Mission: The mission of the american academy of audiology foundation is to promote philanthropy in support of research, education and public awareness in audiology and hearing science.
Programs: Audiology research: the foundation awards grants from $500 to $10,000 through several research award programs. Small grants are made to audiology graduate students who are conducting research as part of their academic coursework, and larger grants are made to post-docs in early stages of their research careers in hearing and balance science.
education: great support for educational and public awareness programs and on-demand web seminars, leadership conferences for next-generation and student leaders, travel and project grants for graduate students and university chapters of the student academy of audiology, discoveary zone, public outreach on hearing health and conservation, etc.
academic scholarships: the foundation funds scholarships of $1,000-$5,000 for graduate students pursuing aud and/or phd degrees in hearing science at u. S. Universities.
other program services that help further accomplish the foundation's exempt purpose.