1. 2016 Southeast TESOL Travel Grant Application

Who’s Eligible: Any current Georgia TESOL member.

Purpose: This grant was created to support a teacher or a teacher trainer/supervisor who wishes to attend the 2016 Southeast TESOL Regional Convention.

Amount: Up to $2000

Criteria: Applications are examined for evidence of (a) how attendance at the Southeast TESOL Regional Conference will further the applicant’s professional development, (b) how attendance will benefit the applicant’s ELL community, (c) demonstrated need of financial assistance to attend the convention, and (d) how applicant will share what was learned with Georgia TESOL colleagues.

To Apply: Complete online application on Survey Monkey and submit one letter of recommendation as a Word document, to LHorne@marietta-city.k12.ga.us. The application and recommendation letter must be received by the application due date or your application will be considered incomplete.

Due Date: Applications and supporting documents must be submitted on or before May 15.

Review Committee: Three or more Members-at-Large of the Georgia TESOL Executive Board will conduct a blind review of all complete applications.

* 1. How will attendance at the Southeast TESOL conference further your professional development?

* 2. How will your attendance at the Southeast TESOL Regional Conference benefit your ELL community?

* 3. Describe your financial need. Identify all sources of secured and potential funding. For potential funding, include when you expect to know whether or not you will receive that funding.

* 4. How will you share what you learned with Georgia TESOL colleagues?