Scholarship Information

Information about the scholarship; The Purpose, The Award, Eligibility Requirements, Determination of Selection, and how to apply. Please read this page if you are interested in this scholarship program.


The History of the Epilepsy Association of Central Florida, the Central Florida Epilepsy Scholarship Foundation and the Merle Evanchyck Epilepsy Scholarship.  Read about our history here. 


Here you will find many frequently asked questions about the Merle Evanchyk Epilepsy Scholarship. Please review this page before submitting your questions.

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2016 Recipient Mohamad Khudari

We are happy to award Mohamad with a scholarship to assist with is advancing education at Valencia State College.  The year after he started high school the conflict in Syria started.  As a young man he was at high risk of being arrested or recruited into the military when he reached 18.  His family moved to Lebanon where he...

2016 Recepient Daniel Garcia

We are happy to award a scholarship to Daniel to further his education at the University of Central Florida to assist him with his goal of earning a degree in chemical engineering. Good luck and congratulations Daniel. Daniel wrote in his essay, “The struggles that I have gone through to compensate for negative effects of these events have only...

2016 Awardees

Congratulations to our 2016 awardees: Daniel Alejandro Garcia attending the Univ. of Central Florida Mohamad Yassin Khudari attending Valencia State...

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