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
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Designed for deaf and hard of hearing students entering Grades 10-12 who are ready to work on developing their transition plans; identify their interests and skills; and explore different potential careers during classes and Career Seminars. Students will also explore what vibrant Washington, D.C. has to offer.
Here's what you'll be doing:
Date of program: June 20-27, 2020 Program fee: $750 (limited scholarships available for families in need, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org) Who can attend: Deaf and hard of hearing college–bound students currently who will be in the 10th-12th grades in the fall of 2020.
Must show evidence that you are enrolled in a standard, local, or general high school diploma – track program. Please submit an unofficial transcript and/or letter from guidance/school counselor. Incomplete applications will not be processed.
Note: This camp is limited to 36 participants to give more personal attention to each camper. A limit of 6 students from each school will be accepted into the program. Campers can only attend the Discover Your Future camp once.
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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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