AG Bell College Scholarship Program

Sponsor: Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing

3417 Volta PL NW
Washington DC 20007
Phone: 202-337-5220
Email: Scholarships@agbell.org
Languages Spoken:

English

Program Website
 

Conditions Covered

Deafness, Hearing Loss, Hearing or Ear Conditions
 

Eligibility Guidelines

Program Details

Spoken communication must be the applicant’s primary mode of communication; hearing loss must have been diagnosed before the applicant’s fourth birthday; hearing loss must be bilateral and in the moderate to profound range; and 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 or accredited university as a full time student; 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, it is the cumulative GPA on your college transcript for all semesters completed. These competitive, merit-based scholarships for deaf or hard-of-hearing students range from $2,500 to $10,000.
   

Application Process

Send Application To

Download, complete and submit application in its entirety with all required supplemental materials to the AG Bell College Scholarship Program by mail or e-mail or contact them directly for further information or with any questions. Mail To: AG Bell College Scholarship Program
AG Bell College Scholarship Program
3417 Volta PL NW
Washington DC 20007
Email: Scholarships@agbell.org

Last Updated: October 08, 2017