Scholarships

Scholarships

Scholarship and Financial Aid Opportunities

See: Financial-Aid Scholarships

Also see:

STAY FIT IN COLLEGE

Promotes fitness in college.                         

See:  http://www.stayfitincollege.org/scholarship-awards.html     

THE SMART STUDENT GUIDE TO FINANCIAL AID

Information about scholarships and fellowships for students with disabilities. See: Finaid.org

SCHOLARSHIPS AND INTERNSHIPS FOR LATINO STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES

The World Institute on Disability (WID) has a five-year grant to establish the National Technical Assistance Center for Latinos with Disabilities living in the United States, through Proyecto Vision.  Proyecto Vision's website has a list of scholarship opportunities for college students who are Latino and who are living with disability. See: Proyecto Vision Scholarships

COLLEGE FUNDING FOR STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES

From DOIT, this guide to funding a college education includes a list of disability-related scholarships and awards. See: DOIT Guide to Financial Aid Brochure

FEDERAL STUDENT AID - GRANT PROGRAM

From Disability.gov, this fact sheet provides an overview of the major federal student aid grant programs. The federal government provides grant funds for students attending colleges, including career colleges and universities. Grants, unlike loans, do not have to be repaid. To access the fact sheet in English see:Federal Student Aid Grant Program Fact Sheet. A Spanish version is available at: Federal Student Aid Grant Program Fact Sheet (en Espanol) 

ON LINE COMPILATIONS OF SCHOLARSHIPS SPECIFICALLY FOR STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES

From Michigan State University  MSU Compilation of Scholarships for Students with Disabilities

 

NYLN

National Youth Leadership Network, The national voice for young leaders with disabilities. NYLN - National Youth Leadership Network    

   Scholarships offered by other organizations:

  1800Wheelchair Scholarship

  Affordable Colleges Online: College Guide for Students with Disabilities

  http://www.affordablecollegesonline.org/spotlight/affordable-colleges-for-students-with- disabilities/

  Alexander Graham Bell Association   

  American Academy of Allergy

  American Council of the Blind

  American Foundation for the Blind

  American Speech Language Hearing Foundation

  Association for the Education and Rehabilitation of the Blind And Visual Impaired

  Association of Blind Citizens 

  Blanche Fischer Foundation 

  Blind Veterans Association 

  Casey Martin Award 

  Cystic Fibrosis Scholarship 

  College Scholarships for Disabilities 

  College Funding Strategies for Students with Disabilities

  Financial Aid for Eye Care 

  Helen Keller Foundation 

  Immune Deficiency Foundation    

  Lighthouse International Scholarships

  Lilly Reintegration Scholarship

  Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance

  Minnie Pearl Ear Foundation 

  Mobility International 

  Mobility Unlimited

  Multiple Sclerosis Foundation 

  Muscular Dystrophy Foundation 

  National Center for Learning Disabilities 

  National Federation of the Blind 

  Orthotic and Prosthetic Assistance Fund

  Pilot Dogs 

  Spina Bifida Association 

  The Travis Roy Foundation 

  United Cerebral Palsy National Office