The following scholarships are available for eligible students with disabilities.
The Karman Healthcare Scholarship Fund now provides students with the opportunity to earn two $500 scholarships per year. This scholarship will apply to students this year who have a mobility disability, excelled academically and those who have a regard for disability awareness in America. For more information, visit https://www.karmanhealthcare.com/scholarships. Deadline to apply: September 1, 2017.
In order to participate in the Vitamin D Deficiency Symptoms Guide, you are required to research and write an essay about “ Vitamin D Deficiency and Depression”. We are aware of the power of the written word, so we want to help the creative students demonstrate their research and literary abilities in this particular area. For more information, visit http://www.vitaminddeficiencysymptomsguide.com/scholarship. Deadline to apply: October 31, 2017.
Have you written a business plan for competition, class, or to further your own entrepreneurial ventures? If so, you are invited to apply for the Business Plan Scholarship From Fit Small Business. Fit Small Business is interested in finding out what you learned from writing a business plan. Instead of providing the business plan, to apply for the scholarship submit a 500 to 1,000 word essay on "What I Learned from Writing a Business Plan." For more information, please visit http://fitsmallbusiness.com/learn-how-to-write-a-business-plan. Deadline to apply: November 1, 2017.
Are you caring for an adult relative while enrolled in a U.S. college or university? At Caring.com understands that caregiving can be both difficult and rewarding. It becomes even more difficult when you have to juggle classes and student life alongside caregiving responsibilities. Caring.com is offering three $1,500 scholarships to students attending an accredited U.S. college or university who care for aging relatives. Submit your story though a 1500-word essay or 2-minute video describing your journey. For more information, please visit https://www.caring.com/scholarship.
Deadline to apply: December 31, 2017.
For additional scholarship information, see Delgado Student Financial Assistance: Scholarships.