1. 2017 Community Support Grant

Who’s Eligible: Any Georgia non-profit association working to support ELL teachers and/or students

Purpose: This grant was created to support non profit community organizations who are working to support the interests of ELL professionals and/or students in the state of Georgia.

Amount: Up to $1000

Criteria: Applications are examined for evidence of (a) how the non-profit organization will benefit ELL teachers and/or students, (b) a well thought-out plan for the specific project or event which the funding will support, and (c) demonstrated need of financial assistance.

The applicant must request one letter of recommendation written in a Word document. The recommendation letter must be submitted to lhorne@marietta-city.k12.ga.us with the subject line “Recommendation Letter for the Community Support Grant for X”. The letter must be received before the deadline below.

Due Date: Applications and recommendation letters must be submitted on or before Oct 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. Please provide a description of the non-profit organization. Provide information regarding how the organization seeks to benefit ELL teachers and/or students.

* 2. Please describe the specific project or event for which your organization is requesting financial assistance.

* 3. Describe your financial need. Please include a detailed, itemized budget that clearly identifies the anticipated costs as well as all sources of secured and potential funding. Explain how the funds from Georgia TESOL will be used.

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