News

Back to All News
teacher sitting on desk and smiling with students working in the background

Up to $6k Scholarship for Future Language Educators Graduating HS, Due: 5/31

May 15, 2024

Background: Dedicated to addressing the national shortage of language educators, this award offers scholarships to graduating high school seniors committed to teaching languages other than English.


Eligibility Requirements:
🇺🇸 U.S. citizens, nationals, or permanent residents in U.S. secondary schools
🎓 Anticipating high school diploma completion
📚 Planning to pursue language educator credentialing at accredited U.S. post-secondary institutions
📝 Taken at least two years of the same language in high school or proficiency assessment
📈 Maintained 3.0 GPA or higher

Application Guidelines:
📝 Complete online application
📄 Upload high school transcript and acceptance letter from college
💬 Personal essay (max 200 words)
📜 Letter of recommendation from high school language teacher
📧 Teachers to submit recommendation letters to contact@languageconnectsfoundation.org

Scholarship Amount:
💰 $1,500 per academic year, renewable three times for a total of $6,000 per recipient.

Deadline:
📅 May 31, 2024


APPLY HERE


 

Categories: News, Scholarships