Scott and Paul Pearsall Scholarship
This program seeks to promote the public’s understanding of the psychological pain and stigma felt by adults living with physical disabilities.
Encourage talented students to orient their careers to understanding the psychological effect of stigma on people with disabilities.
Develop strategies to improve the public’s understanding of the psychological pain and stigma felt by individuals with physical disability, in order to reduce harmful misconceptions.
Encourage dissemination of findings to the public, expressly through media.
One $10,000 scholarship.