RRCC Logo
Enroll Now!! | about us | students | log in | arvada campus | employment
campus directory | A-Z index | search
photo of group of people

Scholarships - Specific Scholarships

No matter which college you choose, the cost is rising. If you are planning to attend college and you have a disability, you may be eligible for a scholarship. Begin searching early to avoid missing deadlines. Here is a sampling of disability-specific scholarships available.

General

ADA Abilities Scholarship Program
Bank of America
http://www.scholarshipprograms.org /

Insight Go-Getter Scholarship
Insight
http://www.incight.org/incightscholarship.html

Student Aid Award
Venture Clubs of the Americas
http://www.goldenwestregion.org/

Student Award Program
Foundation for Science and Disability, Inc.
http://www.as.wvu.edu/~scidis/organize/fsdinfo.html

Disaboom Scholarship List pdf
Jack Kent Cooke Scholarship
pdf
Heroes at Home Scholarship pdf
Life and Health Insurance Scholarship pdf

Hearing Loss

AG Bell Scholarship Program
Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
http://www.agbell.org/DesktopDefault.aspx?p=College_Scholarship_Awards

Graduate Fellowship Fund
Gallaudet University Alumni Association
http://www.gallaudet.edu/x2034.xml

Visual Impairments

AFB Scholarships
American Foundation for the Blind
http://www.afb.org/scholarships.asp

American Council of the Blind Scholarship Program
American Council of the Blind
http://www.acb.org/

CCLVI Scholarships
Council of Citizens with Low Vision International
http://www.cclvi.org/scholars.htm

CRS Scholarship
Christian Record Services for the Blind
http://services.christianrecord.org/

Ferrell Scholarships
Association for Education and Rehabilitation of the Blind and Visually Impaired
http://www.aerbvi.org/modules.php?name=Content&pa=showpage&pid=77

Lighthouse Scholarships & Career Awards
Lighthouse International
http://www.lighthouse.org/aboutus/lighthouse-events/scholarships-and-career-awards/

RFB's National Achievement Awards
Recording for the Blind and Dyslexic
http://www.rfbd.org/applications_awards.htm

NFB Scholarship Program
National Federation of the Blind
http://www.nfb.org/nfb/scholarship_program.asp

Physical Impairments

1800Wheelchair.com Scholarship
1800Wheelcair.com
http://www.1800wheelchair.com/Scholarship/

Chair Scholars Foundation Scholarships
Chair Scholars Foundation
http://www.chairscholars.org/

ELA Foundation Scholarship
Ethel Louise Armstrong Foundation
http://www.ela.org/scholarships/scholarships.html

National MS Society Scholarship Program
National Multiple Sclerosis Society
http://www.nationalmssociety.org/

SBA Scholarship Program
Spina Bifida Association of America
http://www.sbaa.org/

Health Impairments

HFA Educational Scholarships
Hemophilia Federation of America
http://www.hemophiliafed.org/site30.php

The Eric Marder Scholarship Program of the Immune Deficiency Foundation
Immune Deficiency Foundation
http://www.primaryimmune.org/

Kevin Child Scholarship
National Hemophilia Foundation
http://www.hemophilia.org/

Scholarships for Survivors Program
Patient Advocate Foundation
http://www.patientadvocate.org/

CREON® Family Scholarship Program
Solvay Pharmaceuticals
http://www.solvaypharmaceuticals-us.com/

Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults National Scholarship Program
Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults
http://www.ulmanfund.org/

Learning Disabilities

NCLD Awards Program
National Center for Learning Disabilities
http://www.ncld.org/content/view/725/508/

Anne & Matt Harbison Scholarship
P. Buckley Moss Society
http://www.mosssociety.org/page.php?id=30

Learning Through Listening Award
Recording for the Blind and Dyslexic
http://www.rfbd.org/applications_awards.htm

Mental Health

Lilly Reintegration Scholarship
Lilly
http://www.reintegration.com/resources/scholarships/apply.asp

Top