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First 10 Disability scholarships:

Amount:
Up to $30,000
Awards:
3
Deadline:
March 5
Scholarship applicants must be current first-year students with full- or part-time class loads with an anticipated graduation date of May 2022 and should be currently attending one of the following law schools: University of California, Berkeley, School of Law; University of California Davis School of Law; University of California, Hastings College of the Law; Santa Clara University School of Law; Stanford Law School; or University of San Francisco School of Law. The scholarship program is open to law students of underrepresented groups whose background or personal experience would contribute to the diversity of the legal profession. Scholarship recipients will be chosen based upon a combination of merit and financial need. Preference will be given to applicants who demonstrate a commitment to working and living in the Bay Area.
Amount:
$2,000 per semester for up to 8 semesters (as long as student remains in good standing with the college) totalling $16,000.
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
March 6
Must have completed an In-Patient program in a facility, hospital, unit, or wing dedicated to behavioral health (psychiatric, substance abuse, eating or similar) treatment, Must be admitted to a college, university or trade school (note if you have not decided or are awaiting admission confirmation, please indicate on your application).
Contact:
JC Runyon Foundation 8295 Tournament Dr # 201 Memphis, TN 38125 Questions? admin@jcrunyonfoundation.org or call 901-969-3115 https://jcrunyonfoundation.org
Amount:
Up to $3500
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
March 8
Former U.S. Sen. Robert J. Dole established a scholarship endowment in 1998, earnings of which are to benefit University of Oklahoma students who are certified as having a disability by the Disability Resource Center. The Selection Committee awards the scholarship on the basis of leadership service to the nation, state, community or University. Preference also is given to students with certified disabilities who demonstrate academic excellence as well as financial need.
Amount:
$500-$2500
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
March 14
The Joseph James Morelli Scholarship Fund supports high school and college students with learning challenges who wish to pursue a career in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM). Must be a high School student or graduate and pursuing a career in STEM: science, technology, engineering or math. Must provide evidence of being Learning challenged e.g. IEP, 504, or a letter from a teacher.
Amount:
Up to $1500 per year
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
March 15
Open to undergraduate students preparing for a career working with youth leadership and development, helping people with brain safety or fitness, or caring for families during times of need. Scholarships are based on financial need, academic success, and application contents. Scholarships are awarded for one academic year. A student may reapply and be granted the Pilot International Scholarship for no more than 3 additional years. Applicants must be full time students and if awarded a scholarship must remain a full time student for the duration of the scholarship.
Contact:
Pilot International 102 Preston Court Macon, Georgia 31210-5768 Phone: 478-477-1208 Fax: 478-477-6978 Website: www.pilotinternational.org Url: https://www.pilotinternational.org/grants-and-scholarships/
Amount:
$5000 per year x 4 years
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
March 15
Applicants must have been a permanent resident of Durham, Orange or Wake County for a minimum of one year. Must be a US citizen and/or legal resident of the US. Demonstrate the potential to succeed despite adversity. Have an exceptional desire to improve himself/herself through further education or training. There are no limitations on age, income level, previous education, course of study or training program the applicant is planning to pursue. The scholarship may be used to begin a program or continue a program in which the applicant is already enrolled. It may be used for state universities in North Carolina or community colleges. GlaxoSmithKline Inc. and Triangle Community Foundation employees and their family members are not eligible.
Contact:
Triangle Community Foundation 324 Blackwell Street, Suite 1220 Durham, NC 27701-3690 Phone: 919.474.8370 Fax: 919.941.9208 Donor Services: 919.474.8363 Email: info@trianglecf.org
Amount:
Unspecified
Awards:
Unspecified
Deadline:
March 15
Physically or mentally challenged students are eligible. A one-page essay describing how the applicant has met his or her disability. The essay may be written by applicant or guardian.
Contact:
New Outlook Pioneers, c/o TelecomPioneers, 5680 Greenwood Plaza Blvd, Suite 500-S Greenwood Village, CO 80111 Phone: 303 571 1200 or 800 872 5995 Fax: 800 976 1914 Resource Center: 303 571 9278 info@pioneersvolunteer.org newoutlookpioneers.org/
Amount:
$ 1000-$2000
Awards:
2
Deadline:
March 15
Financial support for students admitted to, and enrolled in, the Education Specialist Credential for Visual Impairments, and for Joint Doctoral, Ph.D. candidates, studying in the area of visual impairments. Criteria: Ph.D. Joint Doctoral Program students studying in the Visual Impairment area are eligible to apply. To continue receiving an award in semesters 2-4, student must demonstrate a gpa of 3.5. California residency.
Contact:
San Francisco State University 1600 Holloway Avenue San Francisco CA 94132 Phone: 415-405-3681 Fax: 415-338-7019 https://sfsu.academicworks.com/opportunities/7698
Amount:
$2000-$3000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
March 15
The Michael A. Hunter Memorial Scholarship Fund awards annual scholarships to help improve the quality of life for those affected by Leukemia/Lymphoma. The focus of the scholarship is supporting secondary education for Leukemia/Lymphoma patients and/ or children of non-surviving Leukemia/Lymphoma patients. This scholarship is offered nationwide. Graduating high school senior, community college and 4 year university students who are Leukemia/Lymphoma patients and/or are children of non-surviving Leukemia/Lymphoma patients may apply. A note from the treating doctor must also be supplied to certify that the applicant or the applicant's parent has. Leukemia/Lymphoma. Student must enroll as a full time student. Minimum GPA of 3.0. Have financial need.
Contact:
Orange County Community Foundation 4041 Mac Arthur Blvd., Suite 510 Newport Beach, CA 92660 Phone: 949.553.4202 Fax: 949.553.4211 https://oc-cf.academicworks.com/opportunities/1845
Amount:
$3000
Awards:
3
Deadline:
March 15
Scholarships available to full-time college students with low vision, chosen from among those who meet the visual acuity and academic guidelines.
Contact:
If you have any questions about the scholarship application guidelines, please call CCLVI at (844)460-0625. https://cclvi.org/scheigert-scholarship