The International Essential Tremor Foundation (IETF) is pleased to award a $500 scholarship each for the 2015-2016 academic year to the following deserving students:
“ET makes some of the simplest tasks challenging, but I do not let it control what I do,” Karissa said. “I want to be an inspiration to other people living with ET and help educate others about it.” Read more.
“The goals I set for myself sometimes lead me through many challenging experiences,” Hannah said. “If I made it through the past six years, then I can make it through anything.” Read more.
“I understand what it’s like to have a condition that you need help overcoming.” Tyler said. “My dream is to one day be able to help others overcome their condition.” Read more.
“I love my life and I do not let my ET hinder that love. I like to tell people that I have an ‘alien’ living in my brain, and it makes for a great conversation starter,” Katie said. “Then I get to tell them about me and my ‘alien’, raising awareness for essential tremor and making a potential new friend at the same time.” Read more.