Raleigh, NC – October 11, 2012 – AmeriGlide Inc. is the supplier and distributor of accessibility products and mobility products. In order to contribute to the future of a wheelchair user by offering the winning student financial assistance to help cover the expenses of tuition and books, they are awarding a $2,500 scholarship to a college student who uses a manual or electric wheelchair, or a mobility scooter. Students submit an essay regarding their goals and motivations, and the scholarship committee awards the scholarship to the best essay.
“Successful companies need to contribute back to people who need our products” says CEO of AmeriGlide, Jeff Sheffer.
In addition to rewarding a deserving student with $2,500 to help with tuition and books, the scholarship awards the school of the recipient with a swimming pool lift that helps them comply with new ADA requirements.
The deadline for submitting the application with the essay is May 31st, 2013. Colleges, universities and students can get all of the pertinent information on the AmeriGlide website at www.AmeriGlide.com/Scholarship/.
AmeriGlide is the recognized leader in stair lifts, vertical lifts, and wheelchair lifts on the internet. For more information on history, services and products, please visit www.AmeriGlide.com.