Scholarships for People with Albinism

Take a look at the scholarship opportunities that are made possible through NOAH and its partners.


Space Camp Scholarship for Students with Albinism

2019 SCIVIS Scholarship Winners

CONGRATULATIONS to the 2019 Space Camp Scholarship Winners!

NOAH offers scholarships to the Space Camp for Interested Visually Impaired Students (SCIVIS) at the U. S. Space & Rocket Center in Huntsville, AL. This is an opportunity for children with albinism to attend this one-of-a-kind camp.

Eligible students must be at least 10 years old and in the 4th grade or higher.

2019 Camp Dates: September 28 – October 4, 2019


Michael J. McGowan Leadership Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded to a NOAH member with albinism who resides in the U.S. or Canada and is enrolled in an undergraduate program in the U.S. or Canada. The intent is to enhance educational opportunities for students with albinism while celebrating dedication and outstanding leadership qualities.

More information regarding the 2020 McGowan Leadership Scholarship will be available in early 2020. Applications will be due May 1st, 2020.

Meet the winner of the 2019 McGowan Leadership Scholarship, Trisha Laughlin!


Outside Scholarships

American Council of the Blind Scholarship

The American Council of the Blind has a great opportunity for students who are legally blind to earn a scholarship, whether you are going to a technical college, an entering freshman, undergraduate or a graduate student.

To be eligible, you need to be legally blind, maintain a 3.0 GPA, and be involved in your school/local community.

Applications for the 2020-2021 school year can be submitted online from Friday, November 1, 2019 to Friday, February 14, 2020 11:59pm (CST).

All interested candidates must register for a new ACB account prior to submitting a scholarship application online. Visit the ACB website to register for the Scholarship.

For more information, please contact Nancy Feela in the ACB National Office at (612) 332-3242 or (800) 866-3242.

Team See Possibilities – Global Scholarship Program

Team See Possibilities is excited to announce the launch of their Global Scholarship Program designed to help low-vision students invest in their education.

Applications are no longer being accepted for the 2019 Team See Possibilities Global Scholarship Program. Best of luck to all who applied!

NATIONAL FEDERATION OF THE BLIND

2019 SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

for blind high school seniors through grad school students

Applications are no longer being accepted for the 2019 Scholarship Program. Best of luck to all who applied!

NOTE: NOAH provides this information solely as a convenience to the albinism community. NOAH has no relationship with these scholarships, nor any responsible for the accuracy or content of information contained in these sites.