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American Council of the Blind/American Council of the Blind Scholarships

Merit-based award available to undergraduate students who are legally blind in both eyes. Submit certificate of legal blindness and proof of acceptance at an accredited postsecondary institution, as well as scholarship application, high school or college transcripts and other supporting documents (see directions on www.acb.org). Deadline: February 15.

AWARD INFORMATION

Award Amount $1,000 - $3,500
Number of Awards 16 - 20
Application Deadline February 15
Available to Class Level Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors, Graduate students, Postgraduate students
Renewability Not renewable

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

Minimum GPA Required 3.5
Ethnicity/Heritage None specified
Residency None specified
Gender None specified
Religious Affiliation None specified
Location of College None specified
Area of Study None specified
Financial Need Financial need analysis is not required

SCHOLARSHIP SPONSOR

Organization Scholarship Coordinator
American Council of the Blind
Address 6300 Shingle Creek Pkwy Suite 195
City, State, Zip Brooklyn Center, MN 55430
Telephone (612) 332-3242
Fax  
E-mail info@acb.org
Web Site Web site
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