2018 GATESOL Member Project/Professional Development Grant II: Adult Education or Higher Education
Who’s Eligible: Any current Georgia TESOL member who works with ELLs in adult or higher education
Purpose: The purpose of the grant is to support classroom/research projects and promote the professional development of an ELL teacher who works with students in an adult ed program or higher education institution, or an ELL teacher educator who is a current member in good standing of Georgia TESOL and has a worthy plan or goal that will benefit ELL students, but lacks the resources or materials to achieve this goal.
Amount: up to $1000
Definitions: Project: any classroom project or research project that will directly benefit ELL students. Professional Development: activities such as ELL teacher training classes, webinars, professional workshops, and pre-conference institutes.
Note: This grant cannot be used for any travel, conference registrations, or conference presentations.
Review Committee: Three or more Members-at-Large of the Georgia TESOL Executive Board will conduct a blind review of all complete applications.
Criteria: Applications will be evaluated on the basis of (a) rationale, (b) relevance for ELL students, (c) objectives, (d) implementation plan, (e) your evaluation of the project, (f) budget, and (g) plan for sharing.