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Scholarships for Students with Disabilities
There are many scholarships for people with disabilities available worldwide, especially in the U.S. They provide financial assistance for students with a physical, sensory, or learning disability, or students with a mental health condition.
In the U.S. and Canada these include AAHD Frederick J. Krause Scholarship on Health and Disability, Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (AG Bell) College Scholarship Program, Baer Reintegration Scholarship, Flora Marie Jenkins Memorial Disability Scholarship, Hemophilia Federation of America (HFA) Educational Scholarships, Microsoft DisAbility Scholarship, National Center for Learning Disabilities Anne Ford and Allegra Ford Thomas Scholarships, Google Lime Scholarship Program, Shire Canada ADHD Scholarship Program and DisabilityAwards.ca.
In addition, scholarships for students with autism include those available from Iconic Displays, MediaWorks, SeoSquad and SunWise.
Scholarships also worth investigating include AmeriGlide Achiever Scholarship, National MS Society Scholarship Program, Soozie Courter Hemophilia Scholarship Program, Organization for Autism Research, Jill M. Balboni Memorial Scholarship, Anders Tjellstrom Scholarship, The Anne Ford and Allegra Ford Thomas Scholarships, UCB Family Epilepsy Scholarship, Disabled War Veterans Scholarship, Craig H. Nielsen Scholarship Fund for Students with Disabilities, Lighthouse Guild, Lilly Reintegration Scholarship, Jay Cutler Athletic Scholarship, Microsoft DisAbility Scholarship and Google Lime Scholarship Foundation.
Sources: topuniversities.com and nationalassistancenetwork.org
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