Scholarship For Disabled
American Association On Health & Disability was founded in order to contribute their efforts to prevent additional health complications in people with disabilities. They are active in all national, state and local level and working out strategies to reduce the effect of secondary conditions and health disparities between people with disabilities and general population. Started in 2009 AAHD Scholarship Program has been designed for the students with disabilities and are willing to pursue higher education in the field of public health, health promotion, disability studies, disability policy and disability research. Eligibility Criteria: Must be a US Citizen or legal resident living in US and enrolled in or accepted by an accredited US four year university or a graduate school on full time basis. Must have documented disability and provide proof for the same Must be a high school graduate Students majoring in public health, disability studies health promotion or a field related to disability and health will be first on the priority list. For application and other necessary details log on to: http://www.aahd.us/page.php?pname=Scholarship%20Program Along with the application you need to submit: Personal statement of three pages giving brief personal history, educational/career goals, extracurricular activities and a reason why they should [...]

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AmeriGlide is the leading name as the supplier and distributer of mobility products including manual and electric wheelchair lifts, star lifts, bath equipment and many more. Also, it provides financial support to those who are disabled. Life itself is a big challenge for such people whose disability poses challenges to them in every walk of life. AmeriGlide has taken a step ahead to help such mobility impaired students to take up higher education by supporting them with cash with which they can use to meet the necessary expenses such as books, materials, tuition or other academic related expenses. To apply for this scholarship you need to fulfill certain criteria’s Applicant must be a legal resident of United States or hold a valid student visa Applicant must be enrolled to an accredited two or four Year College Applicant must     a user of electric or manual wheel chair Must have a minimum of 3.0 GPA To know the details about the scholarship and its application procedure refer to the site: http://www.ameriglide.com/Scholarship/ Along with the application you need to submit: An essay of 500 words answering one of the following questions: •    What area of your school do you think would benefit [...]

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Ethel Louise Armstrong Foundation Scholarship is a real blessing for female students with disability. Female graduate students can opt for this scholarship provided they fulfill the norms stated or expected by the Ethel Louise Armstrong Foundation. Scholarship amount ranges from $ 500-$ 2000, shall be made available for graduate students who fulfill all the requirements and furnish all the necessary details in a proper way as mentioned in the site. Eligibility: Applicant should be strictly women Student must have documented disability Currently enrolled in an accredited college or university or is applying for graduate program. Must be active in local, state or national disability organization that provides services and advocacy for the people with disabilities. For more details and information regarding application and other details please visit: http://www.ela.org/scholarships/scholarships_process.html . for queries you can contact: Deborah Lewis at (626) 398-8840 or executivedirector@ela.org. The last date for application submission is June 1, 2010

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Categories: Scholarship For Disabled, Scholarships