AudiologyOnline invests in profession through support of AAAF scholarship program

The American Academy of Audiology Foundation (AAAF) has announced two scholarship recipients supported by a contribution from Continued’s AudiologyOnline.

AudiologyOnline donates to the AAAF Continued Achievement Scholarship, which benefits qualified students who are currently enrolled in AuD, PhD, or AuD/PhD programs and who show exceptional promise in providing outstanding patient care as clinical audiologists.

This year’s recipients of $2000 scholarships each are: 

Kitrie Howell, University of Texas at Dallas

“I am incredibly grateful and honored to have received the Continued Achievement Scholarship of 2023,” Howell said. “This generous award from AAA Foundation and AudiologyOnline has given me the opportunity to help further my clinical training. I am thankful to all who have helped and guided me through my studies and clinical work these past four years.”

Mary Sauvageau, Idaho State University

“I am honored to receive the Continued Achievement Award sponsored by AudiologyOnline,” Sauvageau said. “This award will help me to excel as a clinical audiologist. In addition, the scholarship drives my passion for patient-centered care. I am grateful to all individuals who have been a part of my educational journey.”

In addition to the scholarship, both recipients will receive a lifetime membership to AudiologyOnline to support their lifelong learning. 

“As a doctorate-level profession, we recognize that audiology requires intense personal and professional commitments from students over many years,” said Christy Huynh, AuD, managing editor of AudiologyOnline. “Audiology care is an important part of overall healthcare for people of all ages, and the demand for audiologists is projected to grow exponentially in the next few years. We see these scholarships as a means to help support talented audiology students and also as an investment in the future of our profession.”

AudiologyOnline offers 1500+ online courses developed by leading audiologists and industry experts and is part of the Continued family of learning sites.


Posted in press on Dec 06, 2023