Please review this page and have all information ready once you are ready to submit, you cannot save and can submit only once. We will notify you of a decision within 14 business days. For budgeting & spacing purposes, we ask that you submit your application by September 18, 2020. Additionally, You may request a scholarship for (1) one caregiver.
Preferred Departing Airport:
Departure Day (Coming to Symposium)
It is preferred you arrive June 11, 2020, however, if you need to arrive June 10, please indicate why in your Statement of why you need assistance.
You will be arriving at Fort Lauderdale International Airport OR Miami International Airport, whichever is the lesser of the ticket price. You are responsible for ground transportation to and from the hotel.
Departure Day (Leaving Symposium):
The meeting ends June 14, 2020 and therefore flights have a preferred to departure of the 14th. If you need to leave June 15, please give a detailed reason why in your Statement of Why You Need Assistance.
Caregiver's Organization or Affiliated Organization:
Why you need to attend with this individual with Sickle Cell Disease:
Please be advised that if your individual with Sickle Cell Disease is approved for a flight scholarship, you will be able to fly with them - you will be given a ticket based on the same flight departure time and departure airport. If they are approved for a hotel scholarship, you will be sharing the same room as them. If they are approved for a waived registration, you will also have a waived registration and will use a coupon code to register on our Symposium page website.