Got an amazing brother or sister that changed the way you see the world? An extra special friend that set you on your career path?? Well then, we have a scholarship for you! Simply submit a short story explaining how your life has been forever changed for the better by a friend or family member with Down syndrome. The deadline to apply is October 10th. Winners will be announced October 15th!
Essays should be 500 words or less and as creative as possible.
Winners will be announced on DSAG-Baton Rouge’s social media on October 15, 2022.
Submissions will be evaluated based on the following categories:
DSAG's 3.21 Scholarship (for Family/Friends) provides financial assistance to people who have had their lives forever changed for the better by a friend or family member with Down syndrome. Funds may be used for any postsecondary education or training program. WINNERS ANNOUNCED OCTOBER 15th DURING DOWN SYNDROME AWARENESS MONTH