The Wisconsin Council of the Blind & Visually Impaired is excited to announce that their scholarship program for 2017 is now accepting applications. Wisconsin residents who have a visual acuity of 20/70 or less in the better eye with the best conventional correction, or have a visual field of 20 degrees or less, are eligible. Also, they must be students in post-secondary institutions with a 3.0 GPA or higher.
The Council will award ten scholarships at $2,000 each. Obtain a copy of the scholarship application by visiting the Council’s website at www.wcblind.org, and clicking on the link to the scholarship application under the “What We Do” tab. Applications should be printed out and mailed to the Council by March 31, 2017.
Send applications to:
Wisconsin Council of the Blind & Visually Impaired
ATTN: Scholarship Committee
754 Williamson St.
Madison WI, 53703
We are eager to learn more about you and help you attain your educational and vocational dreams! Thank you for applying. Good luck!