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First 10 Disability scholarships:

Amount:
$1500
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
February 10
ALL North Carolina students with disabilities are eligible for nomination. Including students enrolled in the Occupation Course of Study, students who will be receiving a Graduate Certificate and students enrolled in the Future Ready Course of Study.
Contact:
To send via email, scan your completed application, supporting materials, etc. into a single PDF and email to MCGaward@ecacmail.org. If you have not received an email confirmation within 3 business days, please contact Cheryl Strupe: 800-962-6817 before application deadline. If emailing this document is not possible, documents may be sent via USPS mail, FedEx, UPS or hand delivered to: Matthew C. Graziadei Award ECAC 907 Barra Row, Suite 103 Davidson, NC 28036 https://www.ecac-parentcenter.org/ecac-news/applications-now-being-accepted-for-the-2021-matthew-c-graziadei-achievement-scholarship-award/
Amount:
$3500
Awards:
1
Deadline:
February 14
One scholarship of $3,500 given to a female undergraduate student studying music.
Contact:
We hope you will find the answers to many of your questions on AFB's website. If you need additional help, please contact us: 1401 South Clark Street Suite 730 Arlington, VA 22202 212-502-7600 https://www.afb.org/about-afb/events-and-awards/afb-scholarships
Amount:
$3000 Recognition on The Jed Foundation's website A trip to New York to attend JED's Annual Gala
Awards:
1
Deadline:
February 24
The Jerry Greenspan Student Voice of Mental Health Award is an annual award honoring a student who is reducing prejudice around mental illness, raising awareness of mental health issues on campus, and encouraging help-seeking among their peers. It was established in 2008 through a contribution made by Carol Ullman and the late Joseph Greenspan, in memory of their son, Jerry Greenspan. This award is designed to encourage dialogue about mental health on campuses, reduce prejudice around emotional disorders, and raise visibility of the outstanding students who are tackling these issues at schools across the country.
Contact:
JED 6 E 39th Street, Suite 700 New York, NY 10016 TEL (212) 647-7544 FAX (212) 647-7542 https://www.jedfoundation.org/student-voice-award/
Amount:
$300-$3000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
February 25
Each year The Orion Fund awards grant to California college students with serious illness or injury. If you are in college, age 32 and under, and have a serious medical condition affecting your ability to stay in school, then The Orion Fund may be able to help.
Amount:
$500-$2500
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
February 28
Applicants must be either a high school student or a post-high school student, who will be attending an accredited undergraduate school, technical school, or community college in the United States in the Fall of 2022. Graduate students are not eligible. Applicants must be pursuing a degree in STEM field (science, technology, engineering, math) Applicants must have a demonstrated learning challenge (disability) of dyslexia or similar reading and/or language-based disability .
Contact:
Please contact us with any questions at Scholarships@Morelli.Foundation. https://morelli.foundation/scholarship-applications.htm
Amount:
1
Awards:
1
Deadline:
February 28
The scholarship is open to any current high school senior, college student or graduate student who is a legal resident of the United States residing in one of the 50 states or the District of Columbia and who is enrolled in a two to five year post-secondary institution for the 2022 semester. Employees of KaplunMarx, their immediate families (parent, child, sibling, and spouse), and persons living in the same households of such individuals (whether related or not), are not eligible to participate in the competition. Candidates for this scholarship should have a minimum GPA of 3.0 or higher and be in good overall academic standing.
Amount:
$1000
Awards:
Unspecified
Deadline:
March 1
Open to Maine high school seniors who plan to pursue post-secondary education. Applicants must meet the following requirements: *Must be student with a disability(ies) identified under IDEA and Chapter 101 *Must be student going on to post-secondary education * Must exhibit exceptional achievement in one or more of the following: 1. Academics 2. Extra-curricular, core-curricular 3. Leadership 4. Volunteerism
Contact:
To obtain information about applying for the A. Leigh Phillips Scholarship or to make a donation, contact Maine Administrators of Services for Children with Disabilities (MADSEC), 50 Industrial Drive, Augusta, ME 04330 https://www.famemaine.com/scholarships/a-leigh-phillips-scholarship/
Amount:
$2500
Awards:
1
Deadline:
March 1
The annual $2,500 scholarship will fund services or accommodation for a library school student or students with disabilities admitted to an ALA-accredited library school. The scholarship will fund services or accommodations that are either not provided by law or otherwise by the university that will enable the student or students to successfully complete the course of study for a Master's or Doctorate in Library Science and become a library or information studies professional. To read application instructions, use this link. (Note that further down that page are links to the specific requirements for all scholarships.) Follow this link to apply, but be prepared to create a person login and password. (This is not the same as the login you use for members-only Web services.) Information about applying for scholarship Applicants must provide a letter on official stationery containing a brief statement attesting to their disability, bearing the signature of the authorizing professional. (Such verifying sources can include counselors in educational, vocational, and rehabilitation agencies, offices of disability services in colleges and veteran administrations, health professionals, and other qualified persons.) Student must be U.S. or Canadian citizen. There are no requirements on semester hours for a continuing student. Factors considered: Academic excellence, financial needs, leadership, and professional goals. Prepare a personal statement, one page, typewritten, outlining your interest in librarianship and how library education will aid you in achieving your goals. The award (check) will be made directly to the scholarship recipient(s). A presentation of the scholarship will be made at the ASCLA President's Program during Annual Conference.
Contact:
For further information, contact Eileen Hardy, ASCLA, 50 E. Huron Street, Chicago, IL, 60611, e-mail: ehardy@ala.org, (800) 545-2433, 1-4396, TDD: (888) 814-7692. www.ala.org/awardsgrants/ala-century-scholarship
Amount:
The scholarship consists of a $2,000 one-year scholarship, which can be renewed for up to three years at $2,500 per year.
Awards:
1
Deadline:
March 1
The competition is open to high school seniors with a grade point average of 3.0 or better who are preparing to enter college and intend to become a journalist who will bring diversity to U.S. journalism.
Contact:
The National Press Club 529 14th St. NW, 13th Floor - Washington, DC 20045 202-662-7500 Url: https://www.press.org/journalism-diversity
Amount:
$500
Awards:
3
Deadline:
March 1
OK-AHEAD offers scholarship money to Oklahoma students with disabilities in post-secondary education. Applications must be postmarked on or before March 1 of the award year. Scholarships can be applied at any Oklahoma technology center, or any two-year or four-year college or university. Up to three scholarships will be awarded: one to a student who will or is currently attending an Oklahoma two-year institution, another scholarship award for a student who will or is attending a four-year institution, and a third scholarship awarded to a student who attends or will attend a CareerTech. If there are no applicants from one of these institutions, the award will not be disbursed.
Contact:
OK-AHEAD PO Box 42152 Oklahoma City, OK 73123 Please contact Amber Bagwell from University of Tulsa for additional information .E-mail: alb8084@utulsa.edu www.ok-ahead.org/scholar.html