Disability Advocacy Scholarship

This year, The Arc is excited to provide a limited number of Disability Advocate Scholarships to people with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities to attend our national convention.

Disability Advocate Scholars will have the following responsibilities:


Disability Advocacy Scholarship include the following:


Disability Advocacy Scholarship do not include:


We will pick scholars based on:


Our selection group will include members of The Arc’s advocacy team, national staff, and our National Council of Self-Advocates.

You can apply online for a scholarship here:


Application Deadline: August 15, 2018

Scholarship recipients by be notified on or before September 15th.


If you need help to apply or have any questions, please contact Jenny at