Winners Announced: 24th Annual New England Regional Braille Challenge

The Carroll Center for the Blind hosted the 24th New England Regional Braille Challenge, a national program of the Braille Institute that celebrates excellence in braille literacy and encourages students who are blind and visually impaired to hone their braille skills. The top 50 students with the highest scores in the nation will qualify for the Braille Challenge finals later this year.

Congratulations to all students who participated this year and a big shoutout to our regional winners:

  • Apprentice: Jason DiPersio and Daniel DiPersio
  • Freshman: Daniel Gevers
  • Sophomore: Benjamin Silva
  • Junior Varsity: Hannah Gevers
  • Varsity: Alan Quan

We also want to thank all our volunteers, scorers, proctors, Carroll Center staff, TVIs in the public and private schools, and families. Thank you for coming together, showing your support, and lending so many hands to make this event a success!

Thank you to our Sponsors!

Braille Institute Logo.
Perkins Talking Book Library Logo.
Bay State Council for the Blind logo
Cabot's Ice Cream and Restaurant logo