AbbVie Immunology Scholarship

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Supporting students with inflammatory diseases

AbbVie is committed to making it easier for students with Crohn's disease or ulcerative colitis (UC) to take advantage of higher education.

Student with Crohn's disease studying

Investing in a Smarter, Healthier Future

The AbbVie Immunology Scholarship honors students with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) pursuing higher education. We hope that the scholarship will further empower students with Crohn’s or UC to seek out healthier, more independent lives.

Real Crohn's patient

I try to set an example, and be the person that I wanted to see when I was so sick.

DEVON | Real Crohn’s Patient

Real Crohn's patient

Scholarship information

  • Scholarship amount: up to $15,000 each will be awarded, dependent upon the type of degree pursued
  • Eligibility requirements:
    • A United States citizen, or a legal and permanent resident of the United States
    • Diagnosed with inflammatory diseases, including Crohn’s disease or UC, by a healthcare professional
    • Enrolling in or currently attending an accredited US institution (eg, college, university, or trade/vocational school) for an education during the upcoming academic year
Real UC patient

I have no problem sharing my story. I just don't want it to be a big focus or complain about it because these days it's under control as long as I take my meds every day.

JOE | Real UC Patient

Real UC patient

Find more information on eligibility requirements and the application process.

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Understand your inflammation

Explore and learn how inflammation affects you with Crohn’s disease or ulcerative colitis (UC)—from inside the body.

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Find a gastroenterologist—a doctor who specializes in Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis (UC)—near you.

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