THANK YOU for your interest in applying for a grant from Small Steps in Speech!

To better serve children with speech and language disorders, Small Steps in Speech will accept applications on behalf of children between 3 and 22 years of age at the time of the application deadline and families with a combined household income under $100,000 and will no longer accept applications from organizations, effective November 2, 2016.

Our next application deadline will be August 1, 2022.

Applications submitted for the February 1st deadline will be reviewed and you will receive an email from our Board of Directors with the outcome of that review by June 30, 2022.

If a grant is awarded to your child, the effective date of that grant will be July 21, 2022.

If applying by fax, please contact us at  or 888 577-3256 to confirm receipt.

Small Steps in Speech is not able to fund every qualified applicant. Awards are made to applicants with the most pressing therapeutic and resource needs within each quarterly applicant pool as available funds permit. 

For more information, please see our FAQs.


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