36th Annual Family Conference Nashville 2022
 
Family Conference Scholarships

Applications: https://mps.onlineapplications.net/applications/

 
Family Conference Scholarships

Dear Friends,

The National MPS Society is pleased to offer scholarships to our 36th Annual Family Conference, August 4-6, 2022, at Sheraton Music City Hotel in Nashville, Tennessee. Scholarships will be awarded to a parent or legal guardian of a child with a diagnosis of MPS or ML or an adult with a diagnosis of MPS or ML. Scholarships will help enable families to attend the conference who are otherwise not financially able to do so. Preference is given to families attending a conference for the first time. The exact number of scholarships offered will be determined by the requests received and the financial needs of the applicant.

Family conference scholarships can be allocated to:

Registration: one adult conference registration (valued at $200)

Travel reimbursement: maximum of $500

Hotel: maximum of 2 nights (valued at $185.75/night)

Criteria for applying:

Member of the National MPS Society, with membership renewed and updated for 2022

Parent or legal guardian of a child with MPS or ML or adult with MPS or ML

Application must be completed electronically using our online application program

The application must be submitted electronically as soon as possible and will close as funds are exhausted.

Go to https://mps.onlineapplications.net/applications/. If you are a first-time user, click on "Register Now" to set up your account. Once you are logged in, open the 2022 Family Conference Scholarship Application. If you are returning user, simply log in on the left-hand side and apply. Scholarship awards will be announced in late May.

If you are a newly diagnosed family after April 30, 2022, please contact leslie@mpssociety.org for additional information. Current families within our Pathways Program do not need to contact Leslie before applying.

 

Leslie Urdaneta

Director of Family Support & Communication