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Sally Mangold Memorial Scholarship Award


The NCAER Board has established The Sally Mangold Memorial Scholarship” Award. 

This award will be given annually to the student or students who are invited to the National Braille Challenge, based on their tests results.  This award was established to honor Dr. Mangold ‘s love of Braille, as well as her many valuable contributions to the field.  The students will be selected based on their achievement of excellence in Braille reading and writing, demonstrated in the Braille Challenge qualifying round. 

Our first award recipients are as follows:

First Place Award $250.00 - Megan Borella, Millbrae             

* This award has been matched by Helene Holman of Exceptional Teaching, providing a gift certificate to Megan’s Braille Teacher, Shelley Viviani              Award $50.00 - Michael Chang, San Jose             

Award $50.00 - Meredith Pell, Fair Oaks

Award $50.00 - Pauline Ugalde, Sunnyvale

Congratulations to all the award winners!



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