Missouri Council of the Blind Scholarship

MISSOURI COUNCIL OF THE BLIND SCHOLARSHIP

DEADLINE:  VARIES

Eligibility:

  1. Must be a legally blind Missouri resident enrolled in or under consideration for admission to post-secondary training programs, technical school and certified training institutions.
  2. The definition of legal blindness is as follows:  Visual acuity of 20/200 or less in the better corrected eye or a visual field of 20 degrees or less in the better corrected eye.  To be eligible, you must be legally blind in both eyes.
  3. Applicant must submit a completed application and all required supporting materials to be considered for an MCB scholarship.  All application must be typed or computer generated.
  4. Member of the MCB shall receive the full benefits of the scholarship program.  Those who are not members shall receive 50% of the scholarship program.  (An exception to this would be if an applicant is under the age of 18.)