This scholarship was founded in 1976 in memory of Kathy Northington, a deaf education major who lost her life in an auto accident during her junior year. A scholarship was established by her husband to recognize students majoring in deaf education.
- Two awards, approximately $260 each
- Achieve junior or senior status by fall semester
- Exhibit outstanding achievement as reflected by GPA
- Be a full-time student both fall and spring semesters
- Major in deaf education