ERIC Number: ED443211
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000-Jan
Reference Count: N/A
National Directory of Financial Assistance Programs for Post-Secondary Students with Disabilities.
Estey, Steven; Alphonse, Laurie
This directory is intended to provide a comprehensive source of information on financial assistance for Canadian post-secondary students with disabilities. The directory includes descriptions of funding programs, mailing addresses, telephone and fax numbers, and e-mail addresses for further information. Government funding programs described include national programs such as Canada Student Loans and Employability Assistance for People with Disabilities. Programs operated by each of the 13 provinces or territories are also summarized. The third section lists 22 national scholarships and grants and is followed by a listing of regional scholarships, bursaries, and grants. Use of the World Wide Web to locate scholarship information is briefly addressed. The final section describes scholarship and award programs available at 42 individual institutions. (DB)
Descriptors: College Students, Disabilities, Foreign Countries, Government School Relationship, Grants, Higher Education, Scholarships, Student Financial Aid, World Wide Web
NEADS, 4th level Unicentre, Carleton University, Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6, Canada; Tel: 613-526-8008; Fax: 613-520-3704; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; Web site: http://www.neads.ca
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Human Resources Development Canada, Ottawa (Ontario).
Authoring Institution: Carleton Univ., Ottawa, Ontario. National Educational Association of Disabled Students.
Identifiers - Location: Canada