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Craig H. Neilsen Foundation Scholarship

The Craig H. Neilson Scholarships application process is now open and will provide funding for full instate as well as out of state tuition and fees to support students with SCI or spinal cord injuries for the duration of their undergraduate and graduate degree program subject of minimum GPA requirements of 2.0 GPA and full time enrollment in the program. A supplemental support fund for scholarship receipts to overcome barriers to academic success is provided upon approval and can include but not be limited to transportation, child care, caregiver services, adaptive equipment, books, and or assistive technology.

Please email application to Keith Jervis by April 1, 2018. Use his application under scholarship opportunities to complete the application. Keith Jervis email is Jervis, Keith Other questions may be asked also of Teri Jordan

Penn State Ability Athletes and Adaptive Club Activities

  • Wheelchair basketball every Wed Night 6:30-8pm September-April minus Christmas break
  • January 13- Nittany challenge track and field meet
  • January 26-27- PSU National Open
  • February 2-3- Sykes Sabock Wounded Warrior Track Meet and Event
  • February 14- Wheelchair basketball at BJC
  • February 17- PSU Tuneup
  • February 23-25- Sean Brame ECAC at Rutgers
  • April 7- Elite Throws camp Chula Vista Pomona California-Max Rohn
  • April 14-15- Bison Challenge Bucknell University- Max, Leah, Curtis
  • April 21- Bucknell University Max and Leah
  • April 28- St Francis Track meet
  • May 3-6- Texas Regional San Antonio
  • May 4- Jim Thorpe Meet-Meet
  • May 12-13- Cincinnati Swim Open- Sean Brame
  • May 17-18- Fast Cow Races Indianapolis, Indiana and Coaching clinic
  • May 19-20- Glasa track and Field Lake Forest High school Illinois
  • May 25-26- TriState Games Hillsdale New Jersey
  • May 30- Kessler 10k wheelchair race
  • June 12-17- Desert Challenge National track and field championship-Max Rohn
  • July 4-6- International track meet Ottawa, Canada
  • July 26-28- Jr. Nationals Ft. Wayne Leah Joselyn

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