Dr. Rosa Hagin Scholarship
Dr. Rosa Hagin was an educational psychologist, teacher, and advocate for children and adults with learning disabilities. She was involved with the Learning Disabilities Association of America for many years and served on the national and New Jersey LDA Professional Advisory Boards. Dr. Hagin was also a pioneer in post-secondary education for adults with learning disabilities as head of an experimental project known as “Another Chance” that addressed vocational as well as academic skills. Upon her death in 2014, Dr. Hagin generously donated money for LDANJ to begin a scholarship fund for students with LD.
Scholarship winners have displayed exceptional scholarship, volunteerism, perseverance, and leadership. Attached is the advice that the 2021 scholarship winners gave to other students as part of their applications.
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