Scholarship and Financial Aid Opportunities
FINANCIAL AID FOR COCC STUDENTS
See: COCC Financial-Aid Scholarships
STAY FIT IN COLLEGE
Promotes fitness in college.
THE SMART STUDENT GUIDE TO FINANCIAL AID
Information about scholarships and fellowships for students with disabilities. See:
SCHOLARSHIPS AND INTERNSHIPS FOR LATINO STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES
The World Institute on Disability (WID) has a five-year grant to establish the National Technical Assistance Center for Latinos with Disabilities living in the United States, through Proyecto Vision. Proyecto Vision's website has a list of scholarship opportunities for college students who are Latino and who are living with disability. See:
Proyecto Vision Scholarships
COLLEGE FUNDING FOR STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES
From DOIT, this guide to funding a college education includes a list of disability-related scholarships and awards.
DOIT Guide to Financial Aid Brochure
FEDERAL STUDENT AID - GRANT PROGRAM
Disability.gov, this fact sheet provides an overview of the major federal student aid grant programs. The federal government provides grant funds for students attending colleges, including career colleges and universities. Grants, unlike loans, do not have to be repaid. To access the fact sheet in English see:
Federal Student Aid Grant Program Fact Sheet. A Spanish version is available at:
Federal Student Aid Grant Program Fact Sheet (en Espanol)
ON LINE COMPILATIONS OF SCHOLARSHIPS SPECIFICALLY FOR STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES
From Michigan State University
MSU Compilation of Scholarships for Students with Disabilities
National Youth Leadership Network, The national voice for young leaders with disabilities.
NYLN - National Youth Leadership Network
Scholarships offered by other organizations: