Category: Inspiring Stories
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Grant sustained a spinal cord injury that left him quadriplegic at just 15 years old. However, he’s determined to continue growing and learning, no matter what. Find out more about this 2017 180 Medical Scholarship recipient’s goals in our latest blog!
The deadline for the 2018 180 Medical College Scholarship is in less than two months as we continue to introduce the last few of our 2017 scholarship recipients. Meet Heidi and find out about her inspiring career path in our latest blog.
180 Medical Scholarship Recipient Elizabeth was born with cerebral palsy that left her with many challenges to face and overcome. She has made it her goal to win every daily battle. Find out more about Elizabeth in our latest blog featuring our 2017 Scholarship Recipients.
180 Medical Scholarship Recipient Joseph was involved in a car accident that left him spinal-cord-injured, but he was determined to not give up. Find out more about Joseph in our latest blog.
We’re wrapping up the year by compiling a countdown of our top ten most popular blog posts of 2017. Have you read them all?
180 Medical Scholarship Recipient Chelsea was diagnosed with Crohn’s at 16. Find out how this affected her life as well as her future goals in college.
Frank was born with Spina Bifida, but that didn’t keep him from working toward a black belt in Shotokan Karate and finding his true passion to help others. Learn more about this 2017 scholarship recipient’s goals in our latest blog.
Our 2017 180 Medical College Scholarship Recipients have been announced. In our latest blog post, get to know a little about the first of seven, Megha, whose school goals and career path were inspired in part by the care and skill of her pediatric surgeon.
Tricia Downing was determined not to let her spinal cord injury stop her from enjoying the sports and physical activities she loved all her life. Find out more about Tricia’s story and the amazing camp she founded just for women with disabilities.
Mason could never have foreseen how his life would be completely different after he became a quadriplegic after a serious car accident. But he’s been determined from the start to not let it beat him. Find out more about him and the ways he is changing others’ lives!
Jen Goodwin’s life was forever altered by a boating accident that left her quadriplegic, but she was determined not to let her spinal cord injury be an obstacle to her life goals. Find out more about her life since rehabilitation therapy and the goals she has achieved in Part Two of our two-part blog series.