WPCNHF Hemophilia Federation of America’s Symposium Educational Grant Guidelines

The Western Pennsylvania Chapter of the National Hemophilia Foundation (WPCNHF) is pleased to offer Educational Grants for the Hemophilia Federation of America’s Symposium, April 26-29, 2018 in Cleveland, Ohio. The Symposium enables our community to come together and exchange information on a wide variety of topics, from the basics of diagnosis to the most recent and relevant developments in treatment and technology. It is an excellent opportunity for networking and support for individuals and families affected by bleeding disorders.

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WPCNHF wishes to support individuals and/or families with bleeding disorders to attend the Hemophilia Federation of America’s Symposium. Grant recipients will be determined through an equitable selection process conducted by a volunteer review team. Preference will be given to those who have not previously attended a Hemophilia Federation of America’s Symposium. The grant will cover (up to) 2 family members, and potentially more, based on the availability of funds. Applicants must be at least 18 years old and live in WPCNHF’s territory or be treated at the Hemophilia Center of Western PA to be considered.

 What the Educational Grant Covers

Grants will cover the following:

  • Roundtrip Travel (mileage and tolls or bus fare) to Cleveland, Ohio
  • Hotel Room
  • Symposium Registration Fees

 Application Deadline

Completed applications must be postmarked or received by e-mail or fax by February 28th.

 Where to Send the Application:

20411 Rt. 19, Unit 14
Cranberry Township, PA 16066
ATTN:  HFA Symposium Educational Grant

E-mail: info@wpcnhf.org or Fax: 724.741.6167


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