Arlene Long Memorial Fund Application

Applicants that meet eligibility requirements may proceed to fill out the application form below.

Individual Eligibility
An individual is eligible to apply for the ALMEF fund if he/she is a current DHCC member, has not received funding from DHCC in the past year and meets one or more of the following criteria:

  • Is current working interpreter for DHCC
  • Is current working ASL instructor for DHCC
  • Is close to qualifying as an ASL instructor for DHCC and needs additional training
  • Is close to qualifying as an interpreting for DHCC and needs additional training

Acceptable Programs
The following types of continuing education and training programs meet the eligibility for funding:

  • Workshops
  • Non-credit classes
  • Post-secondary classes
  • Professional conferences

Reciprocity
In return for the scholarship, a recipient of the Arlene Long Scholarship funding will reciprocate to DHCC and/or the Deaf community by choosing to contribute in one of the following ways:

  • Volunteering at DHCC
  • Working for the DHCC Emergency Service and/or CIP
  • Joining a DHCC committee
  • Volunteering with PSAD
  • Volunteering with an agency or consumer organization with a mission similar to DHCC.