The Red River Valley Down Syndrome Society is pleased to be able to offer multiple scholarships to help families as well as youth and adult self advocates attend the 2018 NDSC Convention. To apply, just download, complete, and return the application below no later than Monday, April 09, 2018, for consideration. Convention registration opens April 16, and all scholarship recipients will be required to show proof of registration for reimbursement.
For complete details about the 2018 National Down Syndrome Congress Convention, including presenters, full schedule, and much more, please visit the official Convention website at https://www.ndsccenter.org/annual-convention/
What's the NDSC Annual Convention all about?
Each year, thousands of people from across the globe attend the NDSC Annual Convention. For most, it's to hear the latest information from world-renowned experts. For others, it's a great vacation. However, for nearly all, there's the one-of-a-kind NDSC "giant family reunion" feeling that permeates the convention weekend.
- PARENTS learn from the best, as internationally known experts come to Sacramento to share their knowledge across the life span of individuals with DS.
- SELF ADVOCATES join together with over 300 friends from across the world to learn, share, become empowered and have an amazing time!
- SIBLINGS share and learn alongside peers, from each other, as well as from professionals.
- VOLUNTEERS have the experience of a lifetime by volunteering in an number of capacities available.