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SCI/D Financial Scholarships
for Education

We encourage those wanting to further their education to apply. ASCF’s mission is to improve the quality of life for persons with spinal cord injuries and those who live with challenges associated with spinal cord diseases such as Spina Bifida, Multiple Sclerosis, ALS, and Spinal Spondylosis. A large part of fulfilling our mission is to help individuals like you to achieve their education goals.

Applications are due by September 15 for Spring and March 15 for Fall. We encourage any individual with a spinal cord disability who is enrolled or planning to enroll in college or vocational/technical school to take this opportunity to apply for assistance.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Must be an Arkansas resident.
  • Must have a medically documented spinal cord disability and be a client of ASCC.
  • Prior acceptance to a college, university, or vocational/technical training program for the upcoming semester. This includes undergraduate or graduate level programs.
  • Must complete and submit the ASCF Sandra Turner Memorial Scholarship application and all required documents by September 15 for Spring and March 15 for Fall.

All applications will be reviewed by ASCF’s Scholarship Selection Committee.

For additional information or questions contact Mandy Carmack by calling (501) 247-1977 or sending an e-mail to

Deadline for applications is on or before September.