Application deadline: April 1, 2016
Since 2004, Incight has awarded more than 850 scholarships to students with disabilities pursuing higher education. These scholars are enrolled in Community College, University, Vocational School and Graduate Programs. Up to 100 students who demonstrate outstanding service to their community and overcome personal obstacles are awarded scholarships from Incight.
- For tuition purposes, you must be considered a resident of Oregon, Washington, or California. This does not mean you must attend school in one of these states, simply that you are considered a resident based on your permanent address.
- You must have a documented disability. This can be any type of disability as it is defined by the ADA, DSM-V, IDEA, or other governing body. This classification includes, but is not limited to: Autism, Deaf-blindness, Deafness, Development delay, Emotional disturbance, Hearing impairment, Intellectual disability, Multiple disabilities, Orthopedic impairment, Other health impairment, Specific learning disability, Speech or language impairment, Traumatic brain injury, Visual impairment, including blindness
- You must be attending higher education during the funding cycle following your application (2016-2017 School Year.) This includes college, university, community college, or vocational school. You may be pursuing any type of degree within these institutions (Associates Degree, Bachelors, Masters, Doctorate, etc.)
- You must maintain full-time enrollment throughout the academic year
Scholarships range from $500-$1500 and are renewable.
For complete information about this opportunity, see: http://incight.org/education/scholarship