Scholarship Application


 

Scholarship

  • Scholarships are awarded annually in the amount of $500 to $2,500
  • In 2019, approximately 20% of applicants were awarded a scholarship.
  • Awardee may apply the scholarship towards the following:
    • Tuition
    • Books
    • Testing
    • Tutoring
    • Assistive technology
    • Other resources required to obtain accommodations

Eligibility Criteria

  • High school or college student
  • Pursing a degree in STEM field (science, technology, engineering, math)
  • Have a demonstrated learning challenge (disability) of dyslexia, dysgraphia and/or dyscalculia

 Application Process

  • Our scholarship application process is online utilizing the SM Apply program.  A link to our application program will be posted here once the application window opens.
  • Resources required for completing the application:
    • Email address
    • Recommendation letter from a teacher, counselor or other school personnel
    • Documentation of your learning challenge such as a 504, IEP or one-page letter from a teacher or counselor
    • Most recent transcript, official or unofficial

 Application Timeline

  • January 2, 2020: application program opens
  • March 13, 2020: application program closes
  • May 31, 2020: applicants are notified on their request for a scholarship no later than this date
  • Summer 2020: scholarships are paid out for Fall 2020

Assistance
Please contact us with any questions you have regarding the application process or scholarship eligibility at .