2021 Commonwealth Transfusion Foundation Scholarship Grants


June 2021: $200,000

Purpose: The 2021 CTF Scholarship Grants were awarded to accredited institutions of post-secondary higher education in the Commonwealth of Virginia to help finance tuition and other program related costs for students enrolled in medical laboratory science.


Recipients:

  • Augusta Health School of Clinical Laboratory Science

  • Inova Fairfax Hospital School of Medical Laboratory Science

  • Old Dominion University Medical Laboratory Science Program

  • Radford University Medical Laboratory Science Program

  • Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Laboratory Science Program



Commonwealth Transfusion Foundation Annual SBB Scholarship

August 2021: $15,800

Purpose: To cover costs associated with obtaining a certificate in Specialist in Blood Banking including tuition, fees, books, and other program related expenses.


Recipients:

  • Stephanie Downy, MLS(ASCP)CM



Old Dominion University Educational Foundation

August 2021: $54,000

Purpose: Commonwealth Transfusion Foundation (CTF) Faye E. Coleman Memorial Endowed Scholarship for Medical Laboratory Science



University of Virginia Cytotherapy Lab

April 2021: $5,930.00

Purpose: Continuing education in cellular therapy for blood bank technologists