The 2017 Application Period is Closed

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The Nate Slack Scholarship award, presented by HF healthcare, wants to honor the memory and giving spirit of Nate Slack by providing two (2) $1,000 educational scholarships.

The scholarships are made available to people with hemophilia (or a related bleeding disorder) or to a person within the immediate family, The applicant must be attending (or has been accepted to) an accredited Junior College, University, College or Trade School.

Apply by filling out an application and writing about your experience with hemophilia or a related bleeding disorder, involvement in the bleeding disorder community and educational goals.

Nate was very much about helping others and making this world a better place. His work with others in the bleeding disorder community was outstanding. We look forward to reviewing all fully completed applications.



What is the amount of the scholarship?


How many scholarships are available?


What if I don't have hemophilia or a bleeding disorder, can I still apply?

Only if you are an immediate family member with someone with hemophilia or a bleeding disorder.

What is the deadline to submit the application?

The 2017 Application submission period is now closed. Please return January 2018 for more information.

What if I mail the application on the deadline, is that still considered late?

No. As long as you postmark your envelope for the deadline date, we will accept your submission.

What is the maximum amount of words for the required essay?

500 words maximum. So please write sparingly and accordingly on the 2 questions.

Does the school that I'm attending or enrolled in have to be accredited for me to be eligible for this scholarship?

Yes. Click here for a database of accredited schools in the U.S.

Do I have to already be enrolled in an accredited school to be eligible for this scholarship?

No. As long as you are accepted to an accredited Junior College/University/College/Trade school and can show verification (e.g. acceptance letter), you are eligible for this scholarship.

What if I'm already attending an accredited school, am I still eligible for this scholarship?

Of course! As long as you can show verification (e.g. schedule of classes, letter from a professor or school counselor).

When will I know if I am awarded the scholarship?

We will be posting the winners of the scholarship on this page ( on June 16th, 2017.

Still Have Questions? We have answers!

Fore more information or if you have any questions please contact us by:
Phone: 866.981.1171
OR use the form below:

Questions? Comments? Or Submit Your Application!