Open to students who are planning on attending an accredited U.S. college or university during the Fall 2018 semester.
Both current college students and those starting college next spring are welcome to apply
All applications must be submitted by 9:00am PST on July 1, 2018.
How to Apply
Submit a 500-600 word essay answering the following question:
Childbirth is the primary reason for hospitalization in the United States. While having a baby should be a time to celebrate, past research shows that approximately 157,000 newborns and/or mothers suffer preventable injuries during the birth process. What do you think physicians and medical professionals can do to decrease/eliminate preventable birth injuries? Is there any device you can invent in order to decrease/eliminate these preventable injuries?
The application and submission guidelines can be found on the scholarship’s website.