Investing in Future, CaptionCall by Sorenson Announces 8 Scholarship Winners
SALT LAKE CITY, Nov. 29, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, CaptionCall by Sorenson announced the winners of the company’s 2022 Audiology Student Scholarships. These scholarships support the company’s ongoing commitment to providing inclusive communication technologies and services for Deaf, hard-of-hearing, and diverse people. Recipients each received a $3,000 scholarship.
The National Institute on Deafness and Communication Disorders reports more than 48 million Americans experience some form of hearing loss. CaptionCall by Sorenson provides phone captioning service for people with hearing loss who need captions to use the telephone effectively.
“Audiology services remain a critical piece of communication accessibility. We support the education of future hearing health practitioners. As they are the future audiologists who will be serving people experiencing hearing loss, we want to support their formal training,” said CaptionCall by Sorenson’s CEO Jorge Rodriguez.
Now in its sixth year, the annual scholarships were awarded to eight recipients, who will be attending the following universities:
CaptionCall by Sorenson scholarship information can be found on the CaptionCall by Sorenson website. To be eligible for the 2023 Audiology Student Scholarship, applicants must be a current undergraduate student planning to pursue full-time graduate studies in audiology or a current graduate student in an audiology program. Applicants must have a minimum grade point average of 3.0 on a scale of 4.0. Scholarship recipients must then be enrolled in a full-time graduate-level course of study in audiology at an accredited school in the United States.
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