NBASLH Scholarships

Following is information on NBASLH Scholarships, applications procedures, and submission deadlines.

Applications should be submitted online by March 10, 2017. Please visit the links for each award below.

Questions may be directed to the NBASLH Office at


NBASLH Student Travel Stipend

The NBASLH Executive Board is pleased to announce that again this year four Travel Stipends in the amount of $250 are available for the NBASLH Convention.

Click here to view Criteria for the Student Travel Stipends.

Click here to apply for a Student Travel Stipend.


NBASLH Student Research Award

The National Black Association for Speech-Language & Hearing (NBASLH), invites students to submit a research paper to its scholarship competition. Two candidates will be awarded a $1,000 scholarship during the annual NBASLH Convention.

*This grant is sponsored by the Pearson Clinical Assessment division. Pearson provides a variety of assessment and intervention materials for speech-language pathologists and related practitioners, including CELF®, PLS™, PPVT™, EVT™, Goldman-Fristoe Test of Articulation (English and Spanish editions) and the KLPA™. 

Click here to view Criteria Selection and Research Paper Content for the Student Research Award.

Click here to upload your manuscript for consideration.


Invo Healthcare - Progressus Therapy - NBASLH Scholarship

Invo HealthCare – Progressus Therapy is proud to announce a scholarship in partnership with NBASLH through their Supporting Exceptional Outcomes Through Speech and Language Services Scholarships program.

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 of being a speech-language pathologist.

The scholarship award is 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 degree program in communication sciences and disorders (speech-language pathology).

Click here to view Criteria for the Invo Healthcare - Progressus Therapy Scholarship.

Click here to apply for the Invo Healthcare - Progressus Therapy Scholarship.

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

Past Student Research Award Recipients

2009 - Hadiya Coppedge
2010 - Tamika Reynold LeRay
2011 - Kara Taylor
2012 - Melissa Boone
2012 - Brittany Reed
2013 - Kenya Sudler
2014 - R. Danielle Scott
2015 - Stephanie N. Austin
2015 - Tabia Pope, MS

Other Opportunities

AuD Research Opportunity