Corrado Falcitelli Memorial Scholarship Award

In memory of our past President, Corrado Falcitelli, the Falcitelli Family and the Thalassemia
Foundation of Canada have created a scholarship award. This scholarship will be awarded to a
Canadian citizen with thalassemia major who is registered in a full-time post secondary education
program. The purpose of this award is to provide an incentive to patients considering continuing their
education. We hope this scholarship will inspire and motivate patients to reach their education and
career goals.

Deadline: January 26, 2016

Scholarship Content
The scholarship award consists of $2,000 payable towards tuition for 1 year of full-time studies with a
university or college program.

Previous Scholarship Recipients:

2016
Reza Morandi Ghobadloo, Centennial College; Pharmacy Technician Program

2015
Cody Chau, Langara College: Commerce-Business

2014
Saba Azooz, University of Toronto; Hon. Bachelor of Science, Biology/Psychology

2013
Amena Begum, Seneca College/York University; Bachelor of Science-Nursing

2012
Daniel Maiorano, George Brown College; Applied Technology

2011
Kurtis Chow, Simon Fraser University; Communications

2010
Saman Raufi, York University; Kinesiology and Health Science

2009
Charu Bhaneja, University of Toronto; Political Science & Women’s Studies (joint PhD program)

2008
Joanna Choi, University of Toronto; Bachelor of Science