Factor Support Network Scholarships

At Matrix Health Group their Mission is to provide individualized, focused services to people with bleeding disorders nationwide. Their Vision is to enhance the lives of those we are privileged to serve by providing the best pharmacy and support services possible. Their Mission and Vision are met by the value we place in five Guiding Principles. One of these principles is Enrichment. We understand that in order to perform at their best, they must always seek to learn and grow, while using our knowledge to assist and empower others. In acknowledgement of our Guiding Principle of Enrichment, Matrix Health Group companies offers nine (9) $1000 educational scholarship opportunities to students diagnosed with hemophilia, von Willebrand Disease or other bleeding disorders, and in the case of three of the scholarships, immediate family members may also apply. These scholarships are in memory of several amazing individuals who brought remarkable qualities and skills together in a way that truly touched the community they were dedicated to serving. Their efforts to make a difference in the lives of people with bleeding disorders will not be forgotten and shall be carried on with these scholarship opportunities. Awards are based on criteria including, but not limited to academic merit, reference letters and essay. A Scholarship Committee will review the applications and decide to whom the scholarships will be awarded. Applicants are not required to be past, current or future customers of Matrix Health Group or its companies.

Annual Amount

Joe Holibaugh Memorial Scholarship - (2) $1,000

Tim Kennedy Memorial Scholarship - (2) $1,000

Millie Gonzalez Memorial Scholarship - (2) $1,000

Mike Hylton Memorial Scholarship - (1) $1,000

Ron Niederman Memorial Scholarship - (1) $1,000

Mark Coats Memorial Scholarship - (1) $1,000

Additional Selection Criteria

Application Requirements:

  • Specific eligibility requirement per scholarship:

    • Joe Holibaugh Memorial Scholarship:
      For MEN or WOMEN with hemophilia and an inhibitor
    • Tim Kennedy Memorial Scholarship:
      For MEN with hemophilia
    • Millie Gonzalez Memorial Scholarship:
      For WOMEN with hemophilia or von Willebrand Disease
    • Mike Hylton Memorial Scholarship:
      For MEN with hemophilia or von Willebrand Disease and immediate family members
    • Ron Neiderman Memorial Scholarship:
      For MEN with hemophilia or von Willebrand Disease and immediate family members
    • Mark Coats Memorial Scholarship:
      For MEN and WOMEN with a bleeding disorder and immediate family members
  • Specific elgibility requirement per scholarship as listed
  • Must be a United States resident
  • Must have applied and been accepted to an accredited college, university or technical school in the United States on a full-time basis (12 credit hours or more)
  • Minimum grade point average of 2.0 on a 4.0 scale during entire senior year of high school or current year of college or graduate school
  • Employees and family members affiliated with Matrix Health Group are not eligible to apply

 

Application Process

For application, go to: 

memorial scholarship program - Factor Support Network

For Millie Gonzales application, go to: 

millie gonzalez scholarship - Factor Support Network

For recommendation form, go to: 

Recommendation Form - Factor Support Network

PLEASE USE APPLICATION CHECKLIST TO MAKE SURE YOU HAVE ALL REQUIRED MATERIALS.

Late applications or those missing required information will not be considered. Please mail your complete scholarship application packet to:

Matrix Health Group Memorial Scholarship Programs
3300 Corporate Venue, Suite 104
Weston, FL 33331

For questions, please call, text or email Maria Vetter:

217-840-1033
maria.vetter@matrixhealthgroup.com

Deadline

August 1, 2019

Notification

September 2016