Council of Citizens with Low Vision Scholarships

  • Scholarship Intent: The Council of Citizens with Low Vision International offers scholarships to full time college students with low vision.
  • Criteria:
    1) Awards are offered to individuals with low vision from 20/70 in the better eye with best possible correction, or a field restricted to no greater than 30 degrees, to those who have less vision but are still able to benefit from the use of low vision devices to perform daily visual tasks.
    2) Visit website or contact organization for individual scholarship requirements.
  • Major: Any
  • Class Level: Undergrad: Any; Grad: Any
  • Enrollment Status: Entering and Continuing
  • Enrollment Requirement: Undergrad: FULL-TIME; Grad: FULL-TIME
  • Financial Need as determined by the FAFSA and/or CA Dream App: Not a Requirement
  • Citizenship: Any
  • GPA: HS GPA: N/A; Undergrad GPA: N/A; Grad GPA: N/A
  • Contact Person: Dr. Cathy Schmitt Whitaker
  • Contact Person title: Council of Citizens with Low Vision
  • Street Address: P.O. Box 79206 Pittsburg, PA 15216
  • Phone Number: (800) 733-2258
  • Extension:
  • Email:
  • Number of Awards: 3
  • Deadline:March 15, 2018