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R.L. Gillette Scholarship

American Foundation for the Blind (AFB)

Application Information

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Scholarship Overview

This scholarship is for women who are legally blind. To qualify for this scholarship, applicants must be enrolled in a full-time, four-year undergraduate degree program in literature or music. Applicants must be US citizens. Along with the scholarship application, applicants must submit a music performance on CD or a creative writing sample.

How easy is it to apply?


This scholarship has application requirements that could take a lot of time and effort.

How much competition is there?

Not much

This scholarship won't have as many applicants as most.

Contact Information



Deadline: May 31
Average Award: $1,000
Awards Granted: 2


Gender: Is this you?
  • Female
Class Year: Is this you?
  • College freshman
  • College sophomore
  • College junior
  • College senior
College Major: Is this you?
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Music Performance, General
  • Music, General
  • Creative Writing
  • Music Teacher Education
  • English Composition
  • Visual and Performing Arts, General
  • Music, Other
  • Music Theory and Composition
  • Music Management
  • Musical Theatre
  • English Language and Literature/Letters, Other
  • Music History, Literature, and Theory
  • Visual and Performing Arts, Other
  • Voice and Opera
  • Music Technology
  • English Literature (British and Commonwealth)
  • Writing, General
  • American Literature (United States)
  • Music Pedagogy
  • Speech and Rhetorical Studies
  • Jazz/Jazz Studies
  • Musicology and Ethnomusicology
  • Keyboard Instruments
  • Stringed Instruments
  • Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing
  • Rhetoric and Composition/Writing Studies, Other
  • Literature, Other
  • General Literature
  • Conducting
  • Rhetoric and Composition
  • Children's and Adolescent Literature
  • Percussion Instruments
  • Woodwind Instruments
  • Brass Instruments
  • American Literature (Canadian)
  • Music
Health Conditions: Is this you?
  • Blind / Visually Impaired

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