Eligibility Criteria :
Children and adults who suffer deafness or hearing impairment and who need assistance in obtaining mechanical devices, medical or specialized treatment or specialized education, as well as speech classes, note takers, interpreters, etc., and in other areas of need that are directly related to hearing impairment. Selection of recipients and amount of scholarship awarded shall be decided upon by the majority of the Trustees meeting in April to review all applications. Applicants demonstrating the greatest financial need are given preference regardless of race, creed, age or sex. Distributions are made from the interest earned by Trust investments.