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TESOL Now Accepting Applications for Awards

by Meghan Moran | 07/25/2018
TESOL is now accepting applications for awards and grants to honor excellence in service to the field and to enable TESOL members to attend the annual TESOL Convention & English Language Expo.

Award and grant categories:

Convention Travel Grants & Scholarships: TESOL International Association annually awards more than US$50,000 in travel grants and registration scholarships to help TESOL members attend the annual TESOL Convention & English Language Expo. Applications for funding to attend TESOL 2019 in Atlanta, Georgia, USA must be received by 1 November 2018.

Awards for Excellence & Service
: These awards recognize TESOL professionals for their service to the association and/or scholarship in the field of English language teaching. Applications must be received by 1 November 2018.

Rosa Aronson TESOL Professional Learning Scholarships: These scholarships provide professional learning opportunities to TESOL professionals from underserved countries. Applications must be received by 1 November 2018.

Teaching Materials Grant: This grant funds the purchase of student classroom learning materials and/or teacher-related materials to support adult ESL education programs in the United States. Applications must be received by 30 September 2018.

For more information, please visit the TESOL Awards & Grants webpage