NATIONAL FEDERATION OF THE BLIND
The National Federation of the Blind annually recognizes 30 students nationally by the awarding of scholarships. Information on how-to apply for these scholarships can be found on the National Federation of the Blind Scholarship Information Webpage.
NFB OF KANSAS: Kenneth Tiede Memorial Scholarships
You can download a printable application for both the National Federation of the Blind and the National Federation of the Blind of Kansas Scholarships by selecting the link below:
Download Printable Scholarship Application, (Microsoft Word)
The application deadline for 2008 National Federation of the Blind Scholarships is March 31, 2008, 5:00 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time.
The National Federation of the Blind of Kansas gives up to three Kenneth Tiede Memorial Scholarships to students who are legal residents of the State of Kansas and who will study either at a technical school or at a college or university. In addition, the winner must be able to attend the State Convention of the National Federation of the Blind of Kansas in the fall of 2008. We use the same form as is used by our National organization. If you are applying for a National scholarship, send your application as instructed above to Anil Lewis, but send a second copy of your application to --
Ms Billie Melugin;
557 Marcilene Ter;
Wichita, Kansas, 67218-2613;
To apply for a National Federation of the Blind of Kansas scholarship, you must contact an Officer or a Board Member and ask that person to supply a Letter of Recommendation. If you have questions about the Kenneth Tiede Memorial Scholarships, please contact Ms Bilie Milugin, our Scholarship Chairman, by E-Mail at