College Scholarships
Opens Nov 12 2019 12:00 AM (EST)
Deadline Feb 1 2020 11:59 PM (EST)
Description

Thank you for your interest in ACPA College Scholarships. Eligible applicants include those born with cleft lip, palate, or other craniofacial anomalies who have not received a Cleft Palate Foundation or ACPA scholarship in the past and who will be attending a U.S-accredited institution in Fall 2019. For more details, please visit our website.

Scholarship winners will be selected based on past academic performance and indications of future academic success, evidence of leadership and/or school and community involvement, and the applicant essay.

You must submit your application by 11:59PM ET on February 1, 2020. Your recommendation(s) must also be received by that time in order for your application to be considered complete. No late applications will be accepted or reviewed.


Scholarship Categories & Eligibility Criteria 

Peter Randall, MD & Don LaRossa, MD Scholarship Award 

  • Have a diagnosis of cleft lip and/or cleft palate or other congenital craniofacial difference.
  • Not have received a college scholarship from ACPA or the Cleft Palate Foundation in the past.
  • Be enrolled full-time in an accredited post-secondary institution or program in the United States during the year of award.
  • Preference is given to students in a field of study related to cleft or craniofacial conditions.
  • Cumulative GPA of at least 3.75
  • SAT score of at least 1340 or a minimum ACT score of 32

Earl “Gip” Seaver, PhD Scholarship Award

  • Have a diagnosis of cleft lip and/or cleft palate or other congenital craniofacial difference.
  • Not have received a college scholarship from ACPA or the Cleft Palate Foundation in the past.
  • Be enrolled full-time in an accredited post-secondary institution or program in the United States during the year of award.
  • Preference is given to students in a field of study related to cleft or craniofacial conditions.
  • Cumulative GPA of at least 3.0 unweighted

General Scholarship Award

  • Have a diagnosis of cleft lip and/or cleft palate or other congenital craniofacial difference.
  • Not have received a college scholarship from ACPA or the Cleft Palate Foundation in the past.
  • Be enrolled full-time in an accredited post-secondary institution or program in the United States during the year of award.
  • Preference is given to students in a field of study related to cleft or craniofacial conditions.
  • Cumulative GPA of at least 3.0 unweighted

Vocational Scholarship Award

  • Have a diagnosis of cleft lip and/or cleft palate or other congenital craniofacial difference.
  • Not have received a college scholarship from ACPA or the Cleft Palate Foundation in the past.
  • Be enrolled full-time in an accredited post-secondary institution or program in the United States during the year of award.
  • Preference is given to students in a field of study related to cleft or craniofacial conditions
  • For students attending vocational or technical school ONLY
  • Cumulative GPA of at least 2.5 unweighted


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College Scholarships


Thank you for your interest in ACPA College Scholarships. Eligible applicants include those born with cleft lip, palate, or other craniofacial anomalies who have not received a Cleft Palate Foundation or ACPA scholarship in the past and who will be attending a U.S-accredited institution in Fall 2019. For more details, please visit our website.

Scholarship winners will be selected based on past academic performance and indications of future academic success, evidence of leadership and/or school and community involvement, and the applicant essay.

You must submit your application by 11:59PM ET on February 1, 2020. Your recommendation(s) must also be received by that time in order for your application to be considered complete. No late applications will be accepted or reviewed.


Scholarship Categories & Eligibility Criteria 

Peter Randall, MD & Don LaRossa, MD Scholarship Award 

  • Have a diagnosis of cleft lip and/or cleft palate or other congenital craniofacial difference.
  • Not have received a college scholarship from ACPA or the Cleft Palate Foundation in the past.
  • Be enrolled full-time in an accredited post-secondary institution or program in the United States during the year of award.
  • Preference is given to students in a field of study related to cleft or craniofacial conditions.
  • Cumulative GPA of at least 3.75
  • SAT score of at least 1340 or a minimum ACT score of 32

Earl “Gip” Seaver, PhD Scholarship Award

  • Have a diagnosis of cleft lip and/or cleft palate or other congenital craniofacial difference.
  • Not have received a college scholarship from ACPA or the Cleft Palate Foundation in the past.
  • Be enrolled full-time in an accredited post-secondary institution or program in the United States during the year of award.
  • Preference is given to students in a field of study related to cleft or craniofacial conditions.
  • Cumulative GPA of at least 3.0 unweighted

General Scholarship Award

  • Have a diagnosis of cleft lip and/or cleft palate or other congenital craniofacial difference.
  • Not have received a college scholarship from ACPA or the Cleft Palate Foundation in the past.
  • Be enrolled full-time in an accredited post-secondary institution or program in the United States during the year of award.
  • Preference is given to students in a field of study related to cleft or craniofacial conditions.
  • Cumulative GPA of at least 3.0 unweighted

Vocational Scholarship Award

  • Have a diagnosis of cleft lip and/or cleft palate or other congenital craniofacial difference.
  • Not have received a college scholarship from ACPA or the Cleft Palate Foundation in the past.
  • Be enrolled full-time in an accredited post-secondary institution or program in the United States during the year of award.
  • Preference is given to students in a field of study related to cleft or craniofacial conditions
  • For students attending vocational or technical school ONLY
  • Cumulative GPA of at least 2.5 unweighted


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Opens
Nov 12 2019 12:00 AM (EST)
Deadline
Feb 1 2020 11:59 PM (EST)