Graduate Funding Information Service

April 3, 2019

ASHF: New Century Scholars Doctoral Scholarship

Application Deadline: May 8, 2019

The American Speech-Language-Hearing Foundation (ASHF) maintains that our ability to communicate and connect with each other is key to our success and happiness. The Foundation supports innovators and sparks innovation in communication sciences to make that connection possible for everyone.

The ASHFoundation invites doctoral students accepted or enrolled in a research doctoral program to apply for the New Century Scholars Doctoral Scholarship. This program is designed to support strong doctoral candidates who will pursue a teacher-investigator career in an academic environment at the university/college level. For 2019, the ASHFoundation will award up to 15 scholarships of $10,000 each.


  1. Students must be accepted to, or currently enrolled in, a research doctoral program (PhD or equivalent) in communication sciences and disorders. Clinical doctoral students are not eligible to apply for this program; however, clinical doctoral students are eligible for other ASHFoundation funding programs. Students completing their doctoral program prior to June 2020 are not eligible for this November 2019 funding cycle.
  1. Students with full-time status will be given priority. However, students with part-time status will be considered.
  1. Students must be either a NSSLHA member or an ASHA member at the time of application.
  1. Students should be committed to a teacher-investigator career in communication sciences and disorders in the United States.

For more information about this opportunity, including how to apply, click here.