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There are many scholarships available for students with disability. Check the listings below for eligibility.

American Council of the Blind Scholarship
Who: 
Students who can provide proof of visible disability.
Amount: Varies
Due: The College Scholarships application for 2016-2017 is now closed.

Christine H. Eide Memorial Scholarship
Who: full-time undergraduate or graduate students who are legally blind
Amount: $500-$1000
Due: Spring

Claude S. Weiler Scholarship for Amputee College Students
Who: full-time college students with a major limb amputation. A major limb amputation is defined as the loss of limb beginning at or above the wrist or ankle.
Amount: $500

Cystic Fibrosis Scholarship Foundation
Who: college students with cystic fibrosis
Amount: varies depending on academics and financial need
Due: Spring

Google Lime Scholarship
Who: Students with a disability and pursuing a technical science degree
Amount: $10,000
Due: Fall

May’s Mission for the Handicapped
Who: Students who one must be able to document a significant disability,
Amount: Varies
Due: Summer

Michael Yasick ADHD Scholarship
Who: High school seniors diagnosed with ADHD
Amount: $2,000 and one year of ADHD coaching to help with the transition to higher education
Due: Spring

Mobility Scholarship
Who:
Students who have a mobility disability and rely on a wheelchair or other mobility device on a regular basis and are willing to write a poem or essay over a selected topic.
Amount: $500
Due: Fall

National Federation of the Blind Scholarship Program
Who: must be legally blind in both eyes; must be pursuing a college degree full-time
Amount: $3000-$12,000
Due: The College Scholarships application for 2016-2017 is now closed.

Organization for Autism Research
Who: college students with autism or Asperger’s syndrome
Amount: $3000
Due: The College Scholarships application for 2016-2017 is now closed.

Rewarding Individual Success in Education (RISE)
Who: students with learning disabilities who have overcome challenges to remain high academic achievers
Amount: $2500

1-800-wheelchair Scholarship
Who: high school seniors or continuing undergraduate students who have maintained a GPA of 3.0; applicants must submit a poem or essay about overcoming a challenge.
Amount: $500

Search these databases:

http://www.collegescholarships.org/disabilities.htm and 

http://www.collegescholarships.org/grants/disabilities.htm for additional scholarship opportunities.




Our Nazarene Heritage
Founded in 1899, Southern Nazarene University is a private, Christian, liberal arts university - a service of the Church of the Nazarene. Located on a 40-acre campus just west of Oklahoma City, SNU grew out of several small colleges committed to training people for service to God and their fellow man. More than 32,000 alumni work and serve throughout the United States and the world. Read About Our Heritage