University of Virginia

Paula Kovarick Segalman Family Scholarship for ALS

In 2016, the Segalman family established The Paula Kovarick Segalman Family Scholarship Fund for ALS to provide educational funding to students affected by ALS.


  • Students must have a minimum overall grade point average of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale (or the equivalent)
  • Funds must be used for payment of tuition only (not including boarding, books or fees)
  • Funds may only be applied to schools within the United States
  • Payment will be made to an institution or corporation directly, and not to an individual
  • Students may re-apply each year, but priority will be given to first time applicants


  • Applicant must have a parent or legal guardian currently battling ALS or who has passed away from the disease
  • Applicant must be a legal resident of Washington, D.C, Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia, South Carolina or Northern Ohio
  • Applicant must have an annual household income of less than $100,000
  • Applicant must attend or be accepted to school full-time (as defined by the educational institution) at an accredited two-year or four-year college, university or not-for-profit vocational-technical school

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Scholarship Info

Grade Level

High School Seniors


RegionWashington, D.C, Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia, South Carolina or Northern Ohio
DeadlineMay 1, 2023
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