Scholarship Opportunities for Current Students

Hearing Impairments
Visual Impairments
Physical and/or Health Impairments
Learning Disabilities
Mental Health Impairments (Including ADD)

While Student Accessibility Services does not specifically offer financial aid or scholarship opportunities, we have developed a list of resources for students with disabilities. These scholarships have a variety of requirements and deadlines.  We have provided some basic information to help you decide which opportunities to explore further. However please follow the link to the individual website for the full details.
The scholarships are generally arranged by the nature of the disability for which the scholarship is intended. Please follow the links for the full list of opportunities.

 

Hearing Impairments

 

  1. Graduate Fellowship Fund
    Gallaudet University Alumni Association
    202-651-5060 (Voice/TTY)
  2. Hard of Hearing and Deaf Scholarship
    Sertoma International
    816-333-8300
  3. Minnie Pearl Scholarship Program
    The EAR Foundation
    800-545-7373 (HEAR)
    615-627-2724 (voice/TDD)
  4. William C. Stokoe Scholarship
    National Association of the Deaf: Stokoe
    301-587-1789 (TTY)
  5. Cochlear Americas Scholarship
    Cochlear Corporation
    800-483-3123
    products.cochlearamericas.com/support/scholarships
  6. Scholarship Trust for Deaf and Near Deaf
    3755 Lindell Blvd.
    St. Louis, MO 63108
    314-371-0533
  7. Tourism Foundation Yellow Ribbon Scholarship
    National Tourism Foundation
    800-682-8886
  8. United Way
    Courage Center Vocational Services
    United Way
 

Visual Impairments

  1. AFB Scholarships
    American Foundation for the Blind
    800-232-5463
  2. CCLVI Scholarships
    Council of Citizens with Low Vision International
    800-733-2258
  3. Ferrell Scholarship
    Association for Education and Rehabilitation of the Blind and Visually Impaired
    877-492-2708
  4. Lighthouse Scholarships
    Lighthouse International
    212-821-9428
  5. Mary P. Oenslager Scholastic Achievement Award
    Recording for the Blind and Dyslexic
    609-452-0606
  6. NFB Scholarships
    National Federation of the Blind
    410-659-9314 ext. 2415
  7. Georgia Council of The Blind
    GCB's Scholarship Program
  8. The Jewish Braille Institute of America, Inc.
    212-889-2525
  9. Learning Ally

 

 

 

Physical and/or Health Impairments

  1. HFA Educational Scholarship
    Hemophilia Federation of America
    800-230-9797
  2. IDF Scholarship Program
    Immune Deficiency Foundation
    800-296-4433
  3. Kevin Child Scholarship
    National Hemophilia Foundation
    800-424-2634 ext. 3700
  4. Pfizer Epilepsy Scholarship Award
    Intra Med Educational Group
    800-292-7373
  5. Scholarships for Survivors Program
    Patient Advocate Foundation
    800-532-5274
  6. CFCareForward Scholarship
    Abbott Laboratories
  7. Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults
    888-393-3863 (FUND)
  8. 1800Wheelchair.com
    800-320-7140
  9. AmeriGlide Achiever Scholarship
    AmeriGlide
    800-790-1635
  10. National MS Society Scholarship Program
    National Multiple Sclerosis Society
    800-344-4867
  11. SBA Scholarship Program
    Spina Bifida Association of America
    202-944-3285 ext. 23
  12. Mobility Scholarship Program
    JustWalkers.com
    888-986-0660

 

 

Learning Disabilities

  1. Ann Ford Scholarship
    National Center for Learning Disabilities
    888-575-7373
  2. Anne & Matt Harbison Scholarship
    P. Buckley Moss Society
    540-943-5678
  3. Marion Huber Learning Through Listening Award
    Recording for the Blind and Dyslexic
    609-452-0606
  4. Hydrocephalus Association
    415-732-7040
 

Mental Health Impairments (Including ADD)