$816
Avg. Amount Awarded
Continuous
Application Deadline
983
Awarded last year
Yes
Renewable
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Description

Public service program that helps persons with disabilities obtain competitive employment. To qualify: student must have a mental, physical or learning disability that is an impediment to employment and require post secondary training to achieve a specific employment outcome. A Rehabilitation Counselor, along with the eligible student, develops an individualized rehabilitation program outlining the specific need for post-secondary training. Financial assistance is based on NC Division of Vocational Rehabilitation demonstrated financial need and the type of program in which the student enrolls.

Amount Details

$801,757
Total Amount Awarded

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be an undergraduate student or a graduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university, a four-year college, two-year college or a vocational-tech school
  • CheckmarkRestricted to applicants that have hearing, learning, physical or visual disabilities
  • CheckmarkBoth full-time and part-time students
  • CheckmarkRestricted to residents of North Carolina

How to Apply

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Contact Stephanie Hanes
Program Specialist for Transition
stephanie.hanes@dhhs.nc.gov
Tel: 919-855-3576 Address 2801 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-2801