Are You an Organ Donation Advocate?
Apply to Our Advocacy Scholarships

In July 2022, we were honored to provide scholarships to upcoming and current college students across the country who are passionate about organ donation advocacy!

2022 Scholarship Offerings

HBCU Organ and Tissue Donation Advocacy Scholarship

Sponsored by Hearts for Russ

 

We are awarded five $1000 scholarships to HBCU students who have an interest in organ donation advocacy.

 

To be eligible for this scholarship, you must be enrolled at a Historically Black College or University for the 2022-2023 school year.

Student Advocacy Scholarship

Sponsored by Second Chance Fundraising

 

We are awarded five $1000 scholarships to college students who are organ and tissue donation advocates.

 

To be eligible for this scholarship, you must be interested in saving lives through organ donation advocacy.

Laurie Smith Memorial Scholarship

Sponsored by Second Chance Fundraising

 

We are awarded one $1000 scholarship to a student who is a transplant recipient, in honor of Laurie Smith, the mother of a heart transplant recipient.

 

To be eligible for this scholarship, you must be a transplant recipient.

We are proud to celebrate the 2022 scholarship receipients!

HBCU Organ and Tissue Donation Advocacy Scholarship
Hope Bryant, Howard Unviersity
Fatou Mbaye, North Carolina A&T State University
Jessica Cody, Hampton Unviersity
Tykia Swint, Florida A&M University
Kennedy Thompson, Lincoln University
Student Advocacy Scholarship
Loralee Bergdall, University of California, Berkeley
Audrey Dwyer, DePaul University
Brianne Dollar, Georgia Southern University
Laken Kincaid, John Carroll University
Joshua Reynolds, Northern Virginia University Community College
Laurie Smith Memorial Scholarship
Armin Muzafirovic, Iowa State University
We plan to offer scholarships next year, too! Check back on this website in April 2023 for offerings. 

SODA wants to express special thanks to our scholarship partners!

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