The 2016 Scholarship period is NOW Closed!  Stay tuned for the 2017 list coming soon.

The following opportunities are available to members of NOA's Student Association deadline ending May 1st. Applicants must be active members of NOSA and committed to demonstrating NOA's mission and values. These offerings are made available from the generous support of NOA members, the National Optometric Foundation (NOF), Corporate partners and NOA's Associates.

Thanks National Vision, Alcon & Walmart who offer grants and scholarship support at NOA's annual meeting.

Click on the application links below to download. To read scholarship application frequently asked questions (FAQs) by clicking HERE.

NOA Scholarship Cooper NOA Future Contact Lens Leader Scholarship 2016
NOA Scholarship Powell Georgia 2016
NOA Scholarship Cave 2016
NOA Scholarship Founders 2016
NOA Scholarship Pediatric 2016
NOA Scholarship Comer Hoya Scholarship Application 2016
NOA Scholarship Poster Contest Hoya 2016
NOA Scholarship FAQ 2016
NOA Scholarship National Vision Grant Application 2016

Student Travel Grants

The NOA will award up to 50 travel grants to NOSA members attending its annual convention. NOSA members must meet all deadline criteria provided by its chapter approved by the Director of Student Affairs. Travel Grants are awarded following the completion of all required attendance during the annual convention. Early registration to our convention is highly recommended. For more information please contact NOA's home office at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

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The National Optometric Association (NOA) was founded in 1969 in Richmond, Virginia, as a not-for-profit corporation The NOA is comprised primarily of minority optometrists from throughout the United States.  MORE...




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