Last Revision: 21-Aug-2015 12:42 PM.
2015 AATSP-VA Scholarship Recipients
The winners of our two summer study scholarships were officially announced at the
Center for the Liberal Arts Spring Workshop for Spanish Teachers in April. Each
winner was presented with a certificate.|
Going to the University of Salamanca is Autumn Yates, at teacher at Edlin School.
This scholarship is courtesy of the Ministery of Education, Culture, and Sports at the Embassy of Spain.
It includes not only 3 weeks of language and culture classes, but several evening concerts and plays,
at lease one weekend excursion, and all room and board expenses.
Going to Costa Rica is Sherrie Colby, a teacher at Stony Brook High School.
This scholarship is courtesy of COSI/Máximo Nivel Language School. It includes
not only 2 weeks of language and culture classes, but full room and board.
The Virginia Chapter of AATSP provides help with the international flight, up to $300.00 for Costa Rica
and up to $500.00 for Spain.
For further information, contact
Sheila W. Cockey,
Scholarship Chair, AATSP-VA.
See photo essays of previous winners
Gail Mabe, Spain 2008
Tricia Marcarian, Mexico 2008
Patti Turpin, Mexico 2009
Jackie Yau, Spain 2009
Tanya Sollien, Mexico 2010
Rebecca Still, Salamanca 2010
Ashley Holland, Mexico 2011
Patrick Wininger, Salamanca 2011
Nathan Andes, Madrid 2013
Nitza Fernandez-Plaski, Costa Rica 2013
3 You Tube videos
Alex Shourds, Salamanca 2014
Interview with Alex
Video of a tapas lesson
Autumn Yates, Salamanca 2015 photo essay