Scholarships

The following scholarships are awarded every winter:

 

Dinē  Barclay Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded annually to a self-advocate or their family member to attend the National APSE Conference.

 

Chuck Sheehan Scholarship

These funds are available in the amount of $1500 to an individual with a disability.  The Sheehan Scholarship will be awarded each year to an individual with a disability seeking higher learning.  The award criteria are listed below:  The recipient must be enrolled in an accredited program.  The recipient must have a disability.  The recipient must provide proof of registration in the training program.  This is a one-year scholarship in the amount of $1500.00.  Recipients may re-apply any year they are enrolled in school  Award will be paid directly to the training program.

 

For more information about these scholarships, contact Byron White at byron.white@mh.alabama.gov or 334-353-7713.