As the related educational foundation of The Vision Council, The Better Vision Institute supports programs that serve consumer and professional educational needs for the vision care industry.    

For a complete history of the Better Vision Institute, click here.

Opening Your Eyes: The Vision Council Scholarship Fund

Opening Your Eyes: The Vision Council Scholarship Fund launched in 2021 as a new program designed to support minority high school students who have an interest in pursuing a career in the optical industry.  The program will support selected students through monetary scholarships to opticianry school.  The intent of the program is to launch a far-reaching effort that can expand to other segments of the industry. To view or submit the scholarship application, click here.

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