Disability or Health Condition

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Margaret S. Sterck Scholarship

Deadline: June 1, 2017 Eligibility: Must be a Delaware resident and full-time undergraduate student at the University of Delaware with a communicative disability. (A communicative disability is defined as deafness, hard of hearing, speech impairment, or combination thereof.) Students are required to file a financial aid application (FAFSA) annually to determine financial need. The scholarship [...]

National Multiple Sclerosis Society Scholarship

Deadline: January 2017, check website for details. Eligibility: High school seniors who have MS, or who have a parent with MS, who will be attending an accredited postsecondary school for the first time. High school (or GED) graduates of any age who have MS, or who have a parent with MS, who will be attending [...]

National Federation of the Blind (NFB) Scholarship Program

Deadline: March 31, 2017 Eligibility: NFB gives 30 scholarships annually to recognize achievement by blind scholars. All applicants for these scholarships: Must be legally blind in both eyes. Must live in the United States, the District of Columbia or Puerto Rico. Must be pursuing or planning to pursue a full-time, postsecondary course of study in a degree program [...]

Delaware Diabetes Coalition Inc.

Deadline: May 1, 2017 Notification of aware will be no later than June 15, 2017 Eligibility: The Delaware Diabetes Coalition in collaboration with the Delaware Division of Public Health (DPH) is currently accepting scholarship applications for the 2017-2018 school year, from high school seniors who have Type 1 or Type 2 diabetes. Delaware resident. High [...]

Achievement Scholarship for Students with a History of Chronic Illness Fund

Deadline: March 15, 2017 Eligibility: Must have experienced a health-related issue – not necessarily a chronic illness – documented by a physician, which lasted at least six months and impaired the individual’s ability to pursue his or her education. Graduating seniors or former graduates of any high school in the state of Delaware. Preference will [...]