Financial Aid for Students with Disabilities

Discover financial aid opportunities for students with disabilities.

August 14, 2015

Financial Aid for Students with Disabilities

Just as there are scholarships and financial aid opportunities exclusively for women and minorities, there are similar offerings for students with disabilities. Below are resources for those searching for financial aid for students with disabilities.

Publications

HEATH Resource Center’s Financial Aid for Students with Disabilities
The HEATH Resource Center operates a national clearinghouse on postsecondary education for individuals with disabilities.

College Funding Strategies for Students with Disabilities
This web site contains information on financial aid for students with disabilities. It is published by the University of Washington. Like the Heath document, it provides a good list of scholarships and resources for students with disabilities.

National Directory of Financial Assistance Programs for Post-Secondary Students with Disabilities
The National Directory of Financial Assistance Programs for Post-Secondary Students with Disabilities is published by the National Educational Association of Disabled Students. This publication provides information about financial aid for Canadian students with disabilities.

Financial Aid for Learning Disabled Students
A short list of scholarships for learning disabled students.

Other Resources

Clearinghouse on Disability Information
The US Department of Education operates the Clearinghouse on Disability Information.

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