Outside Disability-Related Scholarships and Resources

Affordable Colleges for Students with Disabilities

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A complete guide to college financing for students with disabilities. Find expert advice on loans, grants and scholarships specifically for students with disabilities, as well as resources to help with the job search after graduation.

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OPM Shared List Of People With Disabilities

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Bender Consulting Services is working in partnership with the Office of
Personnel Management (OPM) to recruit and screen candidates with
disabilities interested in federal employment for accounting, budget analysis, contact representative, contracts, finance, human resources, information technology, administrative support, and miscellaneous clerical positions throughout the United States.

Successful candidates will be placed on the OPM Shared List of People with Disabilities, a database of resumes available to agency hiring managers and human resource personnel government wide.

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BestColleges.com Financial Aid Opportunities

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This easy-to-reference, comprehensive list of financial aid opportunities makes a real difference for disabled students. Resources include scholarships for students with a variety of disabilities, such as:

  • Chronic Health Conditions
  • Hearing Impairments
  • Visual Impairments
  • Intellectual Disabilities
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Mental Illness
  • Physical Disabilities

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BestColleges.com Resources for Disabled Students

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Prospective college students with disabilities will find that many campuses are equipped with offices and services that address accessibility, accommodation, and assistive technology for a diverse range of needs. Student services offices and disability coordinators at many colleges work to make campuses inclusive environments through specialized advocacy, support, and academic services.

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Raise Hope Foundation

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Raise Hope Foundation seeks to serve people with disabilities by helping them receive the necessary training and mentoring needed to be placed in competitive part-time or full-time employment in the State of New Jersey. Raise Hope believe there is much talent in the local colleges, universities, and community colleges that is yet to explored.

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The Simple Dollar’s College Tuition Guide

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Providing actionable tips on applying for scholarships and assisting students in realizing the accessibility of and value in getting a scholarship. Unlike loans, scholarships do not require repayment and they are granted by a variety of entities, like schools, private endowments, business, religious organizations, non-profits, the federal government and professional associations. There are thousands of scholarships available to undergrad and graduate students throughout the country.

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We Connect Now

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A website developed to connect and integrate college students with disabilities as a virtual community with a voice on important issues with particular emphasis on college students and access to higher education and employment.

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