Students with Disabilities – Post-Secondary Resources

Resources
Best Colleges: Career Guide for Students with Disabilities
This guide provides career planning resources for students with disabilities who are just beginning their job search.
http://www.bestcolleges.com/resources/career-guide-for-students-with-disabilities/

Choices
Choices is a regional post-secondary planning night for students with disabilities who are college bound.
https://postsecondarychoices.org/

College Choice: Resources for Students with Disabilities
College resources for students with disabilities, the ultimate guide.
https://www.collegechoice.net/college-resources-for-students-with-disabilities/

National Center for College Students with Disabilities (NCCSD)
A federally-funded project under the U.S. Department of Education with information for students with any type of disability, chronic health condition, or mental or emotional illness.
http://www.nccsdonline.org/

Clearinghouse and Resource Library for Future College Students
Clearinghouse and Resource Library for Future College Students from NCCSD, including a section about Paying for College.
https://www.nccsdclearinghouse.org/prospective-college-students.html

P.A.C.E. – National Louis University
Path to Academics, Community and Employment (P.A.C.E) is a three-year, post-secondary certificate program designed to meet the transitional needs for young adults with multiple intellectual, learning and developmental disabilities.
http://www.nl.edu/paceatnlu/

College Funding/Financial Aid
College Funding for Students with Disabilities
From The Do-It Center (Disabilities, Opportunities, Internetworking, and Technology), dedicated to empowering people with disabilities through technology and education.
Financial Aid for Students with Disabilities
Information about scholarships and fellowships for students with disabilities.
ICEC Post-Secondary Education Scholarship Dr. Lesley P. Graham and
ICEC School-to-work Scholarship
From the Illinois Council for Exceptional Children
National Federation of the Blind Scholarship
The annual scholarship program is the largest of its kind in the nation.