2021 Scholarship Application

The Michigan Speech-Language-Hearing Foundation is pleased to announce the application process for competitive scholarships. This scholarship award is intended for graduate students in their final year of a professional program (Master’s SLP or AuD) in the state of Michigan who intend to work in the state of Michigan following graduation. Applicants must be current enrolled in a graduate program. Please complete this form and include is as page 1 of the PDF required for application.

 

Award Description:

This award is intended for graduate students in their final year of a professional program (Master’s SLP or AuD) in the state of Michigan who intend to work in the state of Michigan following graduation.

 

Award Amount:

Scholarships will be awarded in the amount of $500.00

 

Eligibility:

Full-time graduate students currently enrolled in their final year of a professional graduate program (Master’s SLP, or AuD) in the state of Michigan who intend to work or continue their education in Michigan post-graduation.

 

How to Apply:

Applicants must submit one PDF document of the following information, in the following order provided below. The PDF file should be saved as LastName_FirstName_MSHF_Scholarship_2021_Application. Applications should be submitted to stron4ka@cmich.edu with the subject line reading 2021 MSHF Scholarship Application.

 

· Completed application as first page of PDF

· 500-word essay including:

o Description of your unique graduate school experiences in preparing for future career

o Description of your plan for clinical service career or additional academic pursuits in the state of Michigan following graduate school

o Description of your current and future volunteer/leadership roles within the profession

o Description of your career goals for next 3-5 years

· 1 to 2-page resume

· Letter of support from a current faculty member

· Current graduate academic transcript

 

Scholarships will be awarded at the MSHA Convention. Scholarship recipients will be asked to submit a recent photo for use at awards ceremony and on MSHF website. Scholarship recipients will also be featured on the MSHF website and MSHA social media platforms and asked to submit information to support this feature.

 

Deadline:

Friday, February 12, 2021 at 5:00pm