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Cochlear Americas Announces 2011 Graeme Clark Scholarship Winners
Date:2/17/2011

CENTENNIAL, Colo., Feb. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Cochlear Americas, the global leader in implantable hearing solutions, today announced the winners of the ninth annual Graeme Clark Scholarship awards. Five students have been selected to each receive up to $8,000 in financial assistance toward a degree at an accredited university, for a total of $40,000 in scholarship funds. Named for the inventor and pioneer of the cochlear implant, the program was established to honor Nucleus® Cochlear Implant recipients who are academically gifted and committed to leadership and humanity.

"This year's scholarship winners were selected from an inspirational pool of over 100 applicants from across the U.S. and Canada who have benefited through use of their cochlear implants," said Chris Smith, President, Cochlear Americas. "We would like to congratulate all of the scholarship recipients for their accomplishments and are pleased we can help support them with their academic goals and future dreams."

Each of the scholarship recipients will be honored at a recognition ceremony during Cochlear Celebration in Orlando, Florida on February 20, 2011. Attended by more than 1,200 people, Celebration is hosted by Cochlear Americas to provide Nucleus Cochlear Implant and Baha® recipients and their families the opportunity to learn and network in a fun and enchanting environment.

The scholarship winners being honored are:

  • Mark Burka (Fairfax, VA), a freshman at the University of Virginia studying accounting and economics. Burka was President of the National Honor Society as well as a member of his high school band, orchestra, and drumline.
  • Catherine Egeland (Birmingham, AL), a freshman at the University of Montevallo studying pre-med. Egeland was recognized in high school for her academic and artistic excellence, and named Youth Volunteer of the Year by the Birmingham YMCA.
  • Tyler McFar
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