William F. Austin Scholarship and Outstanding Student Clinician Scholarships to be Awarded in August
Minneapolis, Feb. 19, 2010 – Starkey Laboratories, Inc., one of the world’s leading hearing technology companies, is pleased to announce that applications for the William F. Austin and Outstanding Student Clinician Scholarships are now being accepted through June 11, 2010. Students can find information about the scholarships and application forms at www.StarkeyPro.com in the Audiology & Education section. Scholarships will be awarded in August 2010.
“The future of the audiology field is in the hands of the students,” said Sara Burdak, Director of Education and Training for Starkey. “We are pleased to open this year’s applications and look forward to hearing from the many extraordinary students now moving through audiology programs around the country.”
Starkey awards scholarships through Starkey University, a comprehensive educational outreach program offering hearing care professionals and audiology students unique learning opportunities that focus on a variety of relevant, hands-on curricula. The William F. Austin Scholarship recognizes outstanding audiology graduate students pursuing clinical, teaching and research careers in audiology, and the Outstanding Student Clinician scholarships are awarded to students pursuing careers in clinical audiology and private practice.
Starkey Laboratories, Inc. is a privately held, global hearing technology company headquartered in Eden Prairie, Minn. The company is recognized for its innovative design, development and distribution of comprehensive digital hearing systems. Founded in 1967, Starkey employs over 3,500 people, operates 22 facilities and conducts business in over 100 markets worldwide. For more information, visit Starkey.com