|Posted on March 25, 2013 at 2:25 PM|
This is a $1,000 scholarship to cover tuition, books and supplies. Recipient may use the funds for any semester, including summer, during the awarded academic school year. Support from Sertoma and Oticon, Inc. provides the funding for the scholarships.
All scholarship applications and requested materials must be received at Sertoma Headquarters by 4:00 pm Central Standard Time on May 1st each year. Faxes are not accepted. If the deadline falls on a weekend, the following Monday will be used as the deadline date.
The following items are required to complete the application process.
Application - must be on the original form, typed and signed.
(2) Two letters of Recommendation
High School or College transcript(s) – Transcript must be from school, but does not have to be official. GPA stated on application must be verifiable from transcript.
Recent audiogram or statement from hearing health professional (must not be any older than 24 months). Hearing loss level on application must be verifiable from audiogram or statement.
One additional copy of all required materials, except for audiogram. The additional copy must blank out all references to the student’s personal information including the name, address, phone, e-mail, and social security number.
Submit all materials in a single envelope in the order listed. Any additional items or items received separately will be discarded. Application materials are to be single sided. Please do not use staples.
NOTIFICATION TO RECIPIENTS
Scholarship recipients will be notified June 30th of each year. We only notify recipients, no notification means the student did not receive the scholarship. We cannot send out lists of recipients to those who do not receive a scholarship.
Hard of Hearing or Deaf Scholarship Program
1912 E. Meyer Blvd.
Kansas City, MO 64132