2016 Thriving Undergraduate Student Profile Picture

Undergraduate Student

› Grace K.

2016 Thriving Graduate Student Profile Picture

Graduate Student

› Scott G.

The ABBVIE CF SCHOLARSHIP was created to honor young adults with cystic fibrosis as they pursue goals of higher education.



The 2017 application period for the ABBVIE CF SCHOLARSHIP has ended.

Check back in September to view the profiles of the top 40 recipients and place your vote for this year's Thriving Undergraduate Student and Thriving Graduate Student.


  • Each year, AbbVie selects 40 distinguished scholars to receive $3,000 for use during the upcoming school year based on established criteria, including academic record and extracurricular activities, essay and creative presentation.
  • In addition to the opportunity to receive $3,000 for use during the 2017-2018 school year, these 40 students will also have a chance to compete for one of two Thriving Student Scholarships (based on level of study) for a total amount of $25,000 each, in honor of the 25th year of the scholarship program.
  • In honor of the 25th year of the scholarship program, AbbVie is introducing a new award category – the Blogger’s Choice Award – for an additional opportunity to be awarded a total amount of $25,000.

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