Download an Application to apply for financial assistance for the following:
To learn more, visit: www.joshprovides.org
Program provides financial assistance to individuals with LGS to help pay for medical expenses not typically covered through insurance or other programs such as medical goods/devices, seizure response dog grants, reimbursement for genetic testing, medical travel expenses, medical goods.
Program provides small home modifications and equipment to children with disabilities and their families. Visit website for additional information: http://lilislift.org/
Program provides small grants to patients with Dravet syndrome and related epilepsies for necessary medical equipment, therapy devices, and educational aids associated with these conditions that are not covered through private insurance or other assistance programs. Items that are currently covered under this program include: durable medical goods (such as wheelchairs, orthotics, cooling vests, etc.), therapy equipment, and communication devices such as
iPads, costs associated with implementation of the ketogenic diet.
Program provides seizure-prediction devices and financial assistance for seizure-response dogs for individuals with epilepsy.
Contact for additional information: firstname.lastname@example.org
Program provides financial assistance for detection devices to qualified individuals diagnosed with epilepsy.
Contact program for additional information: (800)278-6101.
The UCB Family Epilepsy Scholarship Program™ offers educational scholarships to people living with epilepsy, family members and caregivers who demonstrate academic and personal achievement.
Program offers a one-time scholarship up to $5000 to individuals living with epilepsy, their family members and caregivers. The scholarship is to be used towards coursework to advance personal knowledge in research, health education, advocacy and/or awareness in relation to their experience with epilepsy.
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Program offers support to individuals pursuing undergraduate or graduate studies that have been diagnosed with or treated for chronic disease. Visit the website for additional information:
Program is for freshmen or currently enrolled college students diagnosed with epilepsy and other seizure disorders. It provides partial financial support up to $5000.
Contact the program for additional information (646)558- 0820.
Programs provides a $1000 scholarship to deserving students with disability who are pursuing undergraduate/graduate studies.
Visit the website for additional information: http://www.aahd.us
Program provides financial scholarships and support services to students diagnosed with epilepsy. The award is up to $5000. Award is intended for high school graduates seeking an associate’s, undergraduate, or graduate degree or enrollment in trade school education program. Contact the program for additional information: (469)219-7266
Available to achievement-oriented students who meet two key criteria:
1) Currently enrolled in or have been accepted to an accredited college or university, AND
2) Have been diagnosed with epilepsy
The scholarship to Ohio Wesleyan University was created in memory of Aaron at his alma mater. He died in 2011 (age 21) in a drowning accident related to a seizure.
Instructions for search:
ADA Guide to Disability Rights – www.ada.gov/cguide.htm Special Education Programs, Leadership & Financial Support Resources- https://www2.ed.gov/about/offices/list/osers/osep/index.html Disability Resources for College Students – www.affordablecollegesonline.org/college-resource-center/resources-for-students-with-disabilities/ Graduate School Resources for Students with Disabilities- www.gograd.org/resources/students-with-disabilities/ Students with Disabilities, Financial Aid Options- www.learnhowtobecome.org/college/financial-aid-for-students-with-disabilities/ Vocational and Trade School Guide for Students with Disabilities- www.accreditedschoolsonline.org/vocational-trade-school/people-with-disabilities/ College for Students with Disabilities: A Guide for Students, Families, and Educators https://online.maryville.edu/disabilities-guide/