The Independence Foundation Scholarship was created to help individuals with physical disabilities pay for the ever growing expense of college. The Scholarship of $500 will be awarded to Three (3) individuals with a noteworthy physical disability.
In loving memory of Amity Graham (September 1973-August 2009). Memorials in her name can be made to The Independence Foundation Amity Scholarship Fund.
Applicants will be required to fill out the application form and to write a 500 word essay about how your physical limitation(s) has/have presented challenge(s) and how you have worked to persevere despite the disability. Describe your academic/career aspirations and why you feel that you are deserving of this award.
Year of Need: College Freshman, College Sophomore, College Junior, College Senior,
Num Awards: 3
Min Award: Varies
Max Award: 500
The Independence Foundation
2220 Hall Road
Elma, NY 14059
Phone: (716) 685-3976