It is with great pride that 1800wheelchair announces our twenty-third scholarship awardee - Morgan Stubblefield from Columbia College Chicago. Once again, we received a huge response; over 100 students submitted visual poems. Please check out her personal statement, poem and art work here. Everyone at 1800wheelchair.com wishes the best of luck to our latest winner.
New Scholarship Award
We would also like to take this opportunity to announce our twenty-fourth scholarship. Established in 2006, the 1800wheelchair scholarship fund now bestows one or two $500 awards each year. In the past, we've asked applicants to explore mobility issues on campus, overcoming personal challenges, and much more. To enter the scholarship students must follow the guidelines below: Participants must meet the following criteria:
Enrolled at an accredited high school, college, or university in the U.S.
Enrolled at the graduate level, undergraduate level or your final year of high school
Aged sixteen (16) years or older
Carry a status of "good standing" (i.e. currently enrolled)
Maintain a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of at least 3.0 (or equivalent)
Postmarked by May 30, 2020
There is no formal printed application from 1800wheelchair, all necessary information is on this page
There are no requirements in terms of physical disability or ability. All applications are welcome
We do not accept fax or email applications
Please send your application via traditional mail; express mail will not be accepted
No need to print this page; just send your written response and contact information
Do not send any CD ROMs, letters of recommendation, tax returns, bank balances, resumes or CVs
Please keep a digital copy in Word or Google Docs. We'll need a copy to put up on our site.
For more information about this scholarship, go to the scholarship's web site.