Niche College Scholarship

Synchrony Scholarship for Autistic Students of Color

April 24, 2024
Awards Available: Varies

Scholarship Description

The Organization for Autism Research’s scholarship program awards $3,000 scholarships to students across the autism spectrum. We are pleased to invite applications from persons with an autism diagnosis (DSM-IV or later criteria) pursuing full-time, post-secondary, education in any of the following: four-year undergraduate college or university, two-year undergraduate college, trade school, technical school, vocational school, or cooperative life skills program.

OAR is pleased to offer three scholarships for autistic students who are enrolled in postsecondary educational programs. Each scholarship offers $3,000 awards to its winners. Applicants may only apply to one of the three scholarships. The Synchrony Scholarship for Autistic Students of Color supports students attending any type of undergraduate postsecondary education: two- or four-year colleges; life skills or postsecondary programs; or vocational, technical, or trade schools. Applicants must belong to an underrepresented racial/ethnic minority group. (Please note that autistic students of color are eligible to apply to any of the three programs for which they qualify, but they can only apply for one of them.) Scholarship Search