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Birth Injury Survivor Scholarship

July 21, 2020 @ 8:00 am - June 1, 2021 @ 11:30 pm


Distasio Lawyer

Distasio will be awarding a $2,500 Birth Injury Survivor Scholarship to a student whose experience, message, and story best resonates with being a birth injury survivor.

Eligibility requirements:

  • 3.0 GPA (attach your unofficial transcript with your application).
  • Compose an essay on the topic and submit with your application.
  • Submit proof of birth injury diagnosis. This can include a doctor’s note, medical record, or other proof of diagnosis.
  • Agree to the scholarship’s Terms and Conditions.
  • International students can apply.

Essay Topic

Please write a 750- to 1,250-word essay on the topic below and submit it with your application.

Essay Topic
“How have you overcome the challenges presented by your birth injury? What do you want to say to other young people about your birth injury?”

Deadline for Submissions

All scholarship applications must be received by June 1, 2021, with no exceptions.