A world-class institute of changemakers in the deaf and signing community.
Since 1864, we have been investing in and creating resources for deaf and hard of hearing children, their families, and the professionals who work with them.
Over 50 degree programs, with online and continuing education for personal and professional development.
Innovating solutions to break down barriers, and using science to prove what does and doesn’t work.
We make it easy for you to apply and enter here.
Ready to take the next step toward a college education?
Make lasting memories and grow in ways you never thought possible.
Jesse SaundersDirector, Youth ProgramsEmail
Casey Johnson-PasquaSpecialist, Youth ProgramsEmail
Alison O'HaraSpecialist, Youth Programs OperationsEmail
Registration and Submissions period: December 6th, 2021 from 8:00am EST through December 17, 2021 at 4:00pm EST*.
Awards ceremony live-streamed on January 21st
Announce winners & honorable mentions on Facebook starting after January 21st
Registration and Submissions period: February 21st from 8:00am EST through March 4th at 4:00pm EST*.
Awards ceremony live-streamed on April 1st
Announce winners & honorable mentions on Facebook starting after April 1st
*Note: Any submissions submitted before or after the designated opening and closing dates and times will not be accepted.
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Gallaudet University is a federally chartered private and premier university for the deaf and hard of hearing since 1864.
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800 Florida Avenue NE Washington, D.C. 20002
Spring 2021 – Dec 12Fall 2021 – May 15