This scholarship is for residents of Jackson County, Missouri. To qualify for this scholarship, applicants must either have developmental disabilities or have a plan to have a course of study in the developmental disability field. Applicants must be enrolled in or planning to enroll in a two- or four-year college or university or a vocational or technical school and demonstrate a commitment to furthering their education. Preference will be given to applicants who themselves have developmental disabilities. Academic progress, extracurricular activities, community service and financial need may also be taken into consideration. These scholarships will be supplemental for students who have already earned academic scholarships.
How easy is it to apply?
This scholarship's application process shouldn't take more than an hour or so.
How much competition is there?
This scholarship has a relatively low number of applicants.