Welcome to Glory's Hope Scholarship Program Application FORM
Welcome to the Glory’s Hope Scholarship Program Application! Glory’s Hope Sickle Cell Foundation was founded by Jeremiah Attaochu, NFL Chargers’ Line Backer. This scholarship is funded by the foundation, a non-for-profit organization dedicated to community outreach, educational and research support programs for sickle cell diseases (SCD) all over the United States and the continent of Africa.
October 16th 2017 February 28th, 2018 April 28th, 2018
Before you fill the form please write a narrative essay of about 500 to 700 words about yourself, the challenges you are facing with the sickle cell disease and the reasons you think the scholarship should be awarded to you. You will be able to upload it as you fill the form. Thanks.
Please provide us with some documents about your High School or College academic history to show evidence of college readiness or status, e.g. High School Diploma, Current Unofficial College Transcript, SAT etc. These documents will help our Scholarship Committee in their decision making. Upload the documents here:
Max File Size 15MB
Max File Size 15MB
Upload your completed narrative essay of 500-700 words here:
Terms and Conditions
The following statements, acknowledged and signed by you below, are required to process your scholarship application. Processing of your application and disbursement of any scholarship funds is contingent upon your reading and acknowledging that you have read and understand all of the following by the application deadline:
1. Terms and Conditions
2. Tax Notice
3. Securing Your Data
4. Privacy Notice and Media Release and Consent
Please note that, should you be accepted as one of the winners of Glory's Hope Scholarship Program, you may be asked to reaffirm your consent to some or all of the items in a written/printed form. By submitting your application, you agree to do this promptly upon request.
I accept these terms:
Glory’s Hope Scholarship Program Terms and Conditions
To become one of Glory’s Hope Sickle Cell Foundation Scholar and remain eligible for the scholarship award, you must accept the following terms and meet all of the following requirements:
1. Within 4 months of receiving the scholarship, you must enroll on a full time basis in an accredited college/university or a vocational school in the United States in which credits can be earned toward a baccalaureate degree. Failure to enroll in a college/university or vocational school within 4 months of receiving the scholarship will result in an automatic loss of the scholarship and forfeiture of the scholarship funds.
2. Glory’s Hope Scholarship program offers $2,500.00 for the first winner, $1,500.00 for the second winner and $1,000.00 for the third winner of the scholarships to individuals candidate with Sickle Cell, who have either enrolled, or been accepted at a post-secondary institution (trade school, college, or university) in the United States of America.
IRS Policy on Taxability of Scholarships
You are encouraged to consult with your school's financial aid office or with your personal or family advisor to determine whether any portion of your Glory’s Hope Scholarship is taxable income that needs to be reported to the Internal Revenue Service. Whether or not reporting is required or any tax will be owed will depend upon the unique facts and circumstances of a Scholar's individual financial situation and/or certain aspects of the Scholar's program of study and/or his or her institution's requirements. Glory’s Hope Sickle Cell Foundation is not in a position to provide this type of advice to you, but want to be certain you are aware of the need to determine any financial/tax implications of the scholarship.
Securing Your Data
Providing you with a secure online experience is a high priority for Glory’s Hope Sickle Cell Foundation. We recognize that your privacy and security are of the utmost importance. While no data transmission over the Internet or information storage technology can be guaranteed to be 100% secure, we have devoted a great deal of effort to ensure that your personal information is safeguarded.
Glory’s Hope Sickle Cell Foundation continues to evaluate and implement enhancements in security technology and practices; however, we can only take steps to help reduce the risks of unauthorized access. Each individual using the Internet can take steps to help protect their information and further minimize the likelihood that a security incident may occur. Glory’s Hope Sickle Cell Foundation reserves the right to release your data in order to comply with any laws, regulations or court orders, including but not limited to state law obligations to report suspected child abuse.
Privacy Notice & Media Release
As a reminder, Glory’s Hope Sickle Cell Foundation respects the privacy of others and takes steps to prevent unauthorized access to data on its systems. In addition, Glory’s Hope Sickle Cell Foundation does not sell or provide to any third party for direct marketing or other unrelated purposes, any data received from applicants and will not transfer applicant data to any outside party other than contractors, consultants, and others working with Glory’s Hope Sickle Cell Foundation on its programs or to third parties with a legitimate interest in you as Glory’s Hope Foundation Scholar. You consent to us using your information for research and statistical purposes. You consent to your personal information being shared by the Foundation with contractors, consultants, and others working with the Foundation on its programs as well as having your pictures on our website as one of the recipients of our scholarship.
I accept these terms:
Acceptance of Terms
Please enter your full legal name and date below to acknowledge that you have reviewed and agree to the terms listed above.