Conference Scholarship Fund
Through the Conference Scholarship Program, PHA is committed to assisting as many patients as possible in their goal of attending Conference. The number of patients we are able to fund through the Conference Scholarship Program is entirely dependent upon the generosity of our donors.
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Thank you to all those who have made donations to the 2014 Conference Scholarship Fund, including contributors to the following named funds:
Actelion Community of Hope Patient Scholarship Fund
Contributed by Actelion Pharmaceuticals US, Inc., and will provide a minimum of 20 scholarships for 2014.
Bayer HealthCare Community of Hope Patient Scholarship Fund
Contributed by Bayer HealthCare and will provide a minimum of 25 scholarships for 2014.
United Therapeutics Corporation Community of Hope Patient Scholarship Fund
Contributed by United Therapeutics Corporation and will provide a minimum of 20 scholarships for 2014.
Barbara L. Smith Scholarship Endowment Fund
Through the Barbara L. Smith Endowment Fund, patients and caregivers are awarded the opportunity to attend Conference and benefit from community networking, just as Barbara did. This fund will provide nine scholarships in 2014. Learn more
Mason Hoffman Scholarship Fund
Through the Mason Hoffman Scholarship Fund, Mason's strong spirit will be passed on to young adults who will have the opportunity to attend PHA's Conference through this on-going legacy. This fund will provide six scholarships in 2014. Learn more
Jeannine Hart California Scholarship Fund
Through the Jeannine Hart California Scholarship Fund, the Board of Directors of the now-dissolved California PH Forum will provide scholarships for each Conference to California PH patients enabling them to attend Conference, fostering the education and empowerment of this segment of the PH community. Established in 2014, the fund will provide an estimated three scholarships in 2014 and an estimated 10 in 2016 and beyond.
Rayni Woorley Memorial Scholarship Fund
The Rayni Woorley Memorial Scholarship, will provide the opportunity for children to attend Conference and benefit from the connections and interation with other PH kids just as Rayni did. This fund will provide one scholarhsip in 2014.