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International Essential Tremor Foundation Scholarship


Scholarship Value: $1,000
Awards Available: 4
Award Deadline: May 1, 2021

Each semester the IETF will award up to four $1,000 scholarships to qualified post-high school students of all ages, to lessen the burden of higher education. The scholarship can be used for supplies, books or tuition at licensed, accredited institutions of higher education (including trade schools) and are paid directly to the educational institution.

Eligibility requirements:

A) High school or GED graduate of any age attending a licensed, accredited institution of higher learning

B) Applicant has been diagnosed with ET

Scholarship criteria:

A) Academic success (at least a 2.5 GPA)

B) Community service and/or Leadership skills

C) Essay submission, limited to 500 words, answering the question: "How has ET affected my life?" If you were previously awarded an IETF scholarship, you must submit a new essay.

Application materials to be submitted even if applied in the past:

A) Completed application form (obtained on the IETF website)

B) Letter of acceptance from the educational program director

C) Most recent high school or higher education transcript

D) Essay (see Scholarship criteria above)

E) Doctor's letter of ET diagnosis


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