$1,000
Avg. Amount Awarded
162
Days
April 30 2019
Application Deadline
1
Awarded last year
No
Renewable
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What you'll need:
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  • Checkmark Essay
  • Checkmark Other - Proof of post-secondary acceptance and legal blindness
  • Checkmark Recommendations Or References
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Description

One scholarship of $1000 to an undergraduate or graduate student who has exhibited academic excellence, and is studying in the field of rehabilitation and/or education of persons who are blind or visually impaired. Must submit proof of legal blindness. For additional information and application requirements, refer to web site http://www.afb.org/scholarships.asp.

Amount Details

$1,000
Low Amount Awarded
$1,000
Total Amount Awarded

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be an undergraduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university, a four-year college or two-year college
  • CheckmarkCitizenship requirements: US
  • CheckmarkRestricted to applicants that have visual disabilities
  • CheckmarkBoth full-time and part-time students
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying Education, Therapy/Rehabilitation

How to Apply

What you'll need:

  • Checkmark Application Form
  • Checkmark Essay
  • Checkmark Other - Proof of post-secondary acceptance and legal blindness
  • Checkmark Recommendations Or References
  • Checkmark Transcript
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