Scholarships
There are several different scholarships available for the undergraduate and graduate students. Many of these scholarships are for exclusive needs. Just like there are various scholarships available for the students suffering from disability of some kind. A few of them are listed here: 1) Award Of Excellence Asthma Scholarship Program: This scholarship program is administered by the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology. This $100-$1000 award is available only for the physically disabled high school students. 2) Bill McAdam Scholarship Fund: This is an exclusive scholarship facility for the undergraduate students, who have been diagnosed with hemophilia, bleeding disorders or other disabilities. This is an annual scholarship facility. 3) Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Scholarship: This special scholarship is aimed at providing financial help to students, to help them continue their college education. This is offered to young adults suffering from Cystic Fibrosis. 4) Hemophilia Health Services Memorial Scholarship Program: This scholarship program is for people suffering from Hemophilia and other related bleeding disorders. Only US citizens with hemophilia are eligible for this scholarship facility. 5) Pfizer Epilepsy Scholarship Award: This yearly scholarship facility is for an amount of $3000. This caters to students showing academic and extra curricular excellence and [...]

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There are numerous people who are interested in continuing their education even beyond their college going age in an attempt to gain additional knowledge and skills. There are yet other people, who wish to return back to college with a desire to complete their half left education. One common topic of concern for all such aspiring students is financial aid. It is a known fact that the best solution for such financial needs are grants and scholarships. However, a common misconception among people is that, there is an age limit for applying for these financial aids. This is one reason why adults fail to apply for the scholarships and face financial crisis, while trying to manage their family as well as educational expenses. However, the fact is that, there is no particular age for applying for a scholarship. Also, it is not necessary for you to be extra talented or extremely brilliant, in order to be eligible for one of the scholarships. The best part is that, there are several scholarship programs that are especially designed to help the adult students looking for academic aids. There are also numerous scholarships designed exclusively for the married or single men and women. [...]

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Of the several less known disabilities, Dyslexia is one prominent disability which has several scholarships administered to students possessing it. Included here are a few important ones: 1) Stanley E Jackson Scholarship: This scholarship is administered by an organization called, Foundation for Exceptional Children. Under this facility, an amount of $500 is offered to the students. 2) Marion Huber Learning Through Listening Awards: This is an annual scholarship facility, presented by Recording for the Blind and Dyslexia. This scholarship caters to high school students Dyslexic traits. 3) Elks Undergraduate Scholarship Program: In order to be eligible for this particular scholarship, the students are required to be residents of the state of California or Hawaii and portray learning disability. 4) Anne Ford Scholarship: This special scholarship is administered by the National Center of Learning Disabilities. This is an exclusive merit based scholarship facility, for an amount of $10,000. 5) Playwright Discovery Program: This is a disability based program offered to nearly 25 people every year. While an amount of $500 is offered to students under 18 years of age, an amount of $2,500 is presented to students in the age group of 19-25. 6) Ralph G. Norman Scholarship: This scholarship is [...]

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Categories: Scholarships