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2014-15 Educational Scholarships and Awards

The future is bright! The AAA Foundation congratulates these students and SAA chapters who are helping shape the audiology field of tomorrow. Feeling inspired after reading their stories?  Make a donation restricted solely for the use of audiology education by calling the AAA Foundation office at 703-226-1048.


Project Amazon

One student and one audiologist join a humanitarian team traveling to remote Paratins, Brazil to provide hearing healthcare to children and adults from over 300 local communities.

Ellen Avoletta, BS
Illinois State University

Lindsay Bondurant, AuD
Illinois State University



Roger Ruth Memorial Scholarship

Awarded to a student who demonstrates outstanding clinical skills and who shows promise in terms of clinical research and service to the hearing health community ($1,000).

Alyssa Pursley, BS
Washington University School of Medicine



Sadanand Singh Memorial Scholarship

Awarded to one minority or international student who shows exceptional promise in audiology research ($1,000).

John Lee, BS
Vanderbilt University



Empowering People Scholarships

Awarded to students who show exceptional promise as clinical audiologists ($5,000).

Margaret Barnett, BS
University of Louisville

Laura Coco, BA
University of Texas at Austin

Beth Harasha, BS
Arizona State University

Sarah Kennett, BA
University of Arkansas

Molly Norris-Van Eaton, MS
Rush University


SAA Student Leader Scholarship

Awarded to a student who shows exceptional leadership in service to the profession of audiology ($1,000).

Brittany Wallace, BA
Washington University in St. Louis



Student Travel Awards Reimbursement (STAR) Program

Travel stipend awarded to graduate students who wish to attend a professional meeting in the hearing sciences or other sciences related to coursework (up to $500).

Stephanie Gustafson
Vanderbilt University


SAA Humanitarian, Education, and Awareness Resources (HEAR) Chapter Grant

Awarded to an SAA Chapter to fund the development of a SAA chapter project that is either a new project or for the refinement of an existing project. The project must be either Humanitarian in nature (providing service in your community, nationally, or internationally), Educational in nature (providing professional education to audiology students, audiologists or to non-professionals), or related to the Awareness of audiology (up to $1,000).

A.T. Still University
H.E.A.R Day

Illinois State University
Humanitarian Audiology Outreach: Appalachia

Indiana University
Indianapolis Public Schools Battery Project

Northen Illinois University
Hustle for Hearing

Northwestern University
Hearing Peru

University of Kansas Medical Center

University of North Texas
Pediatric Conference

University of Texas at Dallas

Red Ballon Run

University of Utah

See Your Audiologist

University of Washington

Pediatric Aid in Guatemala

Utah State University
Mission from the hEARt

Wayne State University
Project Detroit Firefighters


SAA Special Olympics Healthy Hearing Chapter Participation Grants

Provides funding that enables students from SAA chapters to serve as volunteers at Special Olympics Healthy Hearing events at the local, regional, and state levels ($250).

Indiana University
Missouri State University
Northwestern University
Rush University
University of Pittsburgh
University of Texas at Dallas
University of Washington
West Virginia University


Project Amazon