AHEAD, Association on Higher Education and Disability is the Professional Organization of Disability Services in Colleges and Universities. ACCESS is a member of AHEAD and as such can nominate and disseminate information about scholarships to Students with Disabilities at the University of Vermont.

AHEAD is offering two $1000 scholarships - one for an undergraduate and one for a graduate student.  Students who would like to apply need to be nominated by a member of AHEAD. Information about the $1000 scholarship can be sent to you. The application deadline for this scholarship is December 15th.

Texthelp has also offered a $500 scholarship accompanied by a copy of TextHelp Systems Read & Write Gold [http://www.texthelp.com/page.asp?pg_id=10275]. This scholarship is also available to students nominated by a member of AHEAD and has an application deadline of December 15th.

The deadline for both of these scholarships is December 15th.

If you would like additional information about these scholarships or would like to apply, please contact the Director of ACCESS, Laurel Cameron [[log in to unmask]].