Sertoma, Inc. has announced a call for applications for the 2009 Sertoma Scholarships for Hearing Impaired Students. The national scholarship program offers twelve $1000 scholarships for U.S. students who have a minimum 40dB bilateral hearing loss. Scholarship funds may be used for any school-related expenses including tuition, books and supplies during any academic term, including summer term.
The scholarships are made possible through a generous donation from Oticon Pediatrics, a long time supporter of the educational initiatives of Sertoma, Inc., one of the oldest civic service clubs in the U.S. promoting civic responsibility through community service.
The deadline for application is May 1, 2009. For more information about the scholarship program and to download an applications, please visit www.sertoma.org.
For information about Oticon visit http://www.oticonusa.com