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Edie Mourre Scholarship 2024 Competition Open

The 2024 competition for the Edie Mourre Scholarship is now open and will be accepting applications until March 31, 2024.

Are you interested in pursuing a certification in braille transcription? Or maybe you have always wanted to study music braille? Perhaps you have been contemplating pursuing braille studies but the cost has held you back? Your time could be now!

The Edie Mourre Scholarship fund is intended to assist those who are pursuing employment as a braille transcriber or proofreader, or as an educator. Eligible codes include: Unified English Braille, Code braille français uniformisé, music braille, or other braille systems.

More information on the program and an application form (in English and in French) may be found online at

Good luck, and we invite you to share this announcement with others!