"Speaking as someone who is about to enter the professional world, it's easy to know you are implementing the best practices when you are learning from the best in the field."
Anna Saylor, 2019 Fellowship Award winner

"Not only did I gain a mentor from the fellow program, I also created foundations for future collaborative research partnerships and professional relationships with my soon-to-be colleagues."
Jessica Salley, MS, CCC-SLP, 2019 Fellowship Award winner

Now is the time to submit your application for the 2020 ANCDS Fellowship Awards.  The ANCDS Fellowship is a great way to learn about the latest trends and studies in neurologic communication disorders, network with peers and mentors, and build relationships to elevate your career.

Learn more about eligibility and application requirements here.  The application deadline is Friday, June 5, 2020, 5:00pm (EDT).  (Applications submitted after the deadline will not be accepted.)

2020 ANCDS Fellowship Award winners receive the following:

  • a one-year ANCDS Membership for the 2021 membership year,
  • free registration for attendance at the 2020 ANCDS Annual Meeting*,
  • an invitation to attend a "Fellow-Mentor Networking Breakfast" the morning of the 2020 ANCDS Annual Meeting,
  • a complimentary ticket for the 2020 ANCDS Annual Meeting Luncheon, and
  • an invitation to attend a "Student Fellowship Social Event" following the 2020 ANCDS Annual Meeting.

*Due to current circumstances, the ANCDS Executive Board recognizes the possibility that an in-person meeting may not be possible this year.  They have considered the impact of a virtual meeting on the Student Fellowship Program and are working on plans to fully support the Student Fellows in the event that we do move the meeting to a virtual format.  Learn more here.

Questions or concerns? Contact:
Miriam Carroll-Alfano, Ph.D., CCC-SLP, CBIS
Chair, ANCDS Fellowship Award Committee
[email protected]


ANCDS Central Office
[email protected]

Apply today!