Accessibility Resources Scholarships: Wilson Trailer/Pier Pleasure/Todd & Katie Perkins

This scholarship opportunity is offered to undergraduate students registered with Minnesota State Mankato, Accessibility Resources. The intent of the donor, Pier Pleasure, Inc., Wilson Trailer Sales of MN, Inc., and Todd and Katie Perkins, is to encourage students with ADHD and/or other learning challenges to complete their education in any major at Minnesota State University, Mankato. One applicant will be selected to receive an award of up to $2,000 for the 2019-20 academic year.

The scholarships are established to assist in tuition support for a student with a disability, who is registered with Accessibility Resources, and enrolled in a minimum of nine (9) credits per semester. The application is open to all types of accessibility needs with a preference to ADHD and Learning Disabilities. Please note: previous recipients of this scholarship are not eligible to apply.

Good luck to all applicants!

Accessibility Resources
Supplemental Questions
  1. Do you currently have an active accommodation plan with Accessiblilty Resources?
  2. Please write an essay to describe the following: Your strengths and limitations, as well as strategies you use to overcome your unique disability-related barriers, your educational and career goals, your participation in family, school and/or community activities including volunteer and/or paid work experiences.
  3. Upload one letter of recommendation from a faculty or staff member.