The Louise C. Nacca Memorial Scholarship for Educational Aid to the Disabled provides financial aid for educational purposes that include college, graduate and professional schools, trade schools and any type of facility that prepares a disabled person for work. Aid or assistance includes tuition, books, study aids, purchase of educational equipment, transportation services and other services needed for educational pursuit.
The following criteria must be met. Applicant must:
– be a resident of New Jersey
– have a permanent physical disability
– be between 18 and 45 years old
Education and/or training must lead to the pursuit of an occupation.
Application must be submitted no later than March 15th of the award year.
Applications will begin to be accepted in January of the award year.