American Council Of The Blind
Floyd Qualls Memorial Scholarship
Type of award: Scholarship, renewable.
Intended use: For full-time undergraduate or graduate study at accredited postsecondary institution in United States. Eligibility: Applicant must be visually impaired.
Basis for selection:Applicant must demonstrate high academic achievement, depth of character and leadership.
Application requirements: Interview, recommendations, essay, transcript, proof of eligibility.
Additional information: Applicant must be legally blind in both eyes. One award each for an entering freshman, other undergraduate , graduate, and vocational student, plus one discretionary award. Number of awards may vary.
Amount of award: $3,500
Number of awards: 5
Number of applicants: 200
Application deadline: March 1 Notification begins: May 15 Total amount awarded: $28,250
American Council of the Blind 6300 Shingle Creek Parkway Suite 195
Brooklyn Center, MN 55430 Phone: 612-332-3242
Fax: 763-432- 7562