The Council of Citizens with Low Vision International (CCLVI), an affiliate of the American Council of the Blind, annually awards three scholarships in the amount of $3,000 each to fulltime college students – an incoming freshman, an undergraduate and a graduate student – all of whom must be low vision, maintain a strong GPA and be involved in school/local community activities.
Application materials must be received by 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time March 15, 2018. Scholarship monies will be awarded for the 2018-2019 academic year. To access the guidelines, application and vision certification form, visit http://cclvi.org/ and click on Scheigert Scholarship link.
Applications will be available to complete and submit online from January 1, 2018 to the March 15 deadline. Questions may be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org or 844-460-0625.