2018 – A Record Breaking Year!

October 31, 2018

  • 571 funding submissions were received in 2018—a 31% increase over 2017.
  • 5.1 million in funding was requested in 2018.
  • 169 volunteer program reviewers participated in evaluating funding submissions and applications—a 37% increase over 2017.
  • A first in ASHFoundation history—the new Researcher Practitioner Collaboration Grant to support collaborative studies that will increase knowledge to improve services for individuals with communication disorders. In this grants inaugural year, the ASHFoundation received almost 40 submissions and four grants of $35,000 each were awarded at the 2018 Founders Breakfast. Meet our 2018 Researcher-Practitioner Collaboration Grant recipients.