2018-19 Scholarship Application

Illinois adults with spina bifida are invited to apply for ISBA's educational scholarships, which can be used for a range of adult education activities.

Download the scholarship application, or contact us at info@i-sba.org or 773-444-0305 to request a mailed copy.  Applications are due by mail Nov. 1, with checks issued in December.

The ISBA scholarship program is made possible in part by “A Helping Hand”.

The Illinois Spina Bifida Association is honored to award 2 special scholarships:

The Patrick Juris Scholarship, awarded to a student with spina bifida preparing for a field of service that helps others. Patrick’s legacy as a friend, leader, and advocate will be remembered for years to come. To learn more about Patrick, visit www.patrickjurisscholarshipfund.org.

The Valiant Scholarship is awarded to a student who displays outstanding leadership, good will toward those less fortunate, and a dedication to making a difference. The scholarship is named after the late Bill Valiant, who with his wife Bonnie was instrumental in leading and growing ISBA for more than 25 years.