More Than $600,000 in New Funding Being Awarded to Support Cutting-Edge CSD Research and Scholarship
(February 23, 2021 – West Chester, PA) In an effort to facilitate positive change in the lives of millions of children and adults with communication disorders, EBS Healthcare is proud to join other donors in showcasing the work of the American Speech-Language-Language Hearing Foundation (ASHFoundation).
Recently, the ASHFoundation announced that it will award more than $600,000 in scholarships and grants this year to talented students, researchers, and clinicians whose innovations could unlock the potential of communication for millions. This support can only happen with the generosity of corporations, organizations, and individuals.
“As a corporate donor at the Founder level, EBS Healthcare is proud to support innovation and new discoveries for the communication sciences through the ASHFoundation’s charitable mission and work,” said Mark Stubits, CEO, EBS Healthcare. “The ability to communicate and connect is essential to successful social interaction and personal relationships, in learning and academic success, and in work settings. The ASHFoundation is at the forefront of supporting bold ideas and breaking new ground to achieve such success It is a privilege to support this work.”
ASHFoundation 2021 funding opportunities include research grants, scholarships, and clinical achievement awards. Submission periods are opening now with April and May application deadlines. In celebration of its 75th anniversary year, the ASHFoundation intends to honor at least 75 exceptionally talented communication sciences innovators who will receive support from the ASHFoundation in November. Learn more at www.ashfoundation.org.
About the American Speech-Language-Hearing Foundation (ASHFoundation)
The ASHFoundation supports innovators and sparks innovation in the communication sciences. The organization provides resources for promising researchers, students, and professionals exploring bold ideas and forward-thinking solutions to improve the lives of people with hearing, speech, language, and swallowing disorders. The ASHFoundation raises funds from corporations, individuals, and organizations to invest in ingenuity through research grants, scholarships, clinical achievement awards, and special programs. Throughout its 75-year history, the ASHFoundation has awarded more than $11 million in funding for more than 2,300 innovators.
About EBS Healthcare
Our Mission is to make a difference, every day, in every life we touch. At EBS, we positively impact the lives of 2.1 million children each year. It’s no small feat, and we owe our success to a combination of the right people and a commitment to continually advance the field. We carefully select teams of therapists and special education professionals, and then we support them with the right balance of leadership and coaching. We also empower our employees with access to cutting-edge innovations, evidence-based research, unparalleled professional development, and exceptional opportunities to grow.