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US News & World Report Features Postsecondary Scholarships for the Autism Community

April 21, 2014

Last week, the Scholarship Coach in US News & World Report provided information on scholarships that can help students with autism finance their postsecondary education and ease the transition to college. 

Brian & Patricia Kelly Postsecondary Scholarship Fund Recipients 2013

Autism Speaks is proud to award $249,000 to 11 postsecondary institutions through the Brian and Patricia Kelly Postsecondary Scholarship Fund. Funds were awarded to four-year colleges, two-year colleges, vocational programs and transition programs. Read the press release here.

Learn more about each of the programs, including a quote from each recipient, below:

Brian & Patricia Kelly Postsecondary Scholarship Fund

New! The application for this year's Brian & Patricia Kelly Postsecondary Scholarship Fund is now open!

The Brian & Patricia Kelly Postsecondary Scholarship Fund selects eligible colleges, vocational/technical schools and transition programs in the United States to identify qualified students or clients with Autism Spectrum Disorder and offer scholarship funds of up to $5,000 per student and $25,000 per program.