Author Archives: Wendy Herrold

Guidelines for Educational Interpreters: Technical Assistance Document

Click here to access the Guidelines for Educational Interpreters: Technical Assistance Document (revised June 2017)

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Raise.me

Raise.me allows high school students to earn scholarships from colleges for their achievements in and out of the classroom.  Starting in 9th grade, students can be eligible to start earning scholarships for their achievements in and out of the classroom, … Continue reading

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National Literacy Competition

Scholarship:  National Literacy Competition Throughout the years, Phi Kappa Zeta has held various literary competitions with the goal of promoting literacy, recognizing unique talent, and offering scholarships to young Deaf and Hard of Hearing students. We are excited to announce … Continue reading

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Law Offices of David A. Black Scholarship

Scholarship: Law Offices of David A. Black Scholarship Qualifications: A 40dB (or greater) bilateral hearing loss Citizen of the United States Award: Two $1,000 scholarships Deadline: November 8, 2016

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AG Bell School-Age Financial Aid Program

Scholarship:  AG Bell School-Age Financial Aid Program Qualifications: Child must have a bilateral hearing loss or Auditory Neuropathy and have been diagnosed prior to the child’s fourth birthday. Child’s hearing loss must be in the moderately-severe to profound range. The … Continue reading

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Google Lime Scholarship Program

Scholarship:  Google Lime Scholarship Program Qualifications: An undergraduate, graduate or PhD student currently enrolled at a university in the U.S. or Canada (freshmen/first years and international students studying in the U.S. or Canada are eligible to apply).  This scholarship is … Continue reading

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American Association on Health and Disability

Scholarship:  American Association on Health and Disability AAHD Scholarship Application Qualifications: Applicant must have a disability. Applicant must be enrolled FULL TIME as undergraduate student and completed one full year of college, and is currently in their 2nd year of … Continue reading

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Hearing Loss in the Classroom

This video shows how to help students with hearing loss by using FM equipment in the classroom and also provides 2 little tips that classroom teachers should follow to provide students with the best auditory access. Click Here for YouTube … Continue reading

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Free Smoke Alarms

Lincoln Fire and Rescue (LFR) has been awarded a $140,000 federal grant to install 3,200 free ionization smoke alarms and 200 alarms designed to aid the deaf and hard of hearing. The alarm installation is part of a fire prevention … Continue reading

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Entomology Extravaganza

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