In 2014, MSHA established the MSHA Memorial Scholarship in memory of MSHA Speech-language Pathologists and Audiologists. We hope to honor their dedication and service to our organization by offering financial support to graduate students at the University of Montana who plan to work in Montana. In 2014 we awarded on $500 scholarship to Shelby Swant. This year we are offering two $750 scholarships.
Application deadline is September 16, 2020.
Award winners will be recognized at the MSHA Fall Convention in October.
The scholarship committee is composed of Shelby Midboe-Chair, Amy Glaspey, Molly Beck, Alex Warehime, Susan Sanford, and Mina May.
Applications are are available for download,or by contacting Shelby Midboe at:
Click here to access application: 2020 MSHA Scholarship Application
If you would like to make a donation to this scholarship in honor of a MSHA member, please send your donation to MSHA and indicated MSHA Scholarship and whom you would like to honor, on your check.
Montana Speech-Language Hearing Association Memorial Scholarship
Anticipated Value: $750 to graduate students
Criteria: MSHA member Graduate student, (currently enrolled and/or admitted in the fall semester) majoring in Communication Sciences and Disorders and plans to work in Montana.
Laura Jo McKamey Memorial Scholarship
The Laura Jo McKamey Memorial Scholarship has been set up for the Department of Communicative Sciences and Disorders at the University of Montana. Our goal is to raise $20,000 for her scholarship, which will make the scholarship sustainable and help future students who are studying speech- language pathology. Please click here if you are interested in donating to the Laura Jo McKamey Memorial Scholarship.