Mayor’s Committee Now Accepting Scholarship Applications from Students with Disabilities
The Mayor’s Committee for Persons with Disabilities is now accepting applications for the Stephen L. Knier Memorial Scholarship for Outstanding Students with Disabilities. The deadline is April 30. Nominate someone or yourself online.
This year the committee will award at least one $750 scholarship to a high school senior with disabilities who will be enrolling in continuing education opportunities, trade school, community college, college or university. The Mayor’s Committee for Persons with Disabilities is a nonprofit coalition of businesses, human service agencies, and individuals of all abilities with the mission to create a barrier-free community. The scholarship is named in memory of Stephen L. Knier, former executive director of LIFESPAN Inc., long-time member of the Mayor's Committee, and community advocate for persons with disabilities.