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  • AfterCollege STEM Inclusion Scholarship

    This scholarship is open to currently enrolled students working toward a degree in a field of Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics from a group underrepresented in their field of study. Underrepresented groups may be defined by: gender, race, ethnic background, disability, sexual orientation, age, socio-economic status, nationality and other non-visible differences.

  • Auger & Auger Disabled Scholar Award

    Auger & Auger Attorneys at Law are proud to support the disabled students of America with the launch of their Semi-Annual Auger & Auger Disabled Scholar Award, awarded in both the Spring & Fall Semesters to one high-achieving, bright student intending to pursue an undergraduate college degree.

  • Bella Soul Scholarships

    Bella Soul’s goal is empowering college students faced with chronic illness, physical disabilities, and disease through scholarships and emotional support.

  • Bottar Leone Scholarship

    This $2,500.00 scholarship will be awarded twice annually to a recent high school graduate with a documented physical or learning disability.

  • Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C. Disability Scholarship Program

    The Disability Scholarship was established in 2014 as part of the law firm's commitment to helping students with disabilities or injuries who are in need of financial assistance for education purposes.The scholarship is available to students of any age, with any type of disability, including but not limited to physical disabilities, medical conditions, mental or psychiatric conditions, speech and language, learning disabilities, behavioral conditions, and all other conditions.

  • College Funding for Students with Disabilities DO-IT

    Article that lists Federal and State Aid, Scholarship and Award opportunities 

  • CMMS Deshae Lott Ministries Inc

    Outreach Program Scholarships and grants. Scholarships for students pursuing post-bachelor’s degrees Quality of Life Grant

  • Elastic Band Co. Scholarship

    Ensuring that underrepresented individuals have opportunities to access higher education is important to us. Elastic Band Co. is committed to furthering the preparation of minority students and students with disabilities in the field of fashion and/or entrepreneurship.

  • Injury Lawyer News Annual Disability Scholarship

    Injury Lawyer News believes strongly in helping students achieve their goals of higher education, especially when they are faced with challenges such as physical and learning disabilities. As advocates of higher education, we are proud to give back to the community through the Injury Lawyer News Disability Scholarship Award. The scholarship award is available to all pre-law and law school students.

  • JB's Keys to DMD Scholarship Fund at Northeastern University

    This scholarship, available starting in the fall of 2017, will provide a full scholarship for a qualified applicant living with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy to attend Northeastern University. The person must have been accepted to Northeastern University through typical application process and deemed qualified by Northeastern's Disability Resource Center. The scholarship will include all academic, room and board expenses as well as stipends for medical support while on campus or while on co-op. 

  • Karman Healthcare Mobility Scholarship Program

    This scholarship will apply to students this year who have a mobility disability, excelled academically and those who have a regard for disability awareness in America.

  • The Kim and Harold Louie Family Foundation Scholarship

    Betty B. Louie established and funded The Kim and Harold Louie Family Foundation in December 2005 because of her desire to honor the memory of her parents and to fund qualified organizations engaged in healthcare, including but not limited to, those organizations caring for and supporting disabled people, organizations engaged in medical research and such other organizations that seek to improve the conditions and technologies for sick and disabled people.

  • LimeConnect

    LimeConnect is a global not-for-profit providing scholarships, fellowships and professional development for individuals with disabilities

  • Microsoft disAbility Scholarship

    The disAbility Scholarship at Microsoft delivers on the mission of Microsoft’s cross disability employee resource group to empower and enable people with disabilities. This scholarship enables high school students with disabilities to go to college and target a career in the technology industry.

  • Rehabmart Scholarship Fund

    Rehabmart is owned and operated by Occupational and Physical Therapists - we would like to show our gratitude to the health care profession by offering scholarships to students with disabilities, health science students, or anyone majoring in special needs education.

  • Scholarships for Students with Learning Disabilities

    Resource from presenting a short list of scholarships for students with learning disabilities.

  • SpinLife Scholarship Program

    As the country's largest internet retailer of mobility equipment, we are excited to offer the annual SpinLife Innovation in Motion Scholarship program designed to aid college students in their academic endeavors. The annual program will award one (1) $1,000 scholarship and one (1) $500 gift card to and is open to students who are manual or power wheelchair users enrolled at an accredited 4-year institution.

  • Through the Looking Glass

    Through the Looking Glass (TLG) is a nationally recognized center that has pioneered research, training, and services for families in which a child, parent or grandparent has a disability or medical issue.

  • 1-800 Wheelchair Scholarship Program

    Established in 2006, the 1800wheelchair scholarship fund now bestows two $500 awards each year. In the past, we've asked applicants to explore mobility issues on campus, overcoming personal challenges, and much more. 

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