Due Date: March 1, 2013 Award Ceremony: May 17, 2013
Award Notification: March 30, 2013 SSTESOL Conference, Orlando, FL
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 2013 Sunshine State TESOL Conference.
Award: $300 (10)
Guidelines & Criteria:
• You must be a member of Sunshine State TESOL.
• Only complete applications submitted by March 1, 2013 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 for publication in The Messenger and/or online forums. 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.