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30 Scholarships Available
for Vision Professionals to Attend AER International Conference

Foundation for Blind Children and the Southwest Center for Assistive Technology Training are making 30 scholarships available for vision professionals to attend the 2024 AER International Conference in Charlotte, North Carolina, from July 24-28. This is an incredible opportunity for teachers of the visually impaired, orientation and mobility specialists, vision rehabilitation therapists, and other vision professionals.

CATT will Help send you to Charlotte to develop professionally, network with other people in the industry, and see new advancements in technology and techniques that will help you better serve your students.

AER International Conference

The Association for Education and Rehabilitation of the Blind and Visually Impaired (AER) is a professional membership organization dedicated to the education and advancement of vision professionals. AER promotes evidence-based practices, high quality standards, and giving voice to critical issues.

The AER International Conference will take place between July 24-28, 2024, in Charlotte, North Carolina. Over 700 professionals are expected to attend. Join AER and CATT Southwest for an enriching conference full of exhibiters, speakers, trainers, as well as fun excursions.

We want to Help You Attend the AER International Conference

As the Diamond Sponsor of this year’s AER International Conference, CATT is excited to offer 30 scholarships for Certified Teachers of the Visually Impaired and/or educational professionals who directly support school-age students who are blind/low vision to attend the event.

Grant recipients will receive a FULL CONFERENCE REGISTRATION and LODGING to attend the event.

*Any costs associated with travel and meals will be at the expense of the recipient. 

Apply for a Scholarship

If you are interested in applying for a scholarship, please complete the electronic form using the link below.

CATT Sponsorship Application – AER International 2024

If you have any questions or concerns, please reach out to

Niraj Parikh
CATT Program Manager

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