Services for Students with Disabilities

Saul and Shirley Lederer Merit Award

Two merit scholarships have been established by Saul and Shirley Lederer to honor their grandson Adam Miller. This award is offered to students who have hearing, visual, and mobility disabilities. Two recipients are chosen annually for awards of $1,000 each.

Small Grants | Collaboratory for Technology, Health and Independence

The primary goal of the Technology Increasing Knowledge: Technology Optimizing Choice (TIKTOC) Rehabilitation Engineering Research Center (RERC) at the University of Michigan is to develop and evaluate mobile technology that will enhance the ability of adolescents and young adults with disabilities to manage their health and transition to independence.                                               

Scholarship Offered to TBI Student in STEM

The SSD office is pleased to announce a new scholarship. The Kathryn Hutchison Heston '14 & Joseph Heston Scholarship will award $1,000 to a STEM student who has a traumatic brain injury (TBI). If you are a UM student registered with SSD and fit this criteria, please contact our office at (734) 763-3000 to apply.