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Allegra Ford Thomas Scholarship

Synopsis: $2,500 scholarship for graduating high school senior with learning disability (LD) and/or ADHD.1

Author: National Center for Learning Disabilities Contact:

Published: 2016-08-22

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The Allegra Ford Thomas Scholarship is a one-time $2,500 scholarship awarded to a graduating high school senior with a documented learning disability (LD) and/or ADHD who will be enrolled in a two-year community college, a vocational or technical training program, or a specialized program for students with LD and/or ADHD in the fall.

The ideal Allegra Ford Thomas Scholar is a student who:

To be eligible for the Allegra Ford Thomas Scholarship, an applicant must:

Please note: LD and ADHD can co-occur with other issues such as speech/language, hearing and vision, and autism spectrum disorders; to be eligible candidates must provide documentation of a specific LD and/or ADHD.



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Cite Page: Journal: Disabled World. Language: English (U.S.). Author: National Center for Learning Disabilities. Electronic Publication Date: 2016-08-22. Last Revised Date: 2016-08-22. Reference Title: Allegra Ford Thomas Scholarship, Source: <a href=>Allegra Ford Thomas Scholarship</a>. Abstract: $2,500 scholarship for graduating high school senior with learning disability (LD) and/or ADHD. Retrieved 2021-02-28, from - Reference Category Number: DW#323-12328.