Services for Students with Disabilities

Financial Aid for Disabled Students -

Welcome to our financial aid and scholarship guide for students with disabilities, one of the few comprehensive and simple-to-use directories of its kind. Below is a listing of numerous scholarship options for students with disabilities that range from national financial aid opportunities to local opportunities within the United States and Canada. Each scholarship profile indicates whether online programs at accredited colleges or universities are eligible for the award.

The Knox Fund

The James Edward Knox Memorial Fund at the University of Michigan was endowed in 2010 in honor and memory of Jim Knox. Distributions from the fund are earmarked to provide adaptive computer technologies to students in need of them. This fund is primarily used for situations where other monies are not available.

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The FACT Fund

The FACT fund assists University of Michigan students registered with SSD in obtaining needed technology in order to increase learning and academic achievement. Individual technology grants are specifically aimed at students with Learning Disabilities. Apply today!

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Common Funding Sources

There are resources in and outside the University that provide information on scholarhips and federal loans.

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