Sertoma’s Professional Education Grant provides tuition or registration for Sertoma Affiliate staff attending short courses, workshops, seminars and conferences for the purpose of enhancing professional skills and maintaining credentials in the field of speech and hearing.
Grants up to $425 per Sertoma fiscal year are available. Application requests should meet the following criteria:
Examples of allowable workshops, conventions and conferences include: ASHA Meeting, AAA Meeting, Conferences or Workshops on:
The Lexington Medical Center of Lexington, South Carolina, teamed up with the Lexington Sertoma Club to host a special seminar at the hospital, which educated and inspired individuals to take an interest and initiative in pursuing hearing health. For Sertoma member, Buzz Lewis (right) the event proved to be life changing.
The Norfolk Sertoma Club of Norfolk, Virginia, donated $150,000 to Eastern Virginia Medical School (EVMS) to fund a new state of the art temporal bone laboratory. This new lab has enabled both medical professionals and students to research, learn and practice various techniques and procedures pertaining to the brain and hearing health