NFB Hank LeBonne Scholarship

  • Website Address
  • https://nfb.org/images/nfb/publications/fr/fr26/is...
  • Contact
  • Anil Lewis
  • Address
  • 1800 Johnson Street
  • Baltimore, MD 21230
  • Email Address
  • scholarships@nfb.org
  • Application Deadline
  • March 31, 2017
  • Number Of Awards
  • 1
  • Maximum Amount
  • $5,000
  • Scholarship Description
  • Hank LeBonne was a man who loved life and loved the National Federation of the Blind. His last wish was that his remaining assets be used to help young blind men and women have the same opportunities in life he enjoyed. No additional restrictions.

    Eligibility:
    -Must be legally blind
    -Must be pursuing or planning to pursue a full-time, post-secondary course of study in a degree program at a United States institution in the fall of the 2008-2009 academic year, except that one scholarship may be given to a person employed full-time while attending school part-time
    -Must be willing and able to participate in the entire NFB national convention and in all scheduled scholarship program activities

    For more details and to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

See if you qualify for this award

Learn more about this scholarship and many more.
Find Scholarships Instantly!
  

High School Scholarships

Latest College & Financial Aid News

FAFSA Change Complicates Financial Aid Process, College Scholarships for 2017 May Help

March 21, 2017

by Susan Dutca

Finding a way to pay for college is a whole mess in itself. Add to that the stress of filling out a FAFSA and now, the removal of a key I.R.S. tool that made the process somewhat less difficult, and you have millions of students in limbo, panicking about how they will pay for college. [...]

Is GoFundMe College Funding Going Too Far?

March 14, 2017

by Susan Dutca

Although many students admit they're embarrassed to ask for money, crowdfunding has proven to be successful for students with the help of friends, families, colleagues and even strangers. [...]

Women Scholarships for National Women's History Month

March 9, 2017

by Susan Dutca

March is National Women's History Month, and while we observe and celebrate the many females that brought forth change and exemplary contributions to our society, we want to give you some opportunities to pursue your dreams - without the financial burden. Ladies, check out these scholarship opportunities reserved for women only: [...]

Follow Us:

facebook twitter rss feed