Allegra Ford Thomas Scholarship | Scholarships4Students.com

Allegra Ford Thomas Scholarship

  
Award amount

$2,500

Deadline

DEC 31

Awards available

1

Scholarship title: Allegra Ford Thomas Scholarship

Applicable Majors: All Fields of Study

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

The ideal Allegra Ford Thomas Scholar is a student who:

  • Articulates his or her LD and recognizes the need for self-advocacy
  • Is committed to post-high school academic study/career training and has begun to set realistic career goals
  • Has demonstrated perseverance and is committed to achieving personal goals despite the challenges of LD
  • Participates in school and community activities
  • Demonstrates financial need

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

  • Be a senior in high school who will be attending a two-year community college, a vocational/technical training program, or a specialized program for students with LD
  • Be a U.S. Citizen
  • Provide most current documentation of an identified learning disability (Please note: ADD/ADHD alone is not considered a learning disability; eligible candidates must also provide documentation of a specific learning disability)
  • Demonstrate financial need

Additional Information

Please visit the sponsor's Web site for additional information and entry requirements.

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