Family Scholarships to CWD’s Falls Church Conference

Scholarships cover the cost of two nights hotel stay, conference registration and limited meals at the conference. In order to receive the scholarship, we are asking families to donate $50 to the Diabetes Scholars Foundation.  To register, contact Mary Podjasek at




What is Covered?

Each scholarship will cover the following expenses:

  • Conference registration, which includes all sessions and session materials for adults and children,
  • Two night hotel stay (nights of October 6th and October 7th)
  • One t-shirt per registered person

What is not Covered?

The following items will not be covered under the scholarship:

  • Transportation to and from the conference
  • Meals not outlined above
  • Who is Eligible?

The Foundation seeks to award conference scholarships to families from the United States with at least one child who has Type 1 diabetes, age infant to 18.


Questions about the application or the application process may be emailed to

Please do not contact Children with Diabetes with questions. The scholarship program is administered by the Diabetes Scholars Foundation, which is a separate non-profit organization.