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Knapp Burn Foundation

John Bennet Saviano Educational Grant

The Knapp Burn Foundation was established to provide emotional, social and economic support to burn victims and their families, The Foundation desires to help students with tuition expenses by making funds available through the Knapp Burn Foundation - John Bennet Saviano Educational Grant for $2000 per semester.

The Educational Grant program was originally funded with contributions in memory of John Bennet Savajano. John was a one year old toddler who died of scald burns sustained in a bathtub accident.

The Educational Grant program is to assist qualifying students seeking a degree or to obtain other career training.

Eligibility Criteria:

  1. Must be a burn survivor.
  2. Must be 18 years or older.
  3. Must have financial need.
  4. Must take 4 credit hours and maintain a minimum 2.5 G.P.A. (based on a 4.0 grade scale).

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The Knapp Burn Foundation
P.O. Box 1135
Bloomington, Illinois 61702

Central Illinois (309) 663-1008
Indiana (765) 567-2217

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