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Offered by UCB, Inc.
The UCB Family Epilepsy Scholarship annually awards 33 scholarships to current or incoming post-secondary students who have been diagnosed with epilepsy or are the immediate family member or caregiver to someone with epilepsy. While thirty recipients will earn up to $5,000 each, two “Epilepsy Leader” and one “Joe D’Souza” scholarship worth up to $10,000 each will also be distributed. Applicants must be U.S. residents and submit a one-page essay detailing why they should be selected for the scholarship and how it will benefit them.
If you’re a post-secondary student with epilepsy, or if you care for someone with epilepsy, we encourage you to apply. Keep on reading to learn more.
UCB, Inc. is a global biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery and development of innovative medicines and solutions to transform the lives of people living with severe diseases of the central nervous system. UCB, Inc. is dedicated to creating unique programs and tools to aid epilepsy patients and their immediate family members and caregivers in fulfilling their educational ambitions.
This scholarship is open to students meeting the below eligibility criteria.
High School Seniors, College & Graduate Students
US Citizens, Permanent Residents
In addition to the application materials below, applicants must submit a medical history form for the person living with epilepsy.
Letter of Recommendation
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