Scholarships

Conference Scholarships
The Conference Scholarship Fund was designed to assist members who wished to attend conferences of subject matter that would be informative and useful to them and/or their family. (download guidelines and application).

Family Scholarships

College scholarships are offered to self-advocates or individuals with a family member with Down syndrome. Please refer to current guidelines and applications for the 2014 year. (download guidelines and application).

 

Recreational Scholarships

Recreational scholarships are available to individuals with Down syndrome who wish to take part in recreational activities that include, but are not limited to, organized sports, summer camps, exercise classes, swim lessons, gymnastics and dance. Prescribed therapies such as physical therapy sessions are not eligible. (download guidelines and application)
 

Nick Crusse Memorial Scholarship Fund
Up to $200 per person for swimming lessons is available through the Nick Crusse Memorial Scholarship Fund.  This scholarship is available to people of all ages with Down syndrome. (download guidelines and application)