Deadline to Submit Better Hearing and Speech Month Award Nominations
Description: The Nebraska Speech-Language-Hearing Association (NSLHA) will select up to three (3) Better Hearing and Speech Month Award recipients for 2016. On May 4, 2016, a Better Hearing and Speech Month proclamation ceremony will be held at 10:00 a.m. in the Warner Chamber at the State Capitol in Lincoln, Nebraska. Award recipients will be recognized during the ceremony. A luncheon will be held to honor the award recipients following the ceremony.
The Child Representative and/or Adult Representative will be used in photographs to promote Better Hearing and Speech Month in Nebraska during the month of May. A permission form must be submitted by the individual being nominated (if an adult) or the parent or legal guardian of a child who is nominated. Please provide the nominee or his/her parent or legal guardian with this permission form and submit to the NSLHA office by April 8, 2016.
There are no age restrictions for the Representative nominees. Nominees must have a significant hearing, speech and/or language challenge. Nominees may be sponsored by parents, spouses, teachers or NSLHA members. Entry forms must provide a professional estimate of the degree of hearing and speech impairments.