$7,785
Avg. Amount Awarded
Continuous
Application Deadline
931
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. A Rehabilitation Counselor along with the eligible student individually develops a rehabilitation program to achieve an employment outcome which requires post secondary training. Financial assistance is based on NC Division of Vocational Rehabilitation demonstrated financial need and type of program in which the student enrolls.

Amount Details

$7,247,993
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
  • CheckmarkCitizenship requirements: US
  • 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