Dyslexia Scholarships

There are many opportunities available these days for students who learn differently than many of their friends and peers. The number and variety of learning disabilities is considerable and, thankfully, we now have schools that deal specifically with students who require a different approach to absorbing information and there are scholarships for them, as well.

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ACF Robby Baker Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/17/2022
  • Amount: $1,000
  • The Robby Baker Scholarship Fund awards one scholarship annually to a graduating senior at La Cueva High School who has a language learning, reading disability, learning barrier or related disability. Applicants must have a minimum 2.0 GPA and plan to attend a nonprofit or public education institute, or a non profit technical school, part- or full-time. For more information or to apply, please [...] More

Pine Cone Foundation Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2022
  • Amount: $3,500
  • The Pine Cone Foundation awards multi-year scholarships to students with documented learning disabilities across the state of California who aspire to attend community college. Applicants must be graduating high school seniors who are U.S. citizens and California residents, plan on enrolling at a community college in CA with a course load of 8+ credits for associate, bachelor, technical and [...] More

The Ability Center of Greater Toledo Scholarships

  • Application Deadline: 3/31/2022
  • Amount: $2,000
  • Ensuring that people with disabilities have opportunities to achieve higher education and the accompanying rewards is important to The Ability Center. Therefore, the Center provides college scholarships to area students with disabilities. Applicants must be an individual with a disability, have a permanent address in Lucas, Wood, Fulton, Henry, Ottawa, Defiance, Williams counties in Ohio or have [...] More

VSA International Young Soloists Award

  • Application Deadline: 2/8/2022
  • Amount: $2,000
  • Each year, outstanding young musicians with disabilities, ages 14-25, are recognized by the VSA International Young Soloists Competition. The Kennedy Center selects up to four winners from around the world. Applicants can apply as an instrumental or vocal soloist, or as ensembles. The competition is open to all genres. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's [...] More
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Last Reviewed: May 2021

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