About the Scholarship

Anne Ford Scholarship

The Anne Ford Scholarship is providing scholarship to a high school senior who have learning disability(LD)and /or ADHD will be enrolled in a full-time bachelors degree in the fall. Applicant must have an average GPA of 3.0 for applying for this scholarship. Anne Ford Scholarship the student has to submit the document that she or he have the learning disability. Financial need will be strongly considered. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. The scholar must be willing to mentor future scholars and act as a role model for people with a learning disability through such activities as public speaking, writing for publications, and other opportunities made possible through NCLD

Anne Ford Scholarship Amount

The Anne Ford Scholarship is a $10,000 scholarship ($2,500/year over four years) granted to a graduating high school senior with a documented learning disability

Student must submit the Proof of course registration to receive the first installment of the award. And submit proof of course registration every semester and documentation of passing grades

Anne Ford Scholarship Application deadline

Submit the application before November 12, 2019. Ensure that all the details are up to date and error free. With application form submit the documentation of learning disability(LD)and financial need


Eligibility Criteria

  • Applicant must be a graduating high school senior who will be attending a four-year bachelor’s degree program in the fall

  • The student must have an overall grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 or higher on a 4-point scale (or equivalent)

  • Submit current financial information

  • Provide most current documentation of an identified learning disability and/or ADHD (e.g., psycho-educational report, neuropsychological evaluation, IEP or 504 plan) and has utilized services, supports, and/or accommodations.

(note: LD and ADHD can co-occur with other issues such as speech/language, hearing and vision, and autism spectrum disorders; to be eligible candidates must provide documentation of a specific LD and/or ADHD)