The Blind Services Division of the Alabama Department of Rehabilitation Services administers the Alabama Scholarships for Dependents of Blind Parents / Textbook Benefits for Dependents of Blind Parents. *check back later for updates on scholarship availability.
Coordinator of Blind Services,
Alabama Department of Rehabilitation Services,
31 Arnold St., Talladega, AL 35160;
call 334.293.7315 (Montgomery office)
256-761-6825 (Talladega office);
Email Portal: http://rehab.alabama.gov/contact-us?toEmail=ez64Lk61Mb6Ez61Ad2EF62OC61T72x62UO65I72VV40Qg72J65EX68No61P62gg2EF61kv6CBc61Wj62aY61V6DC61y2EU67Z6FY76&toName=Dana%20Barber
To be eligible for this program an applicant must be an Alabama resident for at least five years; be from a family in which the head of household is blind and whose family income is at or below 1.3 times the current poverty income level, as determined by federal poverty guidelines based on family size; and begin attending an Alabama public college, university or trade school within 2 years after high school graduation but before the age of 23.