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HLAA Michigan State Association Offers Scholarship to National Convention 2016

A scholarship is available to attend the HLAA National Convention 2016 which will be held in Washington DC,  June 23-26, 2016 . Lodging is at the host hotel, Washington Hilton.

Deadline to apply is January 1, 2016. Don’t miss out!

SCHOLARSHIP:  HLAA-MI will cover the early bird registration which includes the Friday night off-site event, banquet on Saturday evening, the Sunday Awards Breakfast, and lodging for 4 nights (single/double room).  Attendee will be responsible for all additional expenses such as travel to Washington DC, other meals and any other expenses including cancellation fees.


  • Must be a Hearing Loss Association of America dues paying member
  • Must be hard of hearing
  • Must live in Michigan

Priority consideration will be given to 1st time attendees

 POST CONVENTION CONDITIONS:  Following the convention, you must submit a written report to the HLAA-MI Board of Trustees on your convention experience by mid July 2016.  You will also be expected to appear at the July or Oct 2016 HLAA-MI Board meeting to give a short (5 minutes) presentation on your experience.

Get the Application for Convention 2016 Scholarship here!

Comment from a past scholarship recipient:

Lori – “By time I left the HLAA National Convention in St. Louis, I had a wealth of information to guide me as a co-leader of my chapter and advocate for people with hearing loss.   I met so many new people and became life-long friends with many of them. “