Scholarships [Non UWW]

External Scholarships 

Disability-Related Scholarships and Awards

Please utilize the following website for Disability related scholarships from regional and national organizations. 

General

Disaboom Scholarship Network
Disaboom
http://www.disaboom.com/scholarships/

Incight Go Getter Scholarship
Incight
971-244-0305
http://www.incight.org/scholarship_links.php

Lime Scholarship
Google & Lime
http://www.limeconnect.com/google.html

Paul G. Hearne Leadership Award
800-840-8844
http://www.aapd-dc.org/DMD/PaulHearneAward.html

Proyecto Vision
http://www.proyectovision.net/english/opportunities/scholarships.html

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

Undergraduate Scholarship Program
Central Intelligence Agency
https://www.cia.gov/careers/student-opportunities/index.html#udergradscholar

Hearing Loss/Deafness

AG Bell Financial Aid and Scholarship Program
Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
202-337-5220
202-337-5221 (TTY)
http://www.agbell.org/DesktopDefault.aspx?p=College_Scholarship_Awards

Disaboom Scholarship Network
Disaboom
http://www.disaboom.com/scholarships/

Graduate Fellowship Fund
Gallaudet University Alumni Association
202-651-5060 (Voice/TTY)
http://aaweb.gallaudet.edu/Institutional_Advancement/Alumni_Relations/Alumni_Association_%28GUAA%29/The_Centennial_Fund/GF_Fund.html

Hard of Hearing and Deaf Scholarship
Sertoma International
816-333-8300
http://www.sertoma.org/NETCOMMUNITY/Page.aspx?pid=344&srcid=190

Minnie Pearl Scholarship Program
The EAR Foundation
800-545-7373 (HEAR)
615-627-2724 (voice/TDD)
http://www.earfoundation.org/

William C. Stokoe Scholarship
National Association of the Deaf: Stokoe
(301) 587-1789 (TTY)
http://www.nad.org

Visual Impairments

ACB Scholarship
American Council of the Blind
202-467-5081
http://www.acb.org/

AFB Scholarships
American Foundation for the Blind
800-232-5463
http://www.afb.org/scholarships.asp

CCLVI Scholarships
Council of Citizens with Low Vision International
800-733-2258
http://www.cclvi.org/

CRS Scholarship
Christian Record Services for the Blind
402-488-0981
http://services.christianrecord.org/scholarships/index.php

Disaboom Scholarship Network
Disaboom
http://www.disaboom.com/scholarships/

Ferrell Scholarship
Association for Education and Rehabilitation of the Blind and Visually Impaired
877-492-2708
http://www.aerbvi.org/modules.php?name=Content&pa=showpage&pid=77

Guild Scholar Award
Jewish Guild for the Blind
212-769-7801
http://www.jgb.org/guildscholar.asp

Lighthouse Scholarships
Lighthouse International
212-821-9428
http://www.lighthouse.org/aboutus/lighthouse-events/scholarships-and-career-awards/

Mary P. Oenslager Scholastic Achievement Award
Recording for the Blind and Dyslexic
609-452-0606
http://www.rfbd.org/applications_awards.htm

NFB Scholarships
National Federation of the Blind
404-371-1000
http://www.nfb.org/nfb/scholarship_program.asp

Physical/Mobility Impairments

1800Wheelchair.com
800-320-7140
http://www.1800wheelchair.com/Scholarship/

AmeriGlide Achiever Scholarship
AmeriGlide
800-790-1635
http://www.ameriglide.com/scholarship/

Disaboom Scholarship Network
Disaboom
http://www.disaboom.com/scholarships/

ELA Foundation Scholarship
Ethel Louise Armstrong Foundation
626-398-8840
http://www.ela.org/scholarships/scholarships.html

National Chair Scholars Scholarship
ChairScholars Foundation
813-920-1981
http://www.chairscholars.org/nationalprogram.htm

National MS Society Scholarship Program
National Multiple Sclerosis Society
800-344-4867
http://www.nationalmssociety.org/living-with-multiple-sclerosis/society-programs-and-services/scholarship/index.aspx

SBA Scholarship Program
Spina Bifida Association of America
202-944-3285 ext. 23
http://www.spinabifidaassociation.org/

Health Impairments

Disaboom Scholarship Network (cystic fibrosis, immunodeficiency, lupus)
Disaboom
http://www.disaboom.com/scholarships/

HFA Educational Scholarship
Hemophilia Federation of America
800-230-9797
http://hemophiliafed.org/programs-and-services/educational-scholarships/

IDF Scholarship Program
Immune Deficiency Foundation
800-296-4433
http://www.primaryimmune.org/patients_families/scholarship.htm

Kevin Child Scholarship
National Hemophilia Foundation
800-424-2634 ext. 3700
http://www.hemophilia.org/NHFWeb/MainPgs/MainNHF.aspx?menuid=53&contentid=35

Pfizer Epilepsy Scholarship Award
Intra Med Educational Group
800-292-7373
http://www.epilepsy-scholarship.com

Scholarships for Survivors Program
Patient Advocate Foundation
800-532-5274
http://www.patientadvocate.org/events.php?p=69

Solvay Cares Scholarship
Solvay Pharmaceuticals
770-578-5836
http://www.solvaycaresscholarship.com/

Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults
888-393-3863 (FUND)
http://www.ulmanfund.org/Services/Scholarship/20092010ScholarshipProgram/tabid/565/Default.aspx

Learning Disabilities

Ann Ford and Allegra Ford Scholarship
National Center for Learning Disabilities
888-575-7373
http://www.ncld.org/about-us/scholarships-aamp-awards/the-anne-ford-and-allegra-ford-scholarship-award

Anne & Matt Harbison Scholarship
P. Buckley Moss Society
540-943-5678
http://www.mosssociety.org/page.php?id=30

Disaboom Scholarship Network
Disaboom
http://www.disaboom.com/scholarships/

Learning Through Listening Award
Recording for the Blind and Dyslexic
609-452-0606
http://www.rfbd.org/applications_awards.htm

Hydrocephalus Association
415-732-7040
http://www.hydroassoc.org/education_support/scholarships

Mental Health

Lilly Reintegration Scholarship
800-809-8202
http://www.reintegration.com/

Disabled Veterans and Military Families

Disaboom Scholarship Network
Disaboom
http://www.disaboom.com/scholarships/

Resources

The resources listed provide regularly updated information about financial aid opportunities. Please send comments, corrections, and new information to doit@uw.edu.

Websites

Financial Aid Information

Scholarship Lists

Selected Publications

Financial Aid for the Disabled and Their Families, 2006-2008
by Gail Ann Schlachter, R. David Weber
Reference Service Press
ISBN# 978-1588411486

Dollars for College: The Quick Guide to Financial Aid for Students with Disabilities, 1995
by Elizabeth A. Olson (Editor)
Garrett Park Press (1997), P.O. Box 190, Garrett Park, MD 20896; 301-946-2553
ISBN# 978-0894341816

Location

Center for Students with Disabilities
Andersen Library Room 2002        
800 West Main Street                   
Whitewater WI 53190
Map & Directions

Phone/Fax

Front Desk: 262-472-4711
TTY: 262-472-1109
Fax: 262-472-4865

54.82.186.169
http://www.uww.edu/