SDBIF Educational Scholarships

The San Diego Brain Injury Foundation (SDBIF) is pleased to offer $500 scholarship opportunities for individuals surviving brain injuries. We invite you to apply and look forward to reviewing your packet. This scholarship is awarded to honor and encourage brain injury survivors to continue their education. This scholarship is designed to provide brain injury survivors assistance in continuing their educational progress and inspire them to reach for their dreams. This scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and adults with acquired brain injuries and is to be used to further their education and/or training at a college or technical school.

To apply you will need to complete and have the following submitted by

APRIL 1, 2017

1) Completed application form
2) Letter of reccomendation from a teacher or professional knowledgable of the brain injury
3) Verification of the Acquired Brain Injury from a doctor or therapist treating the brain injury
4) An essay titled “My Brain Injury Can’t Stop Me”
5) Proof of application or registration from a 4-year college/university, technical college or community college

The SDBIF Scholarship Application is open for 2017!

Apply for your scholarship by APRIL 1, 2017 by clicking the button below, or mail in a paper application:

PDFs of the paper application and process letter:
SDBIF Scholarship Application
SDBIF Scholarship Process Letter

2016 SDBIF Educational Scholarship Recipients

Alexis Van Pelt

Read Alexis’ Winning Essay



Kimberly Thurman

Read Kimberly’s Winning Essay