American Speech Language Hearing Association: Multicultural ProjectsDeadline: May 5, 2017
The Multicultural Projects program provides support for the infusion of multiculturalism into clinical, educational, and professional programs; and the activities of allied/related associations and organizations. Proposals must have a multicultural focus. Multicultural is defined to include issues dealing with race, ethnicity, language, gender or gender identity, age, sexual orientation, socioeconomic status, and ability. There is particular interest in, but not limited to, proposals that respond to ASHA’s Envisioned Future: 2025 (http://www.asha.org/About/ASHAs-Envisioned-Future/) and ASHA’s Strategic Pathway to Excellence (http://www.asha.org/About/Strategic-Pathway/); advance Interprofessional Education/Interprofessional Practice (IPE/IPP) (http://www.asha.org/Practice/Interprofessional-Education-Practice/); and/or result in a tangible product, program, resource, etc.
Amount: Grant awards will range up to $15,000 and average between $7,000-$10,000. The number of grant awards will depend on the nature, quality, and number of proposals received.
Eligibility: Clinical and/or school-based speech, language, and hearing programs; university programs; state associations; allied and related professional organizations. An ASHA member must serve as project director.