APDA Massachusetts granting three scholarships this year

The American Parkinson Disease Association Massachusetts Chapter will be granting three $500 scholarships to eligible high school seniors. Applicants must have a family member with Parkinson's disease (living or deceased), be a legal resident of Massachusetts, and be planning to attend an accredited higher education institute.

In order to apply, please fill out the application and submit an essay of 500 to 1,000 words on how Parkinson's has impacted you or your family. Be sure to include any fundraising and volunteer efforts you have been involved with. All applications must be submitted by March 15, 2013 to be considered.