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Patient Awards and Scholarships
2015-2016 Scholarship and Award Information
The Kidney & Urology Foundation of America is proud to offer a scholarship and awards program for kidney and urology patients. One of only a few such initiatives in the country, our Scholarship & Patient Awards program is designed to stimulate education and allow individuals to live productively with renal and urologic disease. Academic scholarships and awards for individual recognition are among the opportunities available through the Scholarship & Awards program.
Kidney & Urology Foundation of America Vincent Stefano Scholarship Award
This award is for college-bound patients (aged 17-25) with kidney disease whose academic career would benefit from financial assistance.
Recipients can receive up to $2,000 per year (renewable for up to 4 years maximum).
Kidney & Urology Foundation of America New Day Education and Rehabilitation Award for NY and NJ Residents
This award is to support adult patients (aged 25 and older) with kidney or urologic disease who are seeking to complete a degree, obtain a professional certification, learn a new job skill, change careers, or engage in physical rehabilitation.
Recipients can receive up to $1,000 per year (renewable for up to 4 years maximum).