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 $125,000 and will no longer accept applications from organizations, effective November 2, 2016.

Please note that if you are applying for a grant for the August 1st deadline you will receive an email as to the outcome of the application’s review by September 30th.  In the event your child is awarded a grant, the effective date of the grant contract will be October 21, 2017.

Reminder that the next deadline for applications is November 1.

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

For more information, please see our FAQs.

Individuals Grant Page

Individual Grant Application

Please note that Small Steps in Speech has received special funding from the Childhood Apraxia of Speech Association of North America (CASANA) in support of children who live in or near locations that were part of the 2016 Walk for Children with Apraxia. Please review the list of Walk Cities below and if applicable, add the city that is within 50 miles of your home to your application on page 7.

List of 2016 Walk Locations for Applicants with Childhood Apraxia of Speech


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