Association for Education and Rehabilitation of the Blind and Visually Impaired/William and Dorothy Ferrell Scholarship

Nonrenewable scholarship given in even years for postsecondary education leading to career in services for blind or visually impaired. Applicant must submit proof of legal blindness or visual field impairment of 20 percent or less.


Award Amount $500 - $1,000
Number of Awards 1 - 2
Application Deadline March 25
Available to Class Level Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors, Graduate students
Renewability Not renewable


Minimum GPA Required None specified
Ethnicity/Heritage None specified
Residency None specified
Gender None specified
Religious Affiliation None specified
Location of College None specified
Area of Study Education, Health and Medical Sciences, Occupational Safety and Health, Therapy/Rehabilitation
Financial Need Financial need analysis is not required


Organization Scholarship Coordinator
Association for Education and Rehabilitation of the Blind and Visually Impaired
Address 1703 North Beauregard Street, Suite 440
City, State, Zip Alexandria, VA 22311-1744
Telephone (703) 671-4500
Web Site Web site
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