blood-drop-2-menThe Karttik Shah Youth Fellowship was initiated in memory of Karttik Shah of Toronto, Ontario, in recognition of his commitment to hemophilia youth programming in Canada and abroad.

The fellowship is open to Canadian youths with an inherited bleeding disorder between 18 and 30 years of age. The CHS will offer one or more fellowships to enable Canadian youth committed to long-term involvement in the CHS to attend the 2018 Hemophilia World Congress, in Glasgow, Scotland, May 20-24, 2018.

Go to the CHS Web site for more details, including the fellowship criteria:  The deadline to apply is 5:00 PM Eastern time on NOVEMBER 10, 2017.

To learn more about the 2018 World Congress of Hemophilia, please go to