Diabetes presents unique challenges throughout a patient’s life, and encourages patients to develop strength and resilience. These skills suit patients well as they move through their academic careers and develop professional identities. But, like most people who want to further their educations, diabetics too struggle with the high costs associated with continued schooling after completing post-secondary education.
To honor the efforts of diabetes patients everywhere, and to assist diabetic students in achieving their academic and professional aspirations, Dr. Auger has created the Elizabeth Auger Annual Scholarship for Students with Type 1 or Type 2 Diabetes. Students who are interested in competing for the scholarship will need to submit an essay in response to the following questions:
Scholarship applicants will be judged based on their answers to essay questions, as well as their full academic records and their extracurricular involvement.
The scholarship is in the amount of $1000 and will be awarded annually to a student with Type I or Type II diabetes. Winners will be chosen by Elizabeth Auger DPM. Please submit your applications by 7/31 deadline for Fall Semester.