It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



Fibromyalgia Message Board
Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 05-20-2002, 01:25 PM   #1
Newbie
 
Join Date: May 2002
Posts: 4
fibromyalgiasufferer HB User
Question fibromyalgia scholarships

I am a 19 yr old college student suffering from fybromyalgia, IBS, and clinical depression who is looking for scholarships. If anyone knows of any scholarships concerning this, I would appreciate the information. Thanks

 
Old 05-20-2002, 02:13 PM   #2
Inactive
 
Join Date: Nov 2000
Posts: 1,038
korken HB User
Smile

Hello and welcome ,

I have a son with FMS and is in colledge he's just about to turn 19. Some one else asked about FMS scholarships none of us knew of any but, have you asked your councilar or student aid dept yet?

If you do find something out please let us all know. Wish I could help you more on that one.

Good luck :

------------------
Take care ~Kim & Gary~

 
Sponsors Lightbulb
   
Old 05-20-2002, 05:08 PM   #3
Newbie
 
Join Date: May 2002
Posts: 4
fibromyalgiasufferer HB User
Cool

Kim and Gary,
Thank you for responding. It is good to know that I am not the only one out there that is this young. I haven't talked to my school about it because they do not give any disability/illness-related scholarships or financial aid. I will try to find out more soon.
Ash

 
Old 07-10-2010, 10:27 PM   #4
Newbie
(female)
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Posts: 1
Fibrogirl18 HB User
Re: fibromyalgia scholarships

You're not alone I'm only 18 and I have fibro, and a couple other medical problems and I've been trying to find out since I was diagnose if their were any scholarships for fibro, but so far I haven't found a single thing.

 
Old 07-11-2010, 04:02 AM   #5
Senior Veteran
(female)
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: USA
Posts: 968
goldyfm HB Usergoldyfm HB Usergoldyfm HB User
Re: fibromyalgia scholarships

I would check with your local Vocational Rehab as they sometimes help children with disabilities with their educational needs.

 
Old 07-11-2010, 01:10 PM   #6
Senior Member
(female)
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: IL USA
Posts: 180
chicabella HB Userchicabella HB Userchicabella HB Userchicabella HB Userchicabella HB Userchicabella HB User
Re: fibromyalgia scholarships

When I was in college, there was an Office of Disability Concerns as well as another similar office off-campus. They provided a little of my housing for me.

 
Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
Can you function with Fibromyalgia neveragain444 Fibromyalgia 12 03-22-2010 09:49 AM
collge scholarships? Criktor Lupus 4 04-05-2007 10:38 PM
What States Offer Autism Scholarships? heatherjudd Autism Spectrum 1 08-27-2005 09:32 AM
scholarships for ADD ?? 6re99 ADD / ADHD 10 11-21-2003 02:45 PM
scholarships volleyball98 ADD / ADHD 1 10-31-2003 08:02 PM




Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off




Sign Up Today!

Ask our community of thousands of members your health questions, and learn from others experiences. Join the conversation!

I want my free account

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 11:50 PM.



Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
Terms of Use © 1998-2014 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!