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
E-mail
info@acb.org
Website
Website

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