Financial Assistance Application Form For National Convention - Now Available!

The National Federation of the Blind of Maryland Finantial Assistance Application Form for Federation-hosted conferences and activities is now available. This grant is intended to assist persons interested in NFBMD with limited means to attend conventions, seminars, and affiliate events. Recipients of this grant must demonstrate genuine interest in, and commitment to the blind of Maryland or the potential to develop such interest and commitment. Recipients are expected to attend all sessions relative to the event for which they receive assistance. Recipients are also expected to assist with Convention and/or event activities. NFBMD expects all participants to contribute to funding to attend events. The Award Committee may award partial funding to assist individuals to attend seminars, conventions, or the like. Individuals wishing to request financial assistance for the NFB National Convention in Las Vegas must submit a completed application to NFBMD President Ronza Othman by May 15, 2019. Submissions may be sent electronically to or by mail to: National Federation of the Blind of Maryland 15 Charles Plaza, #3002 Baltimore, MD 21201 For questions, please contact Ronza Othman at 443-426-4110.