Donate now to support NEADS' National Scholarship Programs for Students With Disabilities

(Ottawa, June 22, 2017)

The NEADS National Student Awards Program is the only cross-disability awards program in Canada that is open to students with disabilities at all levels of post-secondary education, regardless of field of study. The NEADS National Student Awards ($3,000 tuition awards), the Holly Bartlett Memorial Award ($1,000), and the NEADS Christine Nieder Award ($1,000) recognize outstanding Canadian college and university students with disabilities for their academic and community achievements, and their potential to succeed in their chosen career. Over the past 10 years, the programs have awarded 80, $3,000 awards and 10, $1,000 tuition scholarships to deserving students with disabilities. Please help us support full access to higher education for persons with disabilities by donating to these awards online now:  

Any level of donation can make a difference.

The National Educational Association of Disabled Students (NEADS) is a registered charity, with a mandate to support full access to and inclusion in post-secondary education and the workforce for persons with disabilities in Canada. Donations to NEADS are tax deductible and you will receive a charitable tax receipt for 100% of your gift(s) to NEADS.

NEADS uses the services of CanadaHelps for our on-line donation transactions. CanadaHelps is a secure and easy way to give.

To find out more about our scholarships and about NEADS, visit: or contact our national office in Ottawa.

Frank Smith, National Coordinator
National Educational Association of Disabled Students (NEADS)
Rm. 514 Unicentre, Carleton University
Ottawa, Ontario, K1S 5B6
tel. (613) 380-8065 ext. 201

"Supporting access to post-secondary education and employment for students with disabilities"