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Foundation For Sight and Sound 2015 - 2016 Scholarships

  • Synopsis: Published: 2015-07-28 (Rev. 2016-03-27) - The Foundation For Sight and Sound currently has 9 scholarship opportunities for the visually or hearing impaired and blind. For further information pertaining to this article contact: The Foundation For Sight and Sound at fssny.org.

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"The scholarship's purpose is to help students who are blind reach their full potential."

Each of the scholarships listed are offered Nationally, MetroNY, and Long Island.

Scholarship 1. Visually Impaired Scholarship, $500 offering 1 scholarship.

The scholarship's purpose is to help students with visual challenges reach their full potential. This will further allow the students to build confidence and self-esteem as they prepare to begin their college or vocational school education.

Scholarship 2. Blind Student Scholarship, $500 offering 1 scholarship.

The scholarship's purpose is to help students who are blind reach their full potential. This will further allow the students to build confidence and self-esteem as they prepare to begin their college education.

Scholarship 3. Help America Hear, 2 hearing aids offering 1 scholarship.

The scholarship's purpose is to help students with hearing challenges reach their full potential by giving them the gift of sound. This will further allow the students to build confidence and self-esteem as they prepare to begin their college or vocational school education.

Criteria:

  • No Minimum SAT/ACT and GPA required
  • School Year 2013/2014 for college
  • Can be a college or vocational school

Further Information and Applications:

  • National Scholarships (Blind, Visually Impaired, and Hearing Challenged): fssny.org/national-scholarships.php
  • MetroNY Scholarships (Blind, Visually Impaired, and Hearing Challenged): fssny.org/metro-new-york-scholarships.php
  • Long Island Scholarships (Blind, Visually Impaired, and Hearing Challenged): fssny.org/long-island-scholarships.php


Related:

  1. Scholarship Program for Deserving Students - Zehl & Associates PC - (2015-01-29)
    https://www.disabled-world.com/disability/education/scholarships/deserving.php
  2. College Scholarships for Students with Tourette Syndrome - Dollars 4 Tic Scholars - (2015-02-18)
    https://www.disabled-world.com/disability/education/scholarships/ts.php
  3. Scholarships for Students Who Have Parent with Disability - Through the Looking Glass - (2015-02-27)
    https://www.disabled-world.com/disability/education/scholarships/parent.php

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