Scholarship sponsored by Washington Council of the Blind for blind applicants to pursue undergraduate and graduate courses, Washington, 2012
Scholarship Program: Washington Council of the Blind Scholarship
Type of Award: Scholarship
Nationality: U.S. Citizen
Employer: Washington Council of the Blind
Level of Study: Undergraduate, Graduate
Subjects(s): Courses offered by the college or university
Duration: Not known
Number of Awards: Not known
Am I Eligible? - The applicant must be legally blind in both eyes. Legal blindness is defined as an individual who has a visual acuity of 20/200 or less in the corrected eye and/or 20 degrees or less visual field in the corrected eye.
- The applicant must be enrolled or have been accepted to enroll in an accredited vocational school, college or university located in the United States.
-The applicant must be a resident of Washington State. A resident of Washington State is an individual who has physically resided in the State of Washington for a period of twelve (12) consecutive months at the time of application.
What does it cover? Contact Employer
How do I Apply? By post
Scholarship Description: By providing financial support to selected blind and visually impaired Washington residents attending institutions of higher learning, the Washington Council of the Blind scholarship program supports their personal growth and realization of educational goals by increasing the visibility of blind and visually impaired students on campuses and promoting the development of future leaders of our communities.
Application closing date: August 31, 2012