Independence Foundation Amity Scholarship Fund

Scholarship Description

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.

Amity Scholarship

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

Deadline: 2019-12-31


Sponsoring Organization The Independence Foundation
2220 Hall Road
Elma, NY 14059

Contact Person:

Phone: (716) 685-3976