Congratulations to Ashley Mason, the recipient of the 2011 “Richard Gans Scholarship in Vestibular Science”. Ashley is a 3rd year Au.D. student at The Ohio State University who has excelled in academic achievement, clinical skills, and is interested in working with patients with balance disorders. Dr. Gans, an OSU alumnus (Ph.D.), created this annual award to recognize OSU students interested in the vestibular sciences. The AIB Education Foundation also supports an annual vestibular research award to the AAA Foundation.