Sub-chapter of the American Council of the Blind of Texas
Organized in 1978, the purpose of Austin Council of the Blind is to provide educational and informational programs and improve accessibility and independence for the blind and visually impaired. Things ACB does:
Three or more scholarships are given each year in amounts ranging from $500 to $2,500 to blind and visually impaired students attending a college or university in Austin or Travis County. Recipients must:
If you are interested in receiving one of the Austin Council of the Blind scholarships, please download and complete the 2020 Scholarship application
The Austin Council of the blind will award one or more Assistive Technology grants in 2020. Applications must be received by August 14, 2020. If you would like to apply for this grant, please download and complete the Austin Council of the Blind 2020 Assistive Technology application.