Diabetes Hope Foundation Scholarships

Eligibility: Canadian high school students with diabetes from Ontario and Nova Scotia.
Scholarship Amounts: $2,500
Deadline: April 3, 2017 (2018 information not yet available).

John E. Kostic Memorial Foundation Juvenile Diabetes Scholarship

Eligibility: High school seniors from New Jersey with diabetes seeking a higher education at an accredited four year university, college, technical or trade school.
Scholarship Amounts: $5,000
Deadline: May 11, 2018

Los Angeles DUI Attorney Diabetes Scholarship

Eligibility: Any student who has diabetes and has been accepted to, or is in enrolled in, an accredited college or university in the U.S. 
Scholarship Amounts: $1,000
Deadline: June 15, 2017 (2018 information not yet available).

Incight Scholarship

Eligibility: Any student from Oregon, Washington or California who has a disability and will be attending an institution of higher education in the 2016-2017 school year.
Scholarship Amounts: $500 - $1,500
Deadline: Application is by invite only. Email <> for more information regarding the 2017-2018 application.

Type 1 Champions Scholarship Program - Kids With Courage Foundation

Eligibility: Graduating seniors and current college students with Type 1 that live in Missouri or Kansas.
Scholarship Amounts: $1000, $1500, or $2500
Deadline: April 15, 2017 (2018 information not yet available).

HERBitForward Scholarship Award

Eligibility: Graduating seniors who live in Pennsylvania or customers of Hope Paige in the United States. 
Scholarship Amounts: $1,000 to $5,000
Deadline: January 15, 2017 (2017-2018 school year information not yet available)

Scholly - Scholarship Search Tool


EligibilityScholly is a comprehensive scholarship matching platform that can be used by high school seniors, undergraduates, and graduate students. Access to Scholly costs $2.99.


Page last updated: 8/11/2017


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