Purpose: To provide financial support for teachers, paraprofessionals, parent liaison and/or graduate students currently involved in TESOL, TEFL, Bilingual Education, Applied Linguistics or a related field.
Who’s Eligible: Any of the above pre-service or in-service professionals (a) who have not been awarded a SSTESOL travel grant in the past two years and (b) who will not be receiving support from their own institution to attend the 2018 Sunshine State TESOL Conference.
Award: $400 (10 awards will be given this year)
Guidelines & Criteria:
- You must be a member of Sunshine State TESOL. (If you are not a current member, you can get your membership here)
- Only complete applications submitted by Feb. 15th, 2018 will be considered. Complete applications consist of the application form and required essay that can be found below
- Recipients must participate in the entire conference.
- Recipients must provide a post-conference write-up of about 200-300 words regarding their conference experience. This document must be provided no later than two weeks post-conference and should include summaries of sessions attended, new ideas learned from the conference, and/or personal reflections on the SSTESOL conference experience.