The American Nystagmus Network, Inc. (ANN) is a non-profit organization serving the needs and interests of all those affected by nystagmus. ANN has established a scholarship program specifically for students who are diagnosed with nystagmus. The scholarship’s goal is to assist students who plan to continue their education in college or vocational school programs. Scholarships are offered for full-time study at an accredited institution of the student’s choice.
This scholarship program is administered by Scholarship America®. Scholarship America is the nation’s largest designer and manager of scholarship and tuition reimbursement programs for corporations, foundations, associations and individuals. Awards are granted without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sexual orientation, gender, disability or national origin.
Applicants must meet all of the following criteria:
Applicants are required to provide medical certification of nystagmus diagnosis.
Students not affiliated with American Nystagmus Network may apply for the program provided students meet all other conditions for eligibility.
Scholarship recipients are selected on the basis of:
Financial need as calculated by Scholarship America must be demonstrated for the student to receive an award.
Selection of recipients is made by Scholarship America. In no instance does any officer or employee of American Nystagmus Network play a part in the selection. All applicants agree to accept the decision as final.
Applicants will be notified in July. Not all applicants to the program will be selected as recipients.
Payment of Scholarships
Scholarship America processes scholarship payments on behalf of American Nystagmus Network. Payment is made in one installment in early August.
As part of your application, you must upload the following documents:
Also as part of your application, one online recommendation form must be submitted on your behalf no later than 3:00 p.m. Central Time on June 4, 2019.
Your application is not complete unless all required documents are submitted electronically.