National Center for Learning Disabilities is proud to announce that they accept applications for the 2022-2023 academic year. The Allegra Ford Thomas Scholarship supported by National Center for Learning Disabilities is a $5,000 grant granted for more than two years ($2,500 every year) to a graduating secondary school senior who will be enrolled at a two-year junior college, a professional or specialized preparing program, or a particular program for understudies with LD as well as ADHD in the fall. Specifically, the understudies should have any learning disability(LD) or ADHD. The application cut off time for the 2022 grants is April 10, 2022.
The Allegra Ford Thomas Scholarship was made to provide assistance and support to grant candidates who communicate a monetary need, show their capacity to contribute absolutely to society, and present opportunities for different understudies with learning disabilities. The following grant is awarded or given to those candidates who can use the scholarships funds in the most appropriate way possible and bring the best out of it for the community and the students who are the same as them.
NCLD works on saving the lives of the 1 out of 5 with learning and consideration issues by enabling guardians and young adults, changing schools, and advocating for equivalent rights and opportunities. For over 40 years, NCLD has attempted to make a society in which each individual has the academic, social, and enthusiastic abilities expected to prevail in school, at work, and in life.
Following are the brief details concerning the subsequent grant:
|Organization||National Center for Learning Disabilities|
|Education Level||College students|
|Number of Awards||1|
|Contest Deadline||April 10, 2022|
|Application Fees||Not required|
Who is Eligible?
Following is the qualification criteria for the concerning grant program:
- Graduating high school seniors enrolled in a two-year community college, a vocational or technical training program, or a specialized program for students with LD and ADHD.
- Students must have documented learning disabilities (LD) and ADHD.
How to Apply?
The qualified candidates who are intrigued to apply must fill out the application form. The link to the application form is provided on the official portal of the grant and can be accessed only by logging in or by creating an account on the scholarship portal if you haven’t already.
The Allegra Ford Thomas Scholarship awards a $5,000 worth scholarship for over two years ($2,500 each year) to a graduating high school senior who will enroll in a two-year community college, a vocational or technical training program, or a specialized program for students with LD and ADHD in the fall. The awarded funds will directly go against your education through the institution you are going to or planning to go to.
This grant application is accepted from October 4, 2021, to April 10, 2022. No applications submitted before or after the mentioned period will be considered and have you disqualified from the program. So hurry up and apply already.