How to Register with the Center for Students with DisABILITIES

Scholarships & Programs

The Disabled Student Scholarship

This scholarship program is for students who have a debilitating condition(s) while continuing their education at a college institution. The condition can be any medically diagnosed impairment (physical or mental) that interferes with everyday activities and quality of life. Application Deadline: August 1st, 2016

The Special Education Scholarship

This scholarship program is for students who are majoring in special education. The applicant is required to have a major in special education and must be scheduled to take at least one major-required class in the upcoming fall semester. Application Deadline: August 1st, 2016

One Step Closer Scholarship

A new scholarship opportunity is available to eligible University of Houston students who are registered with the Center for Students with DisABILITIES for the 2016-2017 academic year! Application Deadline: July 14, 2016 at 12PM (noon)

The Eric P. Alexander Memorial Scholarship

The University of Houston Center for Students with DisABILITIES is proud to offer the Eric P. Alexander Memorial Scholarship. This scholarship is given in loving memory of a young man who had a learning disability. Application Deadline: July 14, 2016 at 12PM (noon)

Emerging Leaders

Emerging Leaders is a competitive program of paid summer internships and leadership development opportunities for college and graduate students with disabilities coordinated by the National Business & Disability Council (NBDC) at The Viscardi Center.

Concussion Awareness Scholarships

The cash scholarship may be used for any documented related expenses incurred during 2015 while pursuing your education or for any documented expenses you will incur for the 2015 college year.

Office Info

Justin Dart, Jr. Center for Students with DisABILITIES
Building 568

4369 Cougar Village Dr., Room 100
Houston, TX 77204-3022

Phone: 713-743-5400
Fax: 713-743-5396
Email: uhcsd@central.uh.edu