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Scholarship for People with Disabilities

  • Website Address
  • http://www.couragecenter.org/ContentPages/disabili...
  • Contact
  • Scholarship Committee
  • Address
  • 3915 Golden Valley Road
  • Minneapolis, MN 55422
  • Email Address
  • nancy.robinow@allina.com
  • Application Deadline
  • May 31, 2017
  • Number Of Awards
  • See Description
  • Maximum Amount
  • $1,000
  • Scholarship Description
  • The Scholarship for People with Disabilities program is administered by Courage Center through a Scholarship Committee. Funds are made available through the private donation of Melvin and Sally Mooty. The scholarship monies are to fund tuition, books, and supplies. The program is intended to assist people who have a sensory impairment or physical disability who want to pursue educational goals or gain technical expertise beyond high school. Applicants will need to identify how a scholarship will support their educational aspirations and career goals. Selection emphasis is placed on the applicants' intentions and achievements rather than solely on his/her graduation ranking.

    Eligibility:
    -U.S. Citizen
    -Minnesota resident or participant in Courage Center services
    -High school diploma or GED
    -Enrolled as an undergraduate student or in a technical college
    -Attend an accredited institution
    -Demonstrated ability to be an achiever
    -Demonstrated financial need and merit
    -Maintain satisfactory academic progress
    -Create a "Statement of Intention" essay
    -Carry a minimum of full-time credits
    -Provide periodic progress updates
    -Personal interview is required of all finalists

    For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

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