The National Federation of the Blind believes in investing in the future by supporting the college education of deserving legally blind students. Our state and national scholarship programs are the most generous in the country.

Student accepts scholarship award

When a student applies for a national scholarship, this allows the applicant the possibility of winning a state scholarship. Simply stated, complete one application and have the possibility of winning two scholarships, national and or state. To learn more about the NFB National Scholarship and to download an application form, please visit The winners of the state scholarship which will be presented at the 49th state convention in Dover in November will be announced by mid August, 2017.

Students receive scholarships