About Multiple Sclerosis Foundation

Home > Learn About Multiple Sclerosis > News > Computer Grant Applications Available

Computer Grant Applications Available


Applications will be accepted from July 1 to October 1 for the MSF’s Computer Grant Program. 
There is a world of support and information about MS to be found using a computer, but many people cannot access it.  Because a technology gap still exists for people with disabilities, this grant program provides refurbished desktop computers and for people who have MS and have limited or fixed incomes.
To meet approval for this grant, the applicant’s MS diagnosis must be verified.  A brief essay from the applicant explaining how a computer will enhance their quality of life is also required. 
Internet access and technical support will be the responsibility of the grant recipient.  Those who need training will be referred to computer literacy classes in their area.
Refurbished computers come from schools, businesses and office buildings.  The program offers only desktop computers of various models. If your computer is broken, the MSF may supply a new tower for use with your existing monitor and accessories.
Applications for this grant are available online (click Programs and Activities, then Computer Grant Program), in MSFocus, or by calling 888-673-6287.

  Support the MSF
Supporting MSF's programs to help make "a brighter tomorrow" has never been easier.
make a donation 

  Learn About MS
Common symptoms of MS include fatigue, weakness, spasticity, balance problems, bladder and bowel problems, numbness, vision loss, tremors and depression.
learn more 


Unless otherwise specified, all medical content is compiled by MSF staff and reviewed for accuracy by a member of our Medical Advisory Board.

The MSF strives to present clear and unbiased information. This site is partially funded through a grant from Bayer Healthcare, LLC.

© Copyright 2000-2013 Multiple Sclerosis Foundation - All Rights Reserved