Scholarships for Students with Disabilities

Milan Roh Endowed Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded annually every spring semester, to a full time, qualified, non-graduating student with a documented disability who is registered with and receiving accommodations through the WVU Office of Disability Services. The student must be a financial aid recipient and be making satisfactory academic progress. Students must be registered with the WVU Office of Disability Services and have provided appropriate documentation of your disability.

Click here for an application for the Milan Roh Endowed Scholarship.

John C. Solomon Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded annually each spring semester, to a full time undergraduate student at West Virginia University Morgantown Campus. Eligible students must have graduated from a Monongalia County High School, and have a documented disability. Preference for the award will be given to students with physical disabilities however students with other disabilities will be considered as well. Applicants must demonstrate financial need as determined by the West Virginia University Department of Financial Aid.

Click here for an application for the John C. Solomon Scholarship.

Frances Anthony Sparagna III Scholarship

The Frances Anthony Sparagna III Scholarship provides a unique and valuable opportunity to assist West Virginia University students with disabilities who are enrolled in the Eberly College of Arts and Sciences, it is our hope that eligible students will take advantage of this opportunity and apply for this excellent scholarship.

This scholarship will be awarded annually, each spring semester, to a full time undergraduate student at West Virginia University Morgantown Campus enrolled in the Eberly College of Arts and Sciences. Applications are available from the Office of Disability Services.

West Virginia Division of Rehabilitation Services

West Virginia residents should contact their home county Office of the Division of Rehabilitation Services (DRS). The phone number for the Monongalia County office is (304)-285-3155. The West Virginia DRS website is: http://www.wvdrs.org

In addition, there are sometimes scholarship monies available for individuals with specific disabilities. These opportunities have been researched and organized by the WVU Office of Disability Services for students interested in other financial resources. If you are interested in a scholarship regarding a specific disability please contact you Disability Counselor. WVU Office of Disability Services does not endorse or guarantee these resources.