Scholarship of the Week

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Scholarship name: NEADS National Student Awards

Sponsored by: National Educational Association of Disabled Students

Deadline: April 30, 2017

Potential payout: $1000 to $5000

Eligibility restriction: Applicants must have a permanent disability (as defined on NEADS’ website), be citizens or permanent residents of Canada, and be currently registered in a full-time (at least 40% course load) program at a Canadian college or university. See full eligibility criteria.

What’s required: An online application form, confirmation of post-secondary enrolment, proof of permanent disability, a résumé, an academic transcript, and both a community reference and an academic reference.

Tips: Check the FAQs for tips on completing the application. Forms for the community reference and academic reference are provided.

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