The National Federation of the Blind and The NFB of Mississippi award deserving students who are visually impaired or blind scholarships on a regular annual basis. The winner of the scholarship from The NFB of Mississippi is announced at the annual state convention.

Scholarships

Download the 2015 NFB of Mississippi Scholarship Application Form.

There are several scholarships awarded every year on the National Level. Learn more about the NFB Scholarship Program by visiting the NFB Scholarship Program Page.

Scholarships Awarded

  • State
    • State Scholarship
  • National
    • Kennith Jernigan Scholarship - $12,000
    • 1 NFB Scholarship - $10,000
    • 2 NFB Scholarships - $7,000
    • Larry Streeter Memorial Scholarship - $5,000
    • 3 NFB Scholarships - $5,000
    • Oracle Scholarship for Excellence in Computer Science - $3,000
    • Charles and Melva Memorial Scholarship - $3,000
    • 20 NFB Scholarships - $3,000