Shire, a global specialty biopharmaceutical company, announced it has launched its 2013 ADHD Scholarship Program.
The program is for individuals in the United States diagnosed with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) who are pursuing higher education at a college, vocational school or technical school.
The Shire ADHD Scholarship includes a $2,000 monetary award and offers a prepaid year of ADHD coaching services. The ADHD coaching services are provided by the Edge Foundation and are intended to assist the scholarship recipient with the transition to higher education.
Fifty one-time scholarships will be awarded in June. The deadline to apply is March 27. For information on eligibility requirements, the scholarship application process and more, visit www.ShireADHDscholarship.com.
The Edge Foundation is a Seattle-based nonprofit organization that offers support for students with ADHD.
The Edge Foundation’s primary mission is to provide access to qualified, professional coaches for students with ADHD as part of their multimodal treatment program. For more information, visit www.edgefoundation.org.