Be sure to check your local chapter and district websites for events! For a list of upcoming District Regional Events, please see Calendar above. LPA is a membership organization and most events are only open to individuals with dwarfism and their families. Have a question? Contact the office at firstname.lastname@example.org or your local chapter or district for more information.
An Open Letter from the LPA Scholarship Committee...
The application cycle is now closed, and will reopen January 2017.
Dear Prospective Student:
What an exciting time in your life! Going to college or vocational school is a life-changing event and the scholarship committee hopes that we can assist you achieve your educational goals.
As part of our service to people with dwarfism and the community at large, LPA offers educational scholarships to prospective and current students attending college or vocational school in the United States. Awards can range from $250 to $1000 (sometimes more). A scholarship committee, headed by LPA's Programs Director, will review application packets, as well as individual donors.
Scholarships are given in order of preference to:
LPA scholarship awards shall be limited to two awards for undergraduate studies and one for graduate studies, effective June 2011.
• Send the completed application packet by the deadline, April 30. Incomplete or late packets will be rejected.
Thank you for your interest and best of luck in your educational pursuits.