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My Biggest Challenge Growing Up With Autism Was Bullying

This guest post is by Jonathan Battle, a young man on the autism spectrum who has been accepted and will be attending California State University, Monterey Bay. Jonathan is applying for the Spring 2019 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM Making [...]

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Even if Others Are Looking Out For You, Keep Looking Out For Yourself

This guest post is by Chase DePue, a young man on the autism spectrum who has been accepted and will be attending Saint Joseph University majoring in International Relations with the hopes of a dual major with two minors in Economics, [...]

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I Used To Not Be Able To Talk; Now I’m Succeeding In College

This guest post is by Joshua Mack, a young man on the autism spectrum who has been accepted and will be attending Trident Technical College, majoring in Civil Engineer Technology. Joshua is applying for the Spring 2019 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the [...]

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Follow Your Conductors, Instincts, and Roadmap, and You Can Achieve

This guest post is by Andrew Gossett, a young man on the autism spectrum who has been accepted and will be attending Winthrop University majoring in Sports Management with a minor in Music. Andrew is applying for the Spring 2019 Making a Difference [...]

By |May 5th, 2019|Uncategorized|1 Comment

Experts Said Because Of My Autism My Parents Should Put Me In A Home; Now I’ve Graduated From College

This guest post is by Dalton Joseph Black, a young man on the autism spectrum. Dalton is applying for the Spring 2019 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM Making a Difference. You can read more about the organization and how to [...]

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The Noise In My Head

This guest post is by Harrison Strunk, a young man on the autism spectrum who has been accepted and will be attending William Paterson University majoring in Jazz Performance. Harrison is applying for the Spring 2019 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit [...]

By |May 1st, 2019|Uncategorized|3 Comments

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 Nonverbal Till I Was 5; Now I’m Going To College

This guest post is by Lincoln Lineberry, a young man on the autism spectrum who has been accepted and will be attending Minneapolis College of Art and Design. Lincoln is applying for the Spring 2019 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit [...]

By |April 29th, 2019|Uncategorized|1 Comment

Succeeding With Autism And Learning How To Deal With Transitions

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

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