Governor's Coalition for Youth with Disabilities

What is the objective of the scholarship program?

The Governorís Coalition for Youth with Disabilities (GCYD) recognizes the outstanding achievements of graduating high school seniors with disabilities through awards of financial assistance to further studentsí educational and career goals.

Who is eligible to apply?

Candidates must be 2010 graduating students who:

How are scholarship recipients selected?

High schools will approve and certify each application prior to forwarding all applications and supporting documentation to the GCYD Committee who will review the applications and make final selections.

What is required to apply?

When is the deadline?

Applications must be postmarked by (date to be determined).

How much funding is available for scholarships?

The monetary value of each of the three types of awards varies according to the college or university granting the award.

What types of scholarships are available?