Scholarships and Waivers
AuSM Scholarships for Programs and Services
AuSM wants to make its programs and services available to as many individuals as possible. Scholarships for AuSM Social Skills classes and Camps, AuSM memberships, workshops, the Annual Minnesota Autism Conference, the Self-Advocacy Summit, and more are available for those who qualify. Click here to access and complete an AuSM Scholarship Form. Please do not apply for scholarships for events and programs that do not have open registration.
Twin Cities Autism Foundation, Inc.
AuSM is pleased to partner with Twin Cities Autism Foundation, Inc. to offer additional scholarship opportunities to the Minnesota autism community. Twin Cities Autism Foundation, Inc. provides financial aid to help families gain access to resources.
Most AuSM programs and services have capacity limits (with the exception of AuSM membership*). Before applying for a TCAF Scholarship, you first must reserve a spot in your desired program.
*You must be an AuSM member to be eligible for AuSM Summer Camps. Additional membership benefits include discounted rates on a variety of programming and a voucher for a free AuSM Skillshop. Click here for more information about AuSM Membership.
Check with your county case manager to learn if your selected class, camp, or program can be paid for under the Consumer Directed Community Supports (CDCS); Brain Injury (BI); Community Alternative Care (CAC); or Developmental Disability (DD) waivers. By registering for an AuSM class, camp, or program, you agree to pay in full any amount not covered by the Third Party Payer.