ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig’s disease is a fatal disease affecting families physically, emotionally and financially. The cost of care for someone with ALS can exceed $200,000 a year. The fund looks to alleviate some of the additional financial burdens that families will face when paying for college.
High school students and college students can apply to this scholarship and use the money towards their college education. Please visit the following web site for more information: http://webdc.alsa.org/…/DC_6_Paula_Segalman_Scholarship.html .