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May 9, 2016

$1.25 Mil Grant Awarded to Clarke-Fontbonne Northeast Collaborative


May 9, 2016—We’re delighted to announce that Fontbonne University has been awarded a $1.25 million grant to fund student tuition for their Master of Arts in Deaf Education, a collaborative program with Clarke Schools for Hearing and Speech.

This interdisciplinary degree for graduate students offers coursework through Fontbonne University, and 400 hours of on-site practicum in the Northeastern US, including at Clarke locations in Boston, New York, Northampton and Philadelphia; the Capital Region Education Council’s Soundbridge Program in Connecticut; and the Bergen County Hearing Impaired Program in New Jersey.

The five-year grant, funded by the Department of Education’s Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services, will be awarded to students beginning in June 2016.

To learn more about the grant go here: https://www.fontbonne.edu/news/fontbonne-awarded-1-25-million-grant-deaf-education-program/ and to learn more about the program go here: http://www.clarkeschools.org/for-professionals/masters-degree. You can also contact Dan Salvucci, Project Co-Director at dsalvucci@fontbonne.edu or 314.889.1407.