NBASLH Scholarships

Invo Healthcare - Progressus Therapy - NBASLH Scholarship

Invo Healthcare - Progressus Therapy is proud to announce a scholarship in partnership with the National Black Association of Speech-Language and Hearing (NBASLH).  Through our Supporting Exceptional Outcomes through Speech and Language Services Scholarship, Invo Healthcare - Progressus Therapy will award one $1,000 scholarship to a graduate student whose primary career goal is to provide services to children in school or early intervention settings following graduation and who identifies the importance of strong mentoring relationships to prepare for the role and responsibilities necessary.

The scholarship award consists of a $1,000 honorarium to be used for educational / clinical expenses (e.g. books, clinical materials or equipment, tuition or related expenses). To be eligible, applicants must be enrolled in an ASHA accredited Master’s program in Communication Sciences and Disorders (Speech-Language Pathology).

NBASLH will facilitate the application and award process for the scholarship.  To apply, candidates must complete and submit an application form, respond to three essay questions, and submit a reference from a faculty member.

In the essay, applicants are asked to respond to the following questions. Responses are limited to a maximum of 1500 words. Awards will be announced in March 2018. The recipient of this scholarship will be required to provide official transcripts before the award is distributed. 

  1. How has one of your mentors influenced your decision to pursue a career in early intervention or school-based services?
  2. Describe how Speech and Language services directly impact student outcomes?
  3. What is your personal vision of your professional career as a school-based SLP?

  

DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION: March 1, 2018

Click here to complete your application.

Faculty members: Click here to submit a confidential recommendation for scholarship candidates.