Scholarships for the Visually Impaired

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The Council of Citizens with Low Vision International (CCLVI), an affiliate of the American Council of the Blind, annually awards three scholarships in the amount of $3,000 each to fulltime college students – an incoming freshman, an undergraduate and a graduate student – all of whom must be low vision, maintain a strong GPA and be involved in school/local community activities.

Application materials must be received by 11:59 pm Eastern Time March 15, 2020. Scholarship monies will be awarded for the 2020 – 2021 academic year..
To access the guidelines, application and vision certification form, visit
and click on the Scheigert Scholarship link.
Questions may be directed to 844-460-0625.