The American Council of the Blind (ACB) annually awards approximately twenty scholarships ranging in amounts from $1,000 to $2,500 to vocational, entering freshmen, undergraduate and graduate college students who are legally blind, maintain a 3.3 Grade Point Average and are involved in their school/local community.
Awards are for study in the United States. International students may apply if they have a letter of acceptance from a college or university in the United States. American students can also use it towards study abroad. Scholarship monies will be awarded for the upcoming academic year.
For more information, please contact the ACB National Office at: (202) 467-5081 or (800) 424-8666. To read the scholarship guidelines and complete an on-line application, please visit American Council of the Blind.