National Federation of the Blind of Illinois - ILLINOIS Scholarship

The National Federation of the Blind of Illinois (NFBI) will award merit-based scholarships in the amount of five thousand dollars.


  • All scholarships are awarded on the basis of academic excellence and service to the community.
  • To be eligible for an NFBI scholarship, an applicant must be a legally blind resident of or student in Illinois, who is enrolled full-time in an accredited two-year, four-year or graduate college or university

To learn more about NFBI scholarships for students attending school or residing in Illinois visit:

Illinois scholarship applications are due by midnight central time on May 31.