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About The Springboard Foundation

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Students

Twenty-two students from around the country have received scholarships since 2016.

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scholarships

Twenty-two scholarships have been awarded to college students since 2016.

$
60
k

Raised

Over $60,000 has been raised since 2016 from over 50 corporate and individual donors.

Letter From The CEO

The Springboard Foundation, a non-profit affiliate of Springboard Consulting, is pleased to announce the availability of scholarships to full-time college students who have documented disabilities of any type deemed to be protected under the Americans with Disabilities Act and/or the Rehabilitation Act of 1973.

These scholarships are given as one-time awards. The rules for eligibility are contained in the Application document. The Springboard Foundation is pleased to provide this opportunity to several promising students each year, based on available funds.

Sincerely,

Nadine O. Vogel
CEO
The Springboard Foundation

For any questions, please contact info@thespringboardfoundation.org.

What


We


DO

The Springboard Foundation, Inc. is a Not-for-Profit 501(c)(3) Corporation, incorporated under the laws of the State of New Jersey. The purpose of the Foundation is to provide scholarships to full-time college/university students who have documented disabilities of any type, deemed to be protected under the Americans With Disabilities Act and/or the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. The Foundation’s intent in providing these scholarships is to contribute to the increase in employment opportunities for college/university students with disabilities.

Available Scholarships

Springboard Foundation Scholarship logo

Full-time college students with documented disabilities of any type protected under the ADA and/or the Rehabilitation Act of 1973.

Amount:$1,500
Available:5

Awarded By: The Springboard Foundation

Colgate-Palmolive logo

Same criteria as above for the General Scholarship. These scholarships are for General Studies (no specific major required).

Amount: $2,500
Available: 3

Awarded By: Colgate-Palmolive

Same criteria as above for the General Scholarship. These scholarships are awarded to students majoring in a STEM (science, technology, engineering, or mathematical) field.

Amount: $2,500
Available: 2

Awarded By: Oracle

Dow logo

Same criteria as above for the General Scholarship. One scholarship is awarded to a student of a Texas college/university and one is awarded to a student of a Midland, MI college/university.

Amount: $2,500
Available: 2

Awarded By: The DOW Chemical Company

Runway of Dreams Logo

Same criteria as above for the General Scholarship. The Runway of Dreams Foundation scholarship is awarded to a student with a disability who is pursuing a field of study related to fashion, including: fashion design, fashion merchandising and buying, fashion production and management, fashion technology, clothing and textile studies, visual presentation and styling, fashion journalism and publishing, and fashion marketing, PR, and advertising.

Amount: $2,500
Available: 1

Awarded By: The Runway of Dreams Foundation

Who


We


Help

The Springboard Foundation is proud to extend scholarships to full-time college students who have documented disabilities of any type that are protected under the ADA and or the Rehabilitation Action of 1973. Our scholarship recipients attend colleges and universities across the United States and have a GPA of 3.0 or above. We expect our Springboard Foundation Scholarship recipients to Achieve, Give Back and Make an Impact!
Scholarship Recipients | 2017
Alec Jackson

Alec Jackson

Colgate Palmolive Scholarship
George Mason University
Fairfax, Virginia
DeQualon Fudge

DeQualon Fudge

Colgate Palmolive Scholarship
Florida Gulf Coast University
Arcadia, Florida
Duell Shaw

Duell Shaw

General Scholarship
University of Texas at Arlington
Bedford, Texas
Emily Boomershine

Emily Boomershine

General Scholarship
University of Indianapolis
Noblesville, Indiana
Hadley Graham

Hadley Graham

General Scholarship
George Mason University
Haymarket, Virginia
Harsirjan Roopora

Harsirjan Roopora

Oracle Scholarship
University of South Carolina
Inman, South Carolina
Jerry Duran

Jerry Duran

Dow Scholarship
University of Texas at El Paso
El Paso, Texas
Luca Missaglia

Luca Missaglia

Oracle Scholarship
Florida Gulf Coast University
Fort Myers, Florida
Melinda Moffitt

Melinda Moffitt

General Scholarship
University of North Florida
Jacksonville, Florida
Michelle Morocco

Michelle Morocco

Colgate Palmolive Scholarship
College of Charleston
Mount Pleasant, South Carolina
Samara Pleiffer

Samara Pleiffer

Runway of Dreams Scholarship
Indiana Tech
Columia City, Indiana
Zacary Sneeringer

Zacary Sneeringer

General Scholarship
Assumption College
Lowell, Massachussetts

How


You Can


Help

The Springboard Foundation is counting on you to support our mission through donations. Springboard provides funding to exceptional students pursuing their dreams in higher education - and we can’t do it without you. There are so many ways to give. Donate online - We’ve made it easy to help in ways that work for you!

Apply

The 2018 application process opens February 15, 2018.

The purpose of these scholarships is to encourage and increase the attendance of full-time college students who have documented disabilities, and provide increased opportunities for gainful employment. Please select “Begin Application” below to start the online application process.

Supplemental
Documents

The Applicant Checklist
This will help you stay organized and keep track of the pieces you will need to complete the application process.

The Instructor Recommendation 1
Please provide this form to the instructor who will be provide the first of your two recommendations.

The Instructor Recommendation 2
Please provide this form to the instructor who will be provide the second of your two recommendations.

Applicant Signature Page
Please ensure this form is completed, signed and uploaded; without this signed form, your application will NOT be accepted.

*Requests for additional reasonable accomodation should be directed to info@thespringboardfoundation.org

Our


Team

Meet the team of invaluable business and community leaders who help drive the vision for our foundation. Through their tireless leadership and giving we are able to make exceptional students dreams of higher education possible