AG Bell College Scholarship Program
Listening and Spoken Language must be the applicant’s primary mode of communication
*Hearing loss must have been diagnosed before the applicants fourth birthday (pre-lingual hearing loss).
Hearing loss must be bilateral and in the moderately severe to profound range. Applicants must have an unaided Pure-Tone Average (PTA) of 60dB or greater in the better-hearing ear in the speech frequencies of 500, 1000 and 2000 Hz. Applicants with cochlear implants meet this eligibility requirement. Unilateral (one-sided) hearing loss does not qualify
*Applicant must be enrolled in or have applied to a mainstream and accredited college or university as a full-time student working to complete a bachelors or graduate degree. This means that, for the 2015-2016 academic year, the applicant must be a full time undergraduate or graduate student pursuing a bachelor*s, master*s or doctorate degree at a mainstream college or university.
*Applicants in the United States must have a minimum cumulative un-weighted GPA of 3.25 on a 4.0 scale (equivalent minimums: 4.06 on a 5.0 scale or 81.25 on a scale of 100). For high school seniors, this is a cumulative GPA for grades 9-11 and the first semester of grade 12. For college freshman, this is cumulative GPA for grades 9-12 and the first semester of college. For college sophomores or higher including graduate students, it is the cumulative GPA on college transcripts for all semesters completed.
*Non-U.S. Applicants: Applicants must have a minimum 80% cumulative on their high school or secondary school transcripts. For colleges outside of the United States, applicants must have a ranking equivalent to a minimum 3.25 GPA; for example, for students in the UK, Australia and India, a minimum of an Upper Second Class ranking is required.
*Applicants may receive a total of two awards through the AG Bell College Scholarship program.
On website www.listeningandspokenlanguage.org , click on Families/Financial Aid programs/College Scholarships
All materials must arrive together in one package by 5:00 p.m. local time on March 13, 2015. Only transcripts sent directly from the educational institution will be accepted separately from the application.
Mail application package to:
Wendy Will – College Scholarship Program
8745 Gary Burns Drive, Suite 160-504
Frisco, TX 75034
email : firstname.lastname@example.org for questions or clarification