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AAHD Scholarships Offered for Students With Disabilities

The mission of the American Association on Health and Disability is to contribute to national, state, and local efforts to promote health and wellness in people with disabilities and to identify effective intervention strategies. Deadline: Nov. 15.

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Grants Aid Achievement for Students with Disabilities, Autism Spectrum Disorders

Agency: Education Dept. (Institute of Education Sciences); Program: Education Research Grant Programs (CFDA Numbers: 84.324A (Autism Spectrum Disorders); and 84.324B (Research Training Programs in Special Education); 84.324L (Low-Cost, Short-Duration Evaluation); and 84.324N (Research Networks); Eligibility: Schools, nonprofits, for-profits, governments, private … Continue reading

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Funding Available for Intellectual, Developmental, Physical Disabilities Programs

The AWS Foundation provides grants to improve the delivery of services to those with enduring intellectual, developmental and physical disabilities. Projects should help those receiving services to live as independently as possible. Deadline: Varies.

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Competition Opens for Grants to Aid Students with Disabilities

The Elaine Chapin Fund is accepting applications for the 2017 Elaine Chapin Scholarship Fund program which aids students with disabilities. Deadline: April 30.

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Funder Likes Programs for Disadvantaged, Youth

Private Funder: Carl’s Foundation; Opportunity: 2016 grants; Funding Focus: Youth, disabilities and healthcare (the foundation offers capital grants, limited budget support, start up/seed money and multi-year grants); Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: Nonprofits (programs for disadvantaged children get priority); Funding: Varies, … Continue reading

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Car Maker’s Foundation Focuses on Children, Disabilities

Foundation: Mitsubishi Electric America Foundation (MEAF); Opportunity: Nat’l Grant Program (2017); Funding Focus: Disabilities, children and youth, higher education; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: Nonprofits working toward full inclusion of young people with disabilities in society; Funding: Grants range from $10,000 … Continue reading

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DoEd Releases Guidance for Students with Disabilities in Public Virtual Schools

The Education Dept.’s Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services (OSERS) issues guidance to schools to ensure students with disabilities attending public virtual schools are getting the special education and supports that they need. The guidance focuses on specific requirements … Continue reading

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$30M To Improve Services for Students with disabilities

Agency: Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services (DoEd); Program: Disability Innovation Fund: Transition Work-Based Learning Model Demonstrations (CFDA Number: 84.421A) (Funding Opportunity Number: ED-GRANTS-080116-001); Eligibility: State governments; Funding: $30 million for seven awards (no match required); Deadline: Sept. 6.

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Applications Sought for Disabilities, Early Childhood Education Grants

Private Funder: Daniels Fund; Opportunity: Daniels Fund Grant Program; Funding Focus: Alcoholism and substance abuse; amateur sports; disabilities; early childhood education; K-12 education reform; ethics and integrity in education; the homeless and disadvantaged; and youth development; Geographic Focus: Colorado, New … Continue reading

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Funder Focuses on Programs for Those with Disabilities

Funder: Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation; Opportunity: Quality of Life Grants; Funding Focus: Disabilities, health care, supportive services; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: 501(c) nonprofits (most common recipients), community parks, schools, veteran’s hospitals and tribes; Funding: Multiple awards up to $25,000 … Continue reading

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