Descriptions and Requirements for Scholarships

The American Council of the Blind of Ohio offers scholarships each academic year. The application and reference forms may be downloaded using the links below or can be requested by calling 614-261-3561.

Descriptions of ACBO Scholarships

The scholarships are as follows:

Requirements for ACBO Scholarships

Applicants must meet the following criteria:

Past scholarship recipients may reapply. A current scholarship application must be completed each year to be considered. Applicants must have three letters of reference, an official transcript, and a current eye report in addition to the application.

The degree of financial need is not the sole determinant in the selection process. Completed applications must be postmarked no later than July 15, 2023 or received by 11:59 PM via email on that date.

All scholarship winners are required to attend Saturday workshops during the ACBO conference and convention November 10-12, 2023.

Forms and Instructions

Send the completed application packet to:

ACB Ohio Scholarship Committee
3805 N. High Street
Suite 305
Columbus, OH 43214

All materials may be sent via e-mail to with Subject: “Scholarship Application”.