Alexander Hipple Recovery Scholarship

$2,500
1 winner$2,500
Open
Application Deadline
Mar 31, 2024
Winners Announced
Apr 30, 2024
Education Level
Any
Recent Bold.org scholarship winners
Eligibility Requirements
Background:
Direct or indirect experience with substance abuse, addiction and/or recovery
State:
North Carolina
Background:
State:
Direct or indirect experience with substance abuse, addiction and/or recovery
North Carolina

Alexander Hipple was a beloved, amazing son who was tragically killed in November 2023. Alex was born on August 3rd, 2005, and grew up in North Carolina. He was a proud Class of 2023 graduate from the Community School of Davidson and was working full-time. He had plans and dreams of going to college. Alex was a devoted son, a loyal friend, a fun-loving brother, a competitive swimmer, and a fishing enthusiast. He was a helper at heart and would have wanted to support anyone dealing with the addiction struggles he faced.

This scholarship aims to honor the life and legacy of Alexander Hipple by helping people who are struggling with addiction, or personally impacted by it, to achieve their educational goals.

This scholarship will be awarded to one student in North Carolina each year who is in recovery, or working to overcome the trauma associated with addiction, to help this student achieve their educational and career goals at a 4-year college, community college or trade school.

To apply, tell us how your personal experience with substance abuse, addiction, or recovery has affected your relationships, education and/or ability to achieve a career.

Selection Criteria:
Ambition, Need, Impact
Published December 13, 2023
$2,500
1 winner$2,500
Open
Application Deadline
Mar 31, 2024
Winners Announced
Apr 30, 2024
Education Level
Any
Recent Bold.org scholarship winners
Essay Topic

How has your personal experience with substance abuse, addiction, or recovery influenced your family relationships and/or career aspirations?

400–600 words

FAQ

When is the scholarship application deadline?

The application deadline is Mar 31, 2024. Winners will be announced on Apr 30, 2024.