The Down Syndrome Association of Snohomish County is pleased to announce the offering of two new Scholarships this for 2018! These scholarships will be awarded in the amount of $500/person. Criteria: DSASC is committed to the goal of life long opportunities for persons living with Down Syndrome as such the following criteria has been established. Scholarship will be awarded to persons with Down Syndrome. Scholarship will be awarded to persons age 18 and over. Chosen recipients must be a resident of Snohomish County. Scholarship will be awarded for the purpose of pursuing a secondary/continuing education or vocation course//pursuit that will enhance their life through employment, independent living, life skills, or interests in other areas. Tuition at a university, community college or post-secondary institution, institutes of technology, vocational and trade schools; this includes certificate, degree and non-degree programs. Program must be within the United States. Enrichment classes in the arts qualify for funding if they are certified programs. Examples of qualifying enrichment classes include painting and film production. Link to Scholarship Application Here. For more info contact Kate Taylor.
We also offer scholarships for conferences in the amount of $100-$500. Link to application Here.