Ralph G. Norman Scholarship

$2,500

March 30, 2021

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  • Scholarship Description
  • The Learning Disabilities Association of Arkansas is seeking applicants for the Ralph G. Norman Scholarship, which is awarded in the amount of $2,500 to an individual with a documented learning disability who will be enrolled in the fall at a university, two-year community college, or a vocational/technical training program. The applicant must: be a current Arkansas resident, attending a university, two-year community college or a vocational or technical training program, and be able to provide most current documentation of an identified learning disability. The top 10 candidates as selected by the LDAA scholarship committee will be presented to members of the board who will select three candidates who have overcome academic challenges related to their learning disabilities. Recipients are announced in the spring. For more information, or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
  • Contact
  • Scholarship Committee
  • P.O. Box 23514
  • Little Rock, AR 72221
  • info@ldarkansas.org
  • 501-650-4653

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