Our mission is to empower the next generation of entrepreneurial women living with chronic conditions.
We want these ambitious students to be recognized for the grit and perseverance they have demonstrated in the face of a life-changing diagnosis. To be recognized for their commitment to make a difference in our world through their entrepreneurial endeavors.
Winners are not just awarded a scholarship, they are welcomed into a community of Chronic Bosses ready and waiting to foster their growth and success.
In the words of our applicants and winners...
"I am writing to express my heartfelt gratitude for the scholarship I have been awarded for being an entrepreneur with an autoimmune disease. As someone who has faced numerous challenges due to my health condition, this recognition means the world to me and has given me a renewed sense of motivation and validation... This scholarship is a testament to the fact that my hard work and determination have not gone unnoticed, and it serves as a reminder to keep pushing forward no matter what obstacles come my way."
“I’d like to thank the sponsor of the Chronic Boss Scholarship for this opportunity they’ve provided to chronically ill college students across the nation. I think that it’s given us a sense of joy and hope to know that there’s someone out there thinking about us and our needs in pursuing postsecondary education!”
"I am absolutely honored to be a part of such an incredible group of driven women in business. To know I am not alone in my fight with a chronic illness and the constant support and encouragement from such successful ladies. This scholarship has not only given me the opportunity to meet some skilled professionals but have a supportive backbone as I work to become an accomplished business woman. I aim to graduate debt free and this support, along with many others, gave me the opportunity to remain debt free my first semester. Thank you so much to these incredible gals and the wisdom they have shared, you are making a difference!"