NFB Howard Brown Rickard Scholarship
Applicants for the Howard Brown Rickard Scholarship must be studying or planning to study in the fields of law, medicine, engineering, architecture, or the natural sciences.
All applicants for these scholarships:
- must be legally blind (PDF document) in both eyes, and
- must be residing in the United States, the District of Columbia, or Puerto Rico, and
- must be pursuing or planning to pursue a full-time, postsecondary course of study in a degree program at a United States institution in the 2011 scholastic year, except that one scholarship may be given to a person employed full-time while attending school part-time, and
- must participate in the entire NFB national convention and in all scheduled scholarship program activities.
For more information and an application for this and other scholarships awarded by the NFB, please go to the website.