Hermione Grant Calhoun Scholarship

Scholarship Description

Each year at its National Convention in July, the National Federation of the Blind gives a broad array of scholarships to recognize achievement by blind scholars.  All applicants for these scholarships must be (1) legally blind and (2) pursuing or planning to pursue a full-time post-secondary course of study in the upcoming fall semester, in the United States, except that one scholarship may be given to a full-time employee also attending school part-time.  Recipients of Federation scholarships need not be members of the National Federation of the Blind.  The winner must be a woman.  Scholarship is for one year.  Renewals possible upon reapplication.

Year of Need: College Freshman, College Sophomore, College Junior, College Senior, College 5th Year,


Num Awards: 1

Min Award: 3000

Max Award: Varies

Deadline: 2021-03-31


Sponsoring Organization National Federation of the Blind
200 East Wells Street
Baltimore, MD 21230

Contact Person: Scholarship Committee Chairman

Phone: 410-659-9314

Fax: 410-685-5653