is expensive! Working with several students who have transitioned from high
school to college has made that clear. Luckily there are many scholarships
specifically for students with hearing loss.
are links to scholarships that I’ve gathered over the years. I share these with
my high school seniors (and often help them fill out the applications) and I
encourage you to share them with your students as well. Many have deadlines in
the next few months so let’s pass them along!
This scholarship is specifically for Clarke School alumni.
Any student who attended any Clarke program for any length of time is eligible!
This is an
opportunity for students who are deaf, hard of hearing, deaf-blind or have difficulty
speaking in various states, including California, District of Columbia,
Georgia, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland,
Massachusetts, Michigan, Montana, New Mexico, Nevada, Pennsylvania, Tennessee,
Virginia and Washington.
students with asignificant bilateral
hearing loss (generally requiring at least a 50 dB unaided hearing loss in both
students with a minimum 40dB bilateral hearing loss.
scholarship is open to Cochlear Nucleus® implant recipients.
For persons who are deaf or hard of
hearing, or the families of children who are deaf or hard of hearing.
For students with any disability who
plan to major in a technology-related field.
AG Bell also has this list of
scholarships for students with hearing loss:
Do you have links to scholarships for students with hearing
loss? Let’s share them here!