Conference Scholarships

JeremyEngberg2The Conference Scholarship Fund was designed to assist members who wished to attend conferences of subject matter that would be informative and useful to them and/or their family. (download guidelines and application).

Ann Barbour Memorial Scholarship

Ann Barbour Memorial Scholarships are available to individuals with Down syndrome to fulfill their goals in pursuing education in music and the performing arts. (download guidelines and application).

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Recreational Scholarships

Recreational scholarships are available to individuals with Down syndrome who wish to take part in recreational activities that include, but are not limited to, organized sports, summer camps, exercise classes, swim lessons, gymnastics and dance. Prescribed therapies such as physical therapy sessions are not eligible. (download guidelines and application)





Education Scholarships

DSACO’s Education Scholarship program provides financial assistance to individuals with Down syndrome to participate in educational activities. These activities might include but are not limited to private tutoring, auditing college courses, purchase of educational electronic applications, DSACO’s Summer Learning Academy tuition, and DSACO’s Online Learning program fees. The program does not fund iPads or other electronic devices. (download guidelines and application)

Family Scholarships – Awarded at the World Down Syndrome Day event– *application window is now closed*

College scholarships are offered to self-advocates or individuals with a family member with Down syndrome. Please refer to current guidelines and applications for the 2016 year. (download guidelines and application).