NCSA Awards 2010 Cornett Memorial Scholarship to Michael McAllister
May 3, 2010—Bethesda, MD—The National Cued Speech Association (NCSA) announces the award of the R. Orin Cornett Memorial Scholarship to Michael McAllister (North Carolina). The R. Orin Cornett Scholarship Fund, which supports qualified individuals who are deaf and hard of hearing in their post-secondary endeavors, makes this award possible.
“Providing scholarships to deaf cuers was part of Dr. Cornett’s vision. We are proud to award this scholarship in his name to a cuer like Michael who is such a clear example of how Cued Speech helps deaf students reach their potential. We wish Michael the best of luck in realizing his dreams,” said NCSA Interim President Cathy Quenin.
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