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Scholarship Opportunities

Check out Nevada State University’s Financial Aid pages for scholarships.

Here are a couple to get you started: and

More Than Words, LLC. Scholarship:

Congratulations to Sarita Edwards for receiving a scholarship for Fall 2020 from More than Words, LLC, offered by Edna Elisabeth Nyang, MS. CCC-SLP.   Congratulations on this achievement! If you would like more information about this company please see their website:

American Association of University Women (AAUW) – Boulder City

The AAUW – Boulder City Branch offers scholarships to women college students at Nevada State University twice a year. Go to for more information.

Check out NSSLHA’s  and ASHA Foundation’s Scholarship Pages:

CAPCSD scholarships

Plural Publishing Scholarships

Supports graduate students pursing research in SLP or AuD.  One scholarship is awarded for the Master’s/AuD level and one for the Doctoral-level.

Frances J. Laven Scholarship

Funds one student scholarship to recognize exemplary student service, intended for graduate students in a professional program, Master’s SLP, AuD or SLPD.

Please see their webpage for more details:

Faculty News


To Dr. Elizabeth Meyerowitz, who received the American Speech-Language-Hearing Foundation’s 2020 Clinical Achievement Award for the state of Nevada.

SPEAK OUT® & LOUD Crowd® Grants – Parkinson Voice Project

Dr. Christy Fleck and Melanie Bradle MA CCC (Speech-Language Pathology) were  awarded a 2020 and 2021 SPEAK OUT!® & LOUD Crowd® Grant from the Parkinson Voice Project . The grant will support the graduate program’s development and marketing  of a  speech pathology clinic to provide evaluation and treatment providing  SPEAK OUT!® & LOUD Crowd® services, with consultations and support from experts in the field . The grant will also provide training for all of the SLP graduate students until June 2022.

Stroke in multicultural Las Vegas: Radio broadcast

The podcast on PHLV radio – Health Mondays with AAPINA of Nevada  is now available online. Topic: “Speech language pathology’s role in managing aphasia in a culturally diverse community like Las Vegas” with Dr. Angel Ball.   Original broadcast Nov. 12, 2018

Aphasia News Article

Dr. Ball was in the news discussing aphasia related to the interview of a local man with Wernicke’s Aphasia. Original publish date: July 17, 2021

Clinical Guidelines

Student Resources:

ASHA resources for students:

ASHA careers information:

Nevada Licensure website:

S.T.E.P. Mentoring via ASHA – for students: 

Hispanic Caucus of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association:

National Black Association for Speech-Language and Hearing: