The upcoming CI2018 Emerging Issues Symposium premier clinical research cochlear implant meeting in the United States this year and as such is a special learning opportunity for students, fellows, and postdoctoral scholars in the hearing sciences. A special student rate is available. Those eligible for the special rate will be asked to provide identification indicating they are in a full-time status.
Student scholarships are offered annually by the American Cochlear Implant Alliance for these meetings. Scholarships are intended for full-time students, fellows and post doctoral scholars who have a clinical or research interest in cochlear implants. Awards will include registration, a $120 travel stipend to help offset expenses, and a one-year student membership in ACI Alliance.
The deadline to submit scholarship applications for CI2018 DC Emerging Issues in Cochlear Implantation was November 30, 2017. Scholarship awards will be announced in January, 2018. Students are encouraged to register for the conference at the student rate of $280 (which includes many meals). If selected for a scholarship, the registration fee will be refunded.