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Making Abilities Unlimited

This guest post is by Emily Schake, a young woman on the autism spectrum who has been accepted and will be attending Liberty University majoring in Graphic Design. Emily is applying for the Spring 2019 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM [...]

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Advice I Would Tell My Younger Self About Having Aspergers

This guest post is by Chase McVay, a young man on the autism spectrum who has been accepted and will be attending Georgia Southwestern University majoring in Geology. Chase is applying for the Spring 2019 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM [...]

By |April 30th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Advice I Would Tell My Younger Self About Having Aspergers

I Feel Like Autism Has Ultimately Helped Me To Grow As A Person

This guest post is by John Bronzi, a young man on the autism spectrum who has been accepted and will be attending Arizona State University majoring in Computer Science. John is applying for the Spring 2019 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit [...]

By |April 30th, 2019|Uncategorized|4 Comments

I Was Diagnosed With Autism Last Year And Am Now Going To College

This guest post is by Joey Martini, a young man on the autism spectrum who has been accepted and will be attending University of North Texas. Joey is applying for the Spring 2019 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM Making a [...]

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Experts Told My Parents I Wouldn’t Go To College Because Of My Autism; Look At Me Now!

This guest post is by Ellen Presti, a young woman on the autism spectrum who has been accepted and is attending Caldwell University. Ellen is applying for the Spring 2019 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM Making a Difference. You can [...]

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My Journey With Autism And Wanting To Help People In The Future

This guest post is by Andres Angarita, a young man on the autism spectrum who has been accepted and will be attending Vanderbilt University. Andres is applying for the Spring 2019 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM Making a Difference. You [...]

By |April 27th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on My Journey With Autism And Wanting To Help People In The Future

I Want To Exceed The Expectations Society Has Often Put On The Word Autism

This guest post is by Jeremy Alan Hoppe, a young man on the autism spectrum who has been accepted and will be attending Adelphi University. Jeremy is applying for the Spring 2019 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM Making a Difference. You [...]

By |April 26th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on I Want To Exceed The Expectations Society Has Often Put On The Word Autism

Aspies Can Succeed, Aspies Can Lead

This guest post is by Lauren Stein, a young woman on the autism spectrum who has been accepted and will be attending University of Wisconsin - Whitewater majoring in Visual Arts. Lauren is applying for the Spring 2019 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the [...]

By |April 17th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Aspies Can Succeed, Aspies Can Lead

I Have Autism And One Day Hope To Be A Pharmacist

This guest post is by Zion McNeil, a young man on the autism spectrum who was accepted into Bowie State University where he will be attending in the Fall. Michael is applying for our Spring 2018 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via [...]

By |May 3rd, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on I Have Autism And One Day Hope To Be A Pharmacist

Telling Someone You Have Autism

Some of the biggest fears I’ve ever had in my life are the fear of the unexpected, fear of change, and the fear that I would be looked at differently. This all came into focus my first year of college [...]

By |January 5th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Telling Someone You Have Autism