Hearing Impairment Scholarships

Scholarships open to students with hearing impairments.

Help America Hear Scholarship – Hard-of-Hearing Student
Sponsor: Foundation for Sight & Sound
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: March 26, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors who have a hearing loss which requires the use of hearing aid(s) in their daily life.

Incight Scholarship
Sponsor: Incight
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: April 1, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school students and current college students who will be enrolled during the 2017-2018 academic year. Applicant must be attending a college in Oregon or Southwest Washington and have any documented disability as defined by the ADA, DSM-V, IDEA, or other governing body.

George H. Nofer Scholarship for Law and Public Policy
Sponsor: The Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (AG Bell)
Amount: Up to $5,000
Closing Date: April 21, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to full-time graduate students with a pre-lingual bilateral hearing loss in the moderately-severe to profound range, using listening and spoken language as their primary method of communication. Application must be attending an accredited mainstream law schools or a master or doctoral program in public policy or public administration.

Diversity Scholarship
Sponsor: DiversityJobs
Amount: $3,000
Closing Date: April 30, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to all diversity and minority students, including Hispanics, African-Americans, Asian Americans, Native Americans, military veterans, women, people with disabilities, and members of the LGBT community. Applicant must be enrolled in and currently attending a school that has registered for DiversityJobs’ scholarship program (see website for details). Applicant must submit a completed online application.

Hard of Hearing or Deaf Scholarship
Sponsor: Sertoma
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: May 1, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and current undergraduate students with a minimum 40db bilateral hearing loss, as evidenced on audiogram by an SRT of 40db or greater in both ears. Applicant must be pursing a bachelor’s degree on a full-time basis at a college or university in the United States.

Louise Tumarkin Zazove Foundation Scholarship
Sponsor: Louise Tumarkin Zazove Foundation
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: May 26, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to incoming and current undergraduate students with a significant bilateral hearing loss (at least a 50 dB unaided hearing loss in both ears). Applicant must be a citizen or permanent resident of the United States.

Joey Stowell Scholarship
Sponsor: Bella Soul
Amount: $500
Closing Date: May 30, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to current college students living with a physical ailment, physical disease, and/or physical disability.

Communication Contest for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (CCDHH)
Sponsor: Optimist International
Amount: $2,500
Closing Date: June 15, 2017
Description: Contest is open to young people through grade 12 in the United States and Canada, to CEGEP in Quebec and grade 13 in the Caribbean, who are educated in the United States, Canada or the Caribbean. Applicant must be deaf or hard of hearing. Closing date is the national closing date. Applicant should contact local Optimist Club for specific date.

Villasenor Latinx Scholarship
Sponsor: Bella Soul
Amount: $500
Closing Date: July 30, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to current college students living with a physical ailment, physical disease, and/or physical disability.

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