Children with Diabetes is an Ohio-based non-profit organization dedicated to providing education and support to families living with type 1 diabetes. 

Children with Diabetes focuses on care today, so we are ready for a cure tomorrow. As an advocate and global resource, we provide support, education and inspiration to empower families and all people living with diabetes to enjoy healthy, enriched lives.

For questions about our Friends for Life scholarship program, please email

For questions about volunteer applications or any other submission through this platform, please email

Use this application to apply for a scholarship for Friends for Life Indianapolis 2020.

A Friends for Life Scholarship includes:

  • One hotel room at the Crown Plaza Indianapolis Downtown (accommodating up to four people in the room) for two (2) nights (arrive Friday, March 27 and depart Sunday, March 29), and
  • Conference registration for up to four (4) people. 

Transportation expenses are not included. Any additional people attending, and any additional expenses, are the responsibility of the recipient.

You are required to submit financial information demonstrating need. You are also required to ask your diabetes care team to provide a letter of recommendation. That letter will come directly to Children with Diabetes.

This scholarship is available to US citizens and legal residents only.

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