The Delaware Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society is currently accepting applications for the 2013 scholarship program.

The Delaware Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society is currently accepting applications for the 2013 scholarship program.

The program helps students affected by multiple sclerosis in pursuing a college or technical school education. It is open to high school seniors with MS and or those who have a parent with MS.

Applications are evaluated based on financial need, academic record, leadership and volunteer activities, a statement of educational and career goals, and letters of recommendation. Applicants are also asked to provide a personal statement describing the impact MS has had on their lives. The deadline to apply is Jan. 15, additional information can be found at msdelaware.org. or by calling (302) 655-5610.