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Conference Attendee Travel Stipend for the AATSP Annual Conference

CONFERENCE ATTENDEE TRAVEL STIPENDS FOR AATSP CONFERENCE

 

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Saturday, December 31, 2016 for attendance at the 2017 AATSP Conference

The AATSP offers fifteen Conference Attendee Travel Stipends that are distributed in four categories: five stipends are available for graduate students; five stipends are available for faculty in K-12 institutions or 4-year post-secondary institutions; three stipends are available for faculty members in community colleges; two stipends are available for mid-career faculty members. If any of the categories fall short in the number of qualified applications received, then the Selection Committee may make additional awards to the remaining categories.

Graduate Students (Regular Members) Up to five stipends of $500 each. Applicants must be graduate students in a field related to Spanish or Portuguese and must never have attended an AATSP conference (prior to 2017). Stipend recipients will represent various geographic regions. Click here to download the Graduate Student Application Form in Word Format. Fill in, save, and then send as an attachment in an email message.

Faculty (Regular Members) Up to five stipends of $500 each. Applicants must be faculty members in a K-12 setting or in a 4-year, post-secondary institution and must never have attended an AATSP conference (prior to 2017). Stipend recipients will represent various geographic regions and levels of instruction. Click here to download the Faculty Application Form: Four-Year Institutions in Word Format. Fill in, save, and then send as an attachment in an email message.

Community College Faculty (Regular Members) Up to three stipends of $500 each. Applicants must be faculty members in a 2-year, post-secondary institution and must never have attended an AATSP conference (prior to 2017). Stipend recipients will represent various geographic regions. Click here to download the Faculty Application Form: Two-Year Institutions in Word Format. Fill in, save, and then send as an attachment in an email message.

Mid-Career Faculty: (Regular Members) Up to two stipends of $500.00 each. Applicants must be faculty members in a K-12 setting or post-secondary institution, must have been an AATSP member for at least five years and must not have attended an AATSP conference for at least three previous years. Stipend recipients will represent various geographic regions. Click here to download the Mid-Career Faculty Application Form in Word Format. Fill in, save and then send as an attachment in an email message.

 

Eligibility

  1. Member of the AATSP at the time of application and for the Conference year
  2. Teacher of Spanish and/or Portuguese, K-16
  3. See above criteria for eligibility for each of the four categories of the Conference Attendee Travel Stipend.
  4. AATSP members are eligible to receive only one of the following: a summer scholarship OR a Conference Attendee Travel Stipend OR a Junior-Senior Faculty Mentor Travel Stipend OR a Mead Travel and Study/Research Travel Stipend

Application

  • All materials must be submitted via e-mail with attachments.
  • Submit one copy of each of the following items:

     A. Completed Application Form that includes information about:

  1. Your teaching experience
  2. Current position and classes taught
  3. A statement of your teaching goals and how attendance at the AATSP Conference will help you meet those goals
  4. A brief plan for how you will share ideas from the AATSP Conference with colleagues
  5. Signature of a supervisor who verifies your
    a. employment status (for faculty members)
    b. OR graduate status (for graduate students)

     B. Curriculum vitae or resume - Maximum two-pages in length

Responsibilities of Winners

  1. Winners must attend the entire AATSP Conference including special events.
  2. Winners must stay in the AATSP Conference Hotel for the duration of the conference.
  3. Winners must attend the annual Awards Banquet to be recognized as a recipient of the Conference Attendee Travel Stipend. The Awards Banquet will be held during the AATSP Conference in Chicago, Illinois on Saturday, July 8, 2017.
  4. After the Conference, winners must submit receipts for personal, conference-related expenses (transportation, hotel, conference registration, and meals) for up to $500.00 to Roberta Miller, Director of Financial Services, by August 15, 2017.

DEADLINE: Saturday, December 31, 2016

Send completed form and materials via e-mail to:

EMAIL ADDRESS: scholarships@aatsp.org
SUBJECT LINE: AATSP Scholarship Application
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