The Student Academy of Audiology (SAA) is fortunate to take a moment to be grateful to our members for their work and accomplishments throughout the year.
Over a series of two videos, we want to:
- Celebrate your accomplishments from the year.
- Share updates on SAA’s activities.
- Thank everyone around the country who helped make these things happen.
President’s Message, Scholarship and Grant Recipients, and Chapter Challenge Winners
National SAA membership comes with all of the benefits of professional membership with the American Academy of Audiology plus additional resources focused specifically on students! A few of our favorites are highlighted here:
Throughout the year, SAA chapters have the opportunity to track their local programming initiatives and share it with the SAA to receive participation points in the SAA Chapter Challenges. Top chapters in each of the seven categories receive funding from the SAA to promote future chapter initiatives. We owe a huge thank you to Hearing Healthcare Recruiters, LLC, which has sponsored these awards for seven years and has committed to sponsoring it for many more years to come.
Update on SAA Activities
As a membership organization, the SAA is driven by each of us. Thank you for all you have done this year for the profession of audiology. While this academic year did not go the way any of us expected, the bold action and ideas of students around the country reminds us all why we love being a part of this profession and this organization with all of you.
We hope you will consider volunteering with the SAA for the 2021-2022 term! Applications are open for a number of committee opportunities including the Diversity & Inclusion Task Force as well as the SAA State Ambassador Program.
Finally, the SAA is proud to work with the AAA Foundation and its sponsors to recognize the accomplishments of individual students through scholarships and grants. We wish to thank the scholarship and grant program sponsors as well as the sponsors that contributed to make the many student-related benefits possible over the last year.
- AAA Foundation
- Hearing Healthcare Recruiters, LLC
- Jerry Northern, PhD
- Oticon, Inc.
- Plural Publishing
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