Diabetes Scholars Foundation Scholarships

Diabetes scholars offer a set of general and specific scholarships to high school seniors headed to college/university in 2021 living with Type 1 diabetes. There is one application to be considered for any and all of the scholarships – all students who fill out the application will be considered for those scholarships that match them. In addition, Diabetes Scholars also offers one scholarship to a sophomore or junior standing veterinary student.

Annual Amount


Open To

High school seniors

Additional Selection Criteria

Diabetes Scholars 2023 Requirements:

  • The applicant has been diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes
  • The applicant is currently enrolled in high school as a graduating Senior or home-schooled as a Senior rising to Freshman in college.
  • US citizens & permanent residents (US or PR students)
  • Planning to attend a 4-year university, a community college, or a technical school in the Fall of 2023/Spring of 2024

Application Process

FOR APPLICATION, GO TO:  https://app.smarterselect.com/programs/87895-Diabetes-Scholars

Items We Will Ask You With Your 2023 Scholars Application:

  • 1 Essay Question (500-word max)
  • 1 Question with a short essay reply or 2-minute video reply
  • 1 Question with a 3-5 sentence reply
  • A senior photo (or similar)
  • An unofficial transcript


April 14, 2023

For the application or more information go to: