PSAD Scholarship Program for Deaf/Hard of Hearing High School Seniors & College students
The concept of this scholarship fund was approved by the PSAD Board of Managers in 2012. The Scholarships will be awarded annually to qualified deaf and hard of hearing applicants who wish to pursue or enhance a career which focuses on the nurturing of deaf and hard of hearing children.
The intended purpose of the scholarship is to support those deaf and hard of hearing persons who desire to pursue or enhance a career. This could include, but is not necessarily limited to, early childhood education, public school teaching, social work and medical field.
General Scholarship Information
Each year the Scholarship Committee will appoint students based on a GPA of 3.0 or higher and at least (26 credits for college students). The scholarship award is $1,000. The scholarship is given to three high school seniors and one college student. Community service, other activities and interests will weigh in the final decision. All applications will be held in the strictest confidence. The Scholarship Committee will adhere to the application process.
The deadline for submitting the forms is May 1st each year, unless specified.