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ASHA Offers Grants for State Association Student Advocacy Initiatives


A grant of $1,000 is available to state associations interested in developing/increasing student participation in state advocacy day activities.


Grants will be awarded to state associations based on the application, budget allocation information, and agreement signature by the state association president. Results of the review team will be final. All funds are to be expended for advocacy day activities conducted in 2020 and projects will not be considered finished until the Student Advocacy Day Activities Final Report and Expenses Form (including receipts) are completed and submitted to ASHA. These reports and receipts are due within 60 days of the completion of your advocacy event(s) or October 29, 2021, whichever comes first.


  • Application Due: October 13, 2020
  • Award Notice: October 27, 2020
  • Payment Issued: November 17, 2020
  • Report Deadline: 60 days after advocacy event(s) or October 29, 2021, whichever comes first


State Association Application for Student Advocacy Form

Student Advocacy Day Activities Final Report and Expenses Form

Learn More About Including Students in Advocacy

Step-By-Step Guide to Planning a Successful Event

ASHA Contact

Susan Adams
Director of State Legislative & Regulatory Affairs
Phone: 301-296-5665

ASHA Corporate Partners