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I Didn’t Talk Until I Was 5; Now My Dream Is To Become A Police Officer

This guest post is by Kevin Troy, a young man on the autism spectrum who was accepted into Adelphi University. Kevin is applying for the Spring 2021 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM Making a Difference started by [...]

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A Letter To My Past Self During My Journey In High School With Autism

This guest post is by Brooke Bachia, a young woman on the autism spectrum who was accepted into Rutgers University - Newark. Brooke is applying for the Spring 2021 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM Making a Difference [...]

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My World In Pictures: Autism Is Something To Be Embraced As A Part Of Who I Am

This guest post is by Megan Elliot, a young woman on the autism spectrum who was accepted into Meredith College. Megan is applying for the Spring 2021 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM Making a Difference started by [...]

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Autism, A Positive Mental Attitude And My Dream Of Becoming An Aerospace Engineer

This guest post is by Isaac Barlow, a young man on the autism spectrum who was accepted into the University of Boulder. Isaac is applying for the Spring 2021 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM Making a Difference [...]

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How Performing Song Parodies Helped Me Growing Up With Autism

This guest post is by Luke Brassard, a young man on the autism spectrum who was accepted into the University of New Haven. Luke is applying for the Spring 2021 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM Making a [...]

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Reorienting Myself: Finding Success on the Autism Spectrum

This guest post is by Alexander Diamond, a library science and education graduate on the autism spectrum who was accepted into Missouri State University. Alexander is applying for the Spring 2021 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM Making [...]

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Autism, Succeeding In My Goals And Proving Them Wrong

This guest post is by Kaidence Stowers, a young man on the autism spectrum who was accepted into California State University, Fresno. Kaidence is applying for the Spring 2021 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM Making a Difference started [...]

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Discovering My Autism Diagnosis At 17

This guest post is by Emily, a young woman on the autism spectrum who is currently in the process of selecting a college. Emily is applying for the Spring 2021 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM Making a Difference started [...]

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I Am An Autistic High School Senior With Aspirations Of Being A Comic Book Writer

This guest post is by Michael Simmons, a young man on the autism spectrum who was accepted into Montgomery Community College. Michael is applying for the Spring 2021 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM Making a Difference started by [...]

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Autism And The Work Of Passion That Led Me To Become This Year’s Valedictorian

This guest post is by Nicholas Sean Munno, a young man on the autism spectrum who was accepted into the New York Institute of Technology. Nicholas is applying for the Spring 2021 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM Making [...]

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