National Scholarship for College Students with Disabilities - Amount: $2,000 - Scholarship is open to students with a disability who are enrolled full-time in a two or four-year accredited college or university in the United States and who are U.S. citizens. Applicant must submit an essay on their best experience of a “Random Act of Kindness.”

Allegra Ford Thomas Scholarship - Amount: $2,500 - Scholarship is open to students with learning disabilities who are graduating high school seniors and will be attending a two-year community college, a vocational/technical training program, or specialized program for students with LD in the fall. Applicant must also demonstrate financial need.

Anne Ford Scholarship - Amount: $10,000 ($2,500 /year over four years) - Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors with a documented learning disability who will be enrolled in a full-time bachelor’s degree program in the fall.

Business Plan Scholarship for Students With Disabilities - Amount: $1,000 - Scholarship is open to students enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program at any accredited American College, University or Trade School with a documented disability, including but not limited to physical disabilities, medical conditions, mental and psychiatric conditions, speech and language, learning disabilities, behavior conditions, and all other disabling conditions.

Frederick J. Krause Scholarship on Health and Disability - Amount: $1,000 - Scholarship is open to college sophomores, juniors, and seniors who are enrolled full-time and have a disability as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act. Preference will be given to students majoring in public health, disability studies, health promotion or a field related to disability and health.

UCT Scholarship Program -  Scholarship is open to current college students, or teachers looking to go back to school, who are pursuing degrees or certification to teach persons with intellectual disabilities.

Yorkville Blankets ASD Scholarship - Amount: $1,000 - Description: Scholarship is open to students who have been accepted or enrolled in a post-secondary education program who have an Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) or have an immediate family member who has ASD.

ABA Therapy Scholarship - Amount: $1,000 - Scholarship is open to U.S. citizens and permanent residents enrolled in or planning to enroll in an accredited college or university full-time in 2018. Applicant must be studying in a field that will benefit the research or clinical therapy for Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD).

Bottar Leone Scholarship - Amount: $2,500 - Scholarship is open to high school graduates who are currently enrolled full-time at an accredited two-year or four-year university or community college in the United States with at least a 3.0 GPA. Applicant must have a documented physical or learning disability (students with ADD/ADHD alone are not eligible) and have demonstrated financial need.

 Learning disabilities: National Center for Learning Disabilities. Up to $10,000 ($2,500 a year).

Learning disabilities: Marion Huber Learning Through Listening Awards. Up to $6,000.

Dyslexia or language learning disability: P. Buckley Moss Endowed Scholarship. Up to $4,000 ($1,000 a year for four years) for a student who has financial need and is pursuing visual arts.

Learning disability other than ADD or ADHD: Rise Scholarship. Must have a GPA of at least 2.5. $2,500.

ADHD: Michael Yasick ADHD Scholarship. $2,000.

Learning disabilities: Morelli Scholarship. Up to $1,000.

Learning disabilities: Smart Kids With Learning Disabilities. $1,000.

Autism: Feldman Royle Law Firm. $1,000.

Dyslexia: Judd S. Nemirolaw firm scholarship. $1,000.

The Anne Ford Scholarship is supported by the National Center for Learning Disabilities. The $10,000 scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors with a documented learning disability. Students must be enrolled full time in a bachelor degree program at an accredited college or university. The scholarship is disbursed in four annual installments of $2500.

Learning Ally offers two awards for students with print and learning disabilities.

Lime Connect offers a number of aid programs for students in the United States and Canada.

The Microsoft DisAbility Scholarship provides students with a $5,000 award.

P. Buckley Moss Foundation Scholarhip

The Rise Scholarship Foundation offers a number of scholarships for people with learning disorders.

Through the Looking Glass provides $1,000 awards to students who have parents with disabilities & may also have a disability themselves.


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