The Nicholas Costa Undergraduate Scholarship

301-306-7070, ext. 130

The Nicholas Costa Undergraduate Scholarship

The Nicholas Costa Undergraduate Scholarship
Sponsored by Tris Pharma, Inc.

Do you know someone preparing to or attending college or university during the Spring 2021 semester? Students with ADHD planning to attend college or university during the Spring semester can now apply for the Nicholas Costa Undergraduate Scholarship.

The undergraduate scholarship program assists students in obtaining a degree from a two-year or four-year college. The award will help to cover tuition expenses for the Spring 2021 semester. 

This scholarship is created in honor of Nicholas Costa’s outstanding dedication to improving the lives of people with ADHD. It encourages students with ADHD to pursue their passions and fulfill their educational objectives, and represents an investment in our nation’s future leaders.

Through the program, CHADD supports up to five undergraduate students with $2,000-$5,000 scholarships to help support undergraduate tuition at a 2-year or 4-year college or university.

Each applicant must be a US citizen enrolled full-time at any accredited college or university. The applicant must have and maintain at least a 2.9 cumulative grade point average.

To Apply:

The deadline to apply for the Spring 2021 semester is September 5, 2020.

Each application package must contain the following (maximum 12 pages, includes transcript):

Application form (please save to your device and fill out the pdf form)

Transcript (GPA 2.9 or higher) (scanned copy of your most recent transcript from high school or college/university)

Proof of registration for college (scanned copy of your registration for the upcoming fall or spring semester)

Two letters of recommendation submitted as PDF files from school officials or other knowledgeable individuals attesting to the student’s interests, aptitude, and associated occupational skills including creative thinking, decision-making, leadership, and team-building skills

Statement, no more than two pages in length and submitted as a PDF file, concerning the applicant’s interest in attending college, career goals, and other pertinent factors which illustrate qualifications for the scholarship

Email your completed application package (application, transcript, proof of registration, recommendation letters, and statement) to [email protected]

CHADD must receive the completed application in a readable format by the deadlines noted above. The awards administrator will confirm receipt within two business days and will also notify applicants of any problems with the application files at that time.

For questions regarding the Nicholas Costa Undergraduate Scholarship, email [email protected] or contact Zuali Malsawma at 301-306-7070, ext. 130.

Application Form