Originally published through http://epilepsytoronto.org/scholarship
Epilepsy Toronto is pleased to announce the Michele Edwards Bursary will be awarded at the 2018 Annual Epilepsy Conference and AGM on Saturday, May 26th, 2018. The $800 bursary will be awarded to a chosen candidate, to be used towards furthering their education or their career; whether that be in a full-time or part-time program, workshop or extra-curricular class. All forms of educational pursuits qualify.
This bursary is open to:
- Someone who identifies as a female person of colour, living with epilepsy.
- Someone whose quality of life and ability to do the day-to-day things most of us take for granted, is significantly impacted by epilepsy.
- Someone who is in financial need and would make the best use of the bursary money.
- Someone who, despite the challenges they face, is ambitious and shows great initiative and determination in pursuing their education and goals.
To find out more about Michelle Edwards, and to apply for the Bursary, please click here.